Show Dog Judges Profiles


, Mrs Francesca Sandton,




Mrs. Francesca C. Browning is a 'second generation breeder', exhibitor and judge. Her kennel name under the prefix of Braganza is over 50 years old. Her late mother April Browning founded it in 1948. Both her late parents were all-breed judges. Francesca and her sister, Jackie Browning are partners in breeding and showing Poodles (Standards and Dwarves) and also English Cocker Spaniels. They have also bred and championed Miniature Schnauzers. Together, they have bred over 200 champions and have campaigned and owned the 1999 Dog of the year Ch and Int Ch Sarbraes Trelarken Odin (white standard poodle) They have bred and campaigned the most winning English Cocker Spaniel ever and are the breed record holder in Miniature Poodles. Francesca is a licensed all-breed judge and has judged in many countries including Brazil, Argentina, England, Austria, Australia, New Zealand, Norway and Sweden.