Judge Info - Modesto Clem
Showdog.com Judge Since Sunday, September 30, 2007
Retirement Announced 6/30/2008
Has a tendency to use dogs handled by certain handlers but isn't overt in it. Relatively high level of breed bias. Thinks a dog needs to earn its championship before it should even be considered for best of breed.
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 Modesto Clem looks for.
|Top Neck and Back||High|
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. Modesto Clem has been known to prefer the following handlers.
|20||Marry Anne Bryant|
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 2019 Papillon Nationals||7/11/2019|
|July 2019 Old English Sheepdog Nationals||7/2/2019|
|Cairn Ceilidh 25||6/27/2019|
|Halcyon Cavalier 53||6/19/2019|
|June 2019 A.S.T. Nationals||6/12/2019|
|June 2019 Australian Terrier Nationals||6/11/2019|
|May 2019 Mudi Nationals||5/25/2019|
|May 2019 Shiba Inu Nationals||5/22/2019|
|May 2019 Puli Nationals||5/19/2019|