Judge Info - Pat Baldwin

Showdog.com Judge Since Monday, June 6, 2005
Retirement Announced 9/30/2007

Shows a slight bias toward dogs over bitches. Not very political. Doesn't show a breed bias at all.


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 Pat Baldwin looks for.

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

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.  Pat Baldwin has been known to prefer the following handlers.

Rank Exhibitor
1 Keven Dowdle
2 Cliff Irwin
3 Erik Mitchell
4 Hen Kilburn
5 Bradie DiNapoli
6 Aly Dimaggio
7 Chuck Donaldson
8 Stephanie Scott
9 Terri Farnum
10 Listy Cousar
11 Huntert Dawe
12 Jene Moak
13 Kimberly Carson
14 Joandy Classen
15 Ben Marro
16 Maret Gentile
17 Rachero Fergus
18 Bre Strayhorn
19 Tod Brubaker
20 Deborie Mejorado
21 Julie Patton
22 Jos Harter
23 Ron Boening
24 Antonio Hutchinson
25 Parker Hart

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
B 19 4/13/2024
Jester Dogs 298th All Breed Show 4/9/2024 Tarot Wind of Change
April 2024 French Bulldog Nationals 4/8/2024
Kilhey 156 3/28/2024 Tarot Wind of Change
Fall Leaves 173 2/4/2024 Tarot Eye of the Storm
GaylanStudio3 All Breed 24-01-29 1/29/2024 Tarot Eye of the Storm
Nata All Breed 14 1/21/2024 Tarot Eye of the Storm
January 2024 Norfolk Terrier Nationals 1/5/2024
Saluki Festival 13 11/26/2023
November 2023 Finnish Spitz Nationals 11/23/2023

Did you know?
Additional points may be awarded to the Best of Winners, or a class dog that goes Best of Breed or Best of Opposite Sex, again depending on the number of dogs competing