New Membership/Subscription Application The Golden Retriever Club of America, Inc.
I hereby apply for membership in the Golden Retriever Club of America, Inc. I agree to abide by the Constitution and Bylaws of GRCA and AKC, and further to promote the objectives of GRCA by (1) breeding Golden Retrievers that possess the soundness, temperament, natural ability and personality as reflected in the standard of the breed, and to do all possible to advance and promote the perfection of these qualities; (2) doing all in my power to protect and advance the interest of the breed through my sportsmanlike competition in all areas; (3) to follow the rules of AKC; and (4) to be guided by GRCA’s Code of Ethics .
Importantly, as related to the GRCA’s Code of Ethics, I realize my personal actions, including dog breeding practices, will be considered upon submission of this application. I understand the subscription year is from January to December and that issues are not retroactive. All dues are on a calendar year basis, January to December. All applications are reviewed for acceptance by the GRCA Board of Directors and, if approved, will not be effective until 30 days after Board receipt. Applications are sent to the Board on the 1st and 15th of each month. New applicants who are approved will receive a new member packet, acknowledging their membership approval.
IF THIS APPLICATION IS APPROVED AFTER SEPTEMBER 15, NO DUES SHALL BE PAYABLE THE FOLLOWING YEAR.