Judge Info - Jess Ratliff
Showdog.com Judge Since Saturday, March 31, 2012
Retirement Announced 8/31/2012
Very political judge, likes to see certain handlers on dogs. 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 Jess Ratliff looks for.
|Top Neck and Back||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. Jess Ratliff 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|
|Spirit By Beyoncé For Obedience For All Dogs||7/20/2019|
|July 2019 Portuguese Water Dog Nationals||7/20/2019|
|April 2019 Neapolitan Mastiff Nationals||4/27/2019|
|Happy Hour 4||3/28/2019|
|For The Love Of Pumis 20||3/8/2019|
|February 2019 Silky Terrier Nationals||2/19/2019|
|Tibetan Tribute 1||1/24/2019|