Lorena Merati

She has been breeding since 1983, with the kennel name "Samaracanda", Standard Poodle and Airedale Terriers. Dogs bred from her finished the championship all around in Europe, USA and Canada, many times up to the BIS in important dog shows.

Member of the grooming commission FCI. Always involved in the dog world, she has been interested to study in deep all the topics inerent breeding and genetics, especially when related pure breed dogs. Writer of the book "Canis Lupus Familiaris Barbone", one of the more complete script about poodles ever published, she writes also editorials about dog breeds, on specialized magazines.

As international ENCI/FCI judge, for FCI group 3, group 4, group 5, group 9 and all the italian breeds, she has been judging all around Europe; EGA all round judge has been judging national and international competitions, giving seminars about poodle and some other breeds.