Show Dog Judges Profiles


, Neridah Perth Western Australia,



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Secretary of WA Terrier Club for numerous years (early 1980's), also served one year as President. Served on the Canine Assoc of WA Pure Breeds Protection committee, preparing briefs to government on tail docking and changes to the Dog Act. Chaired the Canine Association of WA Investigations Committee for two years (2006 &7). Currently chairing and running the CAWA Steward Training scheme. Neridah's primary breed is Irish Terriers (prefix Anluan), having owned and shown them since 1983. Bred the top terrier in NSW 1996, all breeds, Ch Anluan Top Gunn, owned and shown by Liz Walmsley. She also owned and campaigned the top Irish Terrier in Australia (Dogzonline point score) 2007 - Ch Glenboyd Laoch Linus. The first Irish Terrier breeder in the world to breed a litter (9 pups) from imported frozen semen, this was in 1993. She added Lakeland Terriers and Wire Fox Terriers to her show team in early 1990, establishing the Tripwire breeding prefix with her two good friends Liz Walmsley (Coolaney Irish Terriers) and Lorraine Pitt (Rievaulx Airedale Terriers) in mid 1990. Jointly they owned the Top Terrier in WA, Ch Manesty Lite Up the World (Lakeland) who also won Best in Tournament at the WA Terrier Club Inaugural Tournament of Terriers. At the same event they also won opposite sex in Tournament with Wire Fox Terrier Ch Tuffwire Twilight Star. Neridah has owned, prepared and handled Airedale Terriers, Welsh Terriers as well as one Smooth Fox Terrier to his title. She has judged in Australia and New Zealand. Member of The Irish Terrier Club of Australia.