Judge Info - Blake Hugh

Showdog.com Judge Since Friday, June 03, 2005
Retirement Announced 9/30/2011

Has a tendency to use dogs handled by certain handlers but isn't overt in it. Moderate level of breed bias.

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 Blake Hugh looks for.

Trait Importance
Head Low
Forequarter Normal
Hindquarter Normal
Gait Normal
Top Neck and Back Very Low
Coat Very High
Size/Height Low
Feet 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.  Blake Hugh has been known to prefer the following handlers.

Rank Exhibitor
1 Peren Troy
2 Bill Meyer
3 Justin Moyer
4 Pamelan Treadwell
5 Dert Priebe
6 Jamiel Leavens
7 Antonio Hutchinson
8 Jennifer Oneil
9 Nany Painter
10 Julie Patton
11 Deborie Mejorado
12 Greg Alexander
13 Nathia Barks
14 Jony Bewely
15 Alles Vickers
16 Coby Rodriguez
17 Den Towler
18 Herb Bowe
19 Flozell Tucker
20 Caryn Brumit
21 Ster Stockyard
22 Joandy Classen
23 Riely Whalen
24 Kimberly Carson
25 Jene Moak

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
February 2019 N.S.D.T.R. Nationals 2/16/2019
February 2019 French Bulldog Nationals 2/8/2019
SColours 260 2/1/2019
Vienna Birthday Pharaoh Specialty 1/7/2019
Strikers January 4th All Breed Show 1/4/2019 KDH Secret Agent
Stealing Home 70 12/28/2018 New Hopes Rocket
October 2018 Akita Nationals 10/26/2018
October 2018 Puli Nationals 10/19/2018
October 2018 German Shepherd Dog Nationals 10/15/2018
Halcyon Shih Tzu 8 10/6/2018


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In the United Kingdom, the international championship show Crufts was first held in 1891.