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
Salut Saluki 5 12/5/2020
November 2020 Bichon Frise Nationals 11/24/2020
Canmore1 2020-10-11 All Breed Show 10/11/2020 Rough Edges Fast Company
October 2020 Bulldog Nationals 10/2/2020
July 2020 Schipperke Nationals 7/16/2020
July 2020 Afghan Hound Nationals 7/4/2020
Sams2 6/27/2020
June 2020 Border Terrier Nationals 6/23/2020
Afghan Show Challenge 6/21/2020
SWD Spring Fling 9 5/22/2020


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.