Passionate in nature and dogs since ever!
Newfoundland breeder since 1995 under the “Newfies” prefix.
International judge of the Newfoundland breed since 2002.
Board member, founder, secretary, auditor of several canine organizations, including the Palermo Kennel Club. Delegate to the regional canine council of Sicily. Vice president and board member of the Italian breed club for the Newfoundland, the Club Italiano del Terranova. Chairman of the breed club’s breeding committee, responsible for drafting the regulations for its club championship. Member of the Italian Kennel Club ENCI’s discipline committee. Has represented the Italian Kennel Club as a member of the FCI’s Rescue Dogs Commission, responsible for drawing up the international “Rescue dog tests”, rules for the certification of those dogs to be used for search, avalanche and rescue of missing persons, in natural and urban disaster sites, and for water rescue. Special Commissioner of CIABS (Italian club of Swiss mountain dogs). Member in the examination board for Italian judges. Has held numerous seminars about Cane Corso breed, even in the last World Dog Show in Milan.
Has judged at sanctioned national and international shows all over the world. Has judged at many specialties of Cane Corso throughout Italy, as well as in Europe, United States of America, Russia and even at the World Dog Show 2015. Has been invited to several specialties of Newfoundland and to the prestigious Golden Cup 2016 in Denmark.
Approved to judge the breeds of the following groups: 2, 3, 4, 8, 10