Unser Richter Peter Kennedy-Gane

Peter successfully attended the International Alpaca Judging School (IAJS) in the Peruvian altiplano in 2004 and subsequently certified as a judge in the following jurisdictions; Australia, New Zealand and the USA. He has since qualified as a senior judge in Australia for the AAA (Australian Alpaca Association) judge and in New Zealand for AANZ (Alpaca Association of New Zealand). He is also qualified in the USA for AOA (Alpaca Owners Association), where he is also certified as a Judge Trainer.

Peter has designed and presented training clinics for judges in New Zealand and Australia. He has presented training clinics for breeders in Australia, New Zealand, USA, Canada and Europe. Since qualifying as a judge, Peter has judged shows internationally in Canada, United Kingdom, New Zealand, Europe, the USA and throughout Australia. Highlights have been judging the National shows in Australia, New Zealand, Britain and the USA, as well as the American, British and Canadian Futurity Shows. Peter has been involved in alpacas since 1998 and was a full time alpaca breeder for 16 years from 2003.

Peter and his husband Robert recently sold their alpaca business but Peter continues to judge extensively around the world.

Judging Resume for Peter Kennedy-Gane

The following shows have 
so far been contracted for 2021

2021: 
  • Show Location Date Numbers of Animals Judged
  • Norwegian National Alpaca Show Oslo, Norway April 2021 Suri, Huacaya, Championship and Production
    Fleece

The following shows have 
so far been contracted for 2020

2020:
  • Show Location Date Numbers of Animals Judged
  • Austrian Alpaca Show Wieselburg, Austria Feb, 2020 Suri, Huacaya, Championship and Production
  • Rail Splitter alpaca Show Springfield Illinois March 2020 Suri, Huacaya, Championship and Production
  • The American Futurity Kansas City, MS April 2020 Suri, Huacaya, Championship and Production
  • North American alpaca Show New York State April 2020 Suri, Huacaya, Championship and Production
  • Canadian Western Agribition Regina, Saskatchewan November 2020 Suri, Huacaya, Championship and Production

The following shows have 
so far been contracted for 2019

2019:
  • Show Location Date Numbers of Animals Judged
  • AAeV alpaca Show Germany October 2019 Suri, Huacaya, Championship and Production
  • Italian National Show Italy November 2019 Suri, Huacaya, Championship and Production
Clinics Attending:

I will be completing a herd assessment in Italy in November.
I will also attend a judges training course in USA focussed on Halter in December 2019.
*highlighted shows, I will also be supervising either an apprentice or an upgrading judge.