PONtique Boutique
"Specializing in quality products for the
Polish Lowland Sheepdog"

 
To learn more about the American Polish Lowland Sheepdog Association (APLSA) visit our website.  New applications are processed when the Board meets which is on the fourth Monday of each month. 

About Us


The PONtique  Boutique is owned by the American Polish Lowland Sheepdog Association, Inc. (APLSA) , a 501(c)3 public charity. The  Association is a community  of fun-loving Polish Lowland Sheepdog owners whose main goal is to maintain the integrity, health, protection, and standard of the Polish Lowland Sheepdog ("PON"). The Association shall not be conducted or operated for profit and no part of any profits or remainder or residue from dues or donations to the Association shall inure to the benefit of any member or individual.
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The Association   is organized for social, charitable, and educational purposes as defined in the Section 501(c) or the corresponding section of any future federal tax code.  Such purposes include engaging in a lawful act or activity to provide assistance to the improvement , health, shelter, safety,and protection of the Polish Lowland Sheepdog including for such purposes, the making of distributions to organizations that qualify as exempt organizations under section 501(c).

GOALS AND OBJECTIVES

1.  To  provide educational opportunities and learning experiences

      for  members and others interested in the Polish Lowland

      Sheepdog ("PON").

 

2.  To hold events and to provide information about activities the

      Polish Lowland Sheepdog may excel in (i.e.. herding, obedience,

      rally, agility, tracking, therapy, conformation, treiball, flyball, lure

      coursing, dock diving, or any other dog activities the Association

      chooses to recognize), as well as to encourage participation in

      community activities, Meet the Breed, or others determined to be

      beneficial to the breed.

 

3.  To encourage good sportsmanship at all times when participating

      in AKC/non-AKC competitive events and/or any other social or

      educational events.

 

4.   To encourage responsible breeding programs in adherence with

       the FCI Polish Standard and the AKC recognized standard.

 

5.   To support canine health programs  such as OFA, CHIC, CERF,

       The AKC A.B.C.'s of Breeding and the others as adopted by

        the Association.

 

6.   To encourage and provide assistance, including financial awards,

       to young people under age 18, either currently owning,

       co-owning, or interested in owning a PON, to take a more active

       role in Canine Good Citizenship, and other companion or

       performance activities, by providing education, training, and

       other opportunities  in which they may become involved in the

       breed.

 

7.    To assist in or financially contribute to research and health

        organizations beneficial to the Breed, as determined by the

        APLSA.

 

8.    To provide for the raising of funds through public and private

       donations in order to further the purposes of the Association.

 

9.     For any other lawful, civic, educational, charitable, or

        benevolent purpose.

Important:  We are a 501 (c) 3 non-profit Public Charity Association at this time.  That means you can write off donations for tax purposes.   Donations are NOT where you pay for items you might want.  Use the buy now button on the orderding page should you choose to use Pay Pal for items you wish to purchase.
DONATIONS TO HELP US MEET OUR GOALS
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Gifts and donations are tax deductible within the limits of the law.