SA SBTC. Adelaide 2013

SA SBTC. Adelaide 2013

SBTC Newcastle, NSW. 2009

SBTC Newcastle, NSW. 2009

Frans have actively been involved with the Staffordshire Bull Terriers since 1992. Over this time Zeracious Staffords has won numerous Major Annual Trophy Awards from several specialist Clubs as well as been awarded the 4th TOP BREEDER Award of All Breeds in R.S.A. at a gala function in January 2005, by AnimalTalk. This was based on breeder’s progeny who performed and achieved in the S.A.'s show ring over the previous 10 years. Zeracious has been in the top 100 dogs in the country for more than 18 years.

Frans & Griet have bred several Champions to date.

A few highlights

  • CH Zeracious Pumbahee
    Dog CC record holder for 5 years (June 1999 – Oct 2004) (Multi BISS)
  • AM & RSA CH Zeracious Star Studded
    Current bitch CC record holder in South Africa (since 2006)
  • INT & RSA CH Zeracious Reckless Rebel
    4 All Breeds BIS’s & Dogmor Dog of the Year (1999)
  • CH Zeracious Fancy That
    All Breeds BIS
  • SA CH Zeracious Maestro
    KUSA National Puppy 1999
  • 5 American SBT Champions & 2 International.
  • CH Zeracious All The Talk
    RBOB and Challenge dog NSW SBTC 2015
  • SUP. CH Zeracious Locked and Loaded
    Owned and campaigned by Clint Hoeben - NZ 2016
  • CH Zeracious Starman
    BOB Sydney Royal, 2016. RBOB & Challenge Dog at SBTC SA 2016
  • CH Zeracious Showoff
    RBISS Canberra SBTC 2017 & BISS Canberra SBTC 2017
  • CH Toploader Fat Tony
    Owned / campaigned by Zeracious. Multi BISS NSW SBTC 2017


Frans is qualified to judge Staffordshire Bull Terriers and Bull Terriers (incl. Mini).

Appointments officiated at

South Africa:

1996    Highway KC (Bull Terriers)
1996    Hottentots Holland KC (Bull Terriers & SBT) 1997    Pretoria KC (SBT)
1999    Transvaal KC (Bull Terriers, Mini & SBT)
2000    Hibiscus KC (Bull Terriers & SBT)


2004    KCC KC (Melbourne) x 180 SBT
2009    NSW SBTC (New Castle) x 236 SBT
2010    Wellington SBTC x 63 SBT
2013    SA SBTC (Adelaide) x 102 SBT
2014    St George District Kennel Club (Bull Terriers, Mini’s & SBTs)

New Zealand:

2016    Canterbury Bull Terrier Club

Club Involvement

Frans has served on SBT Clubs for more than 15 years. Frans was the Chairman of the Natal SBT Club in RSA and later the Natal Terrier Club.