Ruby AwardThe Ruby Perpetual Memorial Award
Established July 2000
First Awarded January 2001
The Ruby Perpetual Memorial Award was established by the American Spaniel Club, Inc., together with the Friends of Ruby, to honor the achievements of CH. Pett's Southwest Breeze, SH, MH, CD, WDX, the first Cocker Spaniel ever to attain this group of titles. The Ruby Memorial Award recognizes the comprehensive achievement of any Cocker Spaniel who earns all titles carried by Ruby.
The Ruby Perpetual Memorial Award reflects a high level of performance and breed type as defined in the breed standard and tested in competition and trials.
The Award will be given when an ASC member in good standing submits the following documentation to the Secretary of the American Spaniel Club
- Copy of the dog's AKC Registration certificate,
- Copy of the AKC Conformation title certificate,
- Copy of the AKC Obedience title certificate,
- Copy of the AKC Master Hunter certificate, and a
- Copy of the AKC Working Dog Excellence title certificate.
The Ruby Perpetual Memorial Award will be a framed Michael Allen print of CH. Pett's Southwest Breeze, SH, MH, CD, WDX., with an engraved nameplate featuring the name of the Cocker Spaniel, its owner and the year it was awarded.
The Ruby Perpetual Memorial Award will be presented at some time during the January ASC Flushing Spaniel Show in recognition of the honor and prestige it carries.