Associated Dog Clubs of

New York State



2nd Annual Legislative Seminar


Hosted by the Genesee Valley Kennel Club in

conjunction with the American Kennel Club.


May 12, 2018.


Finger Lakes Race Track Casino, 5857 NY-96, Farmington, NY 14425




Researching Legislative Bills & Understanding Them

Break out Session (Bills assigned and interpreted by group)


AKC Action Center - Your resource.

All About Creating Presentation Materials

Using Presentation Materials

Writing Letters to Legislators.

Break-Out Session (Practice letter writing)

How to activate dog fanciers & clubs.

Letter Writing Analysis


“Over The Hump” Legislator Meet & Greet How to’s....

Over The Hump Legislator Meet & Greet Role Playing


Final Q & A


Speakers: Jennifer Clark; Director of Legislative Outreach of the AKC. Tom

Delany; ADCNYS Lobbyist, President Shawangunk KC, VicePresident Associated

Dog Clubs. Wanda Allen; ADCNYS President, President Saratoga Kennel Club.

Jeffrey Ball; President New Jersey Federation of Dog Clubs. AKC Delegate

Ramapo Kennel Club. Susan Sholar; AKC Delegate for the Black Russian Terrier

Club of America, Past President of California Federation of Dog Clubs for 10


This Seminar will not be your average boring presentation. We are offering

multiple opportunities for creative thinking, analysis and role-playing to

help you gain the tools needed to stand up for your sport and preserve the

right to enjoy your dogs.


Cost $35.00 includes Lunch Buffet

8:30-9:00 AM. Ends at 5:00 PM


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