Claus-Peter _Fricke _1ECE6ADD-36D3-42E7-A8FD-96B8B0285210

Fricke, Claus-Peter

Claus-Peter got his first rough collie as a child in 1967. Since then he has lived with collies. Later, the border collie breed was added. Since 1982, her breeds under the name „Rosegarden“. He has breed some champions in rough collies and border collies.

He has been a member of the Club für Britische Hütehunde e.V., CfBrH, since 1977. Throughout the years, from 1980 on until now, he dedicates himself to voluntary work and activities in various honorary offices of the CfBrH, including 15 years of holding the position as judge chairman. Since 1989, he has been 1st Chairman of the Lower Saxony State Group and since 2014 he is the President of the CfBrH. Since 1982, he has been breeding 51 litters of rough collies with his wife and since 2004 they have also raised six Border Collie litters. In both breeds, they were able to produce a large number of successful dogs and there were and still are several champions coming from their breeding at home and abroad with bearing the prefix "Rosegarden".

Since 1988, Claus-Peter has been a special breeding judge for British herding dogs. Many years later he did his judge training for whole FCI-group 1 & 5. To name only the biggest FCI shows,he judged at the World Dog Show in Budapest in 1996, Dortmund in 2003, Budapest in 2013, Milan in 2015 and in Leipzig in 2017, as well as at the FCI European dog shows in Budapest in 1993, 2008, and 2021.

Furthermore, he has been able to judge some of the most important CC shows for rough and smooth Collies in the home country of Collies, something that is granted to only a few judges not calling Great Britain their motherland.


Australian Cattle Dog, Australian Kelpie, Australian Stumpy Tail Cattle Dog, Berger de Brie, Black, Berger de Brie, Fawn, grey, Collie Smooth, Maremma and Abruzzes Sheepdog, Polish Lowland Sheepdog, Portuguese Sheepdog, South Russian Shepherd Dog

FCI Number

113a, 113b, 201, 251, 287, 293, 326, 351, 93

FCI Group



2023.08.23, 2023.08.24


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