Show Dog Judges Profiles


, Mrs Rosemary Ontario,




Rosemary has been active in the sport of breeding, showing, performance events (field trials and earthdog events) under the affix Roschel (Perm Registered) with her husband, Michael, since 1970. They have bred several Canadian and United States All-Breed Best in Show, Group and National event winning Weimaraners over the years. They are now actively and successfully breeding and exhibiting Border Terriers. With a close breeding association with the Conundrum Border Terriers in Leicester, they are familiar with the dog world in the U.K. having attended many shows and events. She has judged in Canada, the U.S.A., Australia and Venezuela. Also, she has judged regional and national specialties in Canada, the U.S. and Australia for Weimaraners. Rosemary has been active in many dog clubs, being Secretary and founding member of the Weimaraner Association of Canada, Director of Caledon Kennel Association, Director of the Border Terrier Club of Ontario, President and founding member of Border Terrier Canada, member of the Strategic Planning Committee for the Canadian Kennel Club and member of the Border Terrier Club of America and the Weimaraner Club of America. While Secretary of the Weimaraner Association of Canada, she was Secretary to the first Field Dog Test held in Canada. The Border Terrier Club of Ontario also hosted the first Earthdog Test held in Ontario (2nd test nationally) and Rosemary was on the Test Committee that hosted this event. She was the Specialty Chair for the 2005 Border Terrier Club of America National Specialty, including conformation, obedience, earthdog tests, agility and tracking held in St. Louis, Missouri.