Fri, 02/02/2024 - 1:24am

10 Questions ...

... asked of Joan Luna Liebes


Profession: Retired financial analyst

Dog-sport involvement: Breeder, exhibitor, judge

Hometown: San Francisco

Astrological sign: Gemini


1. Do you have any dog-show superstitions?  

Yes. Always use two rubber bands.


2. TV-show guilty pleasure?

Judge Judy and Court TV.


3. If you were president of AKC for one day, what would you do?

Encouraging people to follow our Sportsmanship Code of Ethics.


4. Most valued material possession?

Eric and our ranch ... dogs and ponies.


5. What is something no one would guess about you?

LOL! I am the tallest kid in my family. Still breeding and jumping hunters.


6. Who would you compare yourself to?

No one, but Betty-Anne Stenmark, Joyce Curtis and Betty Cline are my role models.


7. What are you “famous” for?

Starting kitchen fires. I am not allowed to cook anymore.


8. What website do you visit most often?

 Amazon and Dover Saddlery.


9. What was more memorable, your most satisfying win or disappointing defeat? And what was it?

Most memorable was my first BIS with our Scarlett. Second most memorable was Scarlett winning the Group at Houston Kennel Club with an entry 800-plus Working dogs.


10. What do you wish someone would ask you?

Erika Wyatt calls and invites me to ride her upper-level dressage horse!



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