Judge Info - Michelle Zavala
Showdog.com Judge Since Friday, November 30, 2012
Shows a slight bias toward dogs over bitches. Has a tendency to use dogs handled by certain handlers but isn't overt in it. Moderate 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 Michelle Zavala looks for.
|Top Neck and Back||Very High|
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. Michelle Zavala has been known to prefer the following handlers.
|24||Marry Anne Bryant|
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|
|July 2014 Neapolitan Mastiff Nationals||7/27/2014|
|Solar Wind Round Up 5||7/25/2014|
|July 2014 Finnish Spitz Nationals||7/23/2014|
|Isleham 2||7/23/2014||Dalliance Ricochet|
|July 2014 American Cocker Spaniel Nationals||7/21/2014|
|July 2014 Samoyed Nationals||7/20/2014|
|July 2014 Silky Terrier Nationals||7/19/2014|
|July 2014 Newfoundland Nationals||7/18/2014|
|July 2014 Papillon Nationals||7/11/2014|
|July 2014 Redbone Coonhound Nationals||7/9/2014|