Judge Info - JT Howden
Showdog.com Judge Since Tuesday, June 3, 2003
Retirement Announced 10/31/2007
Shows a slight bias toward dogs over bitches. Actually prefers to see the owner of the dog handling it. Doesn't show a breed bias at all.
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 JT Howden looks for.
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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. JT Howden 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|
|February 2020 Pekingese Nationals||2/22/2020|
|February 2020 Keeshond Nationals||2/17/2020|
|December 2019 Tibetan Mastiff Nationals||12/9/2019|
|SWD September 2019 Party||9/5/2019|