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|
|Italian Cane Corso Show 14||11/14/2018|
|November 2018 Yorkshire Terrier Nationals||11/11/2018|
|November 2018 Boston Terrier Nationals||11/4/2018|
|October 2018 Clumber Spaniel Nationals||10/22/2018|
|September 2018 Bulldog Nationals||9/2/2018|
|Berry Best GSPs||9/1/2018|
|Setters are Special 1||8/20/2018|
|August 2018 Pomeranian Nationals||8/18/2018|