WEEKES, Mrs Jacqui W Victoria,
ANKC:Toy, Gundog, Non-Sporting
Jacqui grew up in the dog world. Her family has always been involved in dogs. Her mother breeds 'Grauhund' Weimaraners, which she has had for 35+ yrs and her sister breeds 'Pampard' Dalmatians. Jacqui has bred and shown Irish Setters for approx 17 yrs with the most significant win being Best in Group at Melbourne Royal Show in 1990. For the past 14 years she has shown and bred CKCS under the 'Melloway' affix, winning many Breed Specialty shows, the latest being the CKCS Club of NSW Specialty held on Easter Sunday, 2008. She has also won many All Breeds Best in Shows and had the No. 1 and No. 2 Top Toy dogs in Australia in 2007, and currently has the No. 1 CKCS in Australia. She has also had many significant wins at Royal shows throughout Australia, the most recent being BOB and Group 2nd at Sydney Royal Easter Show 2008. She is proud to say the Melloway Kennel has bred the most Grand Champion CKCS in Australia, 9 in total, and has also made up two imported dogs to their Grand Championship, a record she is very proud of. Jacqui has judged CKCS, Gundog and Toy Specialty shows in Australia and overseas. She is currently training for her Utility and Terrier Group licences, and is qualified to judge Best in Show All Breeds at Open Show level.