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
July 2022 Australian Kelpie Nationals 7/4/2022
Krieghund Spring Show 38 5/11/2022 Fluff Icerigger
GaylanStudio4 All Breed 22-05-09 5/9/2022 Canasta’s Out Of Season
May 2022 Belgian Sheepdog Nationals 5/3/2022
April 2022 Maltese Nationals 4/25/2022
April 2022 Newfoundland Nationals 4/18/2022
Clwyds Ides Of March All Breed Sh*w 3/15/2022 Nachthunde Track Record
March 12th ACS Extravaganza 3/12/2022
Toy Poodle Parade 305 2/10/2022
Siberian Husky 10 1/21/2022

Did you know?
The second obedience title is a CDX, or "Companion Dog Excellent", which is earned through competition in the Open obedience class.