DR. JOHN REEVE-NEWSON of Toronto, Canada, in partnership with Dr. Richard Meen, established Kishniga Kennels in 1971 and has since bred top-winning Doberman Pinchers, Old English Sheepdogs, Skye Terriers, French Bulldogs, Borzoi, Harriers, and Norwich Terriers. In 1977, their homebred Borzoi, Kishniga’s Desert Song, was Canada’s top dog all breeds.
Dr. Reeve-Newson graduated from veterinary college in 1964 and soon after that established his still-active practice in Toronto. He is also founder and CEO of Canada’s first veterinary emergency clinic. He is a member of a number of dog organizations and professional associations, including the College of Veterinarians of Ontario, where he has served as Councilor and President. Dr. Reeve-Newson is licensed to judge all breeds. He judged the Hound Group in 2004. This is his eighth Westminster judging assignment.