Show Dog Judges Profiles


, Ms Kay Victoria,



  • ANKC:

    Toy, Gundog, Hound

Kay has been involved in the sport of dogs since 1972. Initially with Afghans, but since 1975 she is best known for breeding and exhibiting Borzoi under the Marakhoff prefix. In that time there have been 15 Marakhoff litters, and she has bred andor owned more than 40 Champions, 8 individual Best In Show winners, 6 of whom were multi BIS winners. Marakhoff Borzoi have succeeded at the highest level and Kay is very proud to have produced Royal BIS, National BIS, Specialty & All Breeds BIS, and Borzoi of the Year winners. Kay has judged in Qld, NSW, Vic. & SA. and is most honoured to have been selected on the panel to judge Hound of the Year in both Victoria & NSW. She has attended National Specialties, Sighthound, Hound & All Breeds Shows in the USA, UK, Sweden and France, and was Secretary of the International Borzoi Council when consensus was reached by a group of Borzoi breeders from around the world on an "International Standard". She has also presented the Breed lecture and regularly provides dogs and mentoring for the judges training scheme.