Judge Info - Doris Turner

Showdog.com Judge Since Wednesday, April 30, 2014
Retirement Announced 9/30/2014

Actually prefers to see the owner of the dog handling it. 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 Doris Turner looks for.

Trait Importance
Head Very High
Forequarter Normal
Hindquarter High
Gait Very Low
Top Neck and Back Very Low
Coat Low
Size/Height Low
Feet Normal

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.  Doris Turner has been known to prefer the following handlers.

Rank Exhibitor
1 Art Toles
2 Ros Richart
3 Eric Pennington
4 Emily Nguyen
5 Holly Pollok
6 Joey Finch
7 Parker Hart
8 Ron Boening
9 Jos Harter
10 Tod Brubaker
11 Bre Strayhorn
12 Rachero Fergus
13 Maret Gentile
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
Caulfeilds Feb 24 All Breed Show 2/24/2020 RAs chess queen
Greyhound Gambit 2 2/22/2020
February 2020 Bloodhound Nationals 2/2/2020
January 2020 Irish Water Spaniel Nationals 1/11/2020
Rivacre Winter Show 12/20/2019 Kilhey Chess Spicata
All Saints 6 12/18/2019
GaylanStudio 2019-12-01 All Breed Show 12/1/2019 Kilhey Chess Spicata
Keeshonds Down Under 86 11/29/2019
Legends of Logres 10 11/19/2019 Kilhey Chess Spicata
Corgi Specialty 10 10/16/2019


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.