Judge Info - Sang Wolfson

Showdog.com Judge Since Monday, December 31, 2007
Retirement Announced 11/30/2008

Shows a slight bias toward bitches over dogs. 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 Sang Wolfson looks for.

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

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

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
Strikers April 16th All Breed Show 4/16/2019 Unlimited at Pond`s
April 2019 Basset Hound Nationals 4/12/2019
Golden 77 3/26/2019
St. Patricks Day Sheltie Show 3/17/2019
March 2019 Kerry Blue Terrier Nationals 3/5/2019
February 2019 Shiba Inu Nationals 2/22/2019
WNTs Norfolk Show 13 2/19/2019
January 2019 Whippet 10 1/14/2019
January Ibizan Show 1 1/3/2019
Happy Holidays 1 12/5/2018


Did you know?
The figure 8 exercise requires the team to heel in a figure 8 pattern either on or off leash. Generally two of the ring stewards will assist the judge with this exercise by acting as "posts", standing 8 feet apart, that the team walks around to form the loops of the figure 8.