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.

Traits

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
Bombyx Bash 84 9/23/2018
Kilhey 79 8/17/2018
8/16 8/16/2018
Wyndhaven July 14th All Breed Show 7/14/2018 Seasar Tetraites
Darkness and Snow 1 6/25/2018
PointyHead 152 6/19/2018
Scottish Jig 27 6/17/2018
Do it for the Brits 47 4/10/2018
Supernatural All Breed 1 4/3/2018 Kissangels We Agree
White Fluff 216 3/5/2018


Did you know?
A specialty show is a dog show which reviews a single breed, unlike other dog shows, particularly conformation shows, which are generally referred to as "all-breed" because they are open to all breeds recognized by the sponsoring kennel club.