Show Dog Judges Profiles


, Ms Cathy Victoria,



  • ANKC:

    All Breeds

Cathy has held ALL BREEDS JUDGE status since 1993. Her involvement in the dog world began with an apricot Toy Poodle. In 1972 she registered her prefix Chezjolie and has since owned, shown and bred all three varieties of Poodle taking top honours making up more than 150 champions. Her main focus has been the Toy Poodle variety, of which she is currently campaigning two beautiful black puppies to multiple best of breed and In Show awards. She has also been involved with showing and breeding Australian Silky Terriers, Australian Cattle Dogs and Miniature Pinschers under the Balkana prefix. Winning many Best In Shows with these breeds. Other breeds she has successfully campaigned have been Pekingese, Shih Tzu, Papillon, English Springer Spaniel and German Shorthaired Pointer. Cathy is actively involved with the judges training panel in Victoria where she holds the position of group leader and assessorexaminer for trainee judges. She has judged extensively in Australia, New Zealand, Asia, Scandinavia and the United States.