Show Dog Judges Profiles


, Mr Ekarat Nakhon Pathom,



    United Chow Chow
  • AKC:

    All Breeds
  • ANKC:

    All Breeds
  • FCI:

    All Breeds
  • NZKC:

    All Breeds

International All Breed Judge
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Tel : + 66 34 253-687

Mr. Ekarat Sangkunakup of Thailand, began his involvement with American show dogs in 1982. Perhaps best known here in the States for his top winning Chow Chows and Dobermans, he has also had top winning Shih Tzu, Pomeranians, Smooth Fox Terrier , Am.Cocker and Golden Retrievers in the past, all proudly exhibited under United prefix and has garnered numerous Championships across the world. The United Chow Chows were the first Thai bred dogs to be shown competitively in the US, and to this day remain the premiere representative of Thailand for their excellent quality, not only in America, but abroad.

Dogs bred or owned my Mr. Sangunakup have amassed over 300 All-Breed Best in Shows and over 450 All-Breed Best Baby in Shows worldwide. In the last fifteen years, United Kennels has had more than twenty different dogs hold the #1 position both in the US and Thailand. The United Chows have ranked #1 Chow Chow in the breed more than ten times in Thailand, including 2009, and have been extremely successful across Asia, having become the #1 Chow in various other countries.

Recognized throughout the world for his in-depth knowledge of canine structure and breed type, Mr. Sangkunakup is one of very few individuals licensed to judge All-Breeds everywhere dogs are exhibited. At the core of his philosophy as a breeder/judge, is the belief that the preservation of the breed standard and type, ultimately depends upon the collaboration and education of Chow breeders worldwide. Breeding and judging according to the Chow standard is of utmost importance in order to maintain the integrity of this historic and beloved breed.

Recognized throughout the world for his in depth knowledge of dogs, Mr. Sangkunakup is one of very few individuals licensed to judge All-Breeds everywhere dogs are exhibited. He is routinely the guest of fanciers in U.S.A , Canada , South America , Russia , Scandinavian, Australia , New Zealand , Japan , China , South East Asia as well as his native Thailand . While looking forward to actively pursuing his judging career domestically and abroad, he continues to campaign his outstanding Thai bred dogs in the United States.

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