Beryl and Fred both started their judging careers in 1975, first judging Golden Retrievers then progressing to all Gundogs. Beryl has gone on to ALL BREEDS status and is eligible to judge All Breeds worldwide.
Both have judged Golden Retriever Specialty Shows, which is indeed an honour. Beryl has judged Contest of Champions in New South Wales, Queensland, South Australia and the North Island of New Zealand.
Judging assignments are far too many to list, however, both have judged in all States of Australia on numerous occasions. Internationally, both Islands of New Zealand, Philippines, Japan and Korea. Beryl has also judged in Indonesia ,
More recently, both had judging assignments in Finland and Spain with Beryl having the honour of judging Best in Show, which was indeed a wonderful experience.
Apart from judging Gundogs in conformation, Fred also judges Gundog Working Test.
Over many years Fred and Beryl were involved with the Judges Training Scheme, with Beryl holding the position of Chairperson for several years.
Fred and Beryl judging in Korea
Best in Show at Oberon Show February 2010
AUST GRAND CH YORKPARK VIRTUAL WORLD
Beryl Judging Best in Show at the Japan Dog Festival, FCI Internationl Dog Show, December 12th & 13th, 2009
GIANT SCHNAUZER INT CH.MONTESOL JP’S SLEEPING BEAUTY
Beryl judging The Golden Retriever Club Championship Show May 2009
Piarki Most Handsome sired by Gr Ch Goldtreve Camrose Kyva
Challenge Dog and BEST EXHIBIT IN SHOW Ch Dobro Eternal Flame (Ai)
Challenge Bitch and Runner up in Show
Below photos of Beryl with some of her Best in Show winners.
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