New website

By Sheila Herrmann in articles

November 1, 2018

The Samoyed Club of America Education and Research Foundation is very excited to finally go live with our long anticipated new website. With so many links and so much information there will always be changing or broken links. If you find a link that is in need of an update please help everyone who uses the site by contacting us at and letting us know what you have discovered and where it is located.

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Amazon Smile

By Sheila Herrmann in articles

October 31, 2018

Did you know your purchases can make a difference? AmazonSmile donates to Samoyed Club of America Education & Research Foundation Inc when you do your holiday shopping at

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2018 SCA National Specialty

By Margaret Black in events

June 27, 2018

SCARF will help fund cardiac exams and eye exams at the upcoming 2018 SCA National Specialty. We will offer a $20 discount for all cardiac exams (up to 80 samoyeds). If you elect to undergo the cardiac exam, we will also offer an additional $5 discount towards getting an eye exam. We look forward to seeing you there!

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Documenting the Ancient Origins of the Samoyed

By Pam Barbe in events

February 3, 2012

Abstract Archaeological evidence indicates that the Samoyed has an extremely ancient inception, dating back at least to 5500 BCE. Excavations of Copper Age Botai culture settlements of horse herders in northern Kazakhstan have yielded numerous ritual dog burials that provide proof of the antiquity of Samoyeds. The shape, size and proportions of the Botai dog skulls and skeletons are remarkably close to those of modern Samoyeds. These findings support earlier DNA studies that identify the Samoyed as one of the 14 oldest breeds (Parker, et al.

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Animal Rights and your Samoyed's Health

By Pam Barbe in articles

June 7, 2009

How do those two go together? Simply put, if the Animal Rights (AR) activists have their way, you won’t have to be concerned about your pet’s health because you won’t have a pet. The AR agenda is a serious threat to our right to own and control the care for our pets. BECOME AWARE! Learn about what AR really means: Do you know the difference between Animal Rights and Animal Welfare?

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