Wilma Parker This site is the home for the American Spaniel Club, the parent club of the Cocker Spaniel. http://www.asc-cockerspaniel.org/index.php/wilma-parker/99-newsflash.feed 2018-02-24T03:40:30+00:00 American Spaniel Club Inc. - Home of the Cocker Spaniel admin@asc-cockerspaniel.org Joomla! - Open Source Content Management 2018 Flushing Spaniel Show Report 2018-01-23T09:29:00+00:00 2018-01-23T09:29:00+00:00 http://www.asc-cockerspaniel.org/index.php/wilma-parker/99-newsflash/915-2018-flushing-spaniel-show-report.html Administrator admin@asc-cockerspaniel.org <p><span style="font-size: 10pt; line-height: 107%; font-family: Tahoma;"><img style="display: block; margin-left: auto; margin-right: auto;" src="http://www.asc-cockerspaniel.org/images/events/2018/AmericanSpanielClub_18.001.177.9910.jpg" alt="Flushing Spaniel Best In Show" width="406" height="325" /></span></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><span style="font-size: 10pt; line-height: 107%; font-family: Tahoma;">Congratulations to the winner of Best in Show at the 98<sup>th</sup> American Spaniel Club Flushing Spaniel Club Show – ASCOB Cocker Spaniel GCHP Silverhall Strike Force!</span></p> <p style="margin-bottom: 0.0001pt;"><span style="font-size: 10pt; line-height: 107%; font-family: Tahoma;">Striker is bred by Bonnie and Wilson Pike, owned by Regina Beinhauer and Carolee Douglas, and handled by Mike Pitts.</span></p> <p style="margin-bottom: 0.0001pt;"><span style="font-size: 10pt; line-height: 107%; font-family: Tahoma;">Judge Mrs. Mary Ann Alston selected the ASCOB Cocker Spaniel from a stunning lineup of some of the nation’s top-winning flushing spaniels. &nbsp;The American Spaniel Club was also honored to have Mr. Jim Reynolds of Canada and Mr. Nigel Worth of Wales, as well as Mr. Richard Bowling, Mr. Russell Hornfisher, Mr. Sam Houston McDonald, Mr. Doug McFarlane, and Mr. Calvin Ward on this year’s panel of judges.</span></p> <hr /> <p style="margin-bottom: 0.0001pt;"><span style="font-size: 10pt; line-height: 107%; font-family: Tahoma;"></span></p> <p><span style="font-size: 10pt; line-height: 107%; font-family: Tahoma;"><img style="display: block; margin-left: auto; margin-right: auto;" src="http://www.asc-cockerspaniel.org/images/events/2018/AmericanSpanielClub_18.001.177.9910.jpg" alt="Flushing Spaniel Best In Show" width="406" height="325" /></span></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><span style="font-size: 10pt; line-height: 107%; font-family: Tahoma;">Congratulations to the winner of Best in Show at the 98<sup>th</sup> American Spaniel Club Flushing Spaniel Club Show – ASCOB Cocker Spaniel GCHP Silverhall Strike Force!</span></p> <p style="margin-bottom: 0.0001pt;"><span style="font-size: 10pt; line-height: 107%; font-family: Tahoma;">Striker is bred by Bonnie and Wilson Pike, owned by Regina Beinhauer and Carolee Douglas, and handled by Mike Pitts.</span></p> <p style="margin-bottom: 0.0001pt;"><span style="font-size: 10pt; line-height: 107%; font-family: Tahoma;">Judge Mrs. Mary Ann Alston selected the ASCOB Cocker Spaniel from a stunning lineup of some of the nation’s top-winning flushing spaniels. &nbsp;The American Spaniel Club was also honored to have Mr. Jim Reynolds of Canada and Mr. Nigel Worth of Wales, as well as Mr. Richard Bowling, Mr. Russell Hornfisher, Mr. Sam Houston McDonald, Mr. Doug McFarlane, and Mr. Calvin Ward on this year’s panel of judges.</span></p> <hr /> <p style="margin-bottom: 0.0001pt;"><span style="font-size: 10pt; line-height: 107%; font-family: Tahoma;"></span></p> Voting Results for Standard Change 2018-01-09T17:03:38+00:00 2018-01-09T17:03:38+00:00 http://www.asc-cockerspaniel.org/index.php/wilma-parker/99-newsflash/913-voting-results-for-standard-change.html Administrator admin@asc-cockerspaniel.org <p style="-webkit-text-size-adjust: 95%; -webkit-text-stroke-width: initial; margin: 0px; font-stretch: normal; font-size: 11px; line-height: normal; font-family: 'Helvetica Neue'; -webkit-text-stroke-color: #000000;"><span style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: Arial, sans-serif; line-height: 22.8px;">All of the ballots regarding the proposed changes to the Cocker Spaniel Breed Standard have been counted. The only proposed change that passed was to add the disqualification for blue eyes or blue specks in the eye.&nbsp;</span></p> <p style="-webkit-text-size-adjust: 95%; -webkit-text-stroke-width: initial; margin: 0px; font-stretch: normal; font-size: 11px; line-height: normal; font-family: 'Helvetica Neue'; -webkit-text-stroke-color: #000000;">&nbsp;</p> <p style="-webkit-text-size-adjust: 95%; -webkit-text-stroke-width: initial; margin: 0px; font-stretch: normal; font-size: 11px; line-height: normal; font-family: 'Helvetica Neue'; -webkit-text-stroke-color: #000000;"><span style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: Arial, sans-serif; line-height: 22.8px;"><span style="-webkit-text-stroke-width: initial; line-height: 22.8px;">The results are as follows:</span></span></p> <ul> <li style="text-size-adjust: 95%; -webkit-text-stroke: #000000; margin-top: 0px; margin-right: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px; font-stretch: normal; font-size: 11px; line-height: normal; font-family: 'Helvetica Neue';"><span style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: Arial, sans-serif; line-height: 22.8px;">Blue Eyes DQ: Passed&nbsp; </span></li> <li style="text-size-adjust: 95%; -webkit-text-stroke: #000000; margin-top: 0px; margin-right: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px; font-stretch: normal; font-size: 11px; line-height: normal; font-family: 'Helvetica Neue';"><span style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: Arial, sans-serif; line-height: 22.8px;">Undocked Tails:&nbsp;&nbsp;Failed</span></li> <li style="text-size-adjust: 95%; -webkit-text-stroke: #000000; margin-top: 0px; margin-right: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px; font-stretch: normal; font-size: 11px; line-height: normal; font-family: 'Helvetica Neue';"><span style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: Arial, sans-serif; line-height: 22.8px;">Solid Sable: Failed</span></li> <li style="text-size-adjust: 95%; -webkit-text-stroke: #000000; margin-top: 0px; margin-right: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px; font-stretch: normal; font-size: 11px; line-height: normal; font-family: 'Helvetica Neue';"><span style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: Arial, sans-serif; line-height: 22.8px;">Parti Sable: Failed</span></li> </ul> <hr /> <p><span style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: Arial, sans-serif; line-height: 22.8px;"></span></p> <p style="-webkit-text-size-adjust: 95%; -webkit-text-stroke-width: initial; margin: 0px; font-stretch: normal; font-size: 11px; line-height: normal; font-family: 'Helvetica Neue'; -webkit-text-stroke-color: #000000;"><span style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: Arial, sans-serif; line-height: 22.8px;">All of the ballots regarding the proposed changes to the Cocker Spaniel Breed Standard have been counted. The only proposed change that passed was to add the disqualification for blue eyes or blue specks in the eye.&nbsp;</span></p> <p style="-webkit-text-size-adjust: 95%; -webkit-text-stroke-width: initial; margin: 0px; font-stretch: normal; font-size: 11px; line-height: normal; font-family: 'Helvetica Neue'; -webkit-text-stroke-color: #000000;">&nbsp;</p> <p style="-webkit-text-size-adjust: 95%; -webkit-text-stroke-width: initial; margin: 0px; font-stretch: normal; font-size: 11px; line-height: normal; font-family: 'Helvetica Neue'; -webkit-text-stroke-color: #000000;"><span style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: Arial, sans-serif; line-height: 22.8px;"><span style="-webkit-text-stroke-width: initial; line-height: 22.8px;">The results are as follows:</span></span></p> <ul> <li style="text-size-adjust: 95%; -webkit-text-stroke: #000000; margin-top: 0px; margin-right: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px; font-stretch: normal; font-size: 11px; line-height: normal; font-family: 'Helvetica Neue';"><span style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: Arial, sans-serif; line-height: 22.8px;">Blue Eyes DQ: Passed&nbsp; </span></li> <li style="text-size-adjust: 95%; -webkit-text-stroke: #000000; margin-top: 0px; margin-right: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px; font-stretch: normal; font-size: 11px; line-height: normal; font-family: 'Helvetica Neue';"><span style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: Arial, sans-serif; line-height: 22.8px;">Undocked Tails:&nbsp;&nbsp;Failed</span></li> <li style="text-size-adjust: 95%; -webkit-text-stroke: #000000; margin-top: 0px; margin-right: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px; font-stretch: normal; font-size: 11px; line-height: normal; font-family: 'Helvetica Neue';"><span style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: Arial, sans-serif; line-height: 22.8px;">Solid Sable: Failed</span></li> <li style="text-size-adjust: 95%; -webkit-text-stroke: #000000; margin-top: 0px; margin-right: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px; font-stretch: normal; font-size: 11px; line-height: normal; font-family: 'Helvetica Neue';"><span style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: Arial, sans-serif; line-height: 22.8px;">Parti Sable: Failed</span></li> </ul> <hr /> <p><span style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: Arial, sans-serif; line-height: 22.8px;"></span></p>