Becoming a Member

We are always looking for people interested in joining our organization.

Who Can Join?

We invite anybody interested in the issues and topics we focus our efforts on to join. Members must be able to dedicate enough time to participate and make a difference in the organization.

Benefits of Joining

There are several benefits to becoming a member of our organization. Our members are close friends and we have a great time when we get together. Of course we also have a common interest, and we hope to further our cause.


How Can You Join?

Membership to ESMF requires two sponsors and a club vote. To join the ESMF you are required to have sponsorship by:
a.  Two (2) sponsors who are either founding ESMF Members or Members of at least (1) year;
b.  In good standing;
c.  and Not related to each other

Prospective members must be in good standing with the American Kennel Club and subscribe to the purposes of this Club. By signing and submitting the application, this states the applicant agrees to abide by the Constitution and By-laws, the Code of Ethics, and the rules of the American Kennel Club. 
 
If you have two eligible sponsors, proceed to the ESMF Membership Application page. Fill out the application, select submit and then pay the club dues.

ESMF Membership Application


Memberships and Dues
 
The following memberships are offered:
Regular
Invited individuals 18 years of age or older. Regular members are entitled to all Club privileges, to include, but not limited to, the right to vote, sponsor applicants for membership, and hold office.
Household
Invited pair of adults, 18 years of age or older, residing in the same household. Household members are individually entitled to all Club privileges to include, but not limited to the right to vote and to hold office.  Each of the two adults comprising the household share reduced dues but is considered an individual for Club activities.
Junior
invited children of active members in good standing, aged 12 to 18. Jr. Members are not entitled to hold office nor to vote. 

Dues
Per year membership dues shall be:
Regular Member    $20.00
Household              $35.00
Junior                     $  5.00