Judge Info - Sarah Smith
Showdog.com Judge Since Thursday, June 05, 2003
Retirement Announced 6/30/2008
Not very political. Moderate level of breed bias. Has a tendency to like dogs the more often they're seen.
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 Sarah Smith looks for.
|Top Neck and Back||Normal|
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. Sarah Smith 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|
|July 2019 Collie Nationals||7/7/2019|
|Draig Summer Show 10||6/27/2019||Breslin Caliana|
|June 2019 Swedish Vallhund Nationals||6/25/2019|
|May 2019 Welsh Springer Spaniel Nationals||5/5/2019|
|Sunshine Dobes 01||5/1/2019|
|April 2019 Field Spaniel Nationals||4/16/2019|
|Spaniel Show Off 3||4/3/2019|
|Pardon My French||3/28/2019|
|Tibetan Specialty 13||3/11/2019|