Messukeskus Helsinki 16–17 Dec 2023

Finland's biggest dog event

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Schwarz Arne

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Schwarz Arne


Arne Schwarz was born into a doggy family in Hamburg. Schipperkes were his first dogs and constant companions during his childhood.

At the age of 13, he started to work in the known Kennel "El-Chiquitin" during his spare time. There were Chihuahuas, Yorkies, Chinese Crested Dogs, Pomeranians and Shar Peis. He was eager for handling,  breeding, grooming and showing dogs. He showed dogs with much passion and had a great success with Schipperkes, Chihuahuas, Shar Peis and Chinese Crested Dogs on show-stage.

After finishing his university-entrance diploma, he became partner in the known El-Chiquitin Kennel. El-Chiquitin Kennel was founded in 1963 by Joachim Weinberg, a known international group-judge. This Kennel of Chihuahuas, Yorkies, Pomeranians, Chinese Crested Dogs and Shar Peis bred innumerable Champions worldwide and 22 world-winners until now.

After being trained as lawyer, Schwarz started to judge Chow Chows and many Toy-breeds. His international judging assignments have included appointments in many countries in Europe and oversea. In 2016, he judged his first Championship Show in the UK.

Judging dogs is a combination of art and science for him, that really good judges (and breeders) that are blessed with understand that perfect combination.

Since some years, Arne Schwarz is Vice-President and supervisor of the Breed of the Chow Chow Club in Deutschland (CCiD) and judged this breed also at the Worlddogshow 2017 (Leipzig).



Judges following breeds

Voittaja 2023 - SU 17.12.

Chihuahua Long-haired
Japanese Chin

Helsinki Winner 2023 - LA 16.12.

Chihuahua Smooth-haired
Chow Chow