Judge Info - Patricia Allen
Showdog.com Judge Since Saturday, October 31, 2015
Retirement Announced 6/30/2017
Has a tendency to use dogs handled by certain handlers but isn't overt in it. Moderate level of breed bias. Has a tendency to like dogs the more often they're seen. Thinks dogs should be compared to how good they are vs the rest of their breed rather than overall quality vs all dogs.
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 Patricia Allen looks for.
|Top Neck and Back||High|
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. Patricia Allen 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 2022 Portuguese Water Dog Nationals||1/20/2022|
|December 2021 Australian Shepherd Nationals||12/23/2021|
|December 2021 Giant Schnauzer Nationals||12/15/2021|
|Jimbos Pad Tournament 5||11/11/2021||Rough Edges Bubba Jones|
|November 2021 Collie Nationals||11/7/2021|
|October 2021 Bearded Collie Nationals||10/20/2021|
|October 2021 Bull Terrier Nationals||10/9/2021|
|September 2021 Plott Nationals||9/10/2021|
|Ranch JAH Autumn Fayre 14||9/6/2021||RJ Magic Merlin|