Show Dog Judges Profiles


, Mr Rick Perth,



  • ANKC:

    Toy, Working, Non-Sporting

Rick has been involved in showing dogs for over 30 years. Early on his wife Kathryn (also a licensed Group 1 judge) and Rick started showing Old English Sheepdogs for about 15+ years, and the last 14 years with Bichon Frise under their Dupanache prefix in conjunction with Parfait Kennels NZ. They have been very successful with Bichons in Australia, especially with "Jazz", multi BIS Australian Grand Champion Parfait Magical Man (Imp NZ). Rick is licensed to judge Group 1 (Toys), Group 5 (Working Dogs), and Group 7 (Non-Sporting) at Championship level. He is a past President of the OES Club of Tasmania, past Vice-President of the OES Club of South Australia, and past committee member of the WA Toy Specialist Dog Club. Rick has judged the Toy Group in WA and Victoria, and in NSW (Toys & Non-Sporting). Tasmania (Toys & Non-Sporting), and in New Zealand (Toys & Non-Sporting).