MRS. CONNIE H. CLARK from Rio Del Mar, California has been an owner/breeder/handler of Wire Fox Terriers under the Cricklewood prefix. She later became a professional handler specializing in Terriers. Mrs. Clark has served as the AKC Parent Club Delegate since 2004. In addition to Wire Fox Terriers, she has bred Irish, Airedale, and Smooth Fox terriers. Mrs. Clark handled Airedale Terrier, Ch Tartan Scottshire Cowboy in 1997 to Best of Breed at Westminster.
Mrs. Clark was approved to judge in 2007. She judges the Terrier Group, multiple Toy breeds, Poodles, Miniature American Shepherds, Junior Showmanship, and Best in Show. She has judged national and regional specialties here and abroad as well as at the World Dog Show in Paris. She has also judged at the all-terrier Montgomery County Kennel Club Dog Show as well as other prestigious dog shows around the country. This is her first judging assignment at Westminster.