Yorkshire Afghan Hound Society Judging Criteria.

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 Yorkshire Afghan Hound Society. (KC Policy)

 

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 Yorkshire Afghan Hound Society. .(KC Policy)

 

A3 List (Breed Specialists)

Requirements include:

a) To have had 10 active years in the Afghan Hound Breed.

b). A minimum of seven years judging experience in the breed and have the

support of the Yorkshire Afghan Hound Society. (KC Policy)

c) To have fulfilled all the requirements of the B list.

d)To have judged the breed at a minimum of 10 Open Shows or Championship Shows without CCs with an adequate geographical spread, of which one includes a 10 class or better Breed Club Open Show.

e) To have judged a minimum of 50 classes.

f) To have judged a minimum of 100 dogs. (KC Policy – number optional by Club)

g)To have attended a seminar given by a Kennel Club Accredited Trainer, and

passed the relevant examination on Kennel Club Regulations and Judging

Procedures. (KC Policy as of 1.7.2001)

h)To have attended a seminar given by a Kennel Club Accredited Trainer on

Conformation and Movement. (KC Policy as of 1.7.2001)

i) To have attended a Points of the Dog Assessment conducted by a Kennel

Club Accredited Trainer and passed the assessment.

(KC Policy as of 1.7.2005)

j)To have attended three Breed Specific Seminars run in accordance with

the relevant Kennel Club Code of Best Practice and passed an examination

and/or assessment where applicable. (KC Policy as of 1.7.2001)

k)To have bred and/or owned a minimum of three dogs when they obtained

their first entry in the Kennel Club Stud Book (save in exceptional

circumstances). (KC Policy)

l) To have stewarded at 12 Shows. (KC Policy)

 

 

A3 List (Non-Breed Specialists)

Requirements include:

a. Minimum of seven years judging experience in any one breed (to include five

years in this breed) and have the support of the Yorkshire Afghan Hound Society.

(KC Policy)

b. To have fulfilled all the requirements of the B list.

c. To have judged a minimum of 75 classes in this breed.

d. To have judged 150 dogs in this breed. (KC Policy – number optional by Club)

f. To have awarded CCs in at least one other breed. (KC Policy)

 

g. 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.

h. 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).

 

B List (Breed Specialists)

a. To have six years experience owning and exhibiting in this breed and have

the support of the Yorkshire Afghan Hound Society.

b. To have judged 25 classes of this breed at a minimum of six Open Shows or Championship Shows without CCs over a minimum period of three years.

c. To have judged 40 dogs of this breed.

d. To have attended three Breed Specific Seminars run in accordance with

the Afghan Hound Breed Council and passed an examination.

e. To have stewarded at a minimum of 4 shows.

f.To have attended a seminar given by a Kennel Club Accredited Trainer and passed the Kennel Club ‘Requirement Of A Dog Show Judge’ Examination.

g. To have attended a seminar given by a Kennel Club Accredited Trainer on ‘Conformation and Movement.’

h.To have attended a seminar given by a Kennel Club Accredited Trainer and passed the Kennel Club ‘Points Of A Dog’ Assessment

 

B List (Non-Breed Specialists)

a. Minimum of four years judging experience in any one breed and have the

support of the Yorkshire Afghan Hound Society.

b. To have judged 40 classes of this breed at a minimum of eight Open Shows or Championship Shows without CCs over a minimum period of three years.

c. To have judged 60 dogs of this breed.

d. 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.

e. To have stewarded at a minimum of 4 shows.

f.To have attended a seminar given by a Kennel Club Accredited Trainer and passed the Kennel Club ‘Requirement Of A Dog Show Judge’ Examination.

g. To have attended a seminar given by a Kennel Club Accredited Trainer on ‘Conformation and Movement.’

h.To have attended a seminar given by a Kennel Club Accredited Trainer and passed the Kennel Club ‘Points Of A Dog’ Assessment

 

C List (Breed Specialists)

For aspiring judges who have shown an interest in the breed and have the

support of the Yorkshire Afghan Hound Society.

a. To have owned and shown an Afghan Hound for at least three years.

b) To have attended at least one Afghan Hound Breed Club Hands On Seminar.

c. To have stewarded a minimum of twelve classes.

 

C List (Non-Breed Specialists)

For aspiring judges who have shown an interest in the breed and have the

support of the Yorkshire Afghan Hound Society.

a. Minimum of three years judging experience in any one breed.

b) To have attended at least one Afghan Hound Breed Club Hands On Seminar.

c. To have stewarded a minimum of twelve classes.