Monthly Archives: April 2015

Welcome: North Mississippi Amateur and Golden Retriever Club of Greater LA

The Master National Retriever Club is pleased to welcome two new Retriever Clubs to our membership. The North Mississippi Amateur Retriever Club and the Golden Retriever Club of Greater Los Angeles have become new member clubs of the Master National Retriever … Continue reading

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Master National reports feedback from Strategy Inquiry

From Master National President Sam Ferguson As a part of its ongoing planning process, the MNRC recently requested feedback and comments – from both our member clubs and individual participants – in the 2014 event on several ideas related to … Continue reading

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Attention Master National Clubs: Voting

A Message from the Master National Secretary: If you are a Master National Contact or Delegate and have not received ballots for the 2 proposals being submitted to the Master National membership, please contact me with your correct e mail … Continue reading

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Important Notice to MNRC Clubs: Proposed By-Law Changes

All Master National Retriever Club contacts and delegates have been emailed information about two proposed changes to the MNRC By-Laws. One  proposal made by the MNRC Board of Directors and supported by several clubs has a change to the current … Continue reading

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Proposed Change : Exemption of HOF Dogs from Annual Re-Qualifying

Proposed By-Law Change for Hall of Fame Qualifying Exemption Exemption of Hall of Fame Dogs from Annual Re-Qualifying SECTION 3  Number of Contestants, Eligibility and Entry Fee (a)  Contestants shall be limited to the following: (4)  Dogs having passed three … Continue reading

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Exemption of Hall Of Fame Dogs from Annual Re-Qualification

Exemption of Hall Of Fame Dogs from Annual Re-Qualification Purpose of the Amendment: A dog passing its 3rd Master National and earning Hall of Fame status has proven that it belongs in the annual event and re-qualifying every year does not … Continue reading

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Proposed Change: Revisions to Qualifying Standards (6 of 8)

Change to Article IX  MNRC ByLaws  OLD:  ARTICLE IX THE MASTER NATIONAL HUNTING RETRIEVER TEST SECTION 3. Number of Contestants, Eligibility and Entry Fees (a) Contestants shall be limited to the following: (1) Qualifying dogs of the previous year’s Master … Continue reading

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Proposal for Revised Qualifications (6 of 8)

Proposal for an Master National Retriever Club By-Law Change I am writing on behalf of the Western New York Retriever Club as we would like to submit a proposal for an additional strategy to be submitted to all MNRC member clubs … Continue reading

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Clarification: Proposals to revise qualifying standards for MN

Answers from Tammy Adsitt, Western New York RC, author of the proposal to Revise Qualifying Standards for the Master National Event. Two questions have been cropping up in conversations about the proposal and Tammy answers them here. 1.     If passing … Continue reading

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