Egyptian Mau Breed Council

 

Egyptian Mau Breed Council Meeting

June 29, 2018  6PM

Agenda

 

Attending: Jill Archibald, Karen Bishop, Laurie Coughlan,  Tim Fowler, Pat Summers and Melanie Morgan (BCS)

bulletCongrats to this year’s winners – two National winners – for the first time ever a mother and son in same year and fifth and sixth generation NWs.  Two DMs including a new male.  Seven Regional winners, 18 new grands and one new G.O.D.
bulletBreed booth – last year travelled to Garden State, National Capital, CFA International Cat Show, Crab and Mallet, GEMS/Sternwheel and Hidden Peak.This year a similar schedule is projected with GEMS, Bengal Alliance and The CFA International confirmed.
bulletGEMS Breed Summit July 28, 2018 –all welcome. Once again having all classes of Egyptian Maus judged together and Best of best awarded in all allbreed rings.  Special evaluation class will be open to all Egyptian Maus and Bengals. Limit ten.  Breed Workshop Saturday immediately following show for Maus and Bengals and evening program – Back to the Future. 
bulletBAOS International Show – Need cats for BAOS at International
bulletPK Deficiency -  still no signs of symptomatic cats.  Reports that some breeders have been selling KK cats.
bulletOngoing efforts to revitalize the study to identify the genetics behind the issues with Ammonium Urate stones continue with impetus from Carol Fluery.  We are hoping to fold this into the already ongoing 99 Lives project
bulletRegistration by pedigree – Board approved review by BCS – that is going well.  With anywhere from 6-10 cats per year coming in via pedigree. 
bulletBreed Council Secretary meeting with CFA Board – went over agenda items                                            

 

                        1.         Issues with timing and format of the year-end breed files

                        2.         Breed Council Renewal issues

                        3.         Central Office Providing e-mail addresses and/or phone numbers of Breed Council/Committee members

                        4.         Audit of registrations for accuracy/color issues

                        5.         Issues with pedigrees coming in from other associations

                        6.         Financial assistance for Breed Booths for International Show

                        7.         EMS Registration Codes in lieu of BCS Codes

                        8.         Breed Council/Committee Code of Conduct

                        9.         Timeline for 2018 Ballot Items

 

             

 

June 28, 2019  6PM

Agenda

 

Attending: Jill Archibald, Karen Bishop, Laurie Coughlan,  Tim Fowler, Pat Summers and Melanie Morgan (BCS)

bulletCongrats to this year’s winners – two National winners – for the first time ever a father and daughter in same year and fourth and fifth generation NWs.  Two DMs.  Nine Regional winners, 16 new grands.
bulletBreed booth – last year travelled to Garden State, CFA International Cat Show, Crab and Mallet, GEMS/Sternwheel and Hidden Peak.This year so far it was at the Southern Regional Awards Show and a similar schedule is projected with GEMS and The CFA International confirmed.
bulletGEMS Breed Summit July 27, 2019 –all welcome. Once again having all classes of Egyptian Maus judged together and Best of best awarded in all allbreed rings.  Special evaluation class will be open to all Egyptian Maus and Bengals. Limit ten.  Breed Workshop Saturday immediately following show for Maus and Bengals and evening program – Genetic screening for health and attributes. 
bulletBAOS International Show – Need cats for BAOS at International
bullet PK Deficiency -  still no signs of symptomatic cats.  Carole Fleury spearheading initiative through UC Davis to identify the genes involved  with the Urate stone issue.  Study has been approved in the 99 Lives project and is now just waiting for funding.  To date we have raised $895 of the required minimum of $2,000 to get this much needed study started.  Contributions desperately needed so that we will not lose the ground we have made.  Link to the University of Missouri donation page is below. Please make sure that you do indicate that you are donating for the Urate stone Study for Egyptian Mau cats in the box to make sure that your donation gets allocated to our study (Note Funding goal met).

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bulletRegistration by pedigree – Board approved review by BCS – continues to go well.  With anywhere from 6-10 cats per year coming in via pedigree. 
bulletBreed Council Secretary meeting with CFA Board     

 

  1.       Updating Breed Presentations/Printed Materials – Pat Jacobberger

  2.       Website Updates for Breed Materials – Mary Kolencik

  3.       IT Update – Color Genetics Screening Project – Tim Schreck/SteveMerritt

  4.       Audit of registrations for accuracy/color issues

  5.       Timeline for 2019 Ballot Items

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