How well do you understand the GSD?
Read the Breed Standard here
Judging the GSD by Dr Karen Hedberg
Critiquing the GSD by Dr Karen Hedberg
Do you aspire to be a Conformation Judge?
How do judges go about things in the ring?? View our Ring Technique & Tips for judging GSDs
The following link outlines the requirements to become an ANKC licensed Judge which is a requirement to become a GSDCA Specialist Judge. An applicant can enter the training scheme as either a Group 5 Aspirant or German Shepherd Single Breed Aspirant. Section 4.1 of the following document is particularly relevant.
For information about the Judges Extension Course refer to section 6.1 & 6.2 GSDCA Regulations Manual
Download the application form for the GSDCA Specialist Judges Extension Course
For the information of Aspirant Judges, we have provided an Education Pack. View the GSDCA Aspirant Judges Education Pack (2019)
To assist Clubs contracting GSDCA Specialist Judges view contact and appointment details here
Requirements to become an SV Foreign List Judge or a WUSV Judge
For details regarding these processes, please contact the GSDCA Judges Committee Chair
*images of SV judges Lothar Quoll and Heinz Scheerer in action at the 2015 National.