Judge Info - Stephen Butler
Showdog.com Judge Since Saturday, February 28, 2009
Retirement Announced 11/30/2009
Has a tendency to use dogs handled by certain handlers but isn't overt in it. 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 Stephen Butler looks for.
|Top Neck and Back||Very Low|
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. Stephen Butler has been known to prefer the following handlers.
|10||Marry Anne Bryant|
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|
|November 2019 Old English Sheepdog Nationals||11/2/2019|
|September 2019 Bull Terrier Nationals||9/9/2019|
|August 2019 Bichon Frise Nationals||8/24/2019|
|August 2019 Australian Kelpie Nationals||8/4/2019|
|July 2019 Mudi Nationals||7/25/2019|
|Caulfeilds June 29 All Breed Extravaganza||6/29/2019||KDH Hocus Pocus|
|All Breeds Spectacular 21||6/14/2019||KDH Rambling Rose|
|End Of May For Collies||5/30/2019|
|May 2019 Ibizan Hound Nationals||5/17/2019|