Judge Info - Timothy Rodriguez

Showdog.com Judge Since Friday, December 23, 2016
Retirement Announced 8/31/2017

Not very political. Moderate 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 Timothy Rodriguez looks for.

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

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.  Timothy Rodriguez has been known to prefer the following handlers.

Rank Exhibitor
1 Thom Kogut
2 Yvette Glover
3 Caraces Rowen
4 Sana Rasnick
5 Scott Ramsey
6 Evan Kown
7 Nata Deming
8 Abby Stewart
9 Claire McAllister
10 Mick Sherrer
11 Dianne Carter
12 Chrica Donnellan
13 Janis Coakley
14 Giulice Lipton
15 Bob Golub
16 Nicole Hunger
17 Chric Hoover
18 Pamarba Lhoam
19 Kristen Gowin
20 Billip Soltero
21 Adrian Campbell
22 Mandy Parcus
23 Joe Kensing
24 Roxanne Leatherwood
25 Chry Krell

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 CKCS Specialty 6/18/2021
Bradfords All Breed 4 5/21/2021 Czarina Nikola Orsinov
Swiper No Swiping 5/7/2021 Granny Coon Members Only
May 2021 Komondor Nationals 5/6/2021
April 2021 Weimaraner Nationals 4/20/2021
Astral Projections 4/14/2021 RaVin White Walker
Canine Ceilidh 170 3/15/2021 RaVin Golden G
March 2021 Airedale Terrier Nationals 3/3/2021
February 2021 Doberman Pinscher Nationals 2/13/2021
Canine Ceilidh 167 2/6/2021 Beercan Moonshine Whisky


Did you know?
The figure 8 exercise requires the team to heel in a figure 8 pattern either on or off leash. Generally two of the ring stewards will assist the judge with this exercise by acting as "posts", standing 8 feet apart, that the team walks around to form the loops of the figure 8.