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Initial breeds: Westies and Smooth Fox Terriers; also have had a few Lhasa Apsos, two Boston Terriers, a Doberman and a German Shepherd. Finished approximately 35 dogs, including owner-handled multiple group winner, in California against top professional Terrier handlers.
Approved to judge the Terrier, Toy and Non-Sporting Groups, Misc. Class and Best-in-Show. In addition to numerous regional specialties, have judged the Westie National specialty at Montgomery County and the AKC/Eukanuba Invitational as well as numerous foreign assignments (Ireland, U. K., Belgium, Finland, Japan, Australia, Canada, and So. Africa.)
Currently serves as Vice President of the K. C. of Palm Springs, which holds two of the largest shows in the country.