Welcome to the SCJA!

(Founded 1983)

Dedicated to serving for the good of all associated with the dog world



Main Purpose of SCJA

  • To emphasize and assist in every way possible with the education of judges, prospective judges, and dog breeders.


  • To sponsor educational seminars and symposia on a regional and national basis on all phases of judging and any other facet of the dog world for judges, prospective judges, breeders and exhibitors and to work closely with and support the Senior Conformation Judges Association Education Fund. (A separate tax-exempt 501 (c)(3)educational corporation.). To represent the judges' positions and act on their behalf with all national kennel clubs and other governing bodies pertaining to the promulgation of rules, regulations, and policies concerning all phases affecting the judging of pure-bred dogs and the actions of the individual judges.


  • To solicit, on behalf of the members, special rates from motels, airlines, car rental companies, etc., with the aim of reducing travel costs for the benefit of show-giving clubs and ultimately the exhibitors.


  • To record, honor, and recognize the contribution to the fancy of Senior Dog Show Judges.



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Karen Sawyer,

Administrative Assistant



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UPDATED: July 2, 2018.