Judge Info - Graeme Vance
Showdog.com Judge Since Sunday, June 5, 2005
Retirement Announced 6/30/2012
Doesn't like using the same breeds that win every other show for BIS. Has a tendency to use dogs handled by certain handlers but isn't overt in 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 Graeme Vance looks for.
|Top Neck and Back||Normal|
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. Graeme Vance has been known to prefer the following handlers.
|20||Marry Anne Bryant|
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|
|June 2020 Boston Terrier Nationals||6/4/2020|
|June 2020 Lagotto Romagnolo Nationals||6/3/2020|
|May 2020 Kooikerhondje Nationals||5/26/2020|
|April 2020 Samoyed Nationals||4/20/2020|
|Halcyon Goodbye 15||3/4/2020||KDH Lady Lou|
|Jester Dogs 177th All Breed Show||1/13/2020||KDH Southern Cross|
|December 2019 Norfolk Terrier Nationals||12/5/2019|
|Nov 20th Collie Show||11/20/2019|