Judge Info - Misty Scott

Showdog.com Judge Since Wednesday, June 30, 2010
Retirement Announced 7/31/2010

Not political at all. Relatively high level of breed bias. Thinks a dog needs to earn its championship before it should even be considered for best of breed.

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 Misty Scott looks for.

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

Rank Exhibitor
1 Kelly LaFoy
2 Kim Coleman
3 Clan Melby
4 Rusty Walter
5 Ellen Schroeder
6 George Anderson
7 Patrick Sayforth
8 Alejam Zapien
9 Kate Dalton
10 Doug Mavroulis
11 Annee Lino
12 Chrise Elleberee
13 Aarthom Rapier
14 Geor Board
15 Mike Schneider
16 Martha Woodson
17 Stephew Deering
18 All Mederos
19 George Cruce
20 Roby Hawks
21 Angela Fletcher
22 John Urick
23 Sam Tacker
24 Marry Anne Bryant
25 Logan Ray

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
Antipodes Sheltie Show 48 8/25/2018
Airdale Terrier Specialty August 1st 8/1/2018
GaylanStudio July 23rd All Breed 7/23/2018 Red Pike Three Crystals
Antipodes Sheltie Show 44 7/19/2018
Maltese Sun Shine 4 6/16/2018
Glenfield 58 6/8/2018
Maltese Masters 3 5/24/2018
Maltese Spring 2 5/14/2018
IG Specialty I 3/22/2018
Those Canaan Days 18 3/21/2018


Did you know?
In the American Kennel Club, a dog needs 15 points to become a Champion, with each win gaining anywhere from zero to five points depending on the number of dogs competing and the area where the show is held.