Judge Info - Maura Ryan
Showdog.com Judge Since Friday, December 23, 2016
Retirement Announced 6/30/2018
Not very political. Low 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 Maura Ryan looks for.
|Top Neck and Back||Very Low|
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. Maura Ryan 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|
|December 2018 Dogue de Bordeaux Nationals||12/26/2018|
|December 2018 Mudi Nationals||12/25/2018|
|December 2018 Pharaoh Hound Nationals||12/22/2018|
|December 2018 Pug Nationals||12/21/2018|
|December 2018 Bedlington Terrier Nationals||12/19/2018|
|December 2018 Cardigan Welsh Corgi Nationals||12/15/2018|
|December 2018 Irish Setter Nationals||12/14/2018|
|December 2018 Norwich Terrier Nationals||12/10/2018|
|December 2018 Dachshund Nationals||12/9/2018|
|December 2018 Manchester Terrier Nationals||12/7/2018|