Judge Info - Helen Crippen
Showdog.com Judge Since Sunday, January 31, 2016
Retirement Announced 3/31/2016
Shows a slight bias toward bitches over dogs. Actually prefers to see the owner of the dog handling it. Low 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 Helen Crippen looks for.
|Top Neck and Back||Very High|
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. Helen Crippen 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|
|September 2019 Ibizan Hound Nationals||9/17/2019|
|Whippet August 1||8/21/2019|
|August 2019 Cairn Terrier Nationals||8/16/2019|
|Ibizans In August 12||8/15/2019|
|Lion King Presents BEYONCÉ As Nala||7/19/2019||BarStar 2Late2TurnBackNow|
|July 2019 Komondor Nationals||7/6/2019|
|Silky Terrier 19-5||6/26/2019|
|SatinSilk 102||6/16/2019||Pixie Dragon Courage|
|June 2019 P.B.G.V Nationals||6/7/2019|
|Spring Whippets 12||5/25/2019|