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
Estrelas Show Off 4 3/15/2019
Foxfire All Breed Show 3/10/2019 Niobe Quake
Amy’s Top Dog 5 1/29/2019
January 2019 Tibetan Terrier Nationals 1/25/2019
Goodbye all 18 1/17/2019 Rough Edges Shake The Frost
January 2019 Whippet 9 1/13/2019
Aliyah 48 12/25/2018
Festival of Springers 11/16/2018
Circuitry Fire In The Sky All Breed 5 10/29/2018 Kohl TheLightOfTheWickedMoon
October 2018 Brussels Griffon Nationals 10/13/2018

Did you know?
The first obedience title is a CD, or "Companion Dog", which is earned through competition in the Novice obedience class.