Show Dog Judges Profiles


, Mrs Wendye New South Wales,



  • ANKC:

    All Breeds

Wendye has been an All Breeds judge since 1971 and has officiated on numerous occasions in America, England, Finland, Norway, Sweden, Denmark, Italy, Spain, Monaco, Portugal, Switzerland, Belgium, France, Malaysia, Japan, all States of Australia, and New Zealand. Many of these shows are world famous and she has been fortunate to have seen and judged many of the newer breeds now being introduced into other countries. Some of the highlights of her judging career has been her selection to judge at the prestigious Santa Barbara Kennel Club, at the Saluki Club of America's National Specialty and at The Yorkshire Afghan Hound Club Specialty in England. Also at Eurodog and the World Sighthound Congress in Belgium. She was paid the ultimate compliment of being approved to judge Afghan Hound males at the world famous Crufts in the UK in 2003 and since also officiated on their other breed, Whippets at the prestigious Southern Counties show in the UK. Over the years, Wendye has judged numerous Specialties in Afghan Hounds, Wolfhounds, Salukis, Whippets, Dachshunds, Basenjis, Samoyeds, Great Danes, Dalmatians, Keeshonds, Lhasa Apsos, Pekingese, Australian Terriers, Bull Terriers, Australian Cattle Dogs, Bearded Collies, St. Bernards, Chihuahuas, French Bulldogs, Boxers, German Shorthaired Pointers, Springer Spaniels, Cavalier King Charles, Schnauzers (all varieties), American Cocker Spaniels, Poodles, and Bouviers de Flandres, many of these breeds she has judged at more than one Specialty per breed and in more than one country. Also many semi-Specialties such as Hound Clubs, Sighthound Clubs, Working Dog Clubs, Gundog Clubs, Toy Dog Clubs, etc. She has also judged many prestigious Contests of Champions in various countries, including at the famous event in Finland on two occasions and most recently as one of the "selectors" for the renowned Gran Prix at St Gallen in Switzerland. Wendye is the owner publishereditor of National Dog - THE Ring LEADER Way - Australasia's premier canine magazine, and the only one able to be read entirely online for no charge.