Pup Yoshi is Mr. Eagle562 Leather 2018, the first to hold the title, and was 2nd Runner Up for Mr. Los Angeles Leather 2018. He has been active in the Bear, Leather and Pup communities for over 15 years.
Yoshi’s service to the community has ranged from selling Jell-o shots and raffle tickets at fundraisers, to planning bar and weekend run events, and serving on the organizing committees for the Leather Tents at Long Beach Pride and Orange County Pride. He is a recipient of the Larry Wright Memorial Award from Bears LA in recognition of outstanding volunteer work.
Yoshi is a brother of the SoCal-Southwest Chapter of ONYX, serving on the Board of Directors as Road Captain. He is an active contributor to ONYX’s BDSM education program, including co-presenting a class on Pup Play at ONYX’s annual meeting, BLACKOUT.
He is an advocate for diversity, representation and inclusion in the Leather community, and has participated in forums and been a guest on podcasts to discuss these issues.
Yoshi is part of a leather family that includes his Sir and husband, Master Gary, and their boy, Andy. His kink interests include bondage, flogging/impact play, sports uniforms/gear and pup play, and enjoys fun with all types of Leather players in local, national and international venues.