Judge Info - Gary Rivera
Showdog.com Judge Since Tuesday, March 31, 2009
Retirement Announced 6/30/2009
Shows a slight bias toward dogs over bitches. Not very political. Moderate 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 Gary Rivera looks for.
|Top Neck and Back||Low|
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. Gary Rivera has been known to prefer the following handlers.
|3||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|
|October 2018 Pekingese Nationals||10/22/2018|
|October 2018 Caucasian Mountain Dog Nationals||10/9/2018|
|September 2018 Pug Nationals||9/21/2018|
|Castle On A Cloud Retirement Show||9/17/2018||Jidokey Arriving To Sandchape|
|whippet show 4||9/16/2018|
|Plus Summer Show 14||9/12/2018||Sir Arthur Of Yorks (18)|
|September 2018 Beagle Nationals||9/1/2018|
|August Ibizan Fun 10||8/10/2018|
|SAB Show 2||7/2/2018|