Judge Info - Maria Mohr

Showdog.com Judge Since Thursday, February 28, 2013
Retirement Announced 12/31/2016

Shows a slight bias toward dogs over bitches. Not very political. Doesn't show a breed bias at all.

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 Maria Mohr looks for.

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

Rank Exhibitor
1 Ster Stockyard
2 Riely Whalen
3 Caryn Brumit
4 Flozell Tucker
5 Herb Bowe
6 Matt Moore
7 Den Towler
8 Coby Rodriguez
9 Alles Vickers
10 June Dixon
11 Jony Bewely
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 John Rome
21 Beah McEwen
22 Katy Murrell
23 Bill Meyer
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
Dandy Aussie Special 52 10/15/2017
Maltese Mixer 10 10/6/2017
Era of Peace 9/24/2017
Border T Party 36 9/16/2017
Great Dane Delight 65 8/15/2017
Hello August 2017 8/1/2017
Salut Saluki 7/17/2017
DangerZone Valentines Ridgeback Show 1 2/14/2017
January 2017 Manchester Toy Terrier Nationals 1/23/2017
January 2017 American Cocker Spaniel Nationals 1/21/2017


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.