Judge Info - Forest Gillespie
Showdog.com Judge Since Friday, November 30, 2007
Retirement Announced 1/31/2008
Actually prefers to see the owner of the dog handling it. Moderate level of breed bias.
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 Forest Gillespie looks for.
|Top Neck and Back||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. Forest Gillespie 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|
|Tidbets Tibetan Specialty 1||1/20/2019|
|January 2019 Bull Terrier Nationals||1/9/2019|
|Last Shot at the Cup XI||11/29/2018|
|November 2018 Mastiff Nationals||11/22/2018|
|November Whippet 4||11/19/2018|
|GaylanStudio November 4th All Breed||11/4/2018||Kilohana Legs Eleven|
|Tammo Take 12||10/30/2018|
|October 2018 Portuguese Pointer Nationals||10/20/2018|
|October Rat Terrier Specialty I||10/16/2018|