Suspended KUSA members

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Suspended KUSA members

This list of persons suspended in terms of KUSA Disciplinary Rules was updated in August 2015. The information below does not contain the full documentation or report for each case, but rather a summary to inform KUSA members thereof.

Complaints and evidence lodged with the secretary for the purposes of disciplinary procedures are privileged and permission to obtain access to the information may only be given by FEDCO on application.

List of suspended persons on August 2015

Mr JW van Ardt (Gauteng)
(2001) Expulsion for Life (all KU activities)

Mrs L van Niekerk (Gauteng)
From 10.6.2010 for Life:
Rule 8.1:
Expulsion from membership of KUSA and any affiliated club for life.
Rule 8.2:
Suspension from taking part in or having any connection with or attending any show, obedience classes, working trials or field trial or other event held under KUSA licence or from acting as an officer of any club, for life.
Rule 8.3
Disqualification from registration, recording, transfer, exhibition or competition of all dogs owned by her jointly or separately or recorded in her name or owned and registered or recorded by her jointly with another or others or owned and registered or recorded in the name of a nominee, or the progeny of any dogs owned by her or owned or registered or recorded by her jointly with another or others, or owned or registered or recorded in the name of a nominee, for life
Rule 8.5:
Disqualification from judging at or taking part in the management of a show, obedience classes, working trials or field trials or other event held under KUSA licence, for life.

Mrs GM Vermaak (Sothis Kennels - Gauteng)
(July 2009) for Life:
Rule 8.1 Expulsion from Membership of the Kennel Union for life;
Rule 8.4 Removal from any Kennel Union Register of Record, withdrawal of any certificates or award to any dog registered or recorded by virtue of misrepresentation or false information provided.
The registrations of the following two litters of Rough Collies born 11.5.2007 and 23.11.2007 have been cancelled.
Litter born 11.5.2007 (6 ‘sable & white’ puppies):
Reg nos BZ002939; BZ002940; BZ002941; BZ002942; BZ002943; BZ002944
Litter born on 23.11.2007 (5 ‘sable & white’ puppies):
BZ114304; BZ114305; BZ114306; BZ114307; BZ114308;

Mr ST Mattheys and Mrs MS Mattheys (Gauteng)
From 1.11.2009:
Rule 8.1 Expulsion from membership of the Kennel Union and any Affiliated club for Life:
Rule 8.9 The above “life expulsion”  is suspended in full, but only after an initial period of two years has elapsed since the penalty came into effect and on condition that the Defendants must re-apply for KUSA membership after this period, which membership can only be approved in the event of the Defendants, at the sole discretion of Exco, having met certain conditions and have further paid the fine in full as referred to below.
Rule  8.2 - suspended from taking part in or having any connection with or attending any Show, Obedience Classes, Working Trials or Field Trials or other event held under KUSA license or from acting as an officer of any Club.
Rule 8.6 and 9.1 – fine of R6000 (jointly) to be paid on or before 30 October 2009.  Ito provisions of Rule 9.3 of Sch 1, in the event of the Defendants making default in payment of this fine imposed on them, they shall for so long as such default continues, be suspended as provided for in Rule  9.2 of Schedule 1 pending the decision of the Federal Council on such alternative penalties that may be determined as the result of a default.
[Note: No appeal lodged and no fine paid.]

Mr C Clark (Cape) – DSC 7.11.2013
7.11.2013 for Life
8.1 of Schedule 1:
Expulsion for life, in terms of the provisions of Rule 8.1 of Schedule 1, from Membership of the Kennel Union and any Affiliated Club;

8.2 of Schedule 1:
In terms of the provisions of Rule 8.2 of Schedule 1, the Defendant is suspended from taking part in or having any connection with or attending any KUSA licensed Show, Obedience Classes, Working Trial or Field Trial or any other event held under a Kennel Union license or from acting as an officer of any KUSA Affiliated Club for life.

8.3 of  Schedule 1
In terms of the provisions of Rule 8.3 of Schedule 1, the Defendant is disqualified from registration, recording, transfer, exhibition or competition of all dogs owned by him or registered or recorded in his name, or owned and registered or recorded by him jointly with another or others, or owned and registered or recorded in the name of a nominee, or the progeny of any dogs owned by him or owned or registered or recorded by him jointly with another or others, or owned or registered or recorded in the name of a nominee, for life;

8.5 of  Schedule 1
In terms of the provisions of Rule 8.5 of Schedule 1, the Defendant is disqualified from judging at or taking part in the management of a Show, Obedience Classes, Working Trial or Field Trial or other event held under a Kennel Union licence, for life;
(No appeal was lodged)

Dr L Powell (KZN)
From 19.6.2014 for Life:
Rule 8.1:
Expulsion from membership of KUSA and any affiliated club for life.
Rule 8.2:
Suspension from taking part in or having any connection with or attending any show, obedience classes, working trials or field trial or other event held under KUSA licence or from acting as an officer of any club, for life.
Rule 8.3
Disqualification from registration, recording, transfer, exhibition or competition of all dogs owned by her jointly or separately or recorded in her name or owned and registered or recorded by her jointly with another or others or owned and registered or recorded in the name of a nominee, or the progeny of any dogs owned by her or owned or registered or recorded by her jointly with another or others, or owned or registered or recorded in the name of a nominee, for life
Rule 8.5:
Disqualification from judging at or taking part in the management of a show, obedience classes, working trials or field trials or other event held under KUSA licence, for life.
Applications to transfer dogs out Dr Powell’s ownership will be considered at the discretion of the Executive Committee.]

Mr BM Brits (Gauteng)
19.6.2014 for Life:
Rule 8.1:
Expulsion from membership of KUSA and any affiliated club for life.
No appeal was lodged.

Mrs K van den Berg (Cape)
Wef 7.7.2015 for Life:
Rule 11.1.1:
Permanent expulsion from membership of KUSA and of any Club;

Rule 11.1.3:
disqualification for life from registration, recording, transfer, exhibition or competition or evaluation of a dog owned by him or her or registered or recorded in his or her name, or jointly with another or others, or in the name of a nominee, or of the progeny of such a dog;

Rule 11.1.4:
removal from any of the official Registers kept by the KUSA of all dogs registered or recorded by virtue of misrepresentation or false information supplied;

In this regard the registrations of the following Shih Tzus are cancelled:

Silkyways Matteo Loverboy ZA009482B12 – dob 20.12.2011, together with progeny consisting of four litters:

6 puppies born on 25.4.2013:
Reg Nos: ZA032996B13 (B), ZA032998B13 (B), ZA032999B13 (B), ZA033001B13 (B), ZA033004B13 (D), ZA033006B13 (D),

4 puppies born on 6.5.2013:
Reg Nos:
ZA033010B13 (B), ZA033011B13 (B), ZA033012B13 (B), ZA033013B13 (D),

4 puppies born on 10.6.2013:
Reg Nos:
ZA033014B13 (B), ZA033015B13 (B), ZA033016B13 (B), ZA033016B13 (D)

4 puppies born on 27.11.2013:
Reg Nos:
ZA039028B14 (D), ZA039029B14 (B), ZA039030B14 (B), ZA039031B14 (B)
 
Further Shih Tzu registrations cancelled due to false information supplied:
5 puppies born on 16.3.2011:
Reg Nos:
ZA011366B11 (B), ZA011369B11 (D), ZA011371B11 (D), ZA011373B11 (D), ZA011375B11 (D)

6 puppies born on 24.9.2012
Reg Nos:
ZA022772B13 (D), ZA022773B13 (D), 022774B13 (D), ZA022775B13 (D), ZA022776B13 (D), ZA022777B13 (D)

5 puppies born on 05.10.2012
Reg Nos:
ZA022779B13 (B), ZA022780B13 (D), ZA022781B13 (D), ZA022782B13 (D), ZA022783B13 (D)