4194 Darkwood Rd.
RR #1, Moffat
Ontario, CN L0P 1J0
CELL: (416) 576-8572
FAX: (905) 854-4148
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Was born in old colonial Rhodesia, now Zimbabwe, into a family owned by Dachshunds. Guy has always has a love for all animals and was an avid horseman. The �GrandGables Kennel� was registered in 1972, when Guy acquired his first Shetland Sheepdog, hence his involvement in both Shelties and Dachshunds. Honored to have judged both breed Nationals :- American Shetland Sheepdog National 2009, Dachshund Club America 2010 and Dachshund Club America 2001, The Dachshund Club of England�s Millennium Show in 2000, The National Miniature Dachshund Club in 1999. Scheduled to judge World Dog Show in Austria 2012.
Guy originally qualified as a South African (FCI affiliated) All Breed International judge and has since acquired his Canadian All Breed judges license. Has been privileged to have judged at Championship Show level in Great Britain, America, Canada, Australia, Sweden, Argentina, Brazil, Germany, Finland, Japan, New Zealand, South Africa, Kenya, Venezuela, Norway, Denmark, Switzerland and Zimbabwe.
Grandgables Dachshunds have won BOB at Westminster 2006 and 2008 and BOB and Hound Group 4th placements at CRUFTS 2006 and 2008. Grandgables Shelties have been 4 x Winners at ASSA Nationals 2004, 2007, 2008 and BOS in 2006 & 2008.
Best In Show dogs in both breeds on all 5 Continents. Over the years Guy has also bred and owned Champions in these breeds :- American Cocker Spaniels, German Shepherd Dogs, Whippets, Chihuahuas, a Boston Terrier and a Fox Terrier Smooth.