Maida Puterman
Canada


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Maida Puterman
Dr. Lee Anthony Reasin
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Geraldine R. Taylor
Patricia J Taylor
Victoria Thomas
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Q How long have you been judging?

A. 6 years

Q. How long have you been judging bloodhounds?

A. 6 years

Q. Have you ever owned or shown a bloodhound?

A. Yes

Q.What important attributes of a bloodhound do you look for while judging this breed?

A. Type, substance, good temperament and movement

Q. Do you have a preference of color?

A. No

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.in my opinion we are seeing better quality

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

A. When I started judging I saw bad bites and not great temperaments, this has improved.

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. I prefer a gait where the dog is shown to his or her best advantage.

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

A. Type

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

A. To pay more attention to the animal they are showing so that it is shown to its best.

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. I am always interested in learning, of course it would depend on the area.

Q. Do you have any additional comments?

A. I would like to see a Bloodhound seminar in Canada. I live in the Toronto area and there are a lot of Judges in this area.

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. Dish towel


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