It's a huge show weekend at Red Bluff, CA from Dec. 13-15, 2013. Exhibitors came all over CA and neighboring states such as Washington, Oregon, Nevada and Arizona. In addition to many CA judges, there are judges from Utah, Michigan and Texas.
|Allen Mesick has done a lot for the rabbit industry not only in the US but also in Africa, Asia and Europe. |
|Before announcing the top winners in the first show on Saturday, judge Nate from Utah read from a list of Allen's accomplishments.|
|Allen is very moved, standing at the side and wiping tears.|
|Allen and others listen to Nate's announcement of ARBA awarding Allen of the Distinguish Service Award.|
|Allen and Nate hug after the announcement.|
|Allen shows appreciation for the award and the encouragement he received from his peers and exhibitors.|