Judge Info - Sandra Conway

Showdog.com Judge Since Friday, November 30, 2012
Retirement Announced 3/31/2014

Has a tendency to use dogs handled by certain handlers but isn't overt in it. Low 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 Sandra Conway looks for.

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

Rank Exhibitor
1 Kath Hazlett
2 Judy Clarkson
3 Chry Krell
4 Aarry Schmit
5 Carolyn Beerer
6 Adrian Campbell
7 Bart Alderette
8 Mark Jetter
9 Kristen Gowin
10 Veronica Sheidt
11 Chric Hoover
12 Bob Golub
13 Valera Ortiz
14 Hun Sargeant
15 Dianne Carter
16 Brian Coke
17 Kelly Glenn
18 Abby Stewart
19 Elaine Stinson
20 Nata Deming
21 Evan Kown
22 Janis Lopez
23 Terrance Stuttsman
24 Bremy Scheffer
25 Thom Kogut

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
Halcyon Cavalier 69 10/6/2019
Berry Best Spinone Show 3 8/26/2019
Spirit By Beyoncé For Great Danes 7/24/2019
Canine Ceilidh 131 7/20/2019 Breslin Freya
Lisboa 130 7/11/2019
AT 6-7 6/26/2019
Lisboa 124 6/22/2019
Goose Creeks Boston Special 6/21/2019
May 2019 Doberman Pinscher Nationals 5/13/2019
German Spitz Club 54 4/29/2019


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.