MR. GLEN LAJESKI of Cloverdale, California, life with dogs began with his family’s Miniature Pinschers, followed by his first show dog, a Great Dane from the Kolyer line of Kitty Kolyer.
After graduate school he handled dogs professionally as a member of the Professional Handlers Association. Mr. Lajeski transitioned from Great Danes to Standard Poodles. He currently partners with Joseph Vergnetti continuing the line of Dassin Poodles having bred more than 300 champions including the number one Non-Sporting dog of 2009, Ch. Hillwood Dassin DeLovely. He also co-owned/co-bred several top five Doberman Pinschers. Mr. Lajeski is approved to judge numerous Working, Toy, and Non-Sporting breeds, and Junior Showmanship. This is his first Westminster judging assignment.