Judge Info - Walker Stebbins

Showdog.com Judge Since Sunday, November 30, 2008
Retirement Announced 3/31/2010

Not political at all. Doesn't show a breed bias at all.


Each judge on ShowDog.Com gives a different amount of weight to each trait of the dogs that they judge in each show.  Below is a table of which traits Walker Stebbins looks for.

Trait Importance
Head High
Forequarter Low
Hindquarter Normal
Gait High
Top Neck and Back Very Low
Coat Low
Size/Height Low
Feet Low

Favorite Handlers

Each judge has a preference for certain handlers.  These preferences may be based on past experiences, showing style, or just plain old dirty politics.  This preference is completely separate from the quality of the exhibitor, which DOES come into play in the show ring.  Walker Stebbins has been known to prefer the following handlers.

Rank Exhibitor
1 Kelly LaFoy
2 Rusty Walter
3 Ellen Schroeder
4 Patrick Sayforth
5 Kim Coleman
6 Clan Melby
7 Doug Mavroulis
8 George Anderson
9 Geor Board
10 Mike Schneider
11 Martha Woodson
12 Alejam Zapien
13 Kate Dalton
14 Angela Fletcher
15 Annee Lino
16 Chrise Elleberee
17 Sam Tacker
18 Marry Anne Bryant
19 Aarthom Rapier
20 Stephew Deering
21 All Mederos
22 Reberol Pattison
23 George Cruce
24 Roby Hawks
25 David Scott

Only the top 25 are listed for the sake of brevity.

Recent Judged Shows

Below is a list of the shows recently judged by this judge. 

Show Date Best in Show
White Fluff 216 3/5/2018
Lisboa 58 3/4/2018
PointyHead 76 12/3/2017
The Best of the Best 3 11/25/2017
Kotrhals 25 9/24/2017
I Spot A Dalmatian 82 7/20/2017
Hunters Hill 6 11/20/2016
April 2010 Chinese Shar-Pei Nationals 4/21/2010
April 2010 Border Collie Nationals 4/20/2010
West Coast Obedience 4/18/2010

Did you know?
The first obedience title is a CD, or "Companion Dog", which is earned through competition in the Novice obedience class.