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Vancouver Island Dog Judges Study Group

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Grant Townsend

Licensed for: All Breeds

Judging since: 1996

I am a licensed All-Breed Conformation Judge (CKC), having judged in Canada, USA, and Internationally.

I have owned and bred Papillons, Shetland Sheepdogs, and Yorkshire Terriers, and shown both in the conformation and the obedience ring. I have also co-owned Cavalier King Charles Spaniels. I no longer breed or exhibit in either show ring.

I am a past president of the Toy Dog Club of Alberta; a life member of the Edmonton Kennel Club, a past member of Papillon Canada and the Papillon Club of America. I am currently VP of Programs, Canadian Dog Judges Association (CDJA). I am a retired high school teacher