Judge Info - Jolene Ramsey

Showdog.com Judge Since Wednesday, August 31, 2011
Retirement Announced 9/30/2017

Has a tendency to use dogs handled by certain handlers but isn't overt in it. Low level of breed bias.

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 Jolene Ramsey looks for.

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

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.  Jolene Ramsey has been known to prefer the following handlers.

Rank Exhibitor
1 David Scott
2 Reberol Pattison
3 Joey Allen
4 Sylvia Tejeda
5 Marry Anne Bryant
6 Sam Tacker
7 Angela Fletcher
8 Bruce Creel
9 Martha Woodson
10 Shael Parramore
11 Mike Schneider
12 Geor Board
13 Jana Mezies
14 Chri Faison
15 Roxanne Leatherwood
16 Joe Kensing
17 Mandy Parcus
18 Doug Mavroulis
19 Billip Soltero
20 Pamarba Lhoam
21 Patrick Sayforth
22 Nicole Hunger
23 Giulice Lipton
24 Ellen Schroeder
25 Rusty Walter

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
Beltane Celebration 100 11/10/2019 BarStar IWoreYourWeddingDress
November Aussie Bash 11/7/2019
November 2019 Briard Nationals 11/6/2019
KDH All Breed 108 10/25/2019 Picardy Owen
October 2019 Argentine Dogo Nationals 10/19/2019
October 2019 English Cocker Spaniel Nationals 10/5/2019
September 2019 Silky Terrier Nationals 9/19/2019
Keeshond Show 15 9/8/2019
August 2019 Harrier Nationals 8/24/2019
Do it for the Brits 125 8/20/2019


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.