Joao Vasco Poças
I started in
the world of dogs with 15 years as a handler of 1 Great Dane and that
same year I bought my first dog to show, a nice brindle Boxer male.
A year later I
acquired my first Pyrenean Mountain Dog in France, 1 year later 1 bitch
and my first litter, then I never stopped until today that I also have
Dobermann. I made 30 litters of the race and obtained excellent results
and titles like Champions of France and other countries, as well as
titles of World-winner Champions.
I judged the
breed in all the European countries, I have judged the Annual French
National twice, one of them the World Conference in the country of
origin of the breed, I judged the breed at the World Championship in
Portugal and in Paris.
I have been an
international judge since 1996 and since then I have progressed in my
career as a judge and are now authorized to judge the 2nd, 8th and 10th
From an early
age I remained active in various activities as ring steward, I was
secretary, vice president and resident of boxer Club de Portugal. I
judged this breed n almost every country in Europe and Australia, the
world championship in Helsinki and 2 times the ATIBOX.
I founded the
Great Dane Club, I judged almost all the club shows of Europe
emphasizing the EuDDC in Poland and next year in Spain, I judged last
year the breed at the European Championship in Brussels.
I was president
of the Newfoundand Portuguese Club, having judged the breed in all the
countries of Europe, emphasized the FED Cup, the Italian Club Show 2
times and other important. I am assigned to judge this breed in the
European Championship in Kiev and at the World Championship in Amsterdam
I am trainee
judge of the Dogue de Bordeaux French Club, having judged the breed in
the country of origin for several times, including 2 Annual Championship
have judged other important exhibitions like 2 times Helsinki Winner, 4
times Eurasia, 1 time Amsterdam Winner, 1 time Stockholm Winner, 3 World
Championships, 2 European Championships, etc.
was a member of the Portuguese Club Creation Committee and also trainee
judge or many moloss breeds.
I am UK
Kennel Club judge at CC level for 4 breeds.