Change of H.O.T. Designation

EB #36-16

Motion: by Frank Phillips, Vice President, seconded by Dennis Vander Linde to change the H.O.T designation to the following.

Background:  Due to the historical confusion over the H.O.T. designation, the following motion is proposed with the intent to clarify and simplify.

In order for a dog and handler to qualify for the H.O.T designation, the following two (2) conditions must be met:

Effective January 1, 2016


14 YES (Jim Alloway, Frank Phillips, Sean O’Kane, Nathaniel Rogue, Mike Diehl, Dennis Vander Linde, Laurie Coppola, Ron Fox, Jennifer Acevedo, Chris Thompson, Carissa Kuehn, Mark Chaffin, Pedro Jimenez, Hal Lymus)

1 No (Mark Scarberry)

3 Need Further Discussion (Carolyn Daniel, Gail Kendall, Don Yelle)

1 No Reply (Dena McGowan)

1 Abstain (Michele Scarberrry)

Motion Carried:  December 19, 2015