Show Dog Judges Profiles


, Maite Barcelona,



    Del Somni, Alborada
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Maite's first show dog was a Wire Fox Terrier in 1985 then a Lakeland Terrier and Min. Schnauzer breeder under the affix "Del Somni". Since 1990 and together with her husband Jesús Pastor they bred Westies, Scottish, Fox Terriers, Cairn, English Cocker and Yorkshire terrier under the affix "Alborada". Today they only breed West Highland White and Scottish terriers. Up to date they obtained twenty-four World Champions and over 270 other titles in 34 different countries. Maite is a founder member of Associació Canina Unió Cinófila de Catalunya of which she's been President since 2000. She's also a member of the General Committee of the Real Sociedad Canina de España since 2002. Maite's a member of the Club Español de Terriers since 1985 and now member of the committee. She's been a Terrier judge since 2002 and has judged in Spain, Italy, Belgium, Germany, Slovenia ,Lithuania, Latvia, France, Croatia, Brazil, Portugal and Finland. She's approved to judge FCI Group III Terriers, all Schnauzers, and several breeds in Groups 2 and 9.