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Judges list


The following lists include only judges who have consented to have their details published on the website:

Our full judges list is sent to championship show secretaries and open show societies who request it.

We publicise open shows where the BSD judge is someone from our judges list.

Apply for inclusion on our judges list

Ifi you would like to apply for inclusion on our judging list or update us with your judging experience, please check the criteria below, and complete and return the questionnaire for judges (Word, 94KB).

C List

For aspiring judges who have shown an interest in the breed and have the support of the Northern Belgian Shepherd Dog Club.

B List

B List (Breed Specialists)

  • To have five years experience owning and exhibiting Belgian Shepherd Dogs and have the support of the Northern Belgian Shepherd Dog Club.
  • To have judged 30 Belgian Shepherd Dogs.
  • To have attended at least one Breed Specific Seminar run in accordance with the relevant Kennel Club Code of Best Practice and passed an examination and/or assessment where applicable.

B List (Non-Breed Specialists)

  • Minimum of five years judging experience in any one breed and have the support of the Northern Belgian Shepherd Dog Club.
  • To have judged 30 Belgian Shepherd Dogs.

A3 List

A3 List (Breed Specialists)

  • Minimum of seven years judging experience in the breed and have the support of the Northern Belgian Shepherd Dog Club.
  • To have judged a minimum of 150 Belgian Shepherd Dogs.
  • To have attended a seminar given by a Kennel Club Accredited Trainer, and passed the relevant examination on Kennel Club Regulations and Judging Procedures.
  • To have attended a seminar given by a Kennel Club Accredited Trainer on Conformation and Movement.
  • To have attended a Points of the Dog Assessment conducted by a Kennel Club Accredited Trainer and passed the assessment.
  • To have attended a least one Breed Specific Seminar run in accordance with the relevant Kennel Club Code of Best Practice and passed an examination and/or assessment where applicable.
  • To have bred and/or owned a minimum of three Belgian Shepherd Dogs when they obtained their first entry in the Kennel Club Stud Book (save in exceptional circumstances).
  • To have stewarded at 12 shows.

A3 List (Non-Breed Specialists)

  • Minimum of seven years judging experience in any one breed (to include five years judging experience of Belgian Shepherd Dogs) and have the support of the Northern Belgian Shepherd Dog Club.
  • To have judged a minimum of 150 Belgian Shepherd Dogs.
  • To have awarded CCs in at least one other breed.
  • To have attended at least one Breed Specific Seminar run in accordance with the relevant Kennel Club Code of Best Practice and passed an examination and/or assessment where applicable.
  • To have bred and/or owned a minimum of three dogs of any breed when they obtained their first entry in the Kennel Club Stud Book (save in exceptional circumstances).

A2 List

For people who fulfil all the requirements for the A3 list, who have been assessed in accordance with Kennel Club requirements and accepted by the Kennel Club for inclusion on an A2 list, and have the support of the Northern Belgian Shepherd Dog Club.

A1 List

For people who have previously been approved by the Kennel Club to award CCs in the breed, have completed their first appointment and have the support of the Northern Belgian Shepherd Dog Club.

Judging seminars

Judging seminars are usually held bi-annually and are a great opportunity to learn about the breed whether you already judge, would like to become a judge, or just want to find out more. Members and non-members welcome.

 


 

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