Success in the Show Ring

BOB at the worlds largest dog show Crufts in 2005. From the Limit class with RISEPARK STRIKING FELLA for judge Kari Wilberg, beating 140 Miniature Schnauzers

BOB and Group 3 at Japan’s biggest dogshow with Ch Cherry Field Fly Away, April 2017

New Grand Champion Axcium’s Son of Anarchy, December 2017

Winners Bitch at Hatboro in 2016 with Axcium’s Breakout

Best of Breed and New Grand Champion at the AMSC Specialty with Hardinhaus Black Beauty in 2012

Group 1 with Ch Hardinhaus Rythem & Rhymes, February 2008

Ch Barwood’s Skyler winning a major in Florida, Jan 08

Ch Kharasahl’s I Am Legend winning a 5 point major by going Best of Breed from the puppy class, beating 11 specials.

Ch Krystal’s Cat Burglar winning a major at the Florida Circuit, Jan 08

Group 3 with Ch Dry Dock Making Waves in August-06

WB and BOS with Dry Dock Anchors Away, July -06

Finishing Ch Repitition’s Southern Stuff in August -06.

Ch Skansen’s Onyx Little Rascal finishing his championship, 13 months old with 18 points, 4 majors, and several Breed wins from the puppy class.

Ch Destineez Texas Ranger with an award of merit at Hatboro, October 2003.

Ch Wards Creek’s Extreme Commitment going Winners Dog and Best of Winners for a 5 point major at Montgomery County 2001

Hilde groomed the BOB winners at Crufts 2002: Ch Awesome’s in the Mood with Risepark and 2003: Ch Hideki Who’s that Guy with Risepark

Hilde was featured in several pictures in the book ‘Dog Showing from beginners to winners’

Hilde showing the BOB winner at Windsor, UK, 2002.

BOS at Windsor, Ch Awesome’s In the Mood with Risepark (BOB at Crufts 2002)


Hilde has bred numerous International and Scandinavian champions, Group- and BIS winners in Norway under her Norwegian kennelname: BånnGass Miniature Schnauzers
She got her first Miniature Schnauzers as a teenager in 1988, with which she discovered the joy of confirmation, agilty, obedience, and tracking.
In 2000 she moved from Norway to the US, where she was trained by world renowned professional handler, breeder, and Miniature Schnauzer expert Kurt Garmaker (Repitition Miniature Schnauzers).
Hilde has been a long time driving force within the Norwegian dog community, serving as board member, secretary, and editor for numerous dog clubs. She is currently the webmaster of the American Miniature Schnauzer Club