Barbara J. Andrews has written for Dog World, Kennel Review, The AKC Gazette, and Canine Chronicle since the late 60s and in1993 became an exclusive columnist for ShowSight Magazine. She has authored eight breed books published in eight languages, including World Of The Akita (Breed Book Of The Year Nominee), The Chihuahua, and The Miniature Bull Terrier. Barbara is publisher of TheDogPlace, Editor-In-Chief of TheDogPress, and Toy Fox Terrier breed columnist for the AKC Gazette.
"BJ" (CSI Hall Of Fame Breeder) and husband Bill (deceased) owner-handled multiple Group and Best In Show winners, bred more than 280 AKC Champions including over half of the All Time Top Ten ROM Akitas (5 are still in the Top Ten) and countless international Champions from the O'BJ breeding program of fewer than 12 dogs. An award-winning Bengal cat breeder (TopSpot), founder and First President of the Miniature Bull Terrier Club Of America, BJ is known for exploring and developing new breeds but has been exclusively devoted to the Toy Fox Terrier since 2001. Contact Mrs. Andrews at editor@TheDogPlace.org or BJ@ToyFoxTerriersOBJ.com