Events Calendar

Club Meeting
Date: 1-28-2014 ~ 6:30PM for Dinner ~ 7:00PM for Meeting
Location: Stanford's ~ 17380 Southcenter Parkway ~ Tukwila, WA 98188

Agenda: Normal Business ~ Committee Assignments ~ Awards
GDCWW Specialty Show
Date: 8-15-2014 ~ 8:00AM
Location: Enumclaw Expo Center ~ 45224 284th Ave SE ~ Enumclaw, WA 98022

Judging Panel:
AM Specialty
Sweeps: Laura Munro
Conformation: Lourdes Carvajal
PM Specialty
Sweeps: Allison Paxton
Conformation: Gina Jaeblon
Dane Outreach and GDCWW Joint Educational Booth
Date: 3-8-2014 ~ 8:00AM - 5:00PM
Location: Centurylink Event Center ~ 800 Occidental Ave S ~ Seattle, WA 98134

Come get up close and personal with Great Danes
Dane Outreach and GDCWW Joint Educational Booth
Date: 3-9-2014 ~ 8:00AM - 5:00PM
Location: Centurylink Event Center ~ 800 Occidental Ave S ~ Seattle, WA 98134

Come get up close and personal with Great Danes
OKC and Eastside Hushpuppies 4H Club Fun Match
Date: 3-2-2014 ~ Registration at 8:30AM
Location: Enumclaw Expo Center ~ 45224 284th Ave SE ~ Enumclaw, WA 98022

All breed Conformation, Obedience, JR Showmanship, and CGC Tests
Steamboat Animal Hospital Breeder Day
Date: 3-2-2014 ~ All Day
Location: Steamboat Animal Hospital ~ 6531 Sexton Drive NW ~ Olympia, WA 98502

Eye and Heart Certification ~ ID Clinic ~ ICSB Clinic ~ OFA Clinic ~ If you have any questions regarding Breeder Day, please contact Laura Dobbs at (360)866-6101
Club Meeting
Date: 3-25-2014 ~ 6:30PM for Dinner ~ 7:00PM for Meeting
Location: Claim Jumper ~ 5901 S 180th St ~ Tukwila, WA 98188 ~ (206) 575-3918

Agenda: Normal Business ~ CPR Training with Sandee Elliott
Club Meeting
Date: 5-10-2014 ~ 10AM for Meeting ~ 11AM for Class
Location: Uchello Residence ~ 26230 SE 200th Street ~ Maple Valley, WA 98038 ~ (206) 478-9304

Agenda: Normal Business ~ Pet First Aid and CPR
Auburn Pet Palooza Educational Booth
Date: 5-17-2014 ~ 10AM - 5PM
Location: Game Farm Park ~ 3030 R Street SE ~ Auburn, WA

Come get up close and personal with Great Danes
Club Meeting
Date: 6-24-2014 ~ 6:30PM for Dinner ~ 7:00PM for Meeting
Location: Claim Jumper ~ 5901 S 180th St ~ Tukwila, WA 98188 ~ (206) 575-3918

Agenda: Normal Business
Club Meeting
Date: 7-29-2014 ~ 6:30PM for Dinner ~ 7:00PM for Meeting
Location: Claim Jumper ~ 5901 S 180th St ~ Tukwila, WA 98188 ~ (206) 575-3918

Agenda: Normal Business
Club Meeting
Date: 9-30-2014 ~ 6:30PM for Dinner ~ 7:00PM for Meeting
Location: Claim Jumper ~ 5901 S 180th St ~ Tukwila, WA 98188 ~ (206) 575-3918

Agenda: Normal Business, Show Report
Club Meeting
Date: 11-18-2014 ~ 6:30PM for Dinner ~ 7:00PM for Meeting
Location: Claim Jumper ~ 5901 S 180th St ~ Tukwila, WA 98188 ~ (206) 575-3918

Agenda: Normal Business
Club Meeting and Christmas Party
Date: 12-28-2014 ~ 1:00pm
Location: Claim Jumper ~ 5901 S 180th St ~ Tukwila, WA 98188 ~ (206) 575-3918

Agenda: Normal Business and Christmas Party

Our Mission

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To protect, safeguard and preserve the Great Dane.

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To educate all interested parties about the Great Dane breed.

To provide a packet with all necessary information on the care and keeping of Great Danes.

To provide programs to educate all interested parties on all aspects of the Great Dane Breed.

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To abide by the Great Dane Club of America’s Breeders Code of Ethics and to follow the American Kennel Club’s breed standard and rules.

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To sponsor a Great Dane Specialty annually.

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To keep all stock under sanitary conditions and give maximum health protection through worming and inoculations and to seek veterinary care when necessary and abide by the laws of the state.

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To further the club’s objectives and to conduct all activities in connection with the Great Dane Breed in an ethical manner and to exhibit proper sportsmanship at all times.

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Sales of Great Danes:

  • A breeder will be discriminating in the placement of his/her stock.
  • We do not supply Great Danes for prizes, raffles, or any such project. We do not sell any Great Danes to a pet shop or other commercial dealer.
  • We sell our purebred dogs, permit stud service, and lease studs and bitches only to individuals who give satisfactory evidence that they will give them proper care and attention.
  • All puppies should be sold with a written guarantee specifying the terms of the sales.
  • We will register all breeding stock and keep accurate records of matings and pedigrees. Under AKC rules (Chapter 3, Section 6) all such forms must be completed and supplied by all parties to the transactions unless they have agreed otherwise in written, signed agreement.
  • We will supply medical records, diet sheets, and care instruction at the time of sale.
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Breeding – Club Recommendations:

  • To strive to produce a dog that is consistent with the AKC breed standard as set forth in the Complete Book of Dogs.
  • Hips to be X-rayed and clear of hip dysplasia.
  • Both sire and dam checked for worms, vaccinations, and brucellosis.
  • To have no disqualifying faults other than color.
  • Dams should be at least 18 months, preferably two years old, and under no circumstances should be bred prior to her second season. Under normal circumstances a bitch should not be bred more than once in a twelve month period.
  • To be of sound temperament and body.
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When confronted by a situation not covered by this code of ethics we will conduct ourselves as we would like to be treated under similar circumstances