Judge Info - Kevin Taylor
Showdog.com Judge Since Tuesday, June 30, 2009
Retirement Announced 10/31/2011
Has a tendency to use dogs handled by certain handlers but isn't overt in it. Low level of breed bias.
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 Kevin Taylor looks for.
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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. Kevin Taylor has been known to prefer the following handlers.
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|
|September 2020 Standard Schnauzer Nationals||9/17/2020|
|August 2020 Kerry Blue Terrier Nationals||8/5/2020|
|July 2020 Australian Shepherd Nationals||7/23/2020|
|Doberman Classic 1||5/24/2020|
|Clwyds Handler Free ACS Specialty 2||4/8/2020|
|Spanish Water Dog Show Off 13||3/26/2020|
|Ballroom Winter Show 15||2/28/2020||KDH Jackpot|
|Seasar All Breed 111||2/6/2020||KDH Red Bull|
|Jester Dogs 180th All Breed Show||1/30/2020||Whirlwinds Shades of Earth|