Licensed for: Working and Herding Groups, and on
permit for half the Sporting Group.
Judging since: 1987 (sanction matches and sweepstakes,
both all-breed and specialties), applied for initial conformation
permit in 2007
Bio: I have owned Samoyeds since 1976, starting
showing in conformation and obedience in 1979, and bred
my first litter in 1982. I have bred 67 Champion Samoyeds
since that time, including dogs that have won Best in Show,
Best Puppy in Show, and many Group placements. I have also
earned numerous CD titles, and one CDX, with my Sams, and
have worked with them in herding, sledding and in weight
pull, in the past.
I am a life member of the Samoyed Association of Canada,
and have been a member of the Samoyed Club of America since
1985. I was a founding member of the Samoyed Fanciers of
Vancouver Island, and the Western Canada Samoyed Club. I
am a life member of the CKC, having been a member since
1980. In 2013, I was awarded Master Breeder status by the
In the past, I also owned and showed Pembroke Welsh Corgis,
and bred one litter, from which we finished one Champion.
I have in the past also handled a number of other breeds
in conformation, including the Bearded Collie, Siberian
Husky, Rough Collie, Belgian Shepherd, and Norwegian Elkhound.
375 Hazlitt Creek Road
Victoria BC V9E 2A3