Judge Info - Stephen Long
Showdog.com Judge Since Thursday, July 31, 2014
Retirement Announced 10/31/2014
Not very political. Low level of breed bias. Thinks a dog needs to earn its championship before it should even be considered for best of breed.
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 Long looks for.
|Top Neck and Back||High|
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 Long has been known to prefer the following handlers.
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|
|When Irish Eyes Are Smiling 72||2/25/2021||GLXYs Selene|
|February 2021 Skye Terrier Nationals||2/15/2021|
|January 2021 Scottish Terrier Nationals||1/11/2021|
|December 2020 Manchester Toy Terrier Nationals||12/23/2020|
|December 2020 Cairn Terrier Nationals||12/16/2020|
|December 2020 Chow Chow Nationals||12/10/2020|
|December 2020 Miniature Pinscher Nationals||12/2/2020|
|November 2020 W.P.G. Nationals||11/15/2020|
|October 2020 Portuguese Water Dog Nationals||10/20/2020|