Judge Info - Timothy Mccord

Showdog.com Judge Since Saturday, February 07, 2009
Retirement Announced 4/30/2010

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

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

Rank Exhibitor
1 Jessa McKinnley
2 John Rome
3 Beah McEwen
4 Katy Murrell
5 Jay McHaney
6 Norma Young
7 Dan Adams
8 Edna Dixon
9 Jeff Wehlan
10 Willie Cundiff
11 Bob Coke
12 Debbie Merrill
13 Jean Infante
14 June Dixon
15 Matt Moore
16 Ster Coaxum
17 Kennis Greiner
18 Marc Buchhelt
19 Riely Whalen
20 Ster Stockyard
21 Aimeene Good
22 Caryn Brumit
23 Flozell Tucker
24 Herb Bowe
25 Robert Pouk

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 23 7/2/2018
IceCastle Diamond Celebration 3 5/3/2018 NLS Snow Moon
Kerry Kollection 27 4/10/2018
Norwegian Buhunds Down Under 44 4/5/2018
Zinga 49 4/3/2018
Hang Fire 127 3/4/2018
Kilhey 61 2/20/2018
Imperial Southern Butterfly Retirement Specialty 1/13/2018
Duck Toller Christmas Cheer 12/25/2017
Border T Party 67 12/16/2017


Did you know?
The sit for exam is a modified version of the Stand for Exam. It is generally used in novice level classes and requires the handler to order the dog to sit and then to move away from the dog the length of the leash. The judge will then approach the dog and pet the dog's head.