Judge Info - Rose Clark

Showdog.com Judge Since Saturday, July 31, 2010
Retirement Announced 5/31/2011

Not very political. 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 Rose Clark looks for.

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

Rank Exhibitor
1 Chrica Donnellan
2 Mick Sherrer
3 Claire McAllister
4 Janis Coakley
5 Scott Ramsey
6 Sana Rasnick
7 Caraces Rowen
8 Giulice Lipton
9 Nicole Hunger
10 Yvette Glover
11 Thom Kogut
12 Pamarba Lhoam
13 Billip Soltero
14 Evan Kown
15 Nata Deming
16 Mandy Parcus
17 Joe Kensing
18 Roxanne Leatherwood
19 Abby Stewart
20 Chri Faison
21 Jana Mezies
22 Dianne Carter
23 Shael Parramore
24 Bruce Creel
25 Sylvia Tejeda

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
Borzoi Days 17 6/24/2019
Skyfall Cav Party 6/13/2019
Jester Dogs 151st All Breed Show 5/27/2019 KDH Street Jammer
May 2019 Yorkshire Terrier Nationals 5/11/2019
May 2019 Chihuahua Nationals 5/10/2019
Tidbets Tibetan Party 14 4/14/2019
Highland Games 95 3/12/2019 Sweetbrier Kipling
Shiny Dogs1 2/24/2019 Sweetbrier Final Act
Mini Mix 12 1/27/2019
Calms Collie Specialty No.3 1/22/2019


Did you know?
The sit for exam is a modified version of the Stand for Exam. It is generally used in novice level classes and requires the handler to order the dog to sit and then to move away from the dog the length of the leash. The judge will then approach the dog and pet the dog's head.