Judge Info - Debbie Vaughn

Showdog.com Judge Since Saturday, April 30, 2016
Retirement Announced 12/31/2017

Not very political. 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 Debbie Vaughn looks for.

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

Rank Exhibitor
1 Jay McHaney
2 Jessa McKinnley
3 John Rome
4 Beah McEwen
5 Katy Murrell
6 Edna Dixon
7 Norma Young
8 Dan Adams
9 June Dixon
10 Matt Moore
11 Jeff Wehlan
12 Willie Cundiff
13 Riely Whalen
14 Bob Coke
15 Ster Stockyard
16 Debbie Merrill
17 Caryn Brumit
18 Flozell Tucker
19 Herb Bowe
20 Jean Infante
21 Den Towler
22 Coby Rodriguez
23 Alles Vickers
24 Ster Coaxum
25 Jony Bewely

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 All Breed 32 3/17/2019 Korthals Roast Celery
March 2019 Schipperke Nationals 3/16/2019
SColours 280 3/12/2019
Rossetts March 11 All Breed Show 3/11/2019 Maximum Risk of Petales
Love Whippets 9 2/13/2019
February 2019 Shetland Sheepdog Nationals 2/4/2019
German Spitz Club 5 1/19/2019
January 2019 Boston Terrier Nationals 1/4/2019
Clwyds Happy 2019 ACS Specialty 1/1/2019
Beltane Holiday Celebration 12/26/2018 BBB Metal Gear Solid


The Kennel Club (UK) system, which is also used by the Australian National Kennel Council[1] and in other countries, is considered the most difficult to earn a title under.