Judge Info - Refugio Andrews

Showdog.com Judge Since Saturday, March 31, 2018
Retirement Announced 6/30/2018

Actually prefers to see the owner of the dog handling it. Moderate 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 Refugio Andrews looks for.

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

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.  Refugio Andrews has been known to prefer the following handlers.

Rank Exhibitor
1 Marisa Feagin
2 Duane Rawley
3 Stew Kellermen
4 Emma Moss
5 Kristen Schindewolf
6 Terry Galloway
7 Rogane Tuller
8 Logan Ray
9 Robert Pouk
10 Aimeene Good
11 John Urick
12 Roby Hawks
13 George Cruce
14 Marc Buchhelt
15 Kennis Greiner
16 All Mederos
17 Stephew Deering
18 Ster Coaxum
19 Jean Infante
20 Aarthom Rapier
21 Chrise Elleberee
22 Annee Lino
23 Debbie Merrill
24 Bob Coke
25 Willie Cundiff

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
Stl all breed 2/3/2023 Race Point Smokey
January 2023 Chesapeake Bay Retriever Nationals 1/4/2023
GaylanStudio1 All Breed 22-12-14 12/14/2022 Czarina Devil’s Advocate
August 2022 Pointer Nationals 8/17/2022
To The Tip Top 1 7/10/2022
Block Party 9 5/8/2022 Czarina Fire And Brimstone
March 2022 W.H.W.T. Nationals 3/21/2022
March 2022 German Spitz Nationals 3/14/2022
February 2022 Miniature Bull Terrier Nationals 2/11/2022
January 2022 Caucasian Mountain Dog Nationals 1/9/2022


Did you know?
In multi-breed and all-breed shows, the winners of all breeds within the kennel club's breed Groups then compete for Group placements.