Show Dog Judges Profiles


, Mrs Julie Pokeno,



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Julie is the owner of the well known Croftsway Labrador Kennels, and has been exhibiting & breeding Labradors since 1975. Croftsway Labradors have won Best in Show awards at Specialty shows throughout New Zealand and the USA, and have had the honour on winning CCs at the Sydney & Brisbane Royal shows, and the Sydney Spring Fair. They have also won multiple Best in Show (All Breeds) awards in New Zealand and Australia. There are Croftsway Champions throughout New Zealand, Australia, the Philippines, Canada and the USA. Croftsway also has the honour of breedingexhibiting the Breed Record Holder in NZ (NZ Bred). Julie was first approved to award CCs in the Gundog (Sporting) group in 1986. Since then she has judged throughout New Zealand. She has judged at Specialty Labrador shows in Australia and the in the USA (3 x times), and has also judged Golden Retrievers and English Pointers in the USA.