SHARP, Mr Robert D
AKC:Working, Terrier, Toy, Non-Sporting
Exhibited his first dog, Smooth Fox Terrier in 1953. Former all breed handler, past President of New York Boxer Club and American Lhasa Apso Club, has bred or owned Affenpinschers, Norwich Terriers, Boxers, Lhasa Apsos, Whippets, Brussels Griffons, English Toy Spaniels, Maltese, Min. Schnauzers, Pugs, Toy Manchester, Old English Sheepdogs, Wire & Smooth Fox Terrier, Poodles, Dobes, and Labs. His Affenpinscher, "Bear" was first in world in his breed to win BIS. Received the Ken'L'Ration Non-sporting group handlers award in 1972 and Gaines Medal for Good Sportsmanship in 1994. Former AKC delegate, and currently licensed to judge BIS, Toys, Non-sporting, Terriers & Working. Has judged in Australia, Argentina, Canada, Bolivia, Brazil, Mexico, Ireland, Guatemala, Columbia, Dominican Republic, Uruguay, South Africa, Holland, Taiwan, Spain, Italy. In 2000 he was invited to judge American Lhasa Apso Specialty and Chinese Crested, as well as Maltese Specialty in Japan. also International Ch. show in Argentina, as well as some 50 plus shows in U.S. In 2001 he judged at World Show in Portugal.