Dog Judges Seminar

Jan 24, 2015, 9:00am - 5:00pm
Deadline: 
Location: 
Animal Sciences Building Arenas, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio. Address: 2029 Fyffe Court, Columbus, Ohio 43210
Contact: 
Pattie Stover, OSF Dog Show Director

Location:
Animal Sciences Building Arenas, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio. Address: 2029 Fyffe Court, Columbus, Ohio 43210.

Registion Information:
Registration is $35.00 per person, which includes refreshments, lunch, and resources. Registrations are due by Friday, January 9. (Refer to the Registration Form.) Make checks payable to: The Ohio State University.

Brief Description:
The 4-H Dog Judges Seminar is for current 4-H dog judges, non-4-H dog judges, and individuals interested in judging obedience, showmanship and rally at 4-H and junior fair dog shows throughout Ohio. This seminar is not intended for 4-H advisors and other adults interested in learning how to teach dog obedience, showmanship, and/or rally. Attendees must be adults, not 4-H members. Exception: 4-H members in their last year of 4-H who are interested in judging the following year are welcome to attend. Agility will be discussed during lunch.

Goals/Objectives:
Ohio 4-H Dog Judges’ Seminar is designed to:

  • Educate participants about the purpose and philosophy of Ohio 4-H and the 4-H dog program;
  • Review and practice general judging guidelines for junior fair dog shows in Ohio;
  • Review 4-H dog obedience, showmanship, and rally rules;
  • Review judging procedures;
  • Provide demonstrations and hands-on judging experience;
  • Bring consistency to judging 4-H obedience, showmanship, and rally classes; and
  • Develop a list of potential 4-H dog show judges for county 4-H dog shows and the Ohio State Fair Dog Show. 

Contact Person:
Pattie Stover, OSF Dog Show Director
23 George Street
Covington, OH 45318
pstove@woh.rr.com

Official Registration Form