Judge Info - Terry Simmons
Showdog.com Judge Since Thursday, June 30, 2011
Retirement Announced 3/31/2012
Shows a slight bias toward bitches over dogs. Not very political. Moderate level of breed bias. Thinks a dog needs to earn its championship before it should even be considered for best of breed.
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 Terry Simmons looks for.
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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. Terry Simmons 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|
|June 18th Cavalier Specialty||6/18/2020|
|Australis All Breed 23||6/7/2020||ESAN Korona|
|Sweetbrier Spring Show 24||5/23/2020||BarStar The Wedding Planner|
|March 2020 Puli Nationals||3/19/2020|
|Walk in the Fen 9||3/13/2020||*Legendary Bedlam|
|February 2020 Pharaoh Hound Nationals||2/22/2020|
|Halcyon Goodbye 7||2/21/2020||Fingerprint Show Me the Steps|
|KDH All Breed 151||2/18/2020||VB Mysterious Black Angel|
|Regional Specialty 15||1/17/2020|