The GSDCNO, Inc. encourages people interested in our breed to come to meetings, dog shows and other events to join in the fun and gain knowledge of this wonderful dog, our German Shepherd Dog. We welcome new members interested in all venues, be it conformation, performance events, or family companion.
Requirements for membership are as follows:
Any person who is of good moral character and in good standing with the American Kennel Club and who is interested in the furtherance of the objects and purposes of the Club, shall be eligible for election as a member.
Applicants should be 18 years of age or older. To apply, each applicant will be given a copy of the Constitution and By-Laws and shall apply on a GSDCNO, Inc. application form. The applicant should read and agree to abide by the Constitution and By-Laws of the GSDCNO, Inc. The applicant must be endorsed by two members, not of the same family. Accompanying the application, the prospective member shall submit dues payment for the current year. One-half the dues shall be submitted by those making application after July 1st.
To be elected to membership, each applicant MUST attend two(2) regular club meetings before the application can be voted on by the club members. Upon the attendance of two club meetings, the application will be voted on by the members present. An application must receive a ¾ affirmative vote of the members present and voting to attain membership in the club.
Each applicant, after being voted on will be notified in writing by the corresponding secretary with one (1) week as to whether or not they have been accepted.
Puppy Photo Courtesy of Joan Fox