Caddo Kennel Club member and club treasurer Barbara Lundy is a professional handler and owner of Patchwork Pet Resort.Ms. Lundy
said while handling dogs in the United States for such celebrities as Regis and Kathie Lee and Bill Crosby, she
also has been making the trip to Crufts for her
Scottish and English clients for the past 15 years. She
will be exhibiting Bedlington terriers and West Highland white terriers this year.Ms. Lundy has worked closely with youth for more than 30 years, serving as a 4-H leader herself.
said the Caddo Kennel Club
members were excited to be part of offering Holmes an opportunity to go on the trip.
"We will tour London and see the Queen's Palace, and of course, Big Ben and some of the castles of Scotland, including the one where the movie Braveheart was made," Ms. Lundy
"One of the homes where we will be staying in still heats their house with a fireplace," she
said.In the rural areas of England and Scotland there will be no fast food, in fact, the nearest McDonald's will be about three hours away from where they are going, Ms. Lundy
said. Ms. Lundy said the Caddo Kennel Club has been active in Marshall for 13 years and is working hard on developing a strong junior membership.
The club's commitment to junior members increased when Amber Standridge, 14, who worked with Ms. Lundy
, was killed in an accident.
also said the club plans to continue their involvement in the county's 4-H dog project.She
said the club is open to anyone interested in the sport of dogs with meetings held the first Tuesday of each month at Patchwork Pet Resort
. For more information call Ms. Lundy or Debbie Holms at (903) 938-2152.