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
Down Under All Breed 34 12/1/2021 WINK Chaosville
October 2021 Anatolian Shepherd Nationals 10/18/2021
WILLOW BROOKS RANCH BORZOI SHOWDOWN I 10/12/2021
When Irish Eyes Are Smiling 127 10/11/2021 Seasar Nero
September 2021 Shih Tzu Nationals 9/13/2021
Corgo 267 9/12/2021
The Lemon Claws Its A Decider 6 9/4/2021 TLC Alt Det Som Ingen Ser
August 2021 Weimaraner Nationals 8/20/2021
Toy Poodle Parade 281 8/8/2021
July 2021 Spinone Italiano Nationals 7/8/2021


Did you know?
The first obedience title is a CD, or "Companion Dog", which is earned through competition in the Novice obedience class.