Amy Walters is a co-owner of Prelude Bichons where she has been breeding and showing bichons frises with her mother, Janet Weiderhold for the last twelve years. She has been the breeder/owner/handler for fifteen bichons that have obtained their championship and two bichons that have obtained their grand championship. She is a Breeder of Merit. She has been a board member of the Keystone Bichon Frise Club for eleven years and has also held the position of Vice President for two consecutive terms. Amy has been chairperson of the Keystone Bichon Frise Club Sweepstakes and Specialty Show in conjunction with the Devon Dog Show Association all breed dog show since 2010.
Amy has a Bachelor of Science Degree in Chemistry from the Pennsylvania State University and prior to starting Prelude Bichons with her mother, worked for eight years in the pharmaceutical industry. She researched a novel drug delivery approach for insulin with Elan Pharmaceuticals and was an Area Technical Manager with Colorcon where she assisted pharmaceutical companies across the east coast with the where she assisted pharmaceutical companies across the east coast with the application of color coatings to solid dosage medicines.
Amy lives in Hatfield, Pennsylvania with her husband, Mike and two children, Jonathan and Anna. In addition to her bichons, Amy also enjoys reading, traveling and spending time with family and friends.