Mr. Mark Kennedy

Mark has been actively involved in purebred dogs since he was 9 years old. His original breed is Bulldogs. He has finished over 20 champions, which included a dog that was ranked one of the top 10 Bulldogs in the United States, with limited showing. He received the George M. Beckett Memorial Award for one of his dogs that produced five champions in one litter. He is one of the youngest judges to be approved by the AKC at the age of 24. He officiated at the World Bulldog Federation Specialty Show in Mexico City in 2017 with an entry of over 300 dogs.

He is the president of the PA Dog Judges Association and cluster/show chairman of an all-breed and specialty club.  Mark is currently approved to judge all Non-Sporting breeds, all Toy breeds, 4 Sporting breeds, Junior Showmanship and Best in Show.  He has judged 3 times at the Westminster Kennel Club, including the Non-Sporting Group.