How long have you been a TICA Judge?
What made you become interested in becoming a judge?
I have breeding and exhibiting cats for over twenty five years and it seemed like the next step.
Do you breed cats as well and if so which breed?
I have bred Siamese, Himalayan though at the moment I am only breeding Abyssinian.
How many cats do you have at home?
If you can give one tip to aspiring new judges what would it be?
Fair play and always be honest to yourself.
Do you have any hobbies outside of Cats Shows?
Sport, holidays and travel.
Best Cat Show moment?
My two home bred kittens winning Best Overall International Winners..
Worst Cat Show moment?
Funniest Cat Show moment?
Too many to mention! Though a certain Main Coon who was in season on Sunday will stick in many minds!
Scariest Cat Show moment?
My first judging engagement was a massive 250 cat count!
Best part of the Cat Show day?
Presenting my finals.
Favourite overseas country to judge in?
Favourite cat breed?
Siamese, Oriental and Abyssinian.
Winter or summer Cat Shows?
Any other animals/pets at home?
I have a French Bulldog.
What part of the judging do you enjoy most?
Handling all the beautiful cats.
Can you recall ever loving a cat at a show so much that you wanted to put them in your pocket and take them home?
YES!!! The stunning Oriental Black Kitten I had today in my final!!!!
Thank you to Ross and the Oneforall Cat Club for using the Cat Planet Judge Questionnaire at The Impish Lincs Show in March 2009