Judge Info - Joseph Flanagan
Showdog.com Judge Since Thursday, January 31, 2013
Retirement Announced 2/28/2013
Doesn't like using the same breeds that win every other show for BIS. Not very political. Moderate level of breed bias. Thinks a dog needs to earn its championship before it should even be considered for best of breed.
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 Joseph Flanagan 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. Joseph Flanagan 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|
|August 2019 Flat-Coated Retriever Nationals||8/25/2019|
|Decoys All Breed 4||8/20/2019||Seasar Freedom|
|Jester Dogs 158th All Breed Show||8/3/2019||BlaznHot Fatal Move|
|Toy Poodle Parade 179||6/27/2019|
|Stealing Home 85||5/23/2019||Dondaig Skyfall|
|May 2019 Toy Poodle Nationals||5/9/2019|
|Antipodes Sheltie Show 61||5/7/2019|
|Canine Ceilidh 125||4/22/2019||Rough Edges Affectionately|
|Toy Poodle Parade 158||4/19/2019|
|April 2019 Saluki Nationals||4/1/2019|