Judge Info - Gordon Teixeira

Showdog.com Judge Since Tuesday, September 04, 2007
Retirement Announced 1/31/2009

Shows a slight bias toward bitches over dogs. Actually prefers to see the owner of the dog handling it. 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 Gordon Teixeira looks for.

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

Rank Exhibitor
1 Edna Dixon
2 Jay McHaney
3 June Dixon
4 Matt Moore
5 Riely Whalen
6 Jessa McKinnley
7 Ster Stockyard
8 John Rome
9 Beah McEwen
10 Katy Murrell
11 Caryn Brumit
12 Flozell Tucker
13 Herb Bowe
14 Den Towler
15 Norma Young
16 Coby Rodriguez
17 Alles Vickers
18 Jony Bewely
19 Dan Adams
20 Nathia Barks
21 Greg Alexander
22 Jeff Wehlan
23 Willie Cundiff
24 Bob Coke
25 Debbie Merrill

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
October 2019 Smooth Fox Terrier Nationals 10/6/2019
Kiroja Mini Masters 13 10/5/2019
GaylanStudio 2019-09-14 All Breed Show 9/14/2019 Lisboa Royal Embroidery
August 2019 W.H.W.T. Nationals 8/21/2019
ESAN Cane Corso Cup 18 8/18/2019
July 2019 Pharaoh Hound Nationals 7/22/2019
July 2019 Tibetan Mastiff Nationals 7/9/2019
The Best Cane Corso 6/9/2019
West Rich 34 4/10/2019
PointyHead 278 4/7/2019


Did you know?
The largest and most prestigious dog show in America is the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show, was established in 1877 and is held annually at Madison Square Garden in New York City.