BISTER, Ms Soile Siuntio,
Soile Bister got the first dog of her own in 1967 and bred her first litter in 1971. Her kennel name is "Trixer" and she breeds Miniature Schnauzers and has also bred Schnauzers. Besides these breeds she has owned a Pinscher, a Dobermann and a Bouvier. Trixer Miniature Schnauzers are known all over the world and dogs bred by Ms Bister have achieved several world champion and other champion titles in many different countries. Ms Bister has been involved actively in different dog organizations, e.g. she has been the chairperson for the Schnauzer and Pinscher Club and a member in the board of the Finnish Dog Breeders. She is a member of breed standard committee of the Finnish Kennel Club . She has written a book about Miniature Schnauzers. Ms Bister was qualified as a judge in 1981 and she can judge all the breeds. Soile has been judging in the Nordic countries, Australia, Belarus, Belgium, Brazil, Cyprus, Estonia, France, Germany, Canada, Greece, Indonesia, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Israel, Kazakhstan, Korea, Latvia, Lithuania, The Netherlands, Portugal, Russia, South Africa, Spain, Switzerland and Ukraine. She is a professional groomer and is fluent in Finnish, Swedish and English. Also speaks Norwegian, German, Italian and Spanish.