CORNELSSEN, Ms Denise C Alberta,
Denise started showing in 1973 and has been judging since 1990. She has owned and bred Shetland Sheepdogs and exhibited Finnish Spitz. Breeder of over 80 Canadian, American and Japanese Champions, and multiple Best in Show, Best in Specialty Show and High in Trial Shelties. She also bred Canada's first bi-black BIS Sheltie. Won the Canadian Shetland Sheepdog National Specialty and several other large Specialties. Won the American Shetland Sheepdog National Specialty. Denise travelled with an all-breed professional Handler (CPHA) for approximately 5 years, and groomed and showed dogs in all Groups. Denise has judged most of the Shetland Sheepdog Specialties offered in Canada as well as several in the USA and Japan, the Canadian Rottweiler National Specialty, Regional Specialties for Siberian Huskies, smaller Specialties for breeds in most Groups, several large all-breed Shows in the USA, Canada, Australia and Korea. She has served in most positions with Specialty Clubs and all-breed Clubs over the past 35 years, and is a Charter and Life member of the Canadian Shetland Sheepdog Association; Member of the American Shetland Sheepdog Association; Life member of the Canadian Kennel Club and Member of the Northern Alberta Canine Association.