Judge Info - Gary Rivera
Showdog.com Judge Since Tuesday, March 31, 2009
Retirement Announced 6/30/2009
Shows a slight bias toward dogs over bitches. Not very political. 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 Gary Rivera looks for.
|Top Neck and Back||Low|
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. Gary Rivera has been known to prefer the following handlers.
|3||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|
|October 2023 German Wirehaired Pointer Nationals||10/21/2023|
|Lake Itasca 49||9/14/2023||Andy’s Good News Travels Fast|
|AE CC 51||8/25/2023|
|AE CC 32||8/6/2023|
|Avondale 1st All Breed||7/24/2023||Andy’s Greased Lightening|
|June 2023 American Foxhound Nationals||6/23/2023|
|June 2023 Basenji Nationals||6/12/2023|
|May 2023 German Wirehaired Pointer Nationals||5/21/2023|
|South Florida 21||4/6/2023|
|Comet Presents All Breed Bonanza 38||2/6/2023||Sarah’s Jack In The Box|