4th year prestige Dog show EPEIROS CUP

14.-15.9.2019 Sunny Lakes Senec, Slovakia

Savvas Hadjisavvas, Cyprus

Savvas Hadjisavvas, Cyprus
Savvas is the Founder (in 2003) of the English Bulldog Club of Cyprus and he is President since then.
All Rounder Judge since 2014. Savvas was born 23rd of March 1969 in Nicosia. He speaks fluently Greek and English, good Sinhala, Basic Italian and French. He is a breeder of English Bulldogs since 2001 under the kennel name MerrivinBrook Kennel (2007) and before Queen Sudu Club (2003). He is the Best Breeder ever in English Bulldogs in Cyprus and the most successful with a lot of BIS, BOG, more than 90 BOB, Winner of more than 10 BOB (out of 14) at Specialty Bulldog Club Shows and Best Breeder in Show. He owed fourteen Grand and Multi Champions, nine of them his own bred which six are also International Champions. His dogs have been used as foundation stock in several countries: U.K, France, Italy, Germany, Canada, Greece, Cyprus and Brazil. Savvas is the Founder (in 2003) of the English Bulldog Club of Cyprus and he is President since then. He is also Founder (2013) and President of Cyprus Molossus Club, and Founder (2013) and General Secretary of Cane Corso Club of Cyprus.

He was General Secretary of the Cyprus Kennel Club from 2004 until 2008 and also Treasurer from 2006 until 2008.

He was Show Manager and Trainer (for Cyprus Kennel Club) for Stewards and Secretaries for many years.
Savvas is the Organiser of the English Bulldog Specialty Dog Show in Cyprus, all Molossus Breeds Specialty Dog Show and Cane Corso Dog Shows.

He is Judging International Shows and Specialties Shows for English Bulldogs and Molossus breeds. He judged many times in UK, Cyprus, Italy, Greece and Bulgaria. From November 2015 he will be in UK Kennel Club A1 list Judge for Bulldogs, as he is judging the Championship Show of Yorkshire Bulldog Club.

 

Website: www.merrivinbrook.com

Rafael Malo Alcrudo, Spain

Rafael Malo Alcrudo Španielsko
International FCI judge since 1982. All breeds FCI international judge since 2005.

All childhood passed among Pyrenean Mastiffs in my family’s farm near the Pyrenees, in Aragon (Spain).

Breeder of Pyrenean Mastiff since 1974 under the kennel name “La Tajadera del Tío Roy”, having won more of 180 National and International Championships, as well as seven European Winners and six World Winners. That is a World Record among all kennels dedicated to spanish breeds.

Our dogs have been used as foundation stock to start breeding Pyrenean Mastiffs in several countries, as France, Portugal, Italy, Greece, Germany, Czech Republik, Hungary, Polland, Belgium, Holland, United Kingdom, Denmark, Sweden, Norway, Finland, Azerbaijan, Argentina, Brazil, Perú, Mexico, Canada and the U.S.A.

Foundator, in 1977, of the Spanish Pyrenean Mastiff Club (CMPE). General Secretary until 1986 and Chairman since then until June 2010 and currently Foundator President. Foundator, in 2014 of the Spanish Pyrenean Mastiff Association and the Pyrenean Mastiff International Association (MOSTIN.IA)

Author or co-author of nine books and several articles, both in spanish and english, meanly about molosser breeds, but also about sighthounds and pastoral dogs.

International FCI judge since 1982

All breeds FCI international judge since 2005.

Member of the Board of Judges of the Spanish Kennel Club from 2005 to 2009 and again since 2013 until now.

 

The only spanish specialist judge for all molosser breeds by the Spanish Molosser Club (1992) and the Spanish Kennel Club (1994).

Judging International all breeds Shows and also Molosser and Sighthounds Specialties in International Shows at Portugal, France, Luxembourg, Italy, Monaco, San Marino, Finland, Sweden, Denmark, Norway, Island, Holland, Belgium, Switzerland, Germany, Austria, Ireland, United Kingdom, Malta, Greece, Azores Islands, Romania, Slovenia, Slovakia, Croatia, Serbia, Lithuania, Estonia, Latvia, Czech Republic, Poland, Hungary, Russia, Bulgaria, Ukraine, Azerbaijan, United States of America, Canada, Puerto Rico, Mexico, Bolivia, Colombia, Venezuela, Peru, Brazil, Argentina, Uruguay, Chile, South Africa, Israel, Japan, China, Indonesia, Thailand, Philippines, Malaysia, Australia and Spain.

Judge of yearly Special National Club Shows for most of the molosser as well as sighthounds breeds in several countries at the five continents.

Judging in twelve World FCI Shows and eleven European FCI Shows until the present.

President of the Aragon Kennel Club since 1990.

Hobbies: History; literature; rock’n’roll; cars racing sport… and, of course, dogs!

Anne Marie Class, France

My kennel name is de la Basse Roche, I bred very occasionally English Mastiffs.
I was involved in the Dog World since 1971 when I bought my first dog, a Bullmastiff. I bought my first Mastiff in 1982. I became a judge in 1980. My kennel name is de la Basse Roche, I bred very occasionally English Mastiffs.
I judge many breeds in Group 2 and some other breeds in Groups 7, 1 and 10. 
I used to be a chemist for years. Since 1996, I write articles or books around the dog World. I am a member of the French Kennel Club board since 2006 and I currently deputy general secretary of the SCC.

Claire Davis Riahi, United Kingdom

Claire Davis Riahi Anglicko
I have judged many breeds including dalmatian, Rottweiler, Doberman, and Keeshonds currently specialising in Shar Pei, Dogue De Bordeaux and Schipperke
Feel very honoured to be asked to judge at this special show – I have owned , bred and shown dogs since 1988, I started judging at dog shows in the year 1998, I have judged many breeds including dalmatian, Rottweiler, Doberman, and Keeshonds currently specialising in Shar Pei, Dogue De Bordeaux and Schipperke In England I have passed both Shar Pei Club judging assesments, and all the Kennel clubs certificates for requirements of a dog show judge.
I have been actively involed with the dog show world for the last 20 years and have proudly bred many National and International Champion Shar Pei. In 2013 I was given the great pleasure and honor of judging at Crufts. I look forward to meeting interesting people and having the honor to judge some beautiful examples of this wonderful breed.

Ladislav Smatana MVDr. Slovakia

Since 2001 he has worked as a veterinary clinical dietetics consultant for the company Royal Canin.

In 1988 he graduated at the University of Veterinary Sciences in Brno. After that he worked in OVS in Prievidza and simultaneously in the Bojnice ZOO. In 1992 he became a private veterinarian.

In 1996 he underwent an internship at the Veterinary Teaching Hospital Colorado State University in Fort Colins, which was probably the most influencing aspect for his future career.​

In his veterinary practice he is specialized particularly in management, outpatient care, soft tissue surgery, assessment of displacement of lumbar and elbow joints.​

Since 2001 he has worked as a veterinary clinical dietetics consultant for the company Royal Canin.

Sabína Hlinčíková MVDr., Slovakia

Sabína Hlinčíková MVDr. Slovensko

1995 – 2001 Univerzita veterinárskeho lekárstva, Košice

1995 – 2001 Univerzita veterinárskeho lekárstva, Košice

V roku 2000 počas štúdia absolvovala pregraduálne štúdium veterinárnej medicíny v Leone, Španielsko na klinike chirurgie spoločenských zvierat a koní. Po skončení štúdia UVL pracovala do roku 2003 ako interný doktorant na II. Internej klinike, Univerzity veterinárskeho lekárstva, Košice, kde sa zaoberala vplyvom kolostra na vývoj mláďat viacerých druhov zvierat.

V roku 2004 – 2006 som nastúpila ako medicínsky reprezentant do spoločnosti Premium Plus s.r.o. na pozíciu medicínskeho reprezentanta pre veterinárne diéty Eukanuba.

V rámci tejto pozície som školila profesionálnych a amatérskych chovateľov o zdravej a terapeutickej výžive psov a mačiek. V roku 2006 som pracovala na veterinárnej klinike Zverland s.r.o., Bratislava.

Od roku 2007 – 2014 somsa venovala v spoločnosti Bayer na pozícii Technical Support & Regulatory Manager CZ/SK odbornej podpore veterinárnych liekov spoločnosti Bayer. Od konca roku 2014 pracujem na pozícii Vedúci veterinárneho oddelenia v spoločnosti Pharmacopola s.r.o..

Počas celej pracovnej kariéry som pracovala počas osobného voľna, víkendov a sviatkov vo veterinárnych ambulanciách, v mieste bydliska.

Moje koníčky: NO, kaukazák, perzský kocúr, kôň

Viera Staviarska Mgr., Slovakia

Viera Staviarska Mgr. Slovensko
In 2014 I was awarded On the occasion of the 20th anniversary of the Slovak Kennel Club, with a silver medal for development of Slovak cynology.
My first dog was Dalmatian. It was in 1990, after short time I have associated my life with shar-pei. I began discover dog shows world with two lovely female. In 1992 was established my kennel Magic Sonet. In my first litter I had  10 Dalmatian puppies. Next more than 20 years I am devoted only the shar-pei breed. I am not prolific breeders, only breeding when having a need to add to our own shar-pei  family. Thanks to the fact, that we have strictly selected our own dogs for breeding, I am responsible for some nice champions in the breed, including first Junior champion of Slovakia (in this breed) and  the top shar-pei s in Slovakia and Hungary. I was approved to judge  in 1998. Currently I am an international judge FCI for many breeds from I, II,V, VII, IX – FCI Groups, All breeds from  IV and VI. Group FCI, FCI non recognized breeds and Junior Handling.  I am specialist for molasses  and hunting dogs. I have judged numerous dog shows in broad spectrum of levels: National, International, European, World dog show and special club dog shows in many countries in Europe.
I am a founder and president of Shar-pei club in Slovakia, Advisor  of breeding in Shar-pei club in Slovakia, President of Club of molossers in Slovakia, a Member of board – Slovak hunting association – cynology section. Many years I was responsible as a managing director for International and national dog shows in East Slovakia, on the club base I have managed and prepared special club dog shows and lectures for breeders and judges about reviews of standards. I am author of many magazine articles and the first rules of junior handling in Slovak Republic. In 2014 I was awarded On the occasion of the 20th anniversary of the Slovak Kennel Club, with a silver medal for development of Slovak cynology. In my private life I am working as a marketing manager. My hobbies are gardening, photography and literature, especially nonfiction and bibliography. Of course the best time for relax for me is time which I spend with my adorable dogs. I speak English, Russian, and Polish Website

Ing. Jozef Jursa Csc, Slovakia

Ing. Jozef Jursa, Csc Slovensko
President of Slovak kennel club President of Slovak hunting association – cynology section.
President of the Club of the German shorthair pointer breeders. International judge for exterior and hunting trials. Awarded, on the occasion of the 20th anniversary of the Slovak Kennel Club,  with a gold medal for development of Slovak cynology  and training of hunting dog. Kennel Hartmany ( German shorthair breed) established in 1974 , in 1993 renamed Z Dubovských luhov.
In 1972 graduate at university in Nitra, specialisation – genetic. Last 20 years  he has worked as a chief genetic for a private breeding company. In Hanting trials world actively since 1972. He has train, handled and showed numerous high quality of dogs – pointers. The best results: 2x winner of Memoriál Karla Podhajského, 7 x winner of Memoriál Jozefa Kadleca, 3 x winner of Memoriál Kolomana Slimáka Language skills: German, Russian

Mario Pinelli, Italy

Judge Mario Pinelli
Judge Mario Pinelli

Dogo Argentino

For Dogo Argentino we will draw the judges for exact classes and gender one day before, during official dinner.