Judge Info - Lois Lund

Showdog.com Judge Since Friday, January 31, 2014
Retirement Announced 3/31/2017

Not very political. Moderate level of breed bias.

Traits

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 Lois Lund looks for.

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

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.  Lois Lund has been known to prefer the following handlers.

Rank Exhibitor
1 Deborie Mejorado
2 Julie Patton
3 Joandy Classen
4 Kimberly Carson
5 Antonio Hutchinson
6 Jene Moak
7 Dert Priebe
8 Pamelan Treadwell
9 Justin Moyer
10 Stephanie Scott
11 Chuck Donaldson
12 Aly Dimaggio
13 Keven Dowdle
14 Peren Troy
15 Cliff Irwin
16 Bill Meyer
17 Erik Mitchell
18 Hen Kilburn
19 Jamiel Leavens
20 Bradie DiNapoli
21 Jennifer Oneil
22 Nany Painter
23 Terri Farnum
24 Listy Cousar
25 Huntert Dawe

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
Roll On By 1 5/23/2017
Extra Australian Terrier Show 11 5/20/2017
April 2017 Akita Nationals 4/26/2017
April 2017 Border Terrier Nationals 4/23/2017
RPKs Best of the Best 2 4/21/2017 Aztecs Midnight Avenger
Strikers April Sheltie Show 1 4/18/2017
RPKs Best Of The Best 4/17/2017 Agamede Maris
Halcyon JRT Spring Fling 4/13/2017
Phoenix Sheltie Show 4/12/2017
April 10th EMD 4/10/2017


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