New breed judging applicants may apply for up to a single group or its numerical equivalent on their first application.
The following forms must be completed, signed and returned for processing: Questionnaire, 12-5-4 Form and/or New Breed Alternate Method, Synopsis and exams. The AKC forms are available to download HERE.
After meeting the requirements to become an AKC Approved Judge please fill out the Judge Application form to be listed in the BCA Member Judge Directory
The following criteria are mandatory to apply for initial breed(s):
Only those breeds in which the applicant has documented experience in the owning, breeding and exhibiting category will be granted on the first application.
12-5-4 Method - Must have 12 or more years exhibiting in conformation in at least one breed applied for and fulfill the litter and champion requirements.
Litters and co-owned litters must have been whelped and raised on applicant’s premises. The required four champions must be from litters whelped and raised on applicant’s premises.
However, if applicant does not meet litter/or champion requirements under the 12-5-4, the New Breed Alternate method may be used.
To become a Bulldog Judge please fill out the Judge Application form and contact a Mentor in your area.