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
ST June 13th 6/13/2021
Annapolis All Breed 4 5/28/2021 Moon Acres Fritz
May 2021 Azawakh Nationals 5/1/2021
Seasar All Breed 208 4/24/2021 BarStar Losing My Mind
Springtime Sammies 17 4/5/2021
Residential Dachshund 9 12/24/2020
December 2020 Airedale Terrier Nationals 12/3/2020
K9 Kapers 40 12/1/2020 C9K9 Monster Hunter
November 2020 Flat-Coated Retriever Nationals 11/25/2020
When Irish Eyes Are Smiling 19 11/22/2020 ISR Last Tango In Paris


Did you know?
Since its centenary year in 1991, Crufts has officially been recognised as the world's largest and most prestigious dog show by the Guinness Book of Records, with a total of 22,973 dogs being exhibited that year.