KIOURTZIS-KANTZOU, Mrs Stavroula Artemis,
Born overseas in 1964, since childhood her affection for dogs led her to reading dog books and attending dog shows. In Greece she took part in the first ever show organized by the Kennel Club of Greece, winning RBIS with a Kerry Blue. Has bred 9 Greek Champions who won many BIS, RBIS and best in Group awards. She imported top quality dogs from the U.K. and U.S.A. Two of them are American Champions with much success at the shows there. She imported the first apricot Toy Poodles in Europe. She has owned several breeds, Pointer, G.S.P. (Kurzhaar), Kerry Blue, Bulldog, Standard & Toy Poodles, Greyhound, Whippet, G.S.D and a Chinese Crested dog that was no. 12 top Chinese in the U.S. A member of many clubs in Greece and abroad, she has served as member of the Board of Directors of Athens Canine Society. She breeds Toy Poodles and Persian cats. She likes many breeds of several groups and is interested in the development of Greek dogdom.