Judge Info - Hugo Cazares

Showdog.com Judge Since Thursday, January 31, 2008
Retirement Announced 6/30/2008

Not very political. Low 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 Hugo Cazares looks for.

Trait Importance
Head Very High
Forequarter Low
Hindquarter High
Gait Normal
Top Neck and Back Low
Coat Normal
Size/Height Low
Feet Very Low

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.  Hugo Cazares has been known to prefer the following handlers.

Rank Exhibitor
1 Jana Mezies
2 Chri Faison
3 Roxanne Leatherwood
4 Joe Kensing
5 Mandy Parcus
6 Shael Parramore
7 Billip Soltero
8 Bruce Creel
9 Pamarba Lhoam
10 Nicole Hunger
11 Giulice Lipton
12 Sylvia Tejeda
13 Joey Allen
14 Janis Coakley
15 David Scott
16 Reberol Pattison
17 Chrica Donnellan
18 Marry Anne Bryant
19 Mick Sherrer
20 Claire McAllister
21 Sam Tacker
22 Angela Fletcher
23 Scott Ramsey
24 Sana Rasnick
25 Martha Woodson

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
Southern Indiana Collie Specialty 6.13 6/13/2020
LoupGarou GP Pandemic Specialty 1 4/10/2020
April 2020 Norwich Terrier Nationals 4/10/2020
SomeoneKeepsCalnMyName Retirement Show 2/28/2020
Ballroom Winter Show 11 2/12/2020 Rivere So Far So Good
Irish Wolfhound January 11th 1/11/2020
See You Back at the Ranch 6 1/4/2020 Rivere Late Night Hour
December 2019 Italian Greyhound Nationals 12/14/2019
KDH All Breed 126 12/13/2019 DenKees Border Princess
December 2019 Miniature Poodle Nationals 12/10/2019


Did you know?
The sit for exam is a modified version of the Stand for Exam. It is generally used in novice level classes and requires the handler to order the dog to sit and then to move away from the dog the length of the leash. The judge will then approach the dog and pet the dog's head.