Judge Info - Orval Sales
Showdog.com Judge Since Wednesday, April 30, 2008
Retirement Announced 1/31/2009
Shows a slight bias toward dogs over bitches. Actually prefers to see the owner of the dog handling it. Low 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 Orval Sales 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. Orval Sales has been known to prefer the following handlers.
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|
|Australis All Breed 43||10/6/2020||RAs euro road trip|
|August 2020 Keeshond Nationals||8/17/2020|
|Zoetic Dogo Show XXVII||8/13/2020|
|July 2020 German Pinscher Nationals||7/4/2020|
|Under the Southern Cross 17||6/21/2020||BarStar The Wedding Singer|
|May 2020 Dachshund Nationals||5/9/2020|
|May 2020 Australian Cattle Dog Nationals||5/7/2020|
|Walk in the Fen 21||5/4/2020||RAs treadstone mk ultra|
|May 2020 German Pinscher Nationals||5/4/2020|
|Walk in the Fen 18||4/26/2020||Enchante Ridge Priority|