Judge Info - Luke Slocum
Showdog.com Judge Since Sunday, August 31, 2008
Retirement Announced 10/31/2008
Not very political. Relatively high 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 Luke Slocum looks for.
|Top Neck and Back||Very 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. Luke Slocum 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|
|July 2019 English Springer Spaniel Nationals||7/18/2019|
|Circuit Summer Show||7/2/2019||BarStar ForWhomTheBelleTolls|
|May 2019 Neapolitan Mastiff Nationals||5/27/2019|
|May 2019 Black and Tan Coonhound Nationals||5/24/2019|
|GaylanStudio 2019-05-23 All Breed Show||5/23/2019||Breslin Pallaton|
|April 2019 Caucasian Mountain Dog Nationals||4/9/2019|
|AbleBaker 123||4/8/2019||Picardy Goody Two Shoes|
|Tidbets Tibetan Party 9||4/7/2019|
|Whippet Wonder 6||3/29/2019|
|March 2019 Sealyham Terrier Nationals||3/7/2019|