Judge Info - Paul Caraway

Showdog.com Judge Since Thursday, June 5, 2003
Retirement Announced 1/31/2009

Has a tendency to use dogs handled by certain handlers but isn't overt in it. Moderate level of breed bias.

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 Paul Caraway looks for.

Trait Importance
Head Low
Forequarter Normal
Hindquarter Low
Gait Normal
Top Neck and Back High
Coat High
Size/Height Low
Feet 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.  Paul Caraway has been known to prefer the following handlers.

Rank Exhibitor
1 Joandy Classen
2 Kimberly Carson
3 Jene Moak
4 Stephanie Scott
5 Chuck Donaldson
6 Aly Dimaggio
7 Deborie Mejorado
8 Julie Patton
9 Antonio Hutchinson
10 Dert Priebe
11 Pamelan Treadwell
12 Justin Moyer
13 Keven Dowdle
14 Cliff Irwin
15 Erik Mitchell
16 Hen Kilburn
17 Bradie DiNapoli
18 Terri Farnum
19 Listy Cousar
20 Huntert Dawe
21 Peren Troy
22 Bill Meyer
23 Jamiel Leavens
24 Jennifer Oneil
25 Ben Marro

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
Show Your Staffords1 9/25/2020
Caulfeilds Sept 22 All Breed Show 9/22/2020 Enchante Mountain To Climb
Up Up and Away Away 8/3/2020 Canasta’s Light In The Dark
Corgo 141 7/14/2020
Hounding the Pharaohs IX 6/19/2020
Jordana Specialty 5 5/30/2020
May 2020 Curly-Coated Retriever Nationals 5/20/2020
Breacan Winter Show 7 3/17/2020 BarStar Hot Girl Bummer
Halcyon Goodbye 16 3/5/2020 Fingerprint In the Sand
Rivere All-Breed Show 2 1/28/2020 Fingerprint 3 and 2


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.