Judge Info - Gloria Driscoll

Showdog.com Judge Since Saturday, October 31, 2015
Retirement Announced 5/31/2017

Not very political. Moderate level of breed bias. Thinks a dog needs to earn its championship before it should even be considered for best of breed.


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 Gloria Driscoll looks for.

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

Rank Exhibitor
1 Rogane Tuller
2 Terry Galloway
3 Stew Kellermen
4 Duane Rawley
5 Robert Pouk
6 Marisa Feagin
7 Aimeene Good
8 Marc Buchhelt
9 Kennis Greiner
10 Ster Coaxum
11 Jean Infante
12 Debbie Merrill
13 Bob Coke
14 Emma Moss
15 Kristen Schindewolf
16 Willie Cundiff
17 Jeff Wehlan
18 Logan Ray
19 Dan Adams
20 Norma Young
21 John Urick
22 Roby Hawks
23 George Cruce
24 All Mederos
25 Stephew Deering

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
Clumber Spaniel G1 Only Specialty 3 6/28/2022
June 2022 Mudi Nationals 6/25/2022
Sziget Festival 13 6/2/2022 Andy*s Step Up To The Podium
Canmore5 All Breed 22-05-28 5/28/2022 Czarina The Ravening Burn
GaylanStudio7 All Breed 22-05-17 5/17/2022 Kilhey Coeur Kiniun
New Dawn Kerry Show 7 3/4/2022
February 2022 Saint Bernard Nationals 2/26/2022
February 2022 Miniature Poodle Nationals 2/10/2022
GaylanStudio2 All Breed 22-01-24 1/24/2022 Kilhey Candy Zadie
When Irish Eyes Are Smiling 185 1/5/2022 RJ He Likes Xmas Candy

Did you know?
Since its centenary year in 1991, Crufts has officially been recognised as the world's largest and most prestigious dog show by the Guinness Book of Records, with a total of 22,973 dogs being exhibited that year.