In the late 1980’s Cindy helped develop the current PWDCA water trial test that is in use today. Since that time she has been a sanctioned judge by the PWDCA and has judged pwd water trials through out the country. Additionally, she serves on the PWDCA national water trial committee.
"As a result of my love for pwds and my active involvement in developing water trial tests, I wrote the only water training book available specifically for PWD’s." The book, Diving into Water Training for The Portuguese Water Dog,