Judge Info - Jem Eddy

Showdog.com Judge Since Sunday, June 5, 2005
Retirement Announced 10/31/2010

Shows a slight bias toward dogs over bitches. Not very political. 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 Jem Eddy looks for.

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

Rank Exhibitor
1 Kim Coleman
2 Clan Melby
3 George Anderson
4 Kelly LaFoy
5 Alejam Zapien
6 Kate Dalton
7 Rusty Walter
8 Ellen Schroeder
9 Annee Lino
10 Chrise Elleberee
11 Patrick Sayforth
12 Aarthom Rapier
13 Stephew Deering
14 All Mederos
15 George Cruce
16 Roby Hawks
17 Doug Mavroulis
18 John Urick
19 Geor Board
20 Mike Schneider
21 Logan Ray
22 Martha Woodson
23 Angela Fletcher
24 Kristen Schindewolf
25 Emma Moss

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
Vintage Show 10 2/1/2023 WolfeKirk Forceful Cottonwood
GaylanStudio5 All Breed 23-01-29 1/29/2023 Ceramics How The West Was Won
Seasar II All Breed 113 1/27/2023 Bryers Red Warning by Peregrin
January 2023 Curly-Coated Retriever Nationals 1/20/2023
GaylanStudio4 All Breed 22-10-08 10/8/2022 Nachthunde Disco
October 2022 Black Russian Terrier Nationals 10/6/2022
October 2022 Miniature Pinscher Nationals 10/2/2022
GaylanStudio1 All Breed 22-10-01 10/1/2022 Nachthunde Disco
July 2022 Beauceron Nationals 7/18/2022
Canmore7 All Breed 22-07-15 7/15/2022 WolfeKirk Arizona Spillway

Did you know?
The figure 8 exercise requires the team to heel in a figure 8 pattern either on or off leash. Generally two of the ring stewards will assist the judge with this exercise by acting as "posts", standing 8 feet apart, that the team walks around to form the loops of the figure 8.