Judge Info - Betty Price

Showdog.com Judge Since Friday, April 30, 2010
Retirement Announced 4/30/2012

Not very political. Low level of breed bias. Has a tendency to like dogs the more often they're seen.

Traits

Each judge on ShowDog.Com gives a different amount of weight to each trait of the dogs that they judge in each show.  Below is a table of which traits Betty Price looks for.

Trait Importance
Head Normal
Forequarter Low
Hindquarter Normal
Gait Normal
Top Neck and Back Very High
Coat High
Size/Height High
Feet Very High

Favorite Handlers

Each judge has a preference for certain handlers.  These preferences may be based on past experiences, showing style, or just plain old dirty politics.  This preference is completely separate from the quality of the exhibitor, which DOES come into play in the show ring.  Betty Price has been known to prefer the following handlers.

Rank Exhibitor
1 Chry Krell
2 Judy Clarkson
3 Kath Hazlett
4 Adrian Campbell
5 Kristen Gowin
6 Aarry Schmit
7 Carolyn Beerer
8 Chric Hoover
9 Bart Alderette
10 Bob Golub
11 Mark Jetter
12 Veronica Sheidt
13 Valera Ortiz
14 Hun Sargeant
15 Dianne Carter
16 Abby Stewart
17 Brian Coke
18 Nata Deming
19 Evan Kown
20 Kelly Glenn
21 Elaine Stinson
22 Thom Kogut
23 Janis Lopez
24 Yvette Glover
25 Caraces Rowen

Only the top 25 are listed for the sake of brevity.

Recent Judged Shows

Below is a list of the shows recently judged by this judge. 

Show Date Best in Show
Spirit By Beyoncé For Standard Poodles 7/19/2019
Lisboa 129 7/10/2019
Briard 7-5 7/5/2019
Dobe Lovers 10 7/4/2019
July 2019 Alaskan Malamute Nationals 7/1/2019
May 2019 Norwich Terrier Nationals 5/10/2019
Bring On The Borders 4 5/7/2019
KDH All Breed 34 5/2/2019 Rough Edges Heavens Only Star
Manchester Ter Tamiami 2 3/12/2019
Kerry Collection 61 2/14/2019


Did you know?
The sit for exam is a modified version of the Stand for Exam. It is generally used in novice level classes and requires the handler to order the dog to sit and then to move away from the dog the length of the leash. The judge will then approach the dog and pet the dog's head.