Judge Info - Paul Taylor

Showdog.com Judge Since Tuesday, July 31, 2018
Retirement Announced 8/31/2018

Not political at all. Doesn't show a breed bias at all.

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 Taylor looks for.

Trait Importance
Head High
Forequarter Very Low
Hindquarter Low
Gait High
Top Neck and Back Very Low
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.  Paul Taylor has been known to prefer the following handlers.

Rank Exhibitor
1 Logan Ray
2 Kristen Schindewolf
3 Emma Moss
4 John Urick
5 Roby Hawks
6 George Cruce
7 All Mederos
8 Stephew Deering
9 Aarthom Rapier
10 Chrise Elleberee
11 Annee Lino
12 Kate Dalton
13 Alejam Zapien
14 Marisa Feagin
15 Duane Rawley
16 Stew Kellermen
17 Terry Galloway
18 Rogane Tuller
19 George Anderson
20 Clan Melby
21 Kim Coleman
22 Robert Pouk
23 Aimeene Good
24 Marc Buchhelt
25 Kennis Greiner

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
Seasar II All Breed 116 2/2/2023 Czarina National Security
January 2023 Kuvasz Nationals 1/22/2023
January 2023 Argentine Dogo Nationals 1/19/2023
Canmore2 All Breed 22-12-27 12/27/2022 Dreammyst Tempi
Cairn Ceilidh 75 12/18/2022
December 2022 Yorkshire Terrier Nationals 12/11/2022
Little River Runners 15 12/8/2022 Tarot Blueberry Dreams
November 2022 Plott Nationals 11/10/2022
Seasar II All Breed 69 10/6/2022 BarStar National Anthem
DMs Autumn Show 3 10/5/2022 BarStar National Anthem


Did you know?
A specialty show is a dog show which reviews a single breed, unlike other dog shows, particularly conformation shows, which are generally referred to as "all-breed" because they are open to all breeds recognized by the sponsoring kennel club.