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Terrier Of The Year. NSW 2017

Terrier Of The Year. NSW 2017

Griet has judged in South Africa, Australia and New Zealand and Griet is qualified to judge Junior Handlers, the Terrier & Utility (Group 2 & 6).  As well as German Shepherd, Norwegian Buhund, Swedish Valhund and Great Danes. Griet is a Dogs NSW Member, Judge and registered Breeder.

The English Staffordshire Bull Terriers have been Griet’s first love since childhood. Together I’ve been breeding under the ZERACIOUS prefix with my husband, Frans Coetzer since 1992.

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

JUDGING:

Griet is qualified to judge Junior Handlers, Group 2 (Terriers) and Group 6 (Utility). As well as German Shepherd, Norwegian Buhund, Swedish Valhund and Great Danes.

Appointments officiated at

South Africa:

1997    Terrier Club of Natal (Terriers)
2002    Terrier Club of Natal (Terriers)
2002    Transvaal SBTC
2003    Hibiscus KC (Terriers)
2000    Hibiscus KC (Bull Terriers & SBT)

Australia:

2010    SBTC QLD x 198 SBT
2011    Blacktown K&TC. NSW (Group 6)
2011    Canberra & Sporting Terrier Club. ACT (96 SBTs / 106 Group)
2011    Forester Tuncurry KC. Taree (Group 2 & 6)
2012    Hawksberry KC. NSW (Group 6)
2012   Blaxland Glenbrook RSL & Citizens K&T C Inc (NSW) (Gr 2)
2013    Blacktown K&TC. NSW (Group 2 & 6)
2014    Blaxland Glenbrook RSL & Citizens KC. NSW (Gr 6)
2014    St. George District KC. NSW (Gr 2)
2015    Sutherland Shire KC. NSW (Gr 2)
2016    Manly & District Kennel & Dog Training Club Inc (NSW) (Gr 6)
2016    Colac Kennel Club Inc (VIC) (Gr 6)
2016    Colac Ladies Kennel Club Inc (PM SHOW) (VIC) (Gr 2)
2016    Blaxland Glenbrook RSL & Citizens KC. NSW (Gr 6)
2017    Wollondilly All Breeds Kennel Club Inc (NSW) (Gr 2)
2017    SA SBTC (Adelaide) x 000 SBT
2018    Redcliffe Peninsula Kennel Club (QLD) (Gr 2)
2018    Hawkesbury District Agricultural Association (NSW) (Gr 2)
2018    Newcastle & Merewether Combined Canine Club Inc. (NSW) (Gr 6)

New Zealand:

2010    SBTC Auckland x 68 SBT
2016    Canterbury Junior Kennel Society (NZ) (Gr 2 & 6)

Club Involvement

Griet has served on the SBT Club in KZN for more than 15 years (in South Africa) producing their Newsletter and graphics. Editor, Secretary and Treasurer of the Terrier Club for 3 years before moving to Australia in May 2009. Griet has been the Honorary Patron of three SBT Clubs in S.A. during 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012 & 2014.

Beside from the dogs, Griet is a Graphic Designer and keen Photographer. Griet’s graphic design skills helped the SBTC QLD for the past 4 years to raise significant funds.