Judge Info - Paul Dougherty
Showdog.com Judge Since Saturday, February 7, 2009
Retirement Announced 10/31/2009
Shows a slight bias toward bitches over dogs. 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 Paul Dougherty looks for.
|Top Neck and Back||High|
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 Dougherty 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|
|June 2021 Canaan Dog Nationals||6/12/2021|
|Carrie Show for IWS||6/10/2021|
|June 9 2021 ACS Show||6/9/2021|
|Stafford Big Show27||6/8/2021|
|Spring 9||4/23/2021||Steinhaus Miss Perfect|
|April 2021 Keeshond Nationals||4/17/2021|
|April 2021 Plott Nationals||4/10/2021|
|All the Giants||4/9/2021|
|March 2021 Spinone Italiano Nationals||3/8/2021|