The COA board would like to update members regarding the membership of the trainer/COA member in the recently shared video. The COA board has accepted the membership resignation of the member in question. The COA does not condone the harsh treatment of animals, nor does it condone cyberbullying and other hate speech that is so often seen on social…[Read more]
COA Webmaster replied to the topic Article ideas for website & Chinook Quarterly (CQ) in the forum Happy Tails – General Member Discussions 6 months, 2 weeks ago
Thanks for posting! The forums are meant to be a bit more focused on specific topics that members are interested in talking about. They are focused and searchable and any member can create any topic they’d like to hear other members discuss. Facebook is great, but is a bit more of a free-for-all (which has its benefits as well).…[Read more]
Thank you members for this thoughtful discussion. As an update, the COA Board is planning to meet in the beginning of August to allow us time to process all comments. Your discussion will help guide any actions taken against this member. It seems there are two related points that have been discussed: 1) the action to be taken against this…[Read more]
This topic is for members to discuss the recent video showing a trainer that is a COA member hitting a dog with a plastic bat numerous times. The COA statement to this video is as follows:
The Chinook Owners Association (COA) does not condone the treatment of animals as shown in a video of a trainer hitting a dog with a plastic bat numerous…
COA Webmaster replied to the topic Article ideas for website & Chinook Quarterly (CQ) in the forum Happy Tails – General Member Discussions 10 months, 2 weeks ago
All great ideas! Chris, the “You know it’s a Chinook when…” could be a recurring article that we get different members to right about the silliness (or other personality traits) of their Chinook.
Taylor, in the past we made each previous edition of the CQ (not the current one, but the one before) available in its entirety to non-members.…[Read more]
COA Webmaster started the topic Article ideas for website & Chinook Quarterly (CQ) in the forum Happy Tails – General Member Discussions 11 months, 1 week ago
So here is the million dollar question…what do you want to see on this site? A few ideas are listed below and let’s use this topic for members to submit their ideas.
- Who’s who of everyone on the Board
- Member articles talking about their Chinook(s)
- Articles about children and their relationship with their Chinook
- Article about…
Please use this topic to communicate the following to the Webmaster (at this time, Jon):
I will be notified of posts to this topic, so I won’t miss anything.