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GSCA Updates - September 2014

"On Point"993

2014 GSCA National Specialty/Hunt Test, Oconomowoc, WI
September 28, 2014 to October 3, 2014

2014 GSCA National Trial & Championships, Eureka, KS
Begins November 3, 2014

Important Notes - GSCA National Specialty - Deadlines
Valid AKC DNA Required for ALL National Events

  • September 10, 2014 - Entries close, Roy Jones Dog Shows, Superintendent - National Specialty and Events - September 29 - October 1, 2014
  • September 10, 2014 - Entries close, Roy Jones Dog Shows, Superintendent - Regional Specialty - October 2, 2014
  • September 10, 2014 - Entries close - Roy Jones Dog Shows, (Info Only) - National Hunt Test - October 3, 2014 - Connie Rhoden, Hunt Test Secretary (WI)
  • September 10, 2014 - Entries close - Roy Jones Dog Shows, Superintendent - National Agility Trial - September 28, 2014, Julie Ashley - Trial Secretary (OH)
  • All meals and hospitality close
  • Grooming Reservations close
  • RV Reservations close
  • Senior Handling Pre-entry closes (gate entries still taken)
  • Silent Auction deadline for catalog inclusion
  • Trophy Donations deadline for catalog inclusion
  • Vendor reservations close

"On Point" serves as a quick glance for members and visitors to find items of interest showcasing club events involving our beloved Gordon Setters as well as current updates and renewals.


The 2014 GSCA National Specialty will be held in Oconomowoc, Wisconsin in late September 2014. The 2014 GSCA National Specialty Website will provide you with details of the upcoming specialty.

 

2014 GSCA National Field Trial and Championships

Bechtel Ranch, Eureka, KS
November 3, 2014

 


Health & Genetics Information - Progressive Retinal Atrophy (PRA) Testing

PRA (progressive retinal atrophy) testing is now available through the Animal Health Trust (AHT) in the UK or the Orthopedic Foundation for Animals (OFA/University of Missouri) in the USA. Both labs use identical methodology and the results are sent directly to the owner.


New Legislative Liaison Announcement

From the May 2014 - GSCA News - President's Message

Charles Kushell (CA) has graciously volunteered to be our new Legislative Liaison. Thank you, Chuck, for taking on this very important function. Thank you also to Jay Kitchener who served in this capacity previously.

(More information, as far as contact information for Charles, will be added as it becomes available).


Now available online! The Gordon Setter Health Survey: Final Report by Margaret R. Slater, DVM, PhD:


DNA REQUIREMENT FOR ALL NATIONAL EVENTS

Don’t forget that ALL dogs (except ILP/PAL) dogs must have a valid AKC DNA number to enter GSCA National Events.


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