For a small fee to cover our administrative costs you can have access to the member’s area where you can read the latest news from shows around the world.  Learn More
Wednesday, 05 November 2014 14:19

Border Collie Club of Denmark Featured

Written by

I was honoured and delighted to be invited to judge the Border Collie Club of Denmark’s Champ Show at Vallensbaek where the hospitality couldn’t have been better. Grateful thanks to Secretary Felicia Olsen and her committee for all their help and kindness throughout my stay. Thanks also to my lovely ring steward Julie.

  In the evening after judging I was taken by Felicia and Ina Jorgensen to the Spisestedet Mosen, a lovely lakeside restaurant where the views were quite breathtaking, a wonderful way to end the day and thaw out from all the wind and rain.

  Josie Large (Wizaland) had judged the day before. Josie had selected the same dog for BIS as I did on the Sunday, so it was good to know we were on the same track. She braved the elements to accompany me to the Sunday show.

  Josie will be pleased to know that ‘Milo’ is now an International Champion as Ch Bordermania Can’t Pretend subsequently won the CACIB in Poland which qualifies him for Crufts.

  I had been judging BIS in Birmingham on the Saturday and couldn’t get an evening flight so had to get up at the crack of dawn to fly to Copenhagen where I was picked up from the airport by the chairman, Erik Ussing.

 The quality of the main winners was most pleasing where presentation throughout was of a high standard and temperament was excellent.

  My Dog CAC winner and ultimate BIS was Felicia Olsen’s Ch Bordermania Can’t Pretend (Ch Borderline Country Tornado ex Locheil Be True), bred by Judit Novak, a three and a half yr old bl/w of excellent proportions, so sound on the move and full of vitality, a pleasure to judge and presented to perfection.

  The bitch CAC, RBIS & BOS was awarded to the Open class winner, Royal Copenhagen (AUCH DEVDHCH Trucharm Read Allaboutit ex Ch Borderbay Marilyn), a 4 yr old bl/w owned and bred by Pia Varkil, a most feminine specimen of very good outline, conformation and movement, and again presented beautifully.

  Reserve DCAC went to Kerrybrent Ringside Rumours, bred in New Zealand by T D Baker-Smillie and owned by Mette Nielsen and Ines Arrambride. RBCAC winner was Muscha’s Catch A Diamond who was second in open, bred by Lisbeth Christensen and owned by Margit and Mille Jakobsen.

 Best Junior was Lisbeth Christensen’s Legend Of Braveheart Crystal Angel, bred by Britta Ludsteck, a real quality bitch who has it all before her. 

  All the veterans were champions, the top award going to Ulrike & Gabriela Hansen’s DKRLCH Stensedals Tasja, rising 11 years and in remarkably good condition. 

  There were some really promising baby puppies on parade where my choice for best went to Mette Nielsen’s Kerrybrent Preservn The Line, bred in New Zealand by T D Baker-Smillie, a lovely little soul who exudes femininity and charm.

Read 682 times Last modified on Monday, 12 September 2016 10:34

Related items

Leave a comment

Make sure you enter all the required information, indicated by an asterisk (*). HTML code is not allowed.

Media Partners

Latest Shows

  • Budapest Grand Prix
    Budapest Grand Prix
    The last weekend of April and the 1st of May a triple International Shows was held in Hungary, the Budapest Grand Prix.The show was held in Budapest, at the International…
  • The Diamond Dog Show
    The Diamond Dog Show
    An International All Breed Championship Show took place earlier this year in Northern China in the city of Benxi. The judging panel was made up of leading European and American…
  • European Dog Show Kyiv 2017
    European Dog Show Kyiv 2017
    The FCI European Winner dog show 2017 has just been held in Kyiv, the capital of Ukraine. The event proved to be a great success, especially for the Hungarians! The…

About OD International

The newly updated ODi website is brought to you by Our Dogs one of the most respected dog media brands in Europe today!
This fabulous updated and fresh site will be the best place to go for all your international dog show news views, reports & photographs!
You will be able to view a vast range of photos taken at the shows from top dog photographers. Plus results & judges reports.
Join Today!

Your one stop shop! 

 Breaking News Sections

Catch up on all the latest brand new show news. Plus read the newest stories and views in one place.

 Reports & Picture Galleries

Members will have access to a vast amount of show reports & photos online.

 Up & Coming Show Info

Official Information direct from show organizers.

Only £29 a year!

Latest News & Reports

On the newly improved Our Dogs International website, we will bring you the latest news on the dog show scene, together with all your up-to-date show reports from around the globe!

Join today and don't miss out on the best dog show coverage online.

Great pictures from all the top photographers in the dog game!

Top writers, correspondents and judges comments.

Partners with the best international shows inc WDS & EDS 2017!


cloudMore about joining and the benefits!

Join the Brand New website brought to you by Our Dogs one of the most respected dog media brands in Europe today, where we are seen at all the Top Dog Shows. With all the Top Dog Shows in & around Europe today & with many more to follow in the coming weeks & months!

You will be able to view a vast range of Photos taken at the shows from top dog photographers. Plus with many Results & Judges Reports to read in full with write-ups from leading contributors.