I grew up with miniature black Poodle and other animals that we had at home.
From this point on wards I fell in love with the Poodle and my interest grew in all aspects of the cynology. Later on I had the Miniatures and Toy Poodles in White and Grey.
The Standard Poodle have bin a part of my live for the last 20 years, in Apricot en Grey.
My poodles were groomed and shown by my me in various countries with excellent results and my multi-champion males have given several beautiful champions in offspring. In both the Netherlands and abroad.
Before I took the step of becoming a judge, i worked many years in the show ring as ring steward.
I participated in the breeding advice committee of the Dutch Poodle club.
Given show training at various clubs.
Walking in the woods with my dogs is my other hobby.
Through my passion for FCI Group 2. I passed my first judging exam in 2009, for the miniature Pinscher and then the group Pinscher and Schnauzer.
In FCI Group 9. Breed specialist for the Poodle, Bichon and Griffon section.
At the moment I am qualified to judge various breeds in Group 2 and 9.
Is was on honour to judge in following countries, Netherlands, Germany, Austria, Finland.