Maremma Sheepdog Club of America

Maremma Sheepdog Club of America

MSCA Member Policies and Suspensions

The mission of the Maremma Sheepdog Club of America, Inc. (MSCA) is to do all in its power to protect and advance the interests of the Maremma Sheepdog breed. One way the MSCA actively protects the breeds is by establishing and enforcing rules which govern both the club and the members. 

Misconduct prejudicial to the best interest of the club or the breed may result in an individual being suspended from all privileges of the club for up to 1 year; up to 5 years; or a life-time expulsion. 

ETHICS STATEMENT: The MSCA recommends and expects that all members will conduct themselves in an honest, forthright, and ethical manner in their relationship with each other and the public at anytime they are involved in Maremma Sheepdog related matters. 

DISCIPLINARY PROCEDURES: The MSCA values each and every member of the club, and makes every effort to work with all parties regarding any charges or allegations. The MSCA Bylaws for Discipline establishes procedures by which the MSCA hears or reviews evidence of alleged violations of rules and regulations by members.

​Listing of Individuals Suspended Due To Disciplinary Action

As a result of disciplinary actions for rule violation(s) and/or misconduct, the following individuals are currently suspended from membership with the MSCA.

Reed, Larry – Bloomingdale, MI (05/28/2015 Lifetime Suspension)
Church, Jackie – Gouverneur, NY (12/07/2017 Lifetime Suspension)
Weesner, Karen – Holly Springs, MS (09/01/2018 Lifetime Suspension)
Musgrove, Patricia – Navarre, OH (09/01/2018 Lifetime Suspension)