Judge Info - Mendy Menzie

Showdog.com Judge Since Saturday, June 7, 2003
Retirement Announced 8/31/2007

Has a tendency to use dogs handled by certain handlers but isn't overt in it. Doesn't show a breed bias at all. 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 Mendy Menzie looks for.

Trait Importance
Head Low
Forequarter Low
Hindquarter Low
Gait Normal
Top Neck and Back Normal
Coat Low
Size/Height Normal
Feet Very Low

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.  Mendy Menzie has been known to prefer the following handlers.

Rank Exhibitor
1 Lucinda Hunter
2 Bremy Scheffer
3 Terrance Stuttsman
4 Janis Lopez
5 Elaine Stinson
6 Kelly Glenn
7 Brian Coke
8 Hun Sargeant
9 Valera Ortiz
10 Veronica Sheidt
11 Mark Jetter
12 Bart Alderette
13 Carolyn Beerer
14 Aarry Schmit
15 Kath Hazlett
16 Judy Clarkson
17 Chry Krell
18 Adrian Campbell
19 Kristen Gowin
20 Chric Hoover
21 Bob Golub
22 Dianne Carter
23 Abby Stewart
24 Nata Deming
25 Evan Kown

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
July 2020 Mudi Nationals 7/25/2020
Goosecreek 4 7/25/2020 Lisra Top of the Line
Hounding the Pharaohs XXII 7/23/2020
SWD June 2020 Party 6/5/2020
May 2020 American Foxhound Nationals 5/23/2020
April 2020 Giant Schnauzer Nationals 4/15/2020
April 2020 Miniature Bull Terrier Nationals 4/11/2020
April 2020 Cane Corso Nationals 4/2/2020
February 2020 Chow Chow Nationals 2/10/2020
Barn Dance 6 1/27/2020 Senkrah Dark into Night


Did you know?
An obedience trial is a dog sport in which a dog must perfectly execute a predefined set of tasks when directed to do so by his handler