MR. LARRY ADAMS of St. Louis, Missouri has been active in Pembroke Welsh Corgis since 1979. Mr. Adams has bred and owned Norwich Terriers, Skye Terriers, and German Shepherd Dogs and shown many dogs to their AKC Championships. He has produced and owned numerous Pembroke Welsh Corgi stud dogs over the years, including American and Finnish CH Caralon’s Casper at Gaylord ROMX, ranked number five in the history of the breed producing 53 champions.
Mr. Adams became an AKC approved judge in 1997. He currently is approved to judge the Herding Group, many terrier breeds, limited junior showmanship, and Best in Show. He has judged numerous regional Pembroke Welsh Corgi specialties as well as the National Specialty in 2008. Mr. Adams has judged the Norwich Terrier, Australian Shepherd, and the Beauceron national specialties. He has also judged in Italy, Australia, Wales, and Finland. This is his first judging assignment at Westminster.