Judge Info - Sandra Conway

Showdog.com Judge Since Friday, November 30, 2012
Retirement Announced 3/31/2014

Has a tendency to use dogs handled by certain handlers but isn't overt in it. Low level of breed bias.

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 Sandra Conway looks for.

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

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

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
Golden 229 6/1/2020
Stuck at Home 1 5/27/2020
March 2020 Irish Setter Nationals 3/14/2020
March 2020 Irish Water Spaniel Nationals 3/11/2020
March 2020 Collie Nationals 3/7/2020
February 2020 Akita Nationals 2/26/2020
Regional Specialty 26 2/7/2020
February 2020 Chesapeake Bay Retriever Nationals 2/4/2020
Regional Specialty 23 2/1/2020
Shelties On Parade 1/23/2020


Did you know?
Since its centenary year in 1991, Crufts has officially been recognised as the world's largest and most prestigious dog show by the Guinness Book of Records, with a total of 22,973 dogs being exhibited that year.