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
ZTSM Show 11 2/23/2024 Chozen Captain Banner
Caulfeilds February 22nd All Breed Show 2/22/2024 Chozen Captain Banner
TRH all breed 73 2/5/2024 Solcintra2 Star Spangled
TNT 295th All Breed Show 1/10/2024 Solcintra2 Star Spangled
December 2023 Miniature Bull Terrier Nationals 12/11/2023
December 2023 Norfolk Terrier Nationals 12/5/2023
EKC13 11/2/2023 Senkrah Treson
October 2023 Australian Shepherd Nationals 10/23/2023
October 2023 I.R.W.S. Nationals 10/18/2023
Southwest 72 10/16/2023 Senkrah Treson


Did you know?
The sit for exam is a modified version of the Stand for Exam. It is generally used in novice level classes and requires the handler to order the dog to sit and then to move away from the dog the length of the leash. The judge will then approach the dog and pet the dog's head.