All posts by Frank Tunis

New draft t-shirts for sale

NewPenDel Draft Test takes place April 8 & 9 at Brubaker Park,  Lancaster County, PA.  We have new draft t-shirts for sale at $20.00 each.  The club logo is embroidered on the left shoulder and the draft test silk screened on the back.  Sizes run small and begin with medium.  Colors for ladies are green and purple, mens med gray. They have been donated and all proceeds go to NPD Rescue.  You may buy them at the test or send a message through our website.

Landmark for Water Rescue

Landmark for Water Rescue-  Saturday, April 1, 2017 at Round Valley State Park

9-2 pm Rain or Shine / BYO Lunch / Workshop $15

Exercises based on the Judi Adler book: “Water Work, Water Play”-book available on Sweetbay Newf website

This is a completely land based workshop to learn land exercises to get your dog conditioned and ready for water work this summer. There will be no water work on this day and we will meet in the West Picnic area of the park (go straight instead of turning to go down to the water area and picnic area is on your left past the bathrooms).

Facilitators: Dave Supko, Amy Supko, John Lynn and Kat Lynn

Come establish great foundations in a cooperative and fun environment. Please be ready to help steward and learn how to drown on grass!

Bring: water equipment, training treats, lunch, water for dogs, crates, cash or check for payment for workshop collected that day.

RSVP: Amy Supko 862-268-1861 or

or Kat Lynn 609-510-8966 or

No park entrance fee that date/

Celtic Classic – March 18-19, 2017

Celtic Classic – March 18-19, 2017

The Premium list is online at for the Celtic classic: New Pen Del will be hosting back to back Regional Specialties on Sat March 18th the breed judge is Janet Cohen and Sweeps is Laura Rader Sun March 19th the breed judge is Alberto Berrios and Sweeps is Donna Barber…we have great hospitality planned and a reserved area for grooming; we are in the specialty building with close parking and double matting for good footing; we have beautiful trophies which very unique Upscale Book designs…There will be a dinner Saturday night…at the Wyndham Garden and we are going to have a big raffle….
Jim Rau Dog
RAUDOGSHOWS.COM. Entries close March 1, 2017

2017 New-Pen-Del Awards Banquet Saturday, March 18th

2017 New-Pen-Del Awards Banquet Saturday, March 18th 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

Wyndham Garden 2000 Loucks Rd., York PA (4 miles from the York Expo Center)

Come join us in the fun and celebrate our club’s newfoundlands! Videos of all participating Award recipients!

Your choice of:

Parmesan Crusted Chicken or Chesapeake Style Crab Cake Remoulade

Dinner includes: Salad, Spinach Risotto, Asparagus and Crème Brûlée for dessert

Cash bar from 6:00 to 7:00 in FenderZ Grill and Pub (located in the Wyndham Garden)

The cost is $35.00 per person Make check payable to New-Pen-Del and send to: Wendy Keyser 1133 Sunwood Lane, Lancaster PA 17601

All reservations are due by March 10, 2016 NO exceptions!

Please Fill Out This Form and Send to Wendy Keyser 1133 Sunwood Lane, Lancaster PA 17601

Name: ____________________

Choose Entrée:

( ) Parmesan Crusted Chicken

( ) Chesapeake Style Crab Cake Remoulade

Number of guests:______

Total Fee:_______

($35.00 Per Person)

Information for Newfoundland Owners

Penn Vet | VCIC

The Veterinary Clinical Investigations Center (VCIC) is located within the Matthew J. Ryan Veterinary Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania. The center’s primary focus is the establishment of clinical trials directed at investigating novel treatments or diagnostic tools in a variety of spontaneous disease processes in client-owned pets.

Of special interest to Newfoundland owners and owners of other large breed dogs, The Center manages clinical trials to develop new approaches and treatments for diseases such as arthritis and cancer.

Click on the above link to check out the current clinical trials. If there is a trial that you feel would benefit your Newfoundland, please contact:

Angie Cosey, CVT, VTS (Anesthesia)
Clinical Research Nurse
Veterinary Clinical Investigations Center
School of Veterinary Medicine University of Pennsylvania
3800 Spruce Street
Suite 179E Old Vet Quad
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Phone: (215) 573-6553
Fax: (215) 746-1970

or if unable to reach Angie, call 215-573-0302 main email: