MR. JOHN CONSTANTINE-AMODEI of Jeffersonville, Pennsylvania first became involved in dogs when he was a teenager in the 1970’s, working several dogs through to their Obedience titles. In 1979, Mr. Constantine-Amodei purchased his first Miniature Schnauzer, obtained his first Brussels Griffon in 1999 and became involved in Boston Terriers in 2011 via his husband, Lloyd Constantine-Amodei. He has bred more than 125 champions, including group and Best in Show winners, and handled more than 150 champions.
Mr. Constantine-Amodei bred the first duel USA/United Kingdom Champion and top Miniature Schnauzer in the United Kingdom in 2003. Mr. Constantine-Amodei began judging in 2003. He has judged the Brussels Griffon and Miniature Schnauzer national specialties as well as many foreign assignments. Mr. Constantine-Amodei is presently approved to judge the Terrier, Working, Toy, and Non-Sporting groups, several Hound breeds, and Best in Show. This is his first judging assignment at Westminster.