Judge Info - Pamela Banks

Showdog.com Judge Since Friday, May 31, 2013
Retirement Announced 8/31/2013

Not very political. Relatively high 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 Pamela Banks looks for.

Trait Importance
Head High
Forequarter Very High
Hindquarter High
Gait Very High
Top Neck and Back Normal
Coat Very High
Size/Height Normal
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.  Pamela Banks has been known to prefer the following handlers.

Rank Exhibitor
1 Terry Galloway
2 Rogane Tuller
3 Stew Kellermen
4 Duane Rawley
5 Marisa Feagin
6 Robert Pouk
7 Aimeene Good
8 Marc Buchhelt
9 Kennis Greiner
10 Ster Coaxum
11 Jean Infante
12 Debbie Merrill
13 Emma Moss
14 Kristen Schindewolf
15 Bob Coke
16 Willie Cundiff
17 Jeff Wehlan
18 Logan Ray
19 Dan Adams
20 Norma Young
21 John Urick
22 Roby Hawks
23 George Cruce
24 All Mederos
25 Stephew Deering

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
Nefarious 20 6/16/2019
Willowcreek May 21st All Breed Show 5/21/2019 Rough Edges Affectionately
May 2019 Redbone Coonhound Nationals 5/9/2019
CAULFEILDSMAY 6 ALL BREED SHOW 5/6/2019 Marquetry Parley-Voo
Pug Specialty 1 4/25/2019
Stonehill April 22nd All Breed Show 4/22/2019 Rough Edges Mark Of Zorro
Companions All Breed 18th April 4/18/2019 Kissangels A Hundred Years
Alchemy 90 4/17/2019 Marquetry Terminally Pretty
April 4th Collie Show 4/4/2019
For The Love Of Pumis 25 3/19/2019

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.