Judge Info - Odilia Martin

Showdog.com Judge Since Friday, December 23, 2016
Retirement Announced 1/31/2018

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 Odilia Martin looks for.

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

Rank Exhibitor
1 Janis Coakley
2 Chrica Donnellan
3 Giulice Lipton
4 Mick Sherrer
5 Nicole Hunger
6 Claire McAllister
7 Pamarba Lhoam
8 Scott Ramsey
9 Sana Rasnick
10 Billip Soltero
11 Caraces Rowen
12 Mandy Parcus
13 Yvette Glover
14 Joe Kensing
15 Roxanne Leatherwood
16 Thom Kogut
17 Chri Faison
18 Jana Mezies
19 Shael Parramore
20 Evan Kown
21 Nata Deming
22 Bruce Creel
23 Abby Stewart
24 Dianne Carter
25 Sylvia Tejeda

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
SilknT 167 10/24/2019 Marquetry Swashbuckler
Tammo Believe it or not 10/19/2019
October 2019 Bulldog Nationals 10/2/2019
Beltane Celebration 92 9/18/2019 DenKees Prince of Paris
July 2019 Lhasa Apso Nationals 7/24/2019
Krieghund Summer Show 25 7/17/2019 DenKees Prince of Wales
Keesies on Parade 50 7/6/2019
July 2019 Briard Nationals 7/6/2019
Doggy Days of Summer All Breed Beach Bash 6/22/2019 DenKees Prince of Wales
German Spitz Club 47 4/22/2019


Did you know?
In the American Kennel Club, a dog needs 15 points to become a Champion, with each win gaining anywhere from zero to five points depending on the number of dogs competing and the area where the show is held.