Judge Info - Crystal Ramsey

Showdog.com Judge Since Wednesday, September 30, 2015
Retirement Announced 7/31/2017

Has a tendency to use dogs handled by certain handlers but isn't overt in it. Moderate 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 Crystal Ramsey looks for.

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

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.  Crystal Ramsey has been known to prefer the following handlers.

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

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
Prime Time Norwich 10 6/24/2018
Dust In The Wind 1 6/9/2018 DenKees Tempting Fate
Maltese Sun Shine 2 6/8/2018
10th Of May Collie Show 5/10/2018
PointyHead 129 4/28/2018
Glittering 94 3/11/2018
Wire Fox Terrier Specialty January 23rd 1/23/2018
Kerry Kapers 62 1/21/2018
Gymea 87 1/10/2018
December 2017 Lhasa Apso Nationals 12/24/2017


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.