Judge Info - Frank Gonzalez
Showdog.com Judge Since Saturday, February 7, 2009
Retirement Announced 2/29/2012
Shows a slight bias toward dogs over bitches. Doesn't like using the same breeds that win every other show for BIS. Actually prefers to see the owner of the dog handling it. Low 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 Frank Gonzalez looks for.
|Top Neck and Back||High|
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. Frank Gonzalez 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|
|January 2022 N.S.D.T.R. Nationals||1/16/2022|
|January 2022 S.B.T. Nationals||1/7/2022|
|January 2022 Saluki Nationals||1/1/2022|
|December 2021 Dogue de Bordeaux Nationals||12/26/2021|
|December 2021 Akita Nationals||12/26/2021|
|December 2021 Vizsla Nationals||12/14/2021|
|December 2021 Irish Setter Nationals||12/14/2021|
|October 2021 Scottish Deerhound Nationals||10/16/2021|