Look beyond the television image of a focused man or woman awarding ribbons and learn what it's really like to judge dogs! Chris Walkowicz, a successful exhibitor and one of the top AKC judges, explains with humor and warmth how she, and others as committed as she is, learn their craft. Find out how judges get started, build their skills, and acquire their judging credentials. And learn about all the other things a judge must master including travel hassles, finances, and record keeping.While writing in a light-hearted vein, Chris answers important questions. What do judges want from exhibitors? What do exhibitors want from judges? Learn from the author how to make the dog showing experience more successful for all.If a dog has a breed standard disqualification and ita#39;s obvious (color, bite, etc.) ... Most dogs are well-trained and accepting of an examination. People ... If I cana#39;t tell whether ita#39;s a Siberian Husky or an Alaskan Malamute, I withhold in the classes.
|Title||:||Dog Show Judging|
|Publisher||:||Dogwise Publishing - 2009-09-01|