News Release: UKC Announces Executive Director of Conformation
Posted on 10/21/2011 in DED News.
UNITED KENNEL CLUB, INC.
KALAMAZOO, Mich., Oct., 17, 2011- UKC is pleased to announce Tony Vacha as the Executive Director of Conformation for the newly expanded Dogs Events Department.
Tony Vacha has already been at UKC for seven years in the Information and Technology Department. Additionally, has been involved in dogs for over 17 years. Tony has experience handling and/or owning Gordon Setters, American Cocker Spaniels, English Cocker Spaniels, Springer Spaniels, West Highland White Terriers and various other breeds.
His interest in the dog world began years ago as a child through 4H. Tony started in dog sports with Obedience, but focuses mainly on Conformation now.
“I’m excited to be part of UKC’s future in dog events and watching the events grow,” Tony said.
Established in 1898, the United Kennel Club is the largest all-breed performance-dog registry in the world, registering dogs from all 50 states and 25 foreign countries. More than 60 percent of its 15,000 annually licensed events are tests of hunting ability, training, and instinct. UNITED KENNEL CLUB prides itself on its family-oriented, friendly, educational events. To find out more about registration and events, call or visit our website. Phone: (269) 343-9020; Fax: (269) 343-7037; www.ukcdogs.com.
To find out more about UKC registration and events, call or visit our website.
United Kennel Club, Inc. 100 E. Kilgore Rd., Kalamazoo MI 49002-5584
Phone: (269) 343-9020; Fax: (269) 343-7037; www.ukcdogs.com