Mr Stelios Makaritis (Greece)
Stelios is an all round F.C.I. judge. He has judged in dog shows in 45 countries, and in many of them B.O.G and B.I.S. He was born in 1964 in Sydney, Australia. He has spent many years in the Great Britain, where he participated in many dog shows and studied about dogs in general. He has spent most of his life in Greece, and he held several important positions in the Greek dog world Stelios was the General Secretary, as well as Vice President of the Greek Kennel Club, the Secretary and President of the Judges Committee and the Administrator for the national breeds. As dog breeder and dog owner, Stelios is connected with the Sealyham, Lakeland, Boston Terrier, Borzoi, Italian Greyhound, American Cocker Spaniel and Great Dane breeds, and he has bred or owned many Champions. He is now breeding the Greek Breeds Kokoni and Molossos of Epirus, whch are Greek national breeds.
Also he is breeding other Greek domestic animals, in an effort to preserve these rare breeds.