A taller Model with many fields may be more difficult to maintain than a shorter Model with fewer fields.

There is a limit to how many items a developer can consider when forming a mental model of source code.

It may be time to split the Model into multiple Models with a OneToOne relationship.

Are you affected by this? Audit your codebase in seconds to find out.

Configuring this check

Django Doctor will run this check by default. No configuration is needed but the check can be turned on/off using check code tall-model in your pyproject.toml file.

Read more about configuring Django Doctor.