Messukeskus Helsinki 16–17 Dec 2023

Finland's biggest dog event

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Järvinen Kari


Kari Järvinen got his first dog in 1957. He started breeding Beagles and later with his late wife they bred Scottish Terriers and West Highland White Terriers. However, the breed closest to his heart was Boxer and he handled many succesfull Boxers at shows. Järvinen became started his judging career in 1972 and became all round judge in 1991. He has judged all over the world in about 80 countries. He has held many national and international positions of trust. He has also been Chairman of the World Dog Show Committees in Finland in 1998 and 2014 and Chairman of the Show Committee of the Winner Shows in Helsinki.

Judges following breeds

Helsinki Winner 2023 - LA 16.12.

American Hairless Terrier
American Toy Fox Terrier
Best Veteran
# Bichon Frisé JUN 4.12.2023
Japanese Terrier
Lhasa Apso
Pyrenean Mountain Dog
Rat Terrier
Valencian Terrier

Voittaja 2023 - SU 17.12.

Coton de Tuléar
Russian Toy Long-haired
Russian Toy Short-haired
Swedish Lapphund