Louis Bowman

The Judges

Frances Alcock
Lloyd Allewell
Sandra Anderson
Lisa Avery
Letitia Bett
Louis Bowman
Catherine Brey
B. Nolan Dale
Judy Doniere
Dr. Glenn Fancy
Jean Fancy
Malcolm C. Fellows
Robert A Fisher
Pat Gellerman
Carla Gerber
Honey A. Glendinning
Marylou Harris
Richard Hilderman
Mrs. Lesley Hiltz
Jacklyn E. Hungerland
Helen Lee James
J. Donald Jones
Dr. Edna K. Martin
Allan E. Pepper
Maida Puterman
Dr. Lee Anthony Reasin
Kresten Scheel
Jackie Sinkinson
Betty-Anne Stenmark
Lena Tamboer
George D. Taylor
Geraldine R. Taylor
Patricia J Taylor
Victoria Thomas
John D. White, Jr.

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The Judges Corner
Q. How long have you been judging?

A. 10 years

Q. How long have you been judging bloodhounds?

A. 10 years

Q. Have you ever owned or shown a bloodhound?

A. Yes

Q. Do you have a preference of color?

A. Yes, any good hound color.

Q. Do you have a preference of size?

A. No

Q. What attributes do you feel breeders have improved on over the years if any?

A.Heads are greatly improved. Gait very good.

Q. What attributes do you feel breeders have lost over the years if any?

A. Feet need to be addressed.

Q. Do you prefer to see a bloodhound shown on a loose lead or a tight lead?

A. Loose

Q. Do you prefer a slower or faster gait for judging the bloodhound?

A. No preference

Q. If you had equal quality bloodhounds in the ring, which attribute would be your decision maker for the win?

A. Movement

Q. Would you like to see anything in the bloodhound standard changed or clarified?

A. More emphasis on head type.

Q. Are there any common mistakes that bloodhound exhibitors make in the ring that you would like to see improved upon?

A. Avoid bumping into the hounds-they are good movers but the handling leaves a lot to be desired.

Q. Have you ever attended a Bloodhound judging seminar?

A. No

Q. If so, what was your opinion of the seminar? If not, would you like to attend one?

A. Yes, I simply care for this hound breed, due to its nobility and character.

Q. Do you have any additional comments?

A. I have judged the Nationals in Canada,and I thourghly enjoyed the animals and venue.

Q. What size slobber rag do you prefer exhibitors to carry with them in the ring?
    Wash cloth, dish towel or beach towel size?

A. Wash cloth

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