2017 Championship Show
THE SEVERN HALL, Three Counties
Showground, Malvern, Worcs. WR13 6NW
SUNDAY 16th APRIL 2017
Judges: Dogs – Mrs E. Hinslea (Northamber)
Bitches – Mr B. Shapter (Pepperstock)
Referee – Mrs M. Gittins (Roftmar)
Best in Show Stewart & Ritchie-Smith's
SH Ch Gwendariff Whippersnapper JW CW15
Reserve BIS Ciechonska's Sh Ch
Aiobheanne Say No More JW
Best Puppy Ciechonska's Riverbrue Altissimo
Best Veteran Pullen's Sh Ch
Harvencourt Harlem at Jacingale
would like to thank the Committee for the invitation to judge this Breed Show.
My two stewards did a sterling job keeping the ring running smoothly.
Thank you girls.
concern though was the lack of front angulation on some of the lower classes.
Holley's Wynjill Winner Takes All Almost 8 month old. Well
balanced youngster with an attractive head and expression. Well angulated
with a strong topline and good depth of chest. Good bone and feet.
Moved soundly carrying his tail well. Will be interesting to see him as he
Sheridan's Wynjill Fernando. Very similar in type to one as you would expect of
litter brothers. Even at this age he has a masculine head, dark eye, good
length of neck and shoulder angulation correct. firm topline and tail set
correctly. Led his handler a merry dance but deserved his place here.
French's Zen Power Diervilla (imp Pol)
Ciechonska's Riverbrue Altissimo at Aoibheanne. Just my cup of tea
and at almost 12 months of age he is a very impressive youngster. Loved
his type and quality. Lovely head with soft expression, dark eye and low set
ears. Well boned with tight feet, good sternum and length of upper
arm. Well ribbed with plenty of depth. Gently sloping topline and
wide quarters which he used to advantage on the move. He is very sound
showing good width behind. BPIS in agreement with my co Judge.
Holley's Wynjill Winner Takes All
Hutching's Covarney Everyone Knows
you for showing these lovely older statesmen in such lovely condition
Pullen's Sh Ch Havancourt Harlem at Jacingail. Still on top of his game at
8 years old. Handsome headed boy who has a really good front. Well
angulated shoulder, good depth and length of rib, firm topline, correct bend of
stifle, tight feet and moved very well carrying his tail correctly.
Presented in really good coat and condition. BVIS in agreement with my co
Gardner's Mayfred Mr Moondance JW ShCM. 7 and a half year old built
on bigger lines but he is still balanced. Masculine head without any
coarseness, low set ears correct length of flew. He is well angulated fore
and aft with a straight front, good quarters and well muscled which enabled him
to move soundly.
Rodda's Teramour Going for Gold Sh CM
Davie's Pawswood Prarie Wind. Lovely outline and balance on this 13 month
lad. Balanced head with plenty of work. Correct eye shape and colour.
Arched neck setting well into shoulders, strong topline which he
kept on the move, strong quarters. Shown in good coat and
Hogarth's Twoacres Bubbling Spring at Halingswood. Slightly heavier in
build to the first but he has a handsome head with good expression. Correct
length of neck and correct shoulder angulation. Good bone and tight feet.
Shown in beautiful coat and condition and was well handled.
Dufrat's Lynwood Love Potion for Haverley
Bott's Gwendariff D'ya Know My Name By Bardonhill JW. Such a very mature
boy for his age shown in fabulous coat and condition. Fine head with a
soft expression, oval skull with no coarseness. Stunning outline, Deep in
chest with well sprung ribs, firm topline, well angulated hindquarters, short
hocks and moved with drive although moved close behind today.
Tapper's Kedalita Haribo. Not the coat or finish of my first as yet but a
very sound dog who has a lovely handsome head with plenty of work. Good
front angulation, pronounced sternum, Well ribbed, correct balance and
quarters, correct croup and tail well set, moved very well.
Russell's Strathmead Huckleberry
Ciechonska's Riverbrue Altissimo At Aoibheanne
Stockton's Riverbrue Alchemist Amidst Kespas. Handsome brother of my
1st. Not so mature but he has a good masculine head and a dark eye.
Well angulated, good front and topline. deep chest. Shown in good coat and
condition. Moved steadily.
Jones's Gwendariff Pink Floyd
Ciechonska's Riverbrue Altissimo at Aoibheanne
Davies Pawswood Prairie Wind
Stockton's Riverbrue Alchemist Amidst Kespas
D ((6). Topline
Williamson's Caskey's Solar Eclipse at Bluesprings. Liked the make and
shape of this boy. Fine head with a good eye shape and colour
giving the correct soft expression. Raised brows, good finish to
muzzle. Lovely outline which he kept on the move. Straight well
angulated front , well ribbed back. Good croup and tail set.
Moved very soundly. Just wish there was a bit more of him.
Davies Pawswood Prairie Wind
Brown's Gwendariff D'ya Wannabeawinna
Lucas's Harrads Hassle with Amberlight JW. Lovely outline on this boy, he
is so well balanced. Masculine head, dark eye, good straight front with
correct angulation. Shoulder angulation correct, good depth to chest with
ribs carried well back to strong loin. Correct hind angulation and
carried tail well on the move. Sound.
Robert's Sangarah Shared Romance with Polmennor (imp Hung) Decent enough
head, good outline and balance, shoulder and front angulation good.
Well angulated quarters and was shown in hard condition. Moved well.
Just preferred the head of my first.
Nicholl's Romarne Under Orders JW
Lucas's Bardonhill Eternal Flame Among Amberlight. Two year old who today
was on top form and had to be to win this strong class. He has a lovely
masculine head with really soft expression. Very good front
angulation, Good length to upper arm, he just flowed over his
shoulders with no lumps or bumps. Strong topline, good width to quarters
and really drove off his hocks on the move. Presented in good coat and
condition and very well muscled.
McCaulay's Caskeys Mischief Of Stylersetts JW. A real favourite of mine.
Love his classic head and expression. Lovely fine skull, well boned
with tight feet. Well angulated front and rear, so well balanced with firm
gently sloping topline. Well bent stifles. Croup good and tail
carried level with back. Just preferred the extra drive of my first today.
Naylor & Morrison's Anlory Keltic Blue Sky JW
Wilkin's Margretwoods Gobstopper JW ShCm. A dog who has a stunning
outline and very good balance. Handsome head without being overdone ,
fine in skull, Correct length of neck fitting cleanly into shoulders which are
well lald back. Sloping topline, good spring of rib,
front and rear angulation is correct and he has good width to his quarters.
Lovely tight feet and well boned. Shown in full quality coat. He
moved soundly with style.
Meadow's Gwendariff the Big Attraxion JW. Another boy who has the most
lovely head and expression with plenty of work. Raised brows, dark
eye and low set ear. Good shoulder placement with correct length to upper
arm, strong topline and well bent stifle. Wide quarters and moved
Suttersett Rebel Rouser in Balbriggan
Bouttell & Burbridge Lynwood Lark in the Dark. My best puppy last time
I judged dogs and was pleased to see he had fulfilled his early potential.
He had to pull out all the stops to win this quality class. He has the
most classic head and expression and good eye. Racy boy with very
good shoulder and front angulation, plenty of sternum. straight front so
well balanced, correct topline and croup, shown in hard condition, wide
quarters which enabled him to move very freely and soundly around the ring which
gained him the RCC.
Foster & Walsh's Millcroft Chase the Moon to Shanoah. Another very
well made boy. Masculine head but just preferred the expression of my
first. Correct bone, well angulated fore and aft with correct topline.
Well sprung rib and good depth to chest. Well muscled quarters which
enabled him to move very soundly.
Cuddy's Aoibheanne Quite the Rebel by Balbriggan
Mr A Stewart & Ritchie-Smith's Sh Ch Gwendariff Whippersnapper JW CW'15.
I always think the Open class should be the class of the day and
today it was. A real quality class. This boy is always shown and
presented to perfection and today was no exception but he was also on top form.
Masculine head with dark eye, correct parallel planes and good finish to
muzzle. Good pigment. Strong neck fitting cleanly into his
shoulders. Correct sternum, upper arm angulation and front, good bone and
tight feet. Well ribbed with plenty of depth. Strong topline and wide
powerful quarters. Presented in really hard condition which enabled him to drive
around the ring, he is very sound and free moving. As always shown in
fabulous coat and condition. This breeder must be so proud of him.
CC and with my co judge Best in Show.
O'Connor's Caispern Polonius. A quality boy who has a lovely head and
expression. Really well angulated all through with a deep chest and firm
topline. He is well balanced and has a good bend of stifle.
Correct croup and tailset. He moved very well today and is very sound.
Caispern Lorenzo with Shushana JW ShCm Litter brother to my 2nd and
no disgrace being third is a class of this quality.
Beginners D (4)
Russel's Strathmead Huckleberry. 20 month old who was 3rd in
yearling. Built on smaller lines but he has a good head and expression.
Good front and feet, well boned and carries himself well. Moved well
enough to win this class.
Davis Brinara New Statesman at Corribeg. 4 and a half
year old who has a nice head and expression, dark eye, shoulders and topline
good. Moved well enough. Not presented to advantage.
Bayliss Lindenjo Mallard
Vanderbilt Memorial Open Class for members
Bott's Gwendariff D'ya Know My Name by Bardonhill JW
Cohen's Caispern Lorenzo with Shushana JW ShCm 3rd in the strong Open
Class. Lovely head with such a soft expression. He is well made with
good angulation, depth and topline. Carried his tail well on the move and