2023 National – Recap



October 20th – 28th
Springfield Illinois State Fairgrounds 


Live Streaming and post show videos provided by Show Dog Video Pros, click here for their website to purchase 

Conformation Catalog and Unofficial Results – HERE

Prior to the Annual Meeting on Thursday there was a presentation on GSD Genetic Research being done at Cornell and University of Georgia, studying Megaesophagus, Pannus, EPI and other health issues.  DNA Samples are Needed, both from affected dogs as well as healthy dogs aged 6 or older! Please click HERE for the flyer and SCAN the code with your phone to participate


2023 Judges

Deborah Stern – BOB
Vicki Bemont – Dogs & Futurity/Maturity Bitches plus Best in Futurity/Maturity
Rita Sandell – Bitches & Futurity/Maturity Dogs 
Samuel Israel – Pre-Show Specialty
 Susan Sullivan – Herding
Suzanne Mayborne & William Parrell, Jr. Anita Eisthen – Obedience (judge change 8/22/23)
Dr. Sandy Gould – Rally
Lisa Potts – GSD Agility Only
Darren Warren – All Breed Agility
Susan Sullivan & Tracy Parciak  – Herding Instinct
Val Manning & Laura Sandrin – Farm Dog 
Hallie McMullen, Christine Kozanda, Dr. Mary Quinn – Scent Work