Judge Info - Scott Pham

Showdog.com Judge Since Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Not very political. Moderate level of breed bias.


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 Pham looks for.

Trait Importance
Head High
Forequarter High
Hindquarter High
Gait Very High
Top Neck and Back Low
Coat Normal
Size/Height Normal
Feet High

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 Pham has been known to prefer the following handlers.

Rank Exhibitor
1 Jene Moak
2 Stephanie Scott
3 Chuck Donaldson
4 Aly Dimaggio
5 Kimberly Carson
6 Joandy Classen
7 Keven Dowdle
8 Cliff Irwin
9 Deborie Mejorado
10 Erik Mitchell
11 Hen Kilburn
12 Julie Patton
13 Bradie DiNapoli
14 Antonio Hutchinson
15 Terri Farnum
16 Dert Priebe
17 Pamelan Treadwell
18 Listy Cousar
19 Justin Moyer
20 Huntert Dawe
21 Ben Marro
22 Maret Gentile
23 Rachero Fergus
24 Bre Strayhorn
25 Peren Troy

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 2018 Pug Nationals 7/21/2018
July 2018 Weimaraner Nationals 7/20/2018
July 2018 English Setter Nationals 7/19/2018
Furious Elkhounds 5 7/18/2018
Jester Dogs 118th All Breed Show 7/17/2018 KDH Blue Stone
July 2018 Field Spaniel Nationals 7/16/2018
July 2018 Toy Fox Terrier Nationals 7/15/2018
July 2018 Italian Greyhound Nationals 7/14/2018
Rossetts Ides Of July All 7/13/2018 KDH Blue Stone
July 2018 Basenji Nationals 7/12/2018

Did you know?
An obedience trial is a dog sport in which a dog must perfectly execute a predefined set of tasks when directed to do so by his handler