Show Dog Judges Profiles


, Mrs Joanne Western Australia,



  • ANKC:

    All Breeds

Joanne was born into a family with Smooth Fox Terriers (her Grandfather bred them), then when she was 18 she received her first Cocker Spaniel who lived to be 21. In the meantime Joanne fell in love with Old English Sheepdogs in 1971 and still has three in her home. She has exported to the U.S.A. and Sweden, and has over 38 Champions, two of them being Grand Champions, around Australia and abroad. Became an All Breeds judge in 1994. Been Secretary, Treasurer of many clubs, also currenty Chairperson of all disciplines for Trainee Judges . Was on original Working Dog Club and still President of that club together with President of Fremantle All Breeds Dog Club. Is a Canine Councillor and past Chairperson of the Canine Fundraiser Committee. She has judged in every state of Australia, many times within New Zealand, U.S.A., Indonesia, Manila, Thailand, Japan, Sweden, Denmark, Norway, Germany, Singapore, Ireland, Spain and Italy. Has judged Best in Show overseas at least 25 times. So proud that her daughter now has 4 Groups and has enjoyed judging with her in Australia, New Zealand and Sweden.

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