Judge Info - Joesph Synder

Showdog.com Judge Since Monday, December 31, 2007
Retirement Announced 8/31/2008

Has a tendency to use dogs handled by certain handlers but isn't overt in it. 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 Joesph Synder looks for.

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

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.  Joesph Synder has been known to prefer the following handlers.

Rank Exhibitor
1 Peren Troy
2 Bill Meyer
3 Jamiel Leavens
4 Jennifer Oneil
5 Nany Painter
6 Justin Moyer
7 Pamelan Treadwell
8 Dert Priebe
9 Antonio Hutchinson
10 Greg Alexander
11 Nathia Barks
12 Julie Patton
13 Deborie Mejorado
14 Jony Bewely
15 Alles Vickers
16 Coby Rodriguez
17 Den Towler
18 Herb Bowe
19 Flozell Tucker
20 Caryn Brumit
21 Ster Stockyard
22 Riely Whalen
23 Matt Moore
24 June Dixon
25 Joandy Classen

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
Cane Corso Wonders 9 6/28/2020
Hounding the Pharaohs VIII 6/26/2020
Stonehill June 11th All Breed Show 6/11/2020 Seasar Rio Lobo
Rat Terrier TimeT III 6/8/2020
Indiana Specialty 9 6/7/2020
May 2020 English Toy Spaniel Nationals 5/24/2020
April 2020 Curly-Coated Retriever Nationals 4/20/2020
April 2020 Rhodesian Ridgeback Nationals 4/13/2020
March 2020 Black and Tan Coonhound Nationals 3/24/2020
Corgivaganza 34 3/23/2020


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.