Members of the North American
Babydoll Southdown Sheep Association and Registry subscribe to the
following Code of Ethics. They agree to follow the guidelines listed
herein candidly and forthrightly:
- To practice and support the
goals, philosophy, and procedures as set forth by the North American
BABYDOLL Southdown Sheep Association and Registry.
- To keep accurate records
individually and turn in proper papers so that the North American
BABYDOLL Southdown Sheep Association and Registry is accurate overall.
- To refrain from creating
disharmony in the Association by attacking the good will of other
members or the organization; the flaming of a member or officer on the
web or in public constitutes creating disharmony.
- To refrain from the
introduction of other breeds into BABYDOLL Southdown sheep to be
presented for certification and registration.
- To provide accurate and
appropriate registration documents to purchasers of one's breeding
- To utilize safe animal
husbandry practices to insure the health and well being of
one’s North American BABYDOLL Southdown sheep flock.
- To be candid in relation to
the genetics of one’s flock of sheep; to be forthright in
dealing with the public and potential purchasers of one's stock.
- To conduct oneself with
stateliness and integrity at any breed organization function in such a
manner as to enhance the image of the North American BABYDOLL Southdown
sheep over oneself; to refrain from misrepresenting the organization;
to respect the Officers of the Association.
- To be knowledgeable about
the North American BABYDOLL Southdown Breed Standard and thoroughly
familiar with the various faults one may encounter in a North American
BABYDOLL Southdown sheep breeding program in order to preserve and
protect the authenticity of the gene pool of the North American
BABYDOLL Southdown breed of sheep.
- To honor John Ellman by
breeders’ integrity in dealings and by efforts to maintain a
good breed standard.
as of 09/01/2015