My affix is Seafar I have owned, bred and shown Newfoundland’s since 1978 including the championship show BIS winner Ch/ Seafar Crest of A Wave and a winner of top stud dog Lifeguard On The Rocks Via Seafar whom I imported from the USA.
I have judged Newfoundland’s in the UK, Germany, France and Denmark. I awarded CC’s in Newfoundland, Boxer and Siberian Huskies and judge working, pastoral, toy group and BIS at Open show level.
I have owned and bred three breeds in the working group Newfoundland, Boxers and Dobermann. In 2000, my first Japanese Chin arrived we share our home with Chins, Chihuahua, Newfoundland and a rescued DDB.
I enjoy the administrative side of dog shows I am a founder member and current treasurer of the Northern Japanese Chin Club, secretary of The Newfoundland Club UK, a member of the Scottish Kennel Club Executive and a past chair of the Joint Newfoundland Club’s Health & Longevity.
In Scotland I have served on the committees of the Scottish Boxer Club, Carluke & District and Clydebank & District carrying out various roles including Show Manager. I have regularly stewarded for SKC and been a member for over twenty-five years.