HAMEL, Kim Manitoba,
Kim's involvement with purebred dogs began in the early 80's with English Springer Spaniels and in 1988 started with Cavalier King Charles Spaniels under the Bloomfield affix. She has bred, co-bred, and owned numerous Canadian champions and have attained American championship on 3 of the dogs. She has earned titles in obedience and rally with both breeds. And she has been fortunate to have had Cavaliers that have placed in the top 5 Cavaliers in Canada. Over the years she has ownedexhibited Cavalier King Charles, English Springers, Yorkshire Terriers, Shetland Sheepdogs, German Shepherds, Kerry Blue Terriers, and Keeshonds. Kim has been busy over the years with her involvement with the Cavalier Club of Canada & the English Springer Spaniel Club of Canada, the Manitoba Sporting Dog Club, the CDJA and was president of the Mid West Cavalier club. Her passion for the preservation of purebred dogs has led her to be elected as CKC director for Manitoba.