Judge Info - Sandra Grooms
Showdog.com Judge Since Monday, November 30, 2009
Retirement Announced 10/31/2014
Shows a slight bias toward dogs over bitches. Not very political. Doesn't show a breed bias at all.
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 Sandra Grooms looks for.
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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. Sandra Grooms has been known to prefer the following handlers.
|7||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|
|December 2014 W.H.W.T. Nationals||12/21/2014|
|December 2014 English Springer Spaniel Nationals||12/18/2014|
|December 2014 Scottish Deerhound Nationals||12/16/2014|
|December 2014 Toy Fox Terrier Nationals||12/15/2014|
|November 2014 Irish Setter Nationals||11/14/2014|
|November 2014 Komondor Nationals||11/6/2014|
|November 2014 Rat Terrier Nationals||11/3/2014|
|November 2014 Alaskan Malamute Nationals||11/1/2014|
|October Festival All Breed||10/25/2014||Chorus Polar Vortex|