LGD-CH consists of about 150 members (as of January 2020), who hold, educate and breed LGDs in the four language regions of Switzerland. Of these, 30 are breeders.
The committee currently consists of the president Ueli Pfister and the committee members Fredi Bernet, Jürg Haller, Urban Lanker, Stefan Sprunger, Florian Wenger and Martin von Wyl. The committee manages the association and is responsible for the implementation and execution of the decisions of the general assembly.
The board members have the following responsibilities:
Ueli Pfister president
Florian Wenger vice president and contact person for French-speaking Switzerland
Fredi Bernet breed warden Pastore Abruzzese
Jürg Haller breed warden Montagne des Pyrénées
Urban Lanker communication and newsletter
Stefan Sprunger organisation of farm visits in various regions
Martin von Wyl contact person for Ticino and Italian-speaking Grisons
The breed wardens of the two recognised breeds Pastore Abruzzese and Montagne des Pyrénées are responsible for planning the breeding and organising the respective breeders’ meetings.
The head office is managed by Caroline Nienhuis (caroline.nienhuis[at]hsh-ch[dot]ch).