Judge Information
Judge Name: Michael Yates
Location: Queensland, Australia
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Types of Shows: Conformation
Type of Breeds
I was born and raised in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. My wife Vicki and I were encouraged to enter the dog fraternity in 1982 after purchasing our first Dobermann. With our daughter Denise, we currently own, breed and exhibit Dobermanns under the Salieri prefix and Shetland Sheepdogs under the Inneslake Prefix and have previously owned and exhibited Bullmastiffs and a Foxhound.

I am licensed to judge the Terriers, Gundog, Hound, Herding, Utility and Non Sporting groups at Championship level and am licenced to judge Toys at Open Show level. I also am currently the Utility Group assistant co-ordinator for the Judges training scheme for Dogs Queensland. I have had the honour to judge at the 2011 Dobermann Club of Western Australia Specialty, 2012 the South Island Dobermann Club of New Zealand specialty, 2015 The Dobermann Club of Victoria and Dobermann Feature Specialty Show at the Waimakariri Kennel Association in New Zealand in 2016.

Vicki and I have attended many Dobermann Pinscher Club of America National Specialty shows from 2004 and till present, only missing the 2005 National. We have also attended several American Bullmastiff Association National Specialty shows, missing only those Nationals that are held at the same time as the DPCA Nationals.
Future Assignments

Staffordshire Bull Terrier Club Of Canada [National] - August 04, 2019
Samoyed Association Of Canada [National] - August 03, 2019
Alberta Kennel Club - August 02, 2019
Bullmastiff Fanciers Of Canada [National] - August 02, 2019
Dalmatian Club Of Western Canada - August 02, 2019
Past Assignments

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