Judge Info - Lewis Andersen
Showdog.com Judge Since Monday, September 30, 2013
Retirement Announced 7/31/2014
Doesn't like using the same breeds that win every other show for BIS. Has a tendency to use dogs handled by certain handlers but isn't overt in it. Moderate level of breed bias.
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 Lewis Andersen looks for.
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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. Lewis Andersen 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|
|January 2023 Chinese Crested Dog Nationals||1/25/2023|
|December 2022 German Shepherd Dog Nationals||12/15/2022|
|Canmore1 All Breed 22-11-25||11/25/2022||LC Surprise Move|
|October 2022 German Wirehaired Pointer Nationals||10/21/2022|
|Racs All Breed 51||10/7/2022||Aran Long Weekend|
|Borzoi 10/6 Specialty||10/6/2022|
|Borzoi 10/1 Specialty||10/1/2022|
|Kirkstall All Breed 22-09-01||9/1/2022||Arrosa Nevio|
|When Irish Eyes Are Smiling 299||7/28/2022||Arrosa Elinor|
|Riding Low 2||7/16/2022|