Judge Info - Shelley Roberts

Showdog.com Judge Since Saturday, October 31, 2009
Retirement Announced 3/31/2010

Has a tendency to use dogs handled by certain handlers but isn't overt in it. Low level of breed bias. Has a tendency to like dogs the more often they're seen.

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 Shelley Roberts looks for.

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

Rank Exhibitor
1 Kim Coleman
2 Clan Melby
3 Kelly LaFoy
4 George Anderson
5 Rusty Walter
6 Ellen Schroeder
7 Patrick Sayforth
8 Alejam Zapien
9 Kate Dalton
10 Annee Lino
11 Doug Mavroulis
12 Chrise Elleberee
13 Aarthom Rapier
14 Stephew Deering
15 All Mederos
16 George Cruce
17 Roby Hawks
18 Geor Board
19 Mike Schneider
20 Martha Woodson
21 John Urick
22 Angela Fletcher
23 Sam Tacker
24 Logan Ray
25 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
Seasar All Breed 246 10/21/2021 EDD Courtney Walsh
October 2021 Thai Ridgeback Nationals 10/6/2021
October 2021 Miniature Pinscher Nationals 10/2/2021
Mudi Specialty I 10/1/2021
Fall Rat Terrier Specialty VII 9/26/2021
Corgo 254 8/26/2021
GaylanStudio2 21-08-07 All Breed 8/7/2021 TER Red
July 2021 Saluki Nationals 7/1/2021
Border Tea Party 4 6/19/2021
Rossetts June 5 All Breed Show 6/5/2021 Implicite High Fidelity


Did you know?
An obedience trial is a dog sport in which a dog must perfectly execute a predefined set of tasks when directed to do so by his handler