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|
|November 2021 Sealyham Terrier Nationals||11/7/2021|
|November 2021 Polish Lowland Sheepdog Nationals||11/2/2021|
|Canmore2 All Breed 21-10-30||10/30/2021||EDD Courtney Walsh|
|September 2021 South African Boerboel Nationals||9/3/2021|
|August 2021 Portuguese Pointer Nationals||8/20/2021|
|Balancing The Books 1||8/1/2021||Dondaig Mango|
|Flush All Stars 2||7/5/2021||Implicite Paper Town|
|Toy Poodle Parade 263||7/4/2021|
|Toy Poodle Parade 261||6/26/2021|
|Mini Mix 38||6/3/2021|