Judge Info - Jess Ratliff
Showdog.com Judge Since Saturday, March 31, 2012
Retirement Announced 8/31/2012
Very political judge, likes to see certain handlers on dogs. 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 Jess Ratliff looks for.
|Top Neck and Back||High|
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. Jess Ratliff 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|
|TNT 196th All Breed Show||11/29/2020||Sarah*s Off Limits|
|Slipp`s Setter Specialty 3||9/28/2020|
|La Vita Dolce Specialty 15||9/26/2020|
|IS IT FALL YET? Cavalier Specialty 5||9/16/2020|
|September 2020 South African Boerboel Nationals||9/3/2020|
|August 2020 Chesapeake Bay Retriever Nationals||8/4/2020|
|June 2020 Clumber Spaniel Nationals||6/22/2020|
|June is for Shelties 3||6/5/2020|
|May 2020 Bergamasco Nationals||5/8/2020|
|May 2020 Welsh Springer Spaniel Nationals||5/5/2020|