Judge Info - Lacey Zachery

Showdog.com Judge Since Saturday, June 04, 2005
Retirement Announced 12/31/2007

Shows a slight bias toward bitches over dogs. Not very political. Low 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 Lacey Zachery looks for.

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

Rank Exhibitor
1 Eric Pennington
2 Ros Richart
3 Art Toles
4 Emily Nguyen
5 Holly Pollok
6 Joey Finch
7 Parker Hart
8 Ron Boening
9 Jos Harter
10 Tod Brubaker
11 Bre Strayhorn
12 Rachero Fergus
13 Maret Gentile
14 Ben Marro
15 Huntert Dawe
16 Listy Cousar
17 Terri Farnum
18 Bradie DiNapoli
19 Hen Kilburn
20 Erik Mitchell
21 Cliff Irwin
22 Keven Dowdle
23 Aly Dimaggio
24 Chuck Donaldson
25 Stephanie Scott

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
Chikolla 2nd All Breed Show 9/11/2019 BarStar DancingWithMyself
PointyHead 308 8/29/2019
Canine Ceilidh 132 8/11/2019 Rough Edges Turn Back Time
Corgo 43 7/22/2019
July 2019 Newfoundland Nationals 7/18/2019
Dream Team Summer Show 6 7/3/2019 BarStar HeyLookMaIMadeIt
GaylanStudio 2019-06-19 All Breed Show 6/19/2019 BarStar Tupelo Honey Dondaig
June 2019 Skye Terrier Nationals 6/15/2019
June 2019 English Cocker Spaniel Nationals 6/5/2019
SColours 302 5/19/2019

Did you know?
A conformation dog show is not a comparison of one dog to another but a comparison of each dog to a judge's mental image of the ideal breed type as outlined in the individual breed's breed standard.