Show Dog Judges Profiles


, Ms Diane L Arizona,



  • AKC:

    Sporting, Hound, Toy

Ms Malenfant has bred, owned and shown various breeds since 1963; primarily Hounds and Toys. Under the Beaujangle kennel prefix she has finished over 75 Basset Hounds. She has bredand or owner handled 2 multiple Best in Show Basset Hounds. Her Basset Hound, Ch. Blue Billy Bojangles, ROM was the Top Producing Basset Hound in the history of the breed and held that distinction for over 15 years. For the past 10 years she has bred, owned and shown Shih Tzus under the Suling kennel prefix. Diane has served on various committees and held offices in the Sahuaro State Kennel Club, Kachina Kennel Club, Prescott Arizona Kennel Club, The Basset Hound Club of America and the Valle del Sol Basset Hound Club. For several years she served as Chairman of the Judges Education Committee of the Basset Hound Club of America and currently serves on the Judges Education Committee for the American Shih Tzu Club. She has judged in Canada, South America, China and Finland and Australia (2005). Ms Malenfant is currently approved to judge all Hounds, all Toys, Misc., Junior Showmanship, Best In Show, and is currently a Provisional judge for several Sporting breeds.