Judge Info - Herman Mader
Showdog.com Judge Since Sunday, August 31, 2008
Retirement Announced 9/30/2008
Shows a slight bias toward bitches over dogs. Doesn't like using the same breeds that win every other show for BIS. Not very political. 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 Herman Mader looks for.
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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. Herman Mader 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|
|Being Batman||10/16/2019||Kjelvik Caressing Wind|
|All Saints I||7/1/2019|
|June 2019 Otterhound Nationals||6/8/2019|
|Bombyx Bash 112||6/4/2019|
|Memorial Day Week Getaway||5/26/2019||Fingerprint Absolut Classic|
|May 2019 Portuguese Water Dog Nationals||5/20/2019|
|Kianya May 3rd All Breed Show||5/3/2019||KDH Peach Blossom|
|GSD Show 27||4/9/2019|
|April 2019 Redbone Coonhound Nationals||4/9/2019|
|Field Spaniel Showing 7||3/22/2019|