THE KENNEL UNION OF SOUTHERN AFRICA MINUTES OF A MEETING OF THE EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE OF KUSA HELD AT 13H00 ON TUESDAY, 22 SEPTEMBER 2020, VIA SKYPE
1. ATTENDANCE, APOLOGIES & ANNOUNCEMENTS
Via Skype: Mr RB Jenkins (BJ) (Chair), Brig Gen NJ du Preez (NdP) (Vice-Chair), Mr M Alberts (MA),
Mrs Y Jefferies (YJ), Mrs S Meyer (SM), Mr MCA Anderson (MCA).
Staff in Attendance: Mr K Farmer (KF) (Office Manager), Mrs A Bastick (AB) (Club Affairs), Mrs Z Petersen (ZP) (Administrator).
Apologies: Mrs P Midgley
The following deaths have been noted with sadness: - Nil
The Minutes of the meeting held on 18.08.2020 were formally adopted.
3. ANY MATTERS ARISING FROM PREVIOUS MINUTES
3.1 SA Dog Show Manager (Pty) Ltd (Exco 10-19 item 10.2, Exco 11-19 item 3.3, Exco 02-20 item 3.1, Exco 03-20 item 3.1, Exco 04-20 item 3.1, Exco 05-20 item 3.1, Exco 06-20 item 3.1, Exco 07-20 item 3.1, Exco 08-20 item 3.1)
Follow-up on outstanding monies owed to Clubs.
After discussion on this matter, NdP advised that the Chairmen of the Clubs defrauded should lay a formal complaint with SAPS against the Company as well as the Company Director in his personal capacity, should they have the relevant proof. This may however only be done once a decision is taken at a Club Committee meeting. YJ advised that she will liaise with the Clubs affected to gauge whether they wish to pursue the matter.
3.2 Protection of KUSA Trademark – Registration with CIPC ( Exco 01-2020 item 10.2, Exco 02-20 item 3.3, Exco 03.20 item 3.2, Exco 04-20 item 3.2, Exco 05-20 item 3.2, Exco 06-20 item 3.2, Exco 07-20 item 3.2, Exco 08-20 item 3.2)
Delayed due to COVID-19 contingency plans taking priority.
Work in progress.
3.3 GSD Liaison Council SGM
GSDLC SGM held on 22 August 2020 – Minutes of the GSD Liaison Council received and distributed. Further correspondence received thereafter also attended to.
4. KUSA OFFICE
4.1 Office Report
Report attached to agenda.
After discussion the Office Report was approved.
Reports for August 2020 attached to agenda.
After discussion, the Financial Reports for July 2020 were approved.
5.1 DISCIPLINARY SUB-COMMITTEE
5.1.1 DSC Workshop (Exco 01-2020 item 5.1.2, Exco 02-2020 Item 5.1.2, Exco 03-2020 item 5.1.1, Exco 04- 2020 item 5.1.1, Exco 05-2020 item 5.1.1, Exco 06-2020 item 5.1.1, Exco 07-20 item 5.1.1, Exco 08-20 item 5.1.1)
NdP undertook to produce a manual after the lockdown, with the assistance of BJ, for the information of DSC members. Thereafter a Skype meeting will be arranged. BJ and NdP to liaise on suitable date to hold the Skype meeting.
Work in progress.
5.2.1 Applications for Second Championship Shows
188.8.131.52 Limpopo Bull Terrier Club
The Limpopo Bull Terrier Club is requesting to host a second Championship Show together with its first Championship Show on the 11 th October 2020. The First Championship Show was cancelled due to COVID-19.
They wish to join SA Bull Terrier Club’s first & second Championship Shows which are being held on the 10th October 2020.
Both Clubs are collaborating in the hopes of attracting exhibitors for a 4-show Specialist Weekend.
The Limpopo Bull Terrier Club has no outstanding documents or payments .
5.2.2 Schedule 3 Reg 14 – Exclusion of Dogs & Reg 19.8
184.108.40.206 Temporary Exclusion Order (TEO) ( Exco 01-2020 item 220.127.116.11, Exco 02-2020 item 18.104.22.168, Exco 03- 2020 item 22.214.171.124, Exco 04-2020 item 126.96.36.199, Exco 05 -.2020 item 188.8.131.52 Exco 06-2020 item 184.108.40.206, Exco 07-2020 item 220.127.116.11, Exco 08-20 item 18.104.22.168)
KF to arrange a Skype meeting to discuss the revised TEO Procedure ‘final’ document circulated by BJ on 01.04.2020. All existing forms and constitutional references are to be circulated to Exco members prior to the Skype meeting. Feedback on the Skype meeting held on the 01/10/2020 to be discussed at the Exco 10-20 meeting.
Work in progress.
5.2.4 OTHER CLUB / SHOW MATTERS
COVID-19 STATE OF DISASTER - SHOW STATUS
AB reports that the office is working with the Shows Task Team on presenting an updated Events Calendar and processing Show applications. The office has received approximately 18 show applications to date.
NdP raised concerns regarding compliance to COVID regulations at Shows as well as the wearing of masks by Judges. BJ to liaise with Mrs Carol Immelman (CI) and raise concerns expressed by NdP.
5.2.5 KUSA Classic
All the 2020 KUSA Classic Events have been postponed or cancelled due to COVID-19. BJ will report on any further information from the Task Team established to consider the allocation of new Show Dates.
5.3 JUDGES EDUCATION COUNCIL (JEC)
5.7 WORKING TRIALS (CLASSIC) & WORKING UTILITY DOG (WUD )
5.8 FIELD TRIALS - Nil
The following person has completed all requirements in terms of Schedule 5J to become a Helper (IGP).
Mr T Smit (GAU)
Noted with congratulations.
5.10 DOG JUMPING
The following candidate was successful in passing the Schedule 3 Exam (passed Schedule 5D in February 2020)
Mrs H Coetzee (GAU)
Noted with congratulations.
5.14 APTITUDE TESTING
5.15 TEMPERAMENT TESTING – HEALTH
5.16 TRACKING TRIALS (TT)
5.17 DOG DANCING
5.18 NEW DOGSPORT – RALLY OBEDIENCE
5.19.1 Communications sent to Fedco Members:
14.08.20 Suomen Kennelliitto - Finska Kennelklubben (FKK): Breeding Ban.
24.08.20 The Kynological Federation of Uzbekistan – New Export Pedigree.
25.08.20 Cancellation of the 2020 FCI European Cup for Hounds.
09.09.20 FCI Rally Obedience Commission: Cancellation of face-to-face meetings to be replaced by Skype meetings.
09.09.20 FCI Breeding Commission: Documentation for the Skype meeting to be held 19 September 2020 via Skype.
14.09.20 FCI Rescue Dogs Seminar 2020 - FCI World Championships - Rescue Dog Teams 2020/Individuals 2021: Cancelled and Postponed.
14.09.20 Minutes of the FCI Agility Committee meeting in Tallinn, Estonia–1st and 2nd of February 2020.
14.09.20 Minutes of the Online Meeting of the FCI Dog Dancing Commission 4 - 5 July 2020.
14.09.20 FCI Commission for Retrievers: Minutes of 1st meeting held 10.02.20 and 3rd meeting held 18.06.20 via Skype.
14.09.20 Minutes of the FCI Rescue Dog Commission meeting held February 29th — 01 March 2020 in Craiova, Romania.
14.09.20 Minutes of the meeting of the FCI Mondioring Commission in Vac, Hungary, on 08 February 2020.
14.09.20 FCI Flyball Commission: Minutes of meeting held 05-06 June 2020 via Skype.
14.09.20 FCI Show Judges Commission: Minutes of the Meeting held 01 February 2020 in Palma de Mallorca, Spain.
15.09.20 FCI Shows Commission: Minutes of the Meeting held 01 February 2020 in Palma de Mallorca, Spain.
15.09.20 FCI Rally Obedience Commission: Minutes of the Skype meeting held on 13 March 2020.
16.09.20 FCI Commission for Breeding: Meeting Invitation – Zoom 19/09/2020.
6. BREED COUNCILS/LIAISON COUNCILS
6.1 Unconfirmed Minutes of the GSDLC SGM held 22/08/2020 via Skype.
Circulated on 01/09/2020.
7. AREA REPORTS
7.1 DISTRICTS OF GAUTENG & SURROUNDS PROVINCIAL COUNCIL
7.1.1 Unconfirmed Minutes of a meeting of DOGSPC held on 11/08/2020 via Zoom.
Circulated on 01/09/2020.
7.2 KWAZULU-NATAL PROVINCIAL COUNCIL – Nil.
7.3 NORTHERN AREAS PROVINCIAL COUNCIL
7.3.1 Unconfirmed Minutes of a meeting of the NAPC held on 20/08/2020 via Zoom.
7.4 WESTERN CAPE PROVINCIAL COUNCIL
7.4.1 Unconfirmed Minutes of a meeting of the WCPC held on 27/07/2020 via Zoom.
7.5 EASTERN CAPE & BORDER PROVINCIAL COUNCIL - Nil
7.6 FREE STATE & NORTHERN CAPE PROVINCIAL COUNCIL – Nil.
8. ELECTION OF KENNEL UNION MEMBERS IN TERMS OF ARTICLE 10(1)
8.1 49 New Members and 38 Lapsed Members were elected.
9. ANY OTHER BUSINESS
9.1 Applications for Affiliation/Closure – Nil
9.2 Amendments to Club Constitutions
Delete words in [brackets] and insert words underlined.
9.2.1 Free State Staffordshire Bull Terrier Club
At its meeting held 25 March 2020, the Club members agreed to move their financial year end to June of each year.
Clause 19 FINANCIAL YEAR
(a) The financial year of the club shall run from the [
1st of February ] 1st July to [ 31st January ] 30th June.
9.2.2 Cape Welsh Corgi Club
At its meeting held 22 August 2020, the Club members agreed to adopt the KUSA Specimen Specialist Club Constitution in its entirety.
(See Constitution attached).
9.3 Schedule 2 Reg. 4.6 & 4.7 Dispensation for Registration
Biewer Terrier (Reg. 4.7 Late Registration).
Litter whelped 06 April 2019, two (2) puppies, breeder, Mrs N van den Heever.
Jack Russell Terrier (Reg. 4.7 Late Registration).
Litter whelped 15 January 2018, one (1) puppy, breeder, Mrs R Nel.
Schedule 2 Reg. 4.10 Additional puppy - Nil
9.4 Schedule 2 Reg. 9 Amendments to Register - Nil
9.5 Schedule 3 Regulations 38.3.2 and 38.4 Veterinary Certificates – Nil
9.6 Schedule 2 Reg.12 (12.1 to 12.5) Adjudication for registration
9.6.1 The new Regulations were published in February 2020, with effective date 1 April 2020
Regulation 12.3 Third litter whelped within 18 months:
Pomeranian : Dam – Picotiques Golden Angel of Browdeen - Reg No. - ZA039566B14 - DOB – 10/10/2013.
Breeder - Mrs A Meintjes.
Jack Russell Terrier : Dam - Heatherbell Dream Come True – Reg No. - ZA016422B15 – DOB - 26/07/2015
Breeder - Mrs HJ van der Vyver.
Miniature Schnauzer : Dam - Montsoliter Pippa – Reg No. – ZA00247418 - DOB - 02/06/2017
Breeder – Mrs R Botha.
Retriever (Labrador) : Dam - Achante Charlise Lindor of Burenwag – Reg No - ZA005065B16 – DOB – 18/12/2015
Litter of four (4) puppies.
Retriever Labrador : Dam - Lachoc Angel Eyes of Achante – Reg No - ZA001342B18 – DOB - 30/07/2017
Breeder – Mrs CJ Gouws.
Staffordshire Bull Terrier : Dam - Amdel Athena – Reg No - ZA016317B15 – DOB: 12/10/2015
Breeder – Mrs SE Fourie.
Bull Terrier : Dam – Von Jolo Candy Girl – Reg No – ZA001940B18 – DOB: 25/11/2017
Breeder – Mr JCD Loots.
Pomeranian : Dam - Meynadel Rosari Amorosa of Ahlpawein – Reg No - ZA009590B16 – DOB: 14/03/2016.
Breeder – Mrs AHL Serfontein.
Miniature Schnauzer : Dam - Glanleo Katryn – Reg No - ZA010751B17 – DOB: 08/07/2017
Breeder – Miss M Kourie.
Bull Terrier : Dam - Jimnah Chikka Miura of Baugharu – Reg No - ZA006844B17 – DOB: 21/03/2017
Breeder – Miss M Botes.
French Bulldog : Dam – Ava Rose of Roodekopjes – Reg No – ZA004266B18 – DOB: 13/12/2017
Breeder – Mr DZ Janse van Rensburg.
Welsh Corgi (Pembroke) : Dam – Sansoenie Lyla of Meadow – Reg No – ZA004921B18 – DOB: 20/01/2018
Breeder – Mrs L Coetzer.
Fox Terrier (Wire) : Dam – Patrys of Diannelle – Reg No – ZA013993B16 – DOB: 15/06/2016
Breeder – Mrs A de Klerk.
Bull Terrier : Dam – Schavlock Cherna Chuma of Voivodata – Reg No – ZA011899B17 – DOB 16/08/2017
Breeder – Mr RB Moskov.
9.6.2 Regulation 12.4. More than 5 litters whelped by Dam
Pomeranian : Dam – Meynadel Audacia Carino - Reg No. - ZA012062B15 - DOB: 20/05/2015
Pomeranian : Dam - Pelina Verabli Vackra of Meynadel – Reg No. - ZA011009B15 – DOB: 01/03/2014
Pomeranian : Dam - Browdeen Duches Dolores – Reg No. - ZA033099B13 – DOB: 04/03/2013
Breeder – Mrs A Meintjes.
Poodle (Standard) : Dam - Danlyn Queen of Thorns of Ballylane Picotiques – Reg No. - ZA044870B14 DOB: 17/11/2013.
Breeder – Mrs I Jansen van Vuuren.
Staffordshire Bull Terrier : Dam: Bielliebong Roxy Bond of Jaymet – Reg No. - ZA044069B14 DOB: 16/02/2014.
Breeder – Rev JJ Scholtz.
Beagle : Dam - Rufalu Sterretjie – Reg No. - ZA017552B12 – DOB: 09/06/2012.
Breeder – Mr RB Opperman.
Dachshund (Min Long Haired): Dam - Stoneleigh Cream Puff of Hurukamandege – Reg No. - ZA012950B16 – DOB: 27/09/2016.
Breeder – Mrs P Marais.
Pomeranian: Dam - Melmedat Anichka Anja – Reg No. - ZA014402B15 – DOB: 30/04/2015.
Breeder – Mrs M Botha.
Hungarian Vizsla : Dam - Shamanist of Enkosi – Reg No. - ZA006927B12 – DOB: 29/09/2011.
Breeder – Ms T Davey-Smith.
Pomeranian: Dam - Forsan Africantendessa – Reg No. - ZA045989B14 – DOB: 01/03/2014.
Pomeranian: Dam - Forsan Royal Tamazine – Reg No. - ZA024806B13 – DOB: 30/11/2012.
Pomeranian: Dam - Forsan Dare To Win – Reg No. - ZA033873B13– DOB: 03/07/2013.
Breeder – Mrs S Lombaard.
Retriever (Golden) : Dam - Kingsdale Kylie – Reg No. - ZA013156B12 – DOB: 06/06/2012.
Retriever (Golden) : Dam - Kingsdale Zoe – Reg No. - ZA005412B16 – DOB: 17/09/2015.
Breeder – Ms T Collins.
Miniature Schnauzer : Dam - Trywell Tallulah Kuga of Merdawil – Reg No. - ZA011216B12 – DOB: 11/04/2012.
Breeder – Ms C Venter.
Rhodesian Ridgeback : Dam - Kulima Sable of Ajabu – Reg No. - ZA049923B14 – DOB: 17/05/2014.
Breeder – Dr AM van Tonder.
Staffordshire Bull Terrier: Dam - Larumo Button An Bows – Reg No. - ZA025673B13 – DOB: 13/10/2012.
Staffordshire Bull Terrier: Dam - Larumo Iron Angel – Reg No. - ZA030568B13 – DOB: 18/01/2013.
Breeder – Mrs A Coetsee.
Rottweiler: Dam – Maggy Muhlbach Von Kelemen of Wilsam – Reg No. - ZA001527C14 – DOB: 14/12/2012.
Rottweiler: Dam - Xanadu vom Schwaiger Wappen of Craffenheim – Reg No. – ZA001237C15 – DOB: 14/07/2013.
Rottweiler: Dam - Craffenheim Mieke – Reg No. – ZA049854B14 – DOB: 26/06/201
Breeder – Mrs ML Crafford.
Bull Terrier : Dam – Shamonee Tigra – Reg No – ZA048429B14 – DOB: 16/08/2017
Breeder – Mr RB Moskov.
Australian Shepherd : Dam – Charisma Rainbow Diamond of Solbakken – Reg No – ZA031325B13 – DOB: 01/03/2013
Breeder – Miss TT Vorster.
9.6.3 Regulation 12.5. Litters whelped by Dam older than 8 years of age.
Yorkshire Terrier: Launa Amore – Reg No. – ZA014478B11 - DOB: 07/05/2011.
Breeder – Mrs S Claassen.
Hungarian Vizsla: Shamanist of Enkosi – Reg No. – ZA006927B12 - DOB: 29/09/2011.
Breeder – Ms T Davey-Smith
Saint Bernard: Bernegardens Life After Dark – Reg No. – ZA000689C12- DOB: 18/10/2011.
Breeder – Mrs G Myburgh.
Feedback on the Fedco Skype meeting in respect of the Round Robin debate pertaining to Exco adjudication of Schedule 2 Reg.12 “Refusal or Cancellation of Registration”
It was decided that GR was to assist with the redrafting of the letters that are to be sent to applicants after Exco have adjudicated their application.
The letters that have been amended by GR, have been attached to the agenda for consideration and approval.
9.7 Miniature Schnauzer: Litter whelped 21/01/2020 two (2) puppies, breeder Mrs B Brown.
10. GENERAL - Nil
11. DATE OF NEXT MEETING
Tues 20 Oct. 2020 at 13h00.
There being no further business, the Meeting closed at 14h28 with a vote of thanks to the Chair.
Unless otherwise stated, all decisions taken at this meeting are based on consensus of the members present at this meeting of the Exco.