Judge Info - Deforrest Aaren
Showdog.com Judge Since Wednesday, June 08, 2005
Retirement Announced 5/31/2008
Has a tendency to use dogs handled by certain handlers but isn't overt in it. Moderate level of breed bias. Thinks a dog needs to earn its championship before it should even be considered for best of breed.
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 Deforrest Aaren looks for.
|Top Neck and Back||Very Low|
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. Deforrest Aaren has been known to prefer the following handlers.
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|
|March 2019 Canaan Dog Nationals||3/12/2019|
|JRT Snow Party 2||3/8/2019|
|March 2019 American Water Spaniel Nationals||3/4/2019|
|Ithaca East 3||12/27/2018||Collegedale Invasor|
|Artesia November 26th All Breed Show||11/26/2018||Glitter Brigid|
|Spinones Unite and Show 2||11/15/2018|
|Kianya November 1st All Breed Show||11/1/2018||Glitter Anhur|
|October 2018 Mudi Nationals||10/25/2018|
|Do it for the Brits 85||10/25/2018|