These are articles you can read online on various topics. Categories here are Judging, Health and Care, DVD/Book reviews, Gear/Product reviews and Miscellany. The latter includes assorted information articles, including some on philosophy, great quotes, interviews, and important tips. ALL of these articles are free to read or download to your printer. They are not pdfs so if you want to print, simply do a screen capture or cut and paste into files for your use.
These judging fundamentals and checklist were developed by a team of experienced judges. You can read and download the pdf here. Dennis Voigt describes the Checklist in this interview with Bill Hillmann: click here.
This Judging article, by Judy Rasmuson with annotations by Dennis Voigt, is full of useful tips for a judging assignment, whether it's your first or you are an experienced judge!
The High Roller dogs may require special considerations as discussed in this article on Judging
A discussion of methods of determining Callbacks while judging, to assist efficiency, consistency and fairness.
At the end of the trial, judges need a fair and impartial method of determining placements based on the Rule Book and a review of the dogs' relative performances
In this Judging discussion Ted and Dennis talk about the placement and judging of flyers. Flyers require special consideration in AKC trials.
In this Judging discussion Ted and Dennis talk about some of the many considerations for judges when determining where to put the birds in a test. Just as in training, the judge must take into consideration all the factors plus the mechanics of the set-up as well as time management.
Bill Hillmann describes what he likes about Dennis Voigt's Essential Drills DVD
MAGEE RETRIEVER PRODUCTS Review by Dennis R. Voigt …
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