Hiring a judge for a horse show is one of the most important aspects of horse show management, but it may also be the most difficult. The success of the horse show is often dependent on the performance of the judge, so finding qualified individuals can put a lot of stress on you as show manager. By following these guidelines, however, you will have the confidence you need to know the right judge was hired for the job.
Janicki, Kristen, "Hiring a Horse Show Judge" (2006). 4-H Youth Development Publications. 1.