THE UNITED KINGDOM MINIATURE AMERICAN SHEPHERD CLUB (UKMASC)
International National Parent Club – Miniature American Shepherd Club of the USA (MASCUSA)
The UK Miniature American Shepherd Club (UKMASC) was formed in xxx of 20xx as the official daughter club of MASCUSA, for Miniature American Shepherds in the UK. The breed was formed by a split of the Australian Shepherd breed in AKC, and the incorporation of dogs previously known as Miniature Australian Shepherds and also known as North American Shepherds.
UKMASC represents Miniature American Shepherd breeders and owners throughout the UK. We are dedicated to promoting, preserving, and protecting our dogs and their owners. UKMASC promotes sound and responsible breeding practices dedicated to the improvement and advancement of the Miniature American Shepherd. We advocate the highest ethical standards among breeders, owners and fanciers and encourage a spirit of sportsmanship and cooperation among the membership. The Club supports education and education events for its members, breeders, dog fanciers, and the general public, and conducts an annual camp highlighting competitive sports that members can take part in: including conformation, herding, obedience, rally, agility, and tracking.