Article I. Name and Objects

Section 1.

The name of the club shall be: Australian Labradoodle Club of America

Section 2.

The objects of the club shall be: To unite the breeders of Australian Labradoodles in America in an organized club providing support, fellowship, information and advice to current and future owners of the Australian Labradoodle breed.

1) To encourage and promote quality in the breeding of purebred Australian Labradoodles and to do all possible to bring their natural qualities to perfection;

2) To urge members and breeders to accept the standard of the breed as approved by The Australian Labradoodle Club of America (ALCA) as the only standard of excellence by which the Australian Labradoodle shall be judged;

3) To do all in its power to protect and advance the interests of the breed by encouraging sportsmanlike competition at

a) Dog shows

b) Obedience trials

4) To conduct sanctioned matches,

a) Dog shows

b) Obedience trials

under the rules and regulations of the Australian Labradoodle Club of America which are adopted from the rules and regulations of The American Kennel Club (AKC).

Section 3.

The club shall not be conducted or operated for profit and no part of any profits or remainder or residual from dues or donations to the club shall inure to the benefit of any member or individual.  (Registrar and Treasurer are paid positions based on Per-Piece pay rate)

Section 4.

The members of the club shall adopt and may from time to time revise such bylaws as may be required to carry out these objects.