Keven’s interest in pedigree dogs spans more than 50 years, as a young lad with BOXERS and concurrently for 24 years with top winning ENGLISH SETTERS under the PINETOP prefix. Latter years saw the addition of top B.I.S. winning SIBERIAN HUSKIES including SUPREME BIS at the 2005 Tasmanian Royal Show. A former councilor in South Australia of the Canine Control Body, past President Secretary and Treasurer of Boxer and English Setter Clubs, founding Chairman and President of the Adelaide Plains Kennel Club, past Vice Chair and group leader of the ANKC Judges Training Scheme in Australia, and an ANKC accredited trainee judges assessor and examiner.
An International All breeds judge, ANKC, PCCI/FCI. AKC. Keven has judged coast to coast in Australia including an unprecedented nine invitations to various Champion of Champions Contests, throughout New Zealand, Thailand, India, Mainland China, Indonesia, Singapore, Taiwan, Malaysia, Japan, USA, in addition to 43 specialty shows in 29 breeds with pending assignments in several countries, and a full book of assignments at home in the Philippines.