Judge Info - Jules Fox

Showdog.com Judge Since Wednesday, October 31, 2007
Retirement Announced 3/31/2009

Shows a slight bias toward dogs over bitches. Not very political. Low 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.

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 Jules Fox looks for.

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

Rank Exhibitor
1 Patrick Sayforth
2 Doug Mavroulis
3 Ellen Schroeder
4 Rusty Walter
5 Kelly LaFoy
6 Geor Board
7 Mike Schneider
8 Martha Woodson
9 Angela Fletcher
10 Sam Tacker
11 Marry Anne Bryant
12 Kim Coleman
13 Clan Melby
14 Reberol Pattison
15 David Scott
16 George Anderson
17 Joey Allen
18 Sylvia Tejeda
19 Alejam Zapien
20 Kate Dalton
21 Bruce Creel
22 Annee Lino
23 Shael Parramore
24 Chrise Elleberee
25 Aarthom Rapier

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
TBTs Spectacular 23 2/14/2024 WP Mr Bob Burger
December 2023 French Bulldog Nationals 12/8/2023
Comet Presents All Breed Bonanza 82 11/12/2023 WP Honor Code ll
September 2023 Portuguese Podengo Nationals 9/24/2023
September 2023 Giant Schnauzer Nationals 9/15/2023
GSP Show 8/2 8/2/2023
July 2023 Spanish Water Dog Nationals 7/27/2023
South Florida 70 6/21/2023
Indiana 31 6/14/2023
Cockerpalooza 6/11/2023


Did you know?
A specialty show is a dog show which reviews a single breed, unlike other dog shows, particularly conformation shows, which are generally referred to as "all-breed" because they are open to all breeds recognized by the sponsoring kennel club.