One of the Founder Members and chief architects of the Orissa Kennel Club, which was established in 1983-84, and was the Jt. Secretary & Show Secretary of the Club from inception till 2007-08, and took over the Hony Secretaryship from 2008-09, a post that he has held since then. Was also the Founder Member and Secretary of the German Shepherd Dog Club of India (Bhubaneswar Chapter) for more than seven years. One of the youngest members to be granted Life Membership of the Kennel Club of India since 1982-83, has taken active interest in spreading awareness amongst the dog loving public in the state of Odisha.
Has had German Shepherds,Dobermanns,Great Danes,Labradors, Dacshunds, Fox Terriers and Pugs. Though not a prolific breeder has bred Great Danes and made Champions under the kennel prefix NALKEN’s. Has also bred Dobes and German Shepherds and made some champions (under joint ownership), Retriever Labradors as well as Daschunds, winning CCs under various reknowned Judges. His GSD bitch Orta von Kahler Heide (co-owned), won a lot of laurels in All breeds Shows as well as Speciality Shows all over the country, going Seigerin in two consecutive All India Sieger Shows at Hyderabad and Chennai.