The first time I have judged this variety, there were some super examples and some quite poor, with a couple that were very underweight.
PD (3 Entries) Abs: 1
1st: JURY, Miss R Torwood Quizmas Elf Two just 7 months, good type and overall shape, liked his head, correct front, moved soundly when settled, did not challenge for BP in breed.
2nd: JOHNSON, Miss A Charpurdy's Royal Oak more mature in outline, good head, would prefer him to carry more weight, moved ok
JD (2 Entries) Abs: 0
1st: LOCKETT-WALTERS, Mrs R Hutzpah Heathcliffe at Ralines two quality boys. Lovely young dog with excellent breed qualities, loved his head, good front and depth, correct feet, well sprung ribs which were carried well back, strong loin , moved really well when viewed all round. My RCC winner
2nd: RUSSELL, Mrs C Russteck Moonbeam another lovely boy, b/t super outline, correct front, good clearance, moved well, close up
:PGD (4 Entries) Abs: 0
1st: RUSSELL, Mrs C Russteck Moonbeam (2nd junior dog)
2nd: DRADY, Mrs K Tolberg Black Adder at Indiko quality dog who was unlucky to meet 1, so balanced all through, good head and eye, well laid shoulder and return of upper arm, good length of ribbing, moved well.
3rd: WOODVINE-SHONE, Miss H Hanishan Fire Cracker
LD (4 Entries) Abs: 0
1st: WOOD, Mr R Wildstar Wreward really liked this super B/T, presents a great overall picture, with nothing in the wrong place, super head, good neck and shoulder, just right in body proportions, super rear, good all-round mover
2nd: DUNHILL, Mrs R & DUNHILL, Mr R Zarcrest flash gordon at gellijam unlucky to meet 1, good head, ok in front, good top line, well balanced all through sound on the move
3rd: 2575 IRVINE, Mrs P Bronia the Dutchman
OD (5 Entries) Abs: 0
1st: WOOD, Mr R Ch Wildstar Wrobinson quality dog all though, so typical in head and expression, super neck and shoulder, just enough clearance, well ribbed, strong loin, good rear, super free flowing movement, so sound when viewed from any angle. CC his 43rd !
2nd:WOODVINE-SHONE, Miss H Ralines Sazerac I really liked this quality dog, thought he may have been my winner, so many breed qualities super head and front, lovely body proportions, just felt today, he seemed a tad unsettled.
3rd: LARKIN, Mr & Mrs G Luna Caprese Voleur De Roses (Ital)
VD (1 Entries) Abs: 0
1st: 2562 BROAD, Mrs S Neertanuaf Sea Magic JW Sh.CM, loved this veteran chap, not at all showing his age, quality head, very good neck and shoulder, well rubbed back, sound on the move, delighted to award him BV
SBD/B (2 Entries) Abs: 0
1st: DRADY, Mrs K Tolberg Cream Surprise at Indiko feminine girl, super head, ok in front, would prefer more length of ribbing and less loin, moved well
2nd: BILLETT, Miss S Daring Dancer only just out of puppy, and a bit unsettled on the move, good overall type,
PB (5 Entries) Abs: 2
1st: MASON, Miss D Crownlake's Queen Bee, I thoughts was an easy winner, she is such a quality girl, so feminine from head to toe, loved her head, super neck and front, typical topline, strong read, she had reach and drive, so effortless, pushed hard for the RCC. BP
2nd: BIRDSWORTH, Miss M Ambyth I spotted it. Different in type to 1, but a nice bitch with lots to like, good head, would prefer a better neck, ok in front, moved well.
3rd: JURY, Miss R Randomly Pickled By Torwood
JB (6 Entries)Abs 2
1st Rees Minard Magic of Light at Yumares, at first glance she wasn’t my winner, but on closer examniation, she has so much to like. Good head and eye shape, super front, nice feet, good ribbing and strong loin, so sound on the move, a quality bitch.
2nd: PHILLIPS, Mrs & Mr J Summerview Holly Would quality bitch, good overall outline, and presents a typical picture, liked her topline, well ribbed back and strong loin, good rear, which enabled her to move freely and soundly.
3rd: BIRDSWORTH, Miss M Ambyth It Spotted me
PGB (7 Entries) Abs: 1
1st: LATHAM-JACKSON, Mr P URISHAY PENNYROYAL ultra feminie girl, super head and neck, clean front, good clearance, good topline, which was firm on the move very sound all round.
2nd: SIGGEE, Mrs T M Ensigynes Fantasio close up to 1 on many attributes, lovely to go over, so balanced, and a good mover
3rd: COHEN, Mrs F & COHEN, Mr D Hutzpah Hothouse Flower
LB (6 Entries) Abs: 2
Some lovely ladies in the class
1st: MASON, Miss D TOLBERG BEEZ KNEEZ AT TECKELTOWN. Lovely bitch of correct size, good front, and body, just enough clearance, presented well, super all round mover, liked her a lot.
2nd: PHILLIPS, Mrs & Mr J Summerview Minnie Mouse, another bitch of good type, pleasing outline, good front, good ribbing and strong loin, well muscled rear, close up
3rd: JOHNSON, Miss A Charpurdy's Dandy Dutchess
OB (3 Entries) Abs: 0
3 super bitches headed this lovely class
1st: GODDARD, Mr J S & GODDARD, Mr T & GODDARD, Mrs S Minard Quiet Reflection. What a beautiful lady this one is. Excels in breed type, she has a feminine head, almond shaped eye, long muscular neck into a well laid back shoulder, well muscled body, with super topline and short strong loin, super round rear, shown in immaculate condition, super feet, free flowing effortless movement, a joy to watch CC and BOB, shortlisted in the group
2nd: GEESON, Miss E Abydachs Alchemy, another super bitch who still has time on her side, particularly liked her overall shape and type, Super head, good front, she flowed from nose to tail, unlucky to meet 1 on top form RCC
3rd: WOOD, Mr R Wildstar Wrivera
VB (1 Entries) Abs: 0
1st: DRADY, Mrs K Larkhund Russian Kween VW hard to believe this senior lady is 11 years young, in fabulous condition and a credit to her owner, super type and still very sound on the move