Judge Info - Mose Spurgeon
Showdog.com Judge Since Friday, October 31, 2008
Retirement Announced 11/30/2010
Not political at all. Low level of breed bias. Thinks dogs should be compared to how good they are vs the rest of their breed rather than overall quality vs all dogs.
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 Mose Spurgeon 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. Mose Spurgeon has been known to prefer the following handlers.
|1||Marry Anne Bryant|
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|
|Pairadice Brussels Griffon Specialty 7||8/23/2019|
|August 2019 Curly-Coated Retriever Nationals||8/20/2019|
|Berry Best Spinone Show||8/17/2019|
|Whippets In August 4||8/6/2019|
|July 2019 Norwegian Buhund Nationals||7/23/2019|
|July 2019 Smooth Fox Terrier Nationals||7/6/2019|
|Tamiami Chin 6||6/6/2019|