Ulkomuototuomarit ry - Finnish Dog Show Judges' Society

BOARD          JUDGES           FEEDBACK          LINKS         BACK

          

Paula Heikkinen-Lehkonen



Address: Luhtikyläntie 1559 B, 16510 Luhtikylä

Tel: +358 40 544 0030
E-mail: paula.heikkinen@phnet.fi
  Homepage: http://www.kennelwolfheart.net

Year of birth: 1948

- - - - -

Breeds owned / bred: Smooth & Wire Fox Terries, English Springer Spaniel, Dachshund Standard Long-haired

Breeder since: purchased her first dog in 1961 and bred her first litter in 1968

Prefix: Wolfheart

Languages: Finnish, Swedish, English and German

Has judged in following countries: besides Finland, in Austria, Australia, Argentina, Belarus, Belgium, Canada, Croatia, Cuba, Cyprus, Denmark, England, Estonia, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Israel, Japan, Kazakshtan, Latvia, Luxembourg, Malta, the Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, San Marino, Slovenia, Spain, South Africa, South Korea, Switzerland, Sweden, Thailand, Ukraine and  USA

Year of first qualification: 1976

Mrs. Heikkinen-Lehkonen is a well-known writer and photographer, whose articles and photos have been published in many dog magazines and books all over the world.
She is a successful breeder and has bred dozens of Champions and International Champions especially in Fox Terriers.
She has been very active in the club work, having been a.o.t the President of the Terrier Club of Finland and the president of the Lahti International show for many years, and a member of several Kennel Club committees. At present she is the President of the regional Kennel Club Salpausselän Kennelpiiri, and since 2001, the President of the Judges' Society.
She is a judge of Terrier & Dachshund underground hunting trials, too. She has been awarded a.o.t. the golden medal of the Finnish Kennel Club and the Finnish Terrier Club, the Vuolasvirta Award for Breeders, the Breeders' Plaque of the Finnish Terrier Club and the golden Pin of Breeders of the Finnish Fox Terrier Club.

Qualified to judge:

    All breeds