Born 4 april 1951. Member of K.M.S.H. (Belgian Kennel Club) since 1978 Breeding Retrievers: Golden since 1978 Flatcoated since 1982 Nova Scotia since 1989.
Bred several Belgian and International Champions 4x World Winner with Nova Scotia Duck Tolling (4 generations).
No more breeding and showing since I became a judge. Member of the examination-commission Instructors (K.K.U.S.H.) since 1989. Judge since 1999 (started with the Flatcoated Retriever). Training on a regular base judges on Dog-genetics. Nutrition Microbiology, Anatomy + Physiology.
Judged many times in Belgium and abroad (for example: World Dog Show Stockholm, European Show Budapest & Leeuwarden, London The Champion of Champions, Agen, Amiens, Amsterdam, Anger, Barcelona, Bejing, Bogota, Budapest, Cagliari, China, Colombia, Douai, Dublin, Drammen, Echt, Eindhoven, Groningen, Hässleholm, Helsinki, Herning, Hildesheim, Iceland, Imatra, Israel, Italy, Joensuu, Kiev, Krakow, Lisbon, Luxembourg, Maastricht, Madrid, Malmö, Maubeuge, Mongolia, Moscow, Murcia, Nitra, Omsk, Oporto, Paris, Peine, Portadown, Philippines, Prague, Riga, Split, St.-Petersburg, Tartu, Tvååker, Utrecht, Uden, Vååsa, Vannas, Vigo, Vilnius, Visby, Vladivostok, Wychen, Zagreb, etc…).
President of the Belgian Flatcoated Retriever Club President of the Belgian Great Dane Club President of the Scientific Committee K.K.U.S.H. Vice-President of the Judging Committee President of Honor in different Clubs Member of the Cynological Board K.K.U.S.H. Member of the Belgian Kennel Club Board (K.K.U.S.H.) since 1999.