CONTINENTAL MI-KI MEMBERS CODE OF
1. I will be respectful, responsible, and
ethical to all other members/non-members, members of any other clubs, and to
the general public.
2. I will conduct myself, whether observing
at a dog function or exhibiting any dog.
I will exhibit good sportsmanship and consideration to others and other
3. I will conduct myself in a manner that
does not slander or undermine the CMA, CMA members, and/or another club or
other clubs members.
4. I will not use false statements to
advertise or promote the Mi-Ki breed, whether I decide to actively breed or not
to breed the Mi-Ki.
5. I will conduct myself by the Code of
Ethics, Bylaws, and Breed Standard put fourth by the CMA.
6. I will conduct my breeding program by
the breed standard of the Mi-Ki set fourth by the CMA.
7. I will not falsify any information, such
as Pedigree(s), Registration Paper(s), Health Record(s), and/or Breeding
History on any dog(s).
8. I will always do my best to educate any
new Mi-Ki owner, any Mi-Ki breeder, and/or the general public, about the needs
of the Mi-Ki dog(s) (for example: DNA, Veterinarian care, whelping, etc.). This in return will promote responsible
ownership for the Mi-Ki(s).
9. I will be honest and forthcoming to
other members of the CMA and to the general public.
10. I will always provide a proper diet,
proper physical exercise, proper living environment and proper Veterinarian
care for my Mi-Ki(s).
11. I will never sell a Mi-Ki(s) to any pet
store, at any flea market, to a experimental lab,
and/or to anyone who wants to breed the Mi-Ki(s) unethically.
12. I will always keep up to date written
vaccination records, written health records and written worming records of my
Mi-Ki(s). I will provide up to date
written vaccination records, written health records and written worming records
to any and all buyer(s). I will
also provide buyer(s) with any and all vaccination and worming labels that was
given to the Mi-Ki(s).
13. I will never transport a Mi-Ki(s), to be
sold, from state to state without a proper health certificate from a licensed
14. I will not breed a bitch (female) if the
female is 4 pounds or less. I will
not breed a dog (male) if they only have one testicle or in any case where the
bitch (female) or dog (male) has been found to have any genetic or breeding
problems by a licensed Veterinarian.
In all cases, the CMA requires that the bitch (female) or dog (male) be
spay or neutered.
15. I will provide the CMA with a complete
DNA profile on my Mi-Ki(s). This is
required for all breed able bitches (females) and dogs (males). This will not be required for any bitch
(female) or dog (male) that is not going to be used for breeding.
16. I will submit all litter registration
forms and registration papers for transfer to the CMA register in a timely
manner. It is recommended that you
submit litter registration forms to the register by no later then 4 weeks after
the birth of the litter. It is
required that any and all transfers of registration papers are submitted to the
register no later than 6 month’s of the date of sell. If you do not submit the registration
papers before 6 month’s of the date of sell, your Mi-Ki(s) will not be
able to be registered with the CMA.
17. I will
honor all guarantees and/or contracts between myself and another person(s).
I have fully read, fully understand, and fully agree to all
Continental Mi-Ki Association policies and the Code of Ethics, and hereby
acknowledge and agree to comply with all policies, Code of Ethics, and the
above as a Continental Mi-Ki Association member.
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CMA Updated (07-22-04)