Show Dog Judges Profiles


, Mr John Tipperary,



  • FCI:

    Pinscher and Schnauzer - Molossoid Breeds - Swiss Mountain and Cattle Dogs, Pointing Dogs, Retrievers - Flushing Dogs - Water Dogs

John commenced judging at Championship Show level in the 1990's and is currently approved to award CAC and CACIB's in the following: Group 2 All Breeds and Group, Group 7 All Breeds and Group, Group 8 All Breeds and Group Best In Show Together with his wife Margaret, John began breeding and showing in the early 1980's campaigning CKCS and Pointers to high accolades in both Ireland and UK. John and Margaret's Pointers have been Ireland's top winning Pointers for a number of years and overall top winning Gundogs for the past 3 years. They also field qualify all of their dogs. John shows and handles a number of other breeds including Brittany Spaniel, Weimaraner and Boxer. John is Chairman and Show Manager of Clonmel & District Canine Club who organise the largest one day International FCI All Breed Championship Show in Ireland.