Judge Info - Holly Schroeder

Showdog.com Judge Since Monday, June 02, 2003
Retirement Announced 9/30/2007

Shows a slight bias toward bitches over dogs. Not very political. 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 Holly Schroeder looks for.

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

Rank Exhibitor
1 Joandy Classen
2 Kimberly Carson
3 Jene Moak
4 Stephanie Scott
5 Chuck Donaldson
6 Aly Dimaggio
7 Deborie Mejorado
8 Julie Patton
9 Antonio Hutchinson
10 Dert Priebe
11 Pamelan Treadwell
12 Justin Moyer
13 Keven Dowdle
14 Cliff Irwin
15 Erik Mitchell
16 Hen Kilburn
17 Bradie DiNapoli
18 Terri Farnum
19 Listy Cousar
20 Huntert Dawe
21 Peren Troy
22 Bill Meyer
23 Jamiel Leavens
24 Jennifer Oneil
25 Ben Marro

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
March 2019 Dachshund Nationals 3/9/2019
Staffie Shindig 1 3/6/2019
February 2019 English Cocker Spaniel Nationals 2/5/2019
Harsh Beauty 87 1/14/2019 Rough Edges Shake The Frost
KDH All Breed 13 1/8/2019 Bryers Hell Raising Rock Show
PointyHead 224 12/9/2018
Clay Creek BC Bash 6 11/1/2018
October 2018 Shiba Inu Nationals 10/22/2018
Autumn Season Challenge 10/8/2018
ESAN Club Show 5 10/5/2018


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.