Judge Info - Kristy Bryant

Showdog.com Judge Since Sunday, May 31, 2009
Retirement Announced 8/31/2009

Shows a slight bias toward dogs over bitches. Actually prefers to see the owner of the dog handling it. 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 Kristy Bryant looks for.

Trait Importance
Head Very Low
Forequarter High
Hindquarter Low
Gait Low
Top Neck and Back Very High
Coat Normal
Size/Height High
Feet Very Low

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.  Kristy Bryant has been known to prefer the following handlers.

Rank Exhibitor
1 Jennifer Oneil
2 Jamiel Leavens
3 Nany Painter
4 Bill Meyer
5 Peren Troy
6 Greg Alexander
7 Nathia Barks
8 Jony Bewely
9 Alles Vickers
10 Coby Rodriguez
11 Den Towler
12 Herb Bowe
13 Flozell Tucker
14 Caryn Brumit
15 Ster Stockyard
16 Riely Whalen
17 Justin Moyer
18 Pamelan Treadwell
19 Matt Moore
20 Dert Priebe
21 June Dixon
22 Antonio Hutchinson
23 Julie Patton
24 Edna Dixon
25 Deborie Mejorado

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
October 2019 Shih Tzu Nationals 10/13/2019
GaylanStudio 2019-10-11 All Breed Show 10/11/2019 Enchante Ridge Backtalk
Partisan Action 10/9/2019 Myatt Magnum
GaylanStudio 2019-10-08 All Breed Show 10/8/2019 Enchante Ridge Bourne Survivor
GaylanStudio 2019-09-09 All Breed Show 9/9/2019 Zhala Void Walker
July 2019 Shih Tzu Nationals 7/13/2019
July 2019 Havanese Nationals 7/9/2019
GaylanStudio 2019-07-03 All Breed Show 7/3/2019 Picardy Rémy
Wonderlight All Breed Show 2 7/1/2019 Solid Gold To Arons

Did you know?
An obedience trial is a dog sport in which a dog must perfectly execute a predefined set of tasks when directed to do so by his handler