Judge Info - Lynn Jackson

Showdog.com Judge Since Wednesday, June 11, 2003
Retirement Announced 11/30/2007

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 Lynn Jackson looks for.

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

Rank Exhibitor
1 Rogane Tuller
2 Terry Galloway
3 Stew Kellermen
4 Robert Pouk
5 Duane Rawley
6 Aimeene Good
7 Marisa Feagin
8 Marc Buchhelt
9 Kennis Greiner
10 Ster Coaxum
11 Jean Infante
12 Debbie Merrill
13 Bob Coke
14 Willie Cundiff
15 Jeff Wehlan
16 Emma Moss
17 Kristen Schindewolf
18 Dan Adams
19 Logan Ray
20 Norma Young
21 John Urick
22 Katy Murrell
23 Beah McEwen
24 John Rome
25 Roby Hawks

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
October 2021 Miniature Schnauzer Nationals 10/17/2021
Canmore3 21-10-15 All Breed 10/15/2021 Phantasm`s Sazerac
Willow Brooks Ranch Afghans Showdown I 10/12/2021
When Irish Eyes Are Smiling 126 10/11/2021 KDH Sassy Silver
October 2021 Sealyham Terrier Nationals 10/7/2021
September 2021 Norwegian Buhund Nationals 9/23/2021
August 2021 Field Spaniel Nationals 8/16/2021
July 2021 Estrela Mountain Dog Nationals 7/14/2021
July 2021 Labrador Retriever Nationals 7/13/2021
June Championship Series-18th 6/18/2021 Marquetry Southern Secret


Did you know?
In the American Kennel Club, a dog needs 15 points to become a Champion, with each win gaining anywhere from zero to five points depending on the number of dogs competing and the area where the show is held.