Judge Info - Judy Weaver

Showdog.com Judge Since Saturday, December 31, 2016
Retirement Announced 2/28/2017

Doesn't like using the same breeds that win every other show for BIS. Actually prefers to see the owner of the dog handling it. Doesn't show a breed bias at all.

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 Judy Weaver looks for.

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

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.  Judy Weaver has been known to prefer the following handlers.

Rank Exhibitor
1 Jay McHaney
2 Jessa McKinnley
3 John Rome
4 Beah McEwen
5 Katy Murrell
6 Edna Dixon
7 Norma Young
8 Dan Adams
9 June Dixon
10 Matt Moore
11 Jeff Wehlan
12 Willie Cundiff
13 Riely Whalen
14 Bob Coke
15 Ster Stockyard
16 Debbie Merrill
17 Caryn Brumit
18 Flozell Tucker
19 Herb Bowe
20 Jean Infante
21 Den Towler
22 Coby Rodriguez
23 Alles Vickers
24 Ster Coaxum
25 Jony Bewely

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
January 2022 Affenpinscher Nationals 1/13/2022
When Irish Eyes Are Smiling 181 1/3/2022 Seasar Landslide
Ibizan Hound 1 12/26/2021
English Setter 8 12/25/2021
December 2021 Manchester Terrier Nationals 12/7/2021
November 2021 W.H.W.T. Nationals 11/21/2021
Jimbos Pad Tournament 8 11/15/2021 TLC Moonfire Magic
October 2021 Glen of Imaal Terrier Nationals 10/10/2021
September 2021 Toy Poodle Nationals 9/9/2021
Ranch JAH Autumn Fayre 2 9/2/2021 Baileys Sweetest Smile


Did you know?
In multi-breed and all-breed shows, the winners of all breeds within the kennel club's breed Groups then compete for Group placements.