Judge Info - Maura Ryan
Showdog.com Judge Since Friday, December 23, 2016
Retirement Announced 6/30/2018
Not very political. Low 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 Maura Ryan looks for.
|Top Neck and Back||Very 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. Maura Ryan 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 2020 Manchester Terrier Nationals||1/7/2020|
|Regional Specialty 10||12/30/2019|
|Clwyds Bring Your Best ACS Specialty Show||12/11/2019|
|Whippets in November 22||11/22/2019|
|November 2019 Polish Lowland Sheepdog Nationals||11/2/2019|
|RKs True Love||9/25/2019||Kilhey Completely Dynamic|
|TNT 149th All Breed Show||8/27/2019||Kilhey Christian Louboutin|
|Whippet August 2||8/22/2019|