Cocker Spaniel Club of Western Pennsylvania, Inc.
October, 2002
In the news this month...

Meeting agenda






Upcoming events


Annual Awards Banquet
Teddy's Resturant
North Huntingdon, PA October 26, 2002
6:00 PM. 

From PA Turnpike take IRWIN EXIT #7 to Rte 30 WEST. From ramp stay in RIGHT lane to light. Straight through light, go 200 yards. Teddy's is  first building on RIGHT.

From the NORTH, take Rte 66 south to 66 turnpike ( have plenty of change.) Take 66 turnpike to RTE 30/GREENSBURG EXIT. go WEST on 30 for 7-8 miles until you pass the turnpike entrance. Follow above directions.

From WEST and SOUTH take RTE 70 EAST to New Stanton turnpike interchange.  Take Turnpike WEST to the IRWIN EXIT.  Follow above directions.

Please remember to send in for you new title plates.  Includes 3 lines of print.  Suggested info is...
Dog's Reg Name with new title
Call name
Date title was earned

Please send information in the exact wording you wish to Shannon McCracken by mail  at HC 62 Box 158B, Spring Church, PA 15686 or e-mail to MCCRACK@KISKI.NET
Please remember that Shannon can not spell so take the time to write it out. Information must be recieved ASAP!!

none this month
Fundraising as always continues.  Cindy Burianek, our fundraising chairperson has suggested that we have another ex-pen raffle but in a grander style.  She plans to raffle an ex-pen, grooming table and set of clippers as supersized raffle!  Contact Cindy for more details

Any other ideas for funraising should be mentioned to Cindy.
2003 Nominations

President: Shannon McCracken
Vice-President: Cindy Burianek
Treasurer: Wendy Shepard
Secretary: Mary J. Kunkle

Board of Directors
Emily Burch
William Burch
Mary Costello
James Costello
Kim Weber

No nominations were made from the floor
Please pass the word about those pups you are proud of.   It is hard to know who to congratulate if you don't share those wins. 

Some wins that I know about include....

Regis the Egregious of BarVal won winners dog and best of winners at the Butler show, September 21 for his first point!!!  Congratulations JJ!

Barrel Valley
Wynnie won winners bitch at the Butler show for one point.
Bull won winners dog for one point at Butler.

Hopewell Cockers did well at the Aiquippa shows.  I think Cindy ended up taking home three major on her kids!
Please take the time to check out and or suggest changes at our club's website.
Also notice that several pages allow/encourage you to leave contact information for visitors.  Send me (Shannon) and e-mail stating which pages you would like to be included on.

Especially these pages...

If anyone would be willing to be editor on the following pages which have not been finished yet, your help would be welcome.
*by-laws, cocker history, agility, obedience, field work, grooming, health, club history, club mission

Send any tidbits that you think could improve our site to Shannon.
Send your upcoming litter notices to Shannon to be included next month.

Barrel Valley New Hope, CGC, TDI (brown) X CH Tell-Tail's Out Of The Blue (black/white). On September 19, had one brown tri boy.
Upcoming Events

October 5, 2002
New Castle Kennel Club All Breed Dog Show and Obedience Trial

October 6, 2002
Beaver kennel Club All Breed Dog Show and Obedience Trial

October 11, 2002
Catonsville KC

October 12, 2002
Catonsville KC

October 14, 2002
Rock Creek KC

October 19, 2002
Ravenna KC
Huntington KC

October 20, 2002
Ravenna KC
Huntington KC