BETT, Mr Charles Ontario,
Charles worked in construction management with the Government of Canada for more than thirty years. In 2007 he retired and after living for many years in Ottawa moved to a new home on Lake Ontario close to Toronto. Charles has been judging dogs since 1989 and is currently licensed by the Canadian Kennel Club to judge all Breeds. He has judged in Canada, USA, Ireland, Australia, New Zealand, Finland, Bermuda, South America and Mexico. Has also judged specialty shows for Sporting, Working and Terrier breeds. Charles has been involved with Great Danes and American Cocker Spaniels, breeding and showing since 1970, finishing many Canadian and US Champions. Over the last 25 years he played a major role in managing and running championship dog shows including the Show of Shows in Ottawa, Canada. Charles was one of the of the founding members of the Eastern Ontario Judges Study Group with over 40 breed studies having been presented to date. He also presented, organized and managed major seminars and clinics for dogs in the Ottawa Region. Founding member and president of The Eastern Ontario Judges Study Group which has been operating since 1992.