Judge Info - Jonathan Jackson
Showdog.com Judge Since Sunday, September 30, 2018
Retirement Announced 10/31/2018
Shows a slight bias toward bitches over dogs. Has a tendency to use dogs handled by certain handlers but isn't overt in it. Moderate level of breed bias. Has a tendency to like dogs the more often they're seen. Thinks a dog needs to earn its championship before it should even be considered for best of breed.
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 Jonathan Jackson looks for.
|Top Neck and Back||Low|
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. Jonathan Jackson 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 Belgian Malinois Nationals||2/18/2020|
|Misty River All Breed||2/8/2020||KDH Lady Lou|
|January 2020 Briard Nationals||1/6/2020|
|January 2020 Shetland Sheepdog Nationals||1/4/2020|
|BC Day After Special||12/26/2019|
|Christmas Day Dogo Show||12/25/2019|
|November 2019 Pomeranian Nationals||11/18/2019|
|October 2019 C.K.C.S. Nationals||10/23/2019|
|Down Under All Breed 4||9/23/2019||KDH Ice Flower|