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
Kirstall All Breed 22-11-28 11/28/2022 WolfeKirk Soul Chain
GaylanStudio9 All Breed 22-11-11 11/11/2022 Rivers Thor
November 2022 Collie Nationals 11/7/2022
November 2022 Lagotto Romagnolo Nationals 11/3/2022
All Breeds Spectacular 193 10/23/2022 WolfeKirk Emergent Arefu
October 2022 South African Boerboel Nationals 10/3/2022
September 2022 Giant Schnauzer Nationals 9/15/2022
BourneAcres All Breed 22-09-15 9/15/2022 HESA Shake It Off
July 2022 Gordon Setter Nationals 7/21/2022
Grays Summer Show 36 6/25/2022 Bryers Three Sided Coin

Did you know?
An obedience trial is a dog sport in which a dog must perfectly execute a predefined set of tasks when directed to do so by his handler