Judge Info - Blanca Taylor

Showdog.com Judge Since Saturday, November 30, 2013
Retirement Announced 4/30/2015

Has a tendency to use dogs handled by certain handlers but isn't overt in it. Relatively high 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 Blanca Taylor looks for.

Trait Importance
Head Normal
Forequarter High
Hindquarter Very High
Gait High
Top Neck and Back Low
Coat Low
Size/Height Very High
Feet 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.  Blanca Taylor has been known to prefer the following handlers.

Rank Exhibitor
1 Giulice Lipton
2 Nicole Hunger
3 Janis Coakley
4 Pamarba Lhoam
5 Billip Soltero
6 Mandy Parcus
7 Chrica Donnellan
8 Joe Kensing
9 Roxanne Leatherwood
10 Chri Faison
11 Jana Mezies
12 Mick Sherrer
13 Claire McAllister
14 Shael Parramore
15 Scott Ramsey
16 Sana Rasnick
17 Bruce Creel
18 Caraces Rowen
19 Yvette Glover
20 Thom Kogut
21 Sylvia Tejeda
22 Joey Allen
23 Evan Kown
24 Nata Deming
25 David Scott

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
November 2021 German Shepherd Dog Nationals 11/15/2021
Southern Cross All Breeds 36 10/27/2021 HH Never Been To Dublin
October 2021 English Springer Spaniel Nationals 10/18/2021
Sealyham Specialty I 10/1/2021
Irish Blue 35 9/1/2021
KDH All Breed 317 8/24/2021 Murchadh den Chrann Darach
Canmore2 21-08-22 All Breed 8/22/2021 Lasairfhina den Chrann Darach
July 2021 Redbone Coonhound Nationals 7/9/2021
July 2021 Australian Cattle Dog Nationals 7/7/2021
June 2021 Basenji Nationals 6/12/2021


The Kennel Club (UK) system, which is also used by the Australian National Kennel Council[1] and in other countries, is considered the most difficult to earn a title under.