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.

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 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
Toy Poodle Parade 298 9/17/2021
GaylanStudio9 21-09-13 All Breed 9/13/2021 ECC Theodore The Terria
Cairn Classic 11 9/11/2021
GaylanStudio1 21-09-10 All Breed 9/10/2021 RJ Tiddle Tiddle Tum Tum
GaylanStudio9 21-08-28 All Breed 8/28/2021 Kilhey Cosy Nosey Parker
AG QARAT Afghans VIII 8/17/2021
August 2021 Basenji Nationals 8/12/2021
August 2021 Dandie Dinmont Terrier Nationals 8/6/2021
August Party 8/1/2021
June 2021 Golden Retriever Nationals 6/17/2021


Did you know?
Judges are generally certified to judge one or several breeds, usually in the same group, but a few "all-breed" judges have the training and experience to judge large numbers of breeds.