Judge Info - Garry Locke

Showdog.com Judge Since Monday, June 16, 2003
Retirement Announced 10/31/2007

Shows a slight bias toward dogs over bitches. Not political at all. Low 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 Garry Locke looks for.

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

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.  Garry Locke has been known to prefer the following handlers.

Rank Exhibitor
1 Alejam Zapien
2 Kate Dalton
3 Annee Lino
4 Chrise Elleberee
5 Aarthom Rapier
6 George Anderson
7 Clan Melby
8 Stephew Deering
9 Kim Coleman
10 All Mederos
11 George Cruce
12 Roby Hawks
13 John Urick
14 Logan Ray
15 Kelly LaFoy
16 Kristen Schindewolf
17 Emma Moss
18 Rusty Walter
19 Ellen Schroeder
20 Patrick Sayforth
21 Doug Mavroulis
22 Marisa Feagin
23 Duane Rawley
24 Stew Kellermen
25 Geor Board

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
November 2018 Tibetan Mastiff Nationals 11/9/2018
November 2018 Pumi Nationals 11/1/2018
Korthals 74 10/30/2018
TNT 120th All Breed Show 10/21/2018 Seasar Hermes
September 2018 Mudi Nationals 9/25/2018
September 2018 Puli Nationals 9/19/2018
Badgerhill To Ground All Breed 9/15/2018 Kissangels Big Trouble
PYOC August 10 8/10/2018
HuntersHill 93 8/8/2018
Ozlok Harrier Bash 82 7/2/2018


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.