Judge Info - Amanda Mclean
Showdog.com Judge Since Monday, January 31, 2011
Retirement Announced 6/30/2015
Shows a slight bias toward dogs over bitches. Has a tendency to use dogs handled by certain handlers but isn't overt in it. Moderate level of breed bias. Thinks dogs should be compared to how good they are vs the rest of their breed rather than overall quality vs all dogs.
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 Amanda Mclean looks for.
|Top Neck and Back||Normal|
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. Amanda Mclean has been known to prefer the following handlers.
|10||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|
|GaylanStudio1 2020-07-06 All Breed Show||7/6/2020||Gower Zippy Jazz H Dominik|
|June 2020 Swedish Vallhund Nationals||6/25/2020|
|May 2020 Bichon Frise Nationals||5/24/2020|
|April 2020 Shetland Sheepdog Nationals||4/4/2020|
|April Laeken Bash||4/2/2020|
|Sheltie Showdown 2||3/28/2020|
|March 2020 Australian Shepherd Nationals||3/23/2020|
|Minibull Trophy Winner XXIII||2/27/2020|
|See You Back at the Ranch 12||2/25/2020||BarStar Halcyon State of Mind|
|Norwegian Elkhounds Down Under 36||1/20/2020|