Comply with all American Kennel Club rules and regulations.
Maintain a high standard of health, care and cleanliness for our
Act in a sportsmanlike manner and not deliberately degrade other
exhibitors/breeders or their dogs.
Make every effort to learn about the structure, anatomy,
action, behavior and other inheritable traits of the
Irish Setter. To use this information to adhere to the breed
standard and produce sound, healthy dogs with good
use or give service only to registered stock that is believed to
be free of serious abnormalities which are considered
provide a written contract/agreement for each sale or service
which includes all special conditions related to the sale.
Provide each buyer with accurate records regarding health and
pedigree for the Irish Setter being purchased.
Truthfully and realistically represent the Irish Setter being sold
in terms of quality, health and genetic history.
9. Refuse to sell to commercial wholesalers, retailers
or to research laboratories.
10. When selling an Irish Setter known to manifest
hereditary defects considered to be detrimental to the breed, use
written contracts or spay/neuter agreements to prevent the dog
from being bred.
11. (Adopted August, 1999)
Must agree that if any Irish Setter, on whose papers you are shown
as the breeder or co-breeder, should become a part of any breed
rescue program, that upon written notification, you will assume
financial responsibility for those expenses and assist the Rescue
Chair in placing in a suitable home, or assume custody of said