Judge Info - Scott Person

Showdog.com Judge Since Monday, March 31, 2014
Retirement Announced 11/30/2015

Has a tendency to use dogs handled by certain handlers but isn't overt in it. Relatively high level of breed bias. Has a tendency to like dogs the more often they're seen.


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 Scott Person looks for.

Trait Importance
Head Low
Forequarter Normal
Hindquarter High
Gait High
Top Neck and Back Very Low
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.  Scott Person has been known to prefer the following handlers.

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

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
Make An Entrance 2 7/15/2024
VI Top Of The Muffin To You No. 26 7/6/2024
June 2024 English Springer Spaniel Nationals 6/18/2024
South Florida 204 5/30/2024
May 2024 Kerry Blue Terrier Nationals 5/5/2024
GaylanStudio8 All-Breed 24-04-24 4/24/2024 Aran Wildfire
EM 4 4/5/2024
B 11 4/5/2024
Show Your Goldens7 2/18/2024
Card all breed 57 1/10/2024 TN, Time Turner

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.