Judges » Kathleen Hardwick

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Mrs Kathleen Hardwick


All Breeds, Specialist Breed (Dachshund (all Varieties))

About Me

I have been involved with dogs all my life coming from a farming background. I have owned/bred and exhibited
Dachsunds for more than 45 years in partnership with my husband David.
Having bred  Standard & Smooth (Daxford/Dachsford), Miniature Wire(Wyrdax)
Miniature Long ( in partnership with Gladwil) and now have a recessive Long Hair.
I am currently a Board Member for the NZ Dog Judges Assoc, Secretary Treasurer of The Auckland
Dachshund Club and also a Life Member of the Club.
I have served on many committees of All Breed Dog Clubs, Hound Group Club and also
currently the Dogs NZ Delegate for the Group and Multi-Breed Clubs

Recent Shows Judged

Singapore Kennel Club, China Kennel Union, Bull Breeds Sth Aust

Judging History

I have judged Dachshund Specialties in NZ, Australia (2x), UK (3x) Sth Africa and USA
My judging career has taken me to many parts of the world including Australia  , Canada, USA, UK,
Finland, Sweden, Denmark, Malaysia, Singapore and China.
I began judging in 1974 with the Hound Group and became All Breeds some 25 years later.
In 2018 I was granted Specialty Status for All Varieties of Dachshund.

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