Judge Info - Misty Scott

Showdog.com Judge Since Wednesday, June 30, 2010
Retirement Announced 7/31/2010

Not political at all. Relatively high level of breed bias. 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 Misty Scott looks for.

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

Rank Exhibitor
1 Kelly LaFoy
2 Kim Coleman
3 Clan Melby
4 Rusty Walter
5 Ellen Schroeder
6 George Anderson
7 Patrick Sayforth
8 Alejam Zapien
9 Kate Dalton
10 Doug Mavroulis
11 Annee Lino
12 Chrise Elleberee
13 Aarthom Rapier
14 Geor Board
15 Mike Schneider
16 Martha Woodson
17 Stephew Deering
18 All Mederos
19 George Cruce
20 Roby Hawks
21 Angela Fletcher
22 John Urick
23 Sam Tacker
24 Marry Anne Bryant
25 Logan Ray

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
Rashy 7/24/2021 Whirlaway Love Galanna
July 2021 Appenzeller Sennenhund Nationals 7/14/2021
R* Neos 2 7/11/2021
June 2021 N.S.D.T.R. Nationals 6/16/2021
English Setter 7 6/15/2021
June 2021 Tibetan Spaniel Nationals 6/13/2021
Racs All Breed 20 4/11/2021 Ranchstar Funny Girl
Corgivaganza 105 4/6/2021
March 2021 English Setter Nationals 3/19/2021
Racs All Breed 6 2/18/2021 Lanakila A Dot Burr


Did you know?
A conformation dog show is not a comparison of one dog to another but a comparison of each dog to a judge's mental image of the ideal breed type as outlined in the individual breed's breed standard.