Judge Info - Scott Jackson

Showdog.com Judge Since Wednesday, August 31, 2011
Retirement Announced 7/31/2018

Not political at all. 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 Scott Jackson looks for.

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

Rank Exhibitor
1 Ster Stockyard
2 Caryn Brumit
3 Flozell Tucker
4 Riely Whalen
5 Herb Bowe
6 Den Towler
7 Matt Moore
8 Coby Rodriguez
9 Alles Vickers
10 Jony Bewely
11 June Dixon
12 Nathia Barks
13 Greg Alexander
14 Edna Dixon
15 Nany Painter
16 Jay McHaney
17 Jennifer Oneil
18 Jamiel Leavens
19 Jessa McKinnley
20 Bill Meyer
21 John Rome
22 Beah McEwen
23 Katy Murrell
24 Peren Troy
25 Norma Young

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
Antipodes Sheltie Show 51 10/9/2018
October 2018 Bouvier des Flandres Nationals 10/6/2018
Hollow Oak Spectacular 3.0 9/18/2018
Glittering 104 8/28/2018
August 2018 Spanish Water Dog Nationals 8/27/2018
August 2018 Whippet Nationals 8/26/2018
August 2018 Chinese Crested Dog Nationals 8/25/2018
Harsh Beauty 72 8/24/2018 BarStar Make A Little Magic
August 2018 Norwegian Buhund Nationals 8/23/2018
August 2018 Shiba Inu Nationals 8/22/2018


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.