Judge Info - Wilfredo Feaster

Showdog.com Judge Since Sunday, September 30, 2007

Not very political. 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 Wilfredo Feaster looks for.

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

Rank Exhibitor
1 Jos Harter
2 Ron Boening
3 Parker Hart
4 Joey Finch
5 Tod Brubaker
6 Holly Pollok
7 Bre Strayhorn
8 Emily Nguyen
9 Rachero Fergus
10 Art Toles
11 Maret Gentile
12 Ros Richart
13 Eric Pennington
14 Ben Marro
15 Huntert Dawe
16 Listy Cousar
17 Terri Farnum
18 Bradie DiNapoli
19 Hen Kilburn
20 Erik Mitchell
21 Cliff Irwin
22 Keven Dowdle
23 Aly Dimaggio
24 Chuck Donaldson
25 Stephanie Scott

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
October 2014 Beagle Nationals 10/1/2014
Traiag Early Fall Pekingese Specialty 9/24/2014
September 2014 C.K.C.S. Nationals 9/23/2014
September 2014 Pointer Nationals 9/17/2014
September 2014 Rhodesian Ridgeback Nationals 9/13/2014
September 2014 Canaan Dog Nationals 9/12/2014
Extra September Kerry Blue Show 2 9/7/2014
Sonic Frenchie Specialty 2 9/1/2014
August 2014 Belgian Laekenois Nationals 8/27/2014
August 2014 Curly-Coated Retriever Nationals 8/20/2014


Did you know?
There are about 900 breeds of sheep in the world.
Did you know?
The figure 8 exercise requires the team to heel in a figure 8 pattern either on or off leash. Generally two of the ring stewards will assist the judge with this exercise by acting as "posts", standing 8 feet apart, that the team walks around to form the loops of the figure 8.
Did you know?
A conformation dog show is not a comparison of one dog to another but a comparison of each dog to a judge's mental image of the ideal breed type as outlined in the individual breed's breed standard.