Judge Info - Oscar West
Showdog.com Judge Since Friday, December 23, 2016
Retirement Announced 2/28/2018
Actually prefers to see the owner of the dog handling it. Moderate 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 Oscar West looks for.
|Top Neck and Back||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. Oscar West 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|
|Vallhunds Show 3||10/14/2018|
|Show Off Your Trot||10/11/2018||Oberhaus Man About Town|
|October 2018 Bulldog Nationals||10/2/2018|
|October Bully Run||10/1/2018|
|August 2018 Harrier Nationals||8/24/2018|
|August 2018 Afghan Hound Nationals||8/4/2018|
|July 7 IG Specialty||7/7/2018|
|July Kooiker Specialty||7/2/2018|