A trainer of other judges when associated with the International Boer Goat Association, he shared his professional expertise creating judge's conferences around the country working closely with the leaders in the Boer Goat industry. Now certified as an American Boer Goat Association judge, he has judged from California to New York, at each show offering his more than 40 years of livestock judging experience.
As a BREEDER he has sought to develop breeding stock line that exemplify the finest in what the breed has to offer. Unlike some that simply follow the current fashion or trends in the show ring, Pat's education and experience helps him to understand , value and apply the breed standards so that his bloodlines are healthy, functional and productive.
The ARIAZ MOUNTAIN RANCH team offers excellent stock, excellent support in terms of education, nutrition, fitting and training of future showmen. We are looking forward to working with you and your next
While in high school he was blessed to live with Bob and Doreen McColaugh, they became his second family. Pat graduated from California State University at Fresno taking his degree in Agricultural Education. He has devoted his life to helping young people grow and develop into leaders in the communities.
As an Ag TEACHER he felt privileged to teach the science of livestock and mechanics / fabrication at both the high school and college levels. He taught for more than 35 years. He continues this mission today in his work with the FFA and 4H individuals as well as chapters that seek his advice and wisdom. He is particularly proud of having a Championship Livestsock Judging team in 2011.
As a JUDGE, he has traveled the world from Mexico to Africa and back. He has judged the largest livestock show in North America at Louisville, KY more than 10 times. He specializes in goats , sheep and wool. champion.