KATONA, Mrs Anne California,
AKC:Sporting, Terrier, Toy, Non-Sporting
Anne grew up in a family involved with Arabian Horses, Jack Russell Terriers and Boston Terriers. Anne and her husband were introduced to the Kerry Blue Terrier breed in 1970, and since then have had much success showing and breeding Kerry Blues, including multiple Best in Shows and numerous Specialty wins throughout the US and Canada. Anne was approved by the AKC in 1985 to judge Kerry Blue Terriers, and the balance of the Terrier Group soon followed. She has judged in 9 foreign countries, and almost all of the US. She is presently the AKC Gazette Kerry Blue Terrier breed columnist, and Treasurer of the San Francisco Bay Area Dog Judges' Association.