2014 JUDGES
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BEST IN SHOW JUDGE
The Best in Show judge for 2014 is Ms. Betty Regina Leininger of Frisco, TX.

GROUP JUDGES
Judges for each of the seven Variety Groups in 2014 are:

Sporting - Mr. Sam Houston McDonald of Chester Springs, PA
Hound - Mr. Douglas Johnson of Bloomington, IN
Working - Mr. Clay Coady of Paradise Valley, AZ
Terrier - Mr. Bruce Schwartz of Los Angeles, CA
Toy - Mrs. Keke Kahn of Sarasota, FL
Non-Sporting - Mrs. Jacqueline Stacy of Chapel Hill of Saanichton, NC
Herding - Mr. Walter Sommerfelt of Lenoir City, TN

BREED JUDGES
Judges for the Breeds and Varieties eligible for competition in 2014 are:


SPORTING
Breed Assignments (30):
Dr. Elliot L. More
Deerfield, NH
Wirehaired Pointing Griffon
Retriever (Curly-Coated)
Weimaraner
Retriever (Chesapeake Bay)
Setter (Irish Red and White)
Retriever (Nova Scotia Duck Tolling)
Retriever (Flat-Coated)
Mr. James S. Covey
Southport, NC
Vizsla
Pointer (German Wirehaired)
Pointer (German Shorthaired)
Mrs. Julie Virosteck
Wellsville, KS
Spaniel (English Cocker)
Spaniel (Cocker) Parti-Color
Spaniel (Cocker) Black
Spaniel (Cocker) A.S.C.O.B.
Spaniel (English Springer)
Mrs. Virginia Murray
Island Lake, IL
Pointer
Spaniel (Irish Water)
Setter (Irish)
Setter (Gordon)
Setter (English)
Ms. Bonnie P. Threlfall
Cary, NC
Retriever (Labrador)
Retriever (Golden)
Ms. Pluis Davern
Royal Oaks, CA
Spaniel (Field)
Spaniel (Boykin)
Spaniel (Clumber)
Spinone Italiano
Spaniel (American Water)
Spaniel (Welsh Springer)
Brittany
Spaniel (Sussex)


HOUND
Breed Assignments (31):
Dr. Richard Meen
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Scottish Deerhound
Pharaoh Hound
Afghan Hound
Mr. David J. Peat
Scottsdale, AZ
Ibizan Hound
Harrier
Greyhound
Basenji
Mr. Elliott B. Weiss
Durham, CT
Treeing Walker Coonhound
Whippet
Irish Wolfhound
Bloodhound
Mr. Robert Stein
Chapel Hill, NC
Redbone Coonhound
Bluetick Coonhound
Rhodesian Ridgeback
Plott
Black and Tan Coonhound
Mrs. Helen Winski Stein
Chapel Hill, NC
Borzoi
Mrs. Pamela B. Peat
Scottsdale, AZ
Saluki
Otterhound
Norwegian Elkhound
Ms. Bonnie P. Threlfall
Cary, NC
American English Coonhound
Basset Hound
Petits Bassets Griffons Vendeen
American Foxhound
English Foxhound
Beagle, 15 In.
Beagle, 13 In.
Ms. Sandra Pretari Hickson
San Bruno, CA
Dachshund (Longhaired)
Dachshund (Wirehaired)
Dachshund (Smooth)


WORKING
Breed Assignments (29):
Douglas R. Holloway Jr.
Newark, DE
Standard Schnauzer
Giant Schnauzer
St Bernard
Dogue de Bordeaux
Neapolitan Mastiff
Black Russian Terrier
Kuvasz
Anatolian Shepherd Dog
Komondor
Dr. Robert A. Indeglia
Narragansett, RI
Samoyed
Rottweiler
Doberman Pinscher
Boxer
John R. Walsh
County Kildare, Ireland
Greater Swiss Mountain Dog
Great Pyrenees
Great Dane
Bernese Mountain Dog
Leonberger
Mr. Edd E. Bivin
Ft. Worth, TX
Mastiff
Alaskan Malamute
Mrs. Beverly A. Vics
Poinciana, FL
Cane Corso
Tibetan Mastiff
German Pinscher
Bullmastiff
Ms. Barbara A. Finch
Flat Rock, NC
Newfoundland
Portuguese Water Dog
Ms. Sandra Pretari Hickson
San Bruno, CA
Siberian Husky
Akita


TERRIER
Breed Assignments (31):
Dr. Donald Sturz Jr.
Huntington, NY
Parson Russell Terrier
Dr. Richard Meen
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
West Highland White Terrier
Skye Terrier
Cairn Terrier
Mr. Edd E. Bivin
Ft. Worth, TX
Kerry Blue Terrier
Irish Terrier
Glen of Imaal Terrier
Russell Terrier 
Border Terrier
Lakeland Terrier
Mr. Robert D. Black
Newtown, PA
Staffordshire Bull Terrier
Bull Terrier (Colored)
Miniature Bull Terrier
American Staffordshire Terrier
Manchester Terrier (Standard)
Dandie Dinmont Terrier
Cesky Terrier
Bull Terrier (White)
Mrs. Knowlton A. Reynders
Newbury, NH
Norwich Terrier
Norfolk Terrier
Bedlington Terrier
Sealyham Terrier
Australian Terrier
Scottish Terrier
Ms. Christine Erickson
Gilbert, AZ
Airedale Terrier
Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier
Miniature Schnauzer
Fox Terrier (Wire)
Fox Terrier (Smooth)
Welsh Terrier


TOY
Breed Assignments (23):
Dr. Donald Sturz Jr.
Huntington, NY
Poodle (Toy)
Mr. Richard G. Beauchamp
Cambria, CA
Toy Fox Terrier
Brussels Griffon
Silky Terrier
Miniature Pinscher
Manchester Terrier (Toy)
Maltese
Mr. Timothy Catterson
New Castle, IN
English Toy Spaniel (KC&R)
English Toy Spaniel (B&PC)
Cavalier King Charles Spaniel
Mrs. Helen Winski Stein
Chapel Hill, NC
Japanese Chin
Italian Greyhound
Havanese
Mrs. Judy Webb
Albuquerque, NM
Chinese Crested
Chihuahua (Smooth Coat)
Chihuahua (Long Coat)
Affenpinscher
Mrs. Sari Brewster Tietjen
Rhinebeck, NY
Shih Tzu
Pug
Yorkshire Terrier
Ms. Janet M. Allen
Pt. Reyes Station, CA
Papillon
Pomeranian
Pekingese


NON-SPORTING
Breed Assignments (20):
Dr. Donald Sturz Jr.
Huntington, NY
Poodle (Standard)
Poodle (Miniature)
Mark R. Kennedy
Murrysville, PA
Boston Terrier
Bichons Frises
American Eskimo Dog
Mr. Chuck Winslow
Monrovia, MD
Finnish Spitz
Norwegian Lundehund
Chinese Shar-Pei
Lowchen
Lhasa Apso
Keeshond
Mr. Edd E. Bivin
Ft. Worth, TX
Tibetan Terrier
Tibetan Spaniel
Shiba Inu
Schipperke
Xoloitzcuintli
Mr. Timothy Catterson
New Castle, IN
Dalmatian
Mrs. Jean Hetherington
Oxford, NC
French Bulldog
Bulldog
Ms. Janet M. Allen
Pt. Reyes Station, CA
Chow Chow


HERDING
Breed Assignments (26):
Dr. Albert Bianchi
Chesapeake, VA
Entlebucher Mountain Dog
Dr. Albert P. Bianchi
Chesapeake, VA
Pyrenean Shepherd
Border Collie
Australian Shepherd
Australian Cattle Dog
Shetland Sheepdog
Dr. Donald Sturz Jr.
Huntington, NY
Pembroke Welsh Corgi
John R. Walsh
County Kildare, Ireland
Canaan Dog
Finnish Lapphund
Briard
Icelandic Sheepdog
Bouvier des Flandres
Polish Lowland Sheepdog
Beauceron
Norwegian Buhund
Mr. Kenneth L. Rayner Jr.
Hamilton, NJ
German Shepherd Dog
Cardigan Welsh Corgi
Belgian Tervuren
Belgian Sheepdog
Belgian Malinois
Mrs. Liz Bianchi
Chesapeake, VA
Collie (Smooth)
Collie (Rough)
Mrs. Sharon Newcomb
Santa Fe, NM
Puli
Old English Sheepdog
Bearded Collie
Swedish Vallhund


JR SHOWMANSHIP JUDGES
The Junior Showmanship Finals judge for 2014 is Mr. Peter Kubacz

The Junior Showmanship Preliminary judges for 2014 are Ms. Bonnie Threlfall and Mrs. Julie Virosteck.


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