ESPELAND, Mr Børge Lgrd,
FCI:Pinscher and Schnauzer - Molossoid Breeds - Swiss Mountain and Cattle Dogs, Spitz and Primitive types, Retrievers - Flushing Dogs - Water Dogs
In 1981 Børge was at the military dog training school in the east of Norway. He developed a friendship with Eivind and Grete Sofie Mjærum with the Mjærumhøgda's affix and on the weekends they went to a lot of dog shows and Børge got a super possibility to be a good handler of dogs of different breeds, as the kennel had both Golden Retrievers and Samoyeds. In 1982 he became qualified to be a ring steward under the rules of the Norwegian Kennel Club. In 1984 Børge judgedhis first puppy show and regularly judged either an open show, puppy show or match show. In 1988 he had his first foreign judging appointment for Golden's at Machars open show up in Scotland, and in 2001 he judged a very nice super match show in Essex outside London. Børge is fluent in German, Danish, English, Norwegian, and Swedish.