Welsh Kennel Club 2012
Dachshund (Miniature Wire Haired)
Judge: Miss D
DACHSHUND - MINIATURE WIRE HAIRED
(3,1) 1 Howell's Fallowmill In the Doghouse. Two nice puppies. Lovely head and
muzzle. Pleasing front for age, well angulated and a level topline. Harsh jacket
and moved well. 2 Blackburn's Stargang Back in the Black. Lovely puppy, played
handler up. Pleasing expression, lovely neck and topline and good rear
angulation. Unsettled on the move but very promising.
PD (3) 1 Blackburn's Stargang Crusoe. Super head, lovely neck, front and feet. Good topline and quarters. Coat of good texture. Moved soundly, just needs to settle. Best Puppy. 2 Lewis' Trixhund Beluga. Coat not at its best. Pleasing head proportions, enough keel for age and a good topline and moderate angulation. Moved soundly but needs to tighten and harden up. 3 Tyler's Pellismer Gives the Nod to Aspera.
JD (2,1) 1 Billinghurst's Jiljac Tsar Very Much. Nice breed type, good masculine head and plenty of bone and substance. Didn't put everything in but kept topline on the move. A sound and free mover, coat a shade soft.
PGD (4,1) 1 Otter's Nordach Mr Muffin of Tarkus. Excellent showman, although coat not at its best, good texture coming through. Pleasing head and front, would like a shade more neck and length of body, good topline and angulation. 2 Puckett's Foxearth Free As A Bird. Nice headed dog, excellent coat and a neat front. Enough bone and shown in hard condition. Lost topline on the move but a close decision. 3 Adams' Angelholm's Figaro.
LD (5) 1 Kugow and Holt's Waldmeister Johnson JW. Lovely outline, super topline on the move and standing. Good masculine head, good neck with lovely front and well muscled quarters. Shown in good coat and condition. Sound. Res CC and pushed hard for the CC. 2 Phillips' Curtisey Boogy Woogy. JW. Lovely head and outline, but not settled in topline on the move. Super jacket, bone and quarters. Sound movement. 3 Hassall's Stargang Vegas Strip.
OD (4) 1 Fulton and Fulton's Bothlyn Brigadoon JW. Nice class. Super breed type, balanced head and outline. Kept topline on the move. Lovely front assembly, sound and free mover and in good jacket. DCC, well deserved. 2 Dance's Deepdax Too Far Emem. Didn't put all in in the move but lovely to go over. Pleasing expression, nice topline and length of body. Sound and in good jacket. 3 Howell's Ch Fallowmill Back and Fetch JW Sh CM.
MPB (2) 1 Marston-Teal's Lordscairnie Look of Love. Shade fat but underneath is a lovely shape. Sweet head, nice topline and good ribbing and quarters. Showed well and in good jacket. 2 Lawrence, Lawrence and Lawrence's Mi Braybon Appachie Willow. Another lovely puppy, pretty balanced head with good length of body. Harsh jacket, needs to settle on the move.
PB (4,2) 1 Pain's Trixhund Tattiannie Ravensbeech. Lovely to go over. Just needs time to settle on the move. Plenty of bone and substance, feminine head and a lovely topline. Good quarters and coat. 2 Otter's Russtec Crowdie. Smaller type but balanced. Not the length of the winner. Showed and moved well and in good jacket.
JB (4,2) 1 Gore's Spaladino Sweet Angel Face. Lovely young bitch which I considered as one of my top four bitches. Super head, good front and a super topline. Well ribbed back, nice quarters. Super harsh jacket, sound and should surely make up. 2 GriffithRioban Freshly Printed. Good breed type, was overawed with everything. Nice bone and substance, coat ok. Topline needs to settle.
PGB (7,1) 1 McLeod and Hassall's Janjac Mac Zean. Super breed type, lovely head and outline. Excellent topline and strong quarters. Sound, good jacket - loved her. 2 Howell's Fallowmill On the Button. Similar type. Not as mature, made a lovely shape, very feminine and a sound mover. In good coat. 3 Jones' Carlita Bewitched.
LB (4,2) 1 Marston-Teal's Lordscairnie Love Life. Lovely for type and quality, balanced head and a lovely front assembly. Clean shoulders, level topline of correct length. Well developed quarters, sound and free mover. Shown in good jacket. Res CC. 2 Price's Samlane Zaffiro. Good breed type, coat not at its best. Pleasing head and clean outline, good bon. Would like a shade more angulation, but lovely rear angulation. Moved well.
OB (8,1) 1 Blackburn's Stargang Moll Flanders. Two lovely bitches, super shape and kept topline on the move. Good headed bitch, plenty of keel and super feet and bone. Well ribbed back and good length. Sound mover and in excellent coat. CC and BOB. 2 Dance's Ir Ch Emem Sunny Spells. Similar in type and quality. Good honest bitch, lovely to go over. Excellent topline, coat and very sound. Not quite the forechest of the winner. 3 McLeod's Ch Sidelock Do I Look Bovvered.
Miss D Spavin