BANBURY, Brenda Surrey,
Brenda has always enjoyed being around dogs and grew up in the company of several Cockers and an Italian Greyhound. After their marriage John and Brenda became regular exhibitors and made up home-bred Champions in their three chosen breeds, Pyrenean Mountain Dogs, Pugs and Schipperkes. Also showed a Belgian Shepherd and a Basenji but did not breed these. Well known BreederExhibitor of Pyrenean Mountain Dog, Pug, Schipperkes, Belgian Shepherd Dog & Basenji. Having served on several Breed Club Committees and having judged Club Shows at home and abroad she greatly enjoys meeting fellow dog enthusiasts wherever judging takes her. As well as greatly enjoying judging in the UK, she also enjoys judging overseas and has travelled widely to many interesting countries to judge shows, these include most European Countries, Argentina, USA, New Zealand, South Africa, Canada, Japan, Thailand, Philippines, Kenya, Trinidad and Barbados. She has also judged Specialist Shows for a number of Breeds including Pugs, French Bulldogs, English Bulldogs, Pyrenean Mountain Dogs and Boston Terriers. Brenda first judged at Crufts in 1983 and since then has judged on a number of occasions. In 2003 she judged the Finals of the YKC Stakes each day, in 2004 the Utility Group and in 2005 the Working Group, also Best in Show at The United Kingdom Toy Dog Championship Show, March 2004. Brenda judged Best In Show at Crufts 2006, and the ACT Canine Association Inc. International Autumn Festival 2006 and at the Tasmanian Ladies Kennel Club.