Judge Info - Betty Price

Showdog.com Judge Since Friday, April 30, 2010
Retirement Announced 4/30/2012

Not very political. Low level of breed bias. Has a tendency to like dogs the more often they're seen.

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 Betty Price looks for.

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

Rank Exhibitor
1 Chry Krell
2 Judy Clarkson
3 Kath Hazlett
4 Adrian Campbell
5 Kristen Gowin
6 Aarry Schmit
7 Carolyn Beerer
8 Chric Hoover
9 Bart Alderette
10 Bob Golub
11 Mark Jetter
12 Veronica Sheidt
13 Valera Ortiz
14 Hun Sargeant
15 Dianne Carter
16 Abby Stewart
17 Brian Coke
18 Nata Deming
19 Evan Kown
20 Kelly Glenn
21 Elaine Stinson
22 Thom Kogut
23 Janis Lopez
24 Yvette Glover
25 Caraces Rowen

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
Golden 141 11/10/2019
Seasar All Breed 93 11/7/2019 Dondaig Barcelona
Whippets in November 2 11/2/2019
November 2019 English Foxhound Nationals 11/1/2019
Kiroja Mini Masters 15 10/7/2019
KDH All Breed 73 8/13/2019 KDH Frosty Paws
August 2019 Canaan Dog Nationals 8/12/2019
August 2019 Spinone Italiano Nationals 8/8/2019
Spirit By Beyoncé For Standard Poodles 7/19/2019
Lisboa 129 7/10/2019


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.