Judge Information
Judge Name: Jeffery Bazell
Location: Ohio, USA
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Types of Shows: Conformation
Type of Breeds
Jeff Bazell is the 3rd generation dog show enthusiast. His grandfather bred Black and Tan Coonhounds, his grandmother and father were heavily involved in Chow Chows and Jeff finished his first champion, a Pekingese purchased from Nigel Aubrey-Jones, at the age of 9 by winning a specialty. His involvement in Brussels Griffon began at age 12 and continues to the present, with over 1000 titled dogs bred, co-bred or shown by the St John Kennel. During the 1980’s he bred many champion Newfoundlands including putting multiple group and best in show wins on two male Landseers. He a teenager he showed Afghans for Kay Finch in California, owned and showed many Kingsmark Greyhounds and has international experience with many sighthound breeds. He has been judging for over 25 years and has enjoyed judging all over the world along with his husband, Jeff Kestner. The Jeffs also have a new found love in the Lancashire Heeler breed and are actively opening a breeding program to help introduce this wonderful breed to North America.

Jeff is a garden designer, plant breeder and nursery owner and has won over 100 international design awards including the Queen’s Gold Medal for Horticulture. He has been a featured designer at the Floriade in the Netherlands, the Ameriflora in the US and the Royal Horticultural Society Chelsea Flower Show. He has also taught in design schools at the university level and is a former special needs kindergarten teacher.
Future Assignments
Past Assignments


Chinese Crested Club Of Ontario
on Sunday, June 09, 2019 (Event Details)
on Sunday, June 09, 2019

Borzoi Canada [National]
on Saturday, June 08, 2019 (Event Details)
on Saturday, June 08, 2019

Erie Shores Kennel Club
on Friday, June 07, 2019 (Event Details)
on Saturday, June 08, 2019
on Sunday, June 09, 2019


Canadian Yorkshire Terrier Association
on Saturday, November 29, 2014 (Event Details)
National Specialty on Saturday, November 29, 2014

Caledon Kennel Association
on Friday, November 28, 2014 (Event Details)
on Saturday, November 29, 2014

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