Judge Info - Forest Gillespie
Showdog.com Judge Since Friday, November 30, 2007
Retirement Announced 1/31/2008
Actually prefers to see the owner of the dog handling it. Moderate level of breed bias.
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 Forest Gillespie looks for.
|Top Neck and Back||Low|
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. Forest Gillespie has been known to prefer the following handlers.
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 2022 South African Boerboel Nationals||12/3/2022|
|Seasar II All Breed 83||11/24/2022||Lanakila September Morn|
|Seasar IV All Breed 24||11/19/2022||Wyredogs Byline|
|November 2022 Welsh Springer Spaniel Nationals||11/5/2022|
|Top Up Newfoundland Show 2||9/27/2022|
|September 2022 Bearded Collie Nationals||9/20/2022|
|Card all breed 4||9/18/2022||Lanakila Run This Town|
|Canmore3 All Breed 22-09-01||8/18/2022||Wyredogs Bea|
|August 2022 Basset Hound Nationals||8/12/2022|
|Go Mudi 1||8/8/2022|