Judge Info - Rachel Barnette
Showdog.com Judge Since Saturday, August 31, 2013
Retirement Announced 3/31/2015
Shows a slight bias toward bitches over dogs. Actually prefers to see the owner of the dog handling it. 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 Rachel Barnette 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. Rachel Barnette 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|
|Jolly Show 15||5/6/2020||Bewitched of Albion|
|April 2020 Belgian Tervuren Nationals||4/8/2020|
|March 2020 G.S.P. Nationals||3/27/2020|
|March 2020 Rhodesian Ridgeback Nationals||3/13/2020|
|Halcyon Goodbye 20||3/10/2020||OP A Match Made In Heaven|
|GaylanStudio3 2020-02-20 All Breed Show||2/20/2020||Pendragons Valeriana|
|February 2020 Golden Retriever Nationals||2/17/2020|
|February 2020 American Water Spaniel Nationals||2/4/2020|
|December 2019 Dandie Dinmont Terrier Nationals||12/6/2019|