Judge Info - Petar Amelia

Showdog.com Judge Since Thursday, June 02, 2005
Retirement Announced 6/30/2008

Very political judge, likes to see certain handlers on dogs. 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 Petar Amelia looks for.

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

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.  Petar Amelia has been known to prefer the following handlers.

Rank Exhibitor
1 Chric Hoover
2 Kristen Gowin
3 Bob Golub
4 Adrian Campbell
5 Chry Krell
6 Judy Clarkson
7 Kath Hazlett
8 Aarry Schmit
9 Dianne Carter
10 Carolyn Beerer
11 Bart Alderette
12 Mark Jetter
13 Abby Stewart
14 Veronica Sheidt
15 Nata Deming
16 Evan Kown
17 Valera Ortiz
18 Hun Sargeant
19 Thom Kogut
20 Yvette Glover
21 Caraces Rowen
22 Sana Rasnick
23 Scott Ramsey
24 Brian Coke
25 Claire McAllister

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
Pekellen Late Spring Pekingese Specialty 6/8/2019
Tamiami Finnish Spitz 5 6/2/2019
In memory Ch Rizona Handsome Stranger 5/29/2019
AST Spring Fling 1 5/17/2019
May 2019 Australian Cattle Dog Nationals 5/7/2019
Antipodes Sheltie Show 58 4/20/2019
April 2019 Yorkshire Terrier Nationals 4/11/2019
Guenon GSD April No. 1 4/5/2019
GaylanStudio 2019-03-26 All Breed Show 3/26/2019 Radiant Blockbuster
SColours 284 3/23/2019


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In the United Kingdom, the international championship show Crufts was first held in 1891.