Birmingham National Championship Show 2022


Judge: Mr Jeff Horswell

BEST OF BREED : ROBERTS Ch Swansford Gregorydor
Dog CC : ROBERTS Ch Swansford Gregorydor
Res Dog CC : GARLICK Ranglewood Arashi
Bitch CC : ROBERTS Swansford Glendadora
Res Bitch CC : MCNAUGHTON Cedavoch Blithe Spirit
Best Puppy : ROBERTS Swansford Alexador
Best Veteran : GARLICK Ranglewood Arashi
Best Special Beginner : VINCENT Metadale Monica at Gainscroft

Special Beginner Dog (1 Entries) Abs: 0
1st: WEDGE Dolan Dock Of The Bay

Minor Puppy (2 Entries) Abs: 0
1st: ROBERTS Swansford Alexador
2nd: VINCENT Gainscroft Dashing Dudley

Puppy Dog (1 Entries) Abs: 0
1st: VINCENT Gainscroft Dark Destroyer

Junior Dog (2 Entries) Abs: 1
1st: GEESON Abydachs Darkest Night

Yearling Dog NO ENTRIES
1st: GEESON Abydachs Return Of The Night

Post Graduate Dog (2 Entries) Abs: 0
1st: WEDGE Dolan Johnny Be Good
2nd: VINCENT Dolan Save the Last Dance for Gainscroft

Limit Dog (2 Entries) Abs: 1
1st: EVE Sundayshill Benedict

Open Dog (4 Entries) Abs: 0
1st: ROBERTS Ch Swansford Gregorydor
2nd: CROSS Ch Loggeta Trouble In Texas

3rd: PIKE & CARTER Zarcrest George Clooney

Res: GARLICK Ranglewood Harvest Song

Veteran Dog (2 Entries) Abs: 0
1st: GARLICK Ranglewood Arashi

2nd: HIRST Ranglewood Lantana at Kejana

Special Beginner Dog/Bitch  (3 Entries) Abs: 1
1st: VINCENT Metadale Monica at Gainscroft
2nd: WEDGE Dolan Summertime Blues

Minor Puppy Bitch (2 Entries) Abs: 0
1st: VINCENT Gainscroft Dolly's Dina

2nd: FOLEY Beauty Long

Puppy Bitch NO ENTRIES

Junior Bitch (3 Entries) Abs: 1
1st: MCNAUGHTON Cedavoch Blithe Spirit

2nd: GARLICK Ranglewood Islay

Yearling Bitch (3 Entries) Abs: 0
1st: FOLEY LoggetaWynn ByMyles

2nd: MCNAUGHTON Cedavoch Evil on my Mind

3rd: LEWIS Mimosa Rude

Post Graduate Bitch (4 Entries) Abs: 1
1st: WHITFIELD-ROBERTS Swansford Gleighdora
2nd: COLMAN Hannah Red
3rd: WEDGE Dolan Private Dancer

Limit Bitch (3 Entries) Abs: 1
1st: METCALFE-BILGIN Metadale Margarita
2nd: PIKE & CARTER Zarcrest Angelina Jolie At Breezelyn

Open Bitch (6 Entries) Abs: 3
1st: ROBERTS Ch Swansford Glendadora
2nd: MCNAUGHTON Ch Cedavoch Spellbound
3rd: GEESON Ch Abydachs Fire In Her Soul
Res: GARLICK Ranglewood Trick or Treat

Veteran Bitch NO ENTRIES



Congratulations ro all exhibitors on the presentation of your dogs. Not only were they all in clean coat, but all were very well muscled. I stopped mentioning this in critiques as it applied to every dog. I thought size was excellent, maybe the big ones didnít enter. 



Special Beginners D (1)


1st: 3419 WEDGE, Mr Michael Dolan Dock Of The Bay


Well proportioned d who is in really good muscle. Masc head. Lovely eye and expression. Well laid shoulder, but short in upper arm. Long keel. Well spring ribs. Carries his tail well. Moves with an easy stride.


Minor puppy d (2)


2 really good pups.


1st: 3411 ROBERTS, Mr D Swansford Alexador


He is big enough. Lovely proportions. Masc head. Super eye and expression. Lengthy neck. Well laid shoulder, lengthy upper arm, sloping well back. Excellent forechest. He has a long keel, well ribbed. Strong rear. Hold his topline on the move. BP and GP4




Prefer this pup for size but not as good in front as 1. Liked his head. Correct neck. Just lacks a little in upper arm. Well ribbed back to a short loin, holding his topline. Liked his hind action.


Puppy d (1)




6 mths in wonderful coat condition. Lengthy head. Could have a bit more neck and be better set, shoulders are wide apart at the wither. Correct depth chest. Long keel and well ribbed back to a short loin. Holds his topline. Quite a good rear. Lengthy stride.


Junior d  (2,1)


1st: 3399 GEESON, Mrs J F Abydachs Darkest Night


Well proportioned d in super coat and muscle. He has a v good head, long without being too broad in skull. Long neck, well laid shoulder. Excellent upper arm and a good forechest. Long keel, well ribbed. Had a tendancy to slope in his topline. Long and easy stride.


Yearling d ne


Post grad d (2)


1st: 3420 WEDGE, Mr Michael Dolan Johnny Be Good


Better profile mover of these 2 ,although he is rather narrow coming towards. Masc head. Medium neck. Well filled front. Would like better feet. Well ribbed back. Uses his rear well.




He looks good standing but not holding himself well on the move. Long head. Enough neck. Slightly forward in shoulder with a short upper arm. Slightly long in back. Well spring ribs. Moderate rear.


Limit d (2,1)


1st: 3391 EVE, Mrs S Sundayshill Benedict


V well presented. He has a lovely head, long with dark eyes. Long neck. Quite a good shoulder but short in upper arm. His ribs are well sprung and fairly long, but also very long in loin, although holds his topline. Well bent stifle with low hocks. Uses his rear well but a bit narrow in front.


Open d (4)


1st: 3410 ROBERTS, Mr D Ch Swansford Gregorydor


Really lovely dog. His size and proportions are ideal and he moved with a very easy and long stride, literally leaving the competition standing. Head is long enough. Strong and lengthy neck. Well laid shoulder with good return of upper arm. Enough forechest. Super body. Well made rear, full of muscle. Correct coat. CC & BOB


2nd: 3387 CROSS, Mr L J Ch Loggeta Trouble In Texas


Liked his size and proportions. Long head. Medium neck. Could have slightly more forechest. Well sprung ribs. Not as short in loin as 1. He holds his topline well. V good rear, which he uses well. Out moved 3.


3rd: 3408 PIKE & CARTER, Mrs & Mrs Julie & Ashlie Zarcrest George Clooney



Veteran d (2)


1st: 3394 GARLICK, Miss E A Ranglewood Arashi



Liked him for size and proportions. He has a long head. Liked his width of skull but could have a little more underjaw. Enough neck. Well laid shoulder. Well ribbed. Super rear. Slightly soft in topline. His proportions and balance are really good. RCC & BV


2nd: 3400 HIRST, Miss Natalie & HIRST, Mrs Janet Ranglewood Lantana at Kejana


He is bigger, longer and carrying lots of coat. Liked his head which is long and conical. Plenty of neck. Well sprung ribs. Accurate on the move.




Special beginners b (3,1)



Liked her size and she has nice proportions. Long and fem in head. Lengthy neck. She has quite a good front. Better topline than 2. She could have a better underline. Moderate rear. Moved quite well. BSB


2nd: 3422 WEDGE, Mr Michael Dolan Summertime Blues


Like the size of this fem b. She has a v good head. Medium neck. Could have a bit more hind angulation good forechest.



Minor puppy b (3,1)




V much a baby and coat at an in between stage. She has a fem head. Long neck well made front. Well ribbed. She is just a little long in back. V good rear. Liked her stride and shape on the move.


2nd: 3393 FOLEY, Ms Cindy Beauty Long


Nicely marked silver dapple.. She has a long and fem head. Good neck and front. Well spring ribs. Lacks hind angulation and is a bit high at the rear at the moment. Not the movement of 1.


Puppy b. Ne


Junior b (3,1)




Really lovely young b, just has a tendency to sink at the rear when stood. She has a super head. Long neck. Well laid shoulder with good upper arm and forechest. Well sprung ribs which go well back. Slightly long in loin. Super rear. Would like better feet. Super on the move with a long easy stride holding an excellent outline. RCC


2nd: 3397 GARLICK, Miss E A Ranglewood Islay


Like her size and she has a super head. Lengthy neck. Slightly forward in shoulder, which is reflected when she moves. Well sprung ribs. Topline is ok. She has enough hind angulation.


Yearling b (3)


3. Very different bitches.


1st: 3392 FOLEY, Ms Cindy LoggetaWynn ByMyles


Liked her for size and correct coat. When she got settled went well. Fem in head. Lengthy neck, a bit heavy over the shoulders. Level topline. Good rear.


2nd: 3403 MCNAUGHTON, Ms Lesley cedavoch evil on my mind


Heavier type of b, rather proud of her tail. She has a v good head. Long neck. Also a bit heavy over the shoulder. Well sprung ribs. Would like her shorter in back. V good rear.


3rd: 3402 LEWIS, Ms Belinda Jane Mimosa Rude


Post grad b  (4,1)




Good size, fem b. Lengthy head. Enough neck. She is well balanced in her angulation. Good forechest. Lengthy keel. Could be firmer in topline. Won class quite easily.


2nd: 3401 COLMAN, Miss Elizabeth Hannah Hannah Red


She has the most super Dachshund head. Lengthy neck. Quite a good front. Decent rear. Needs a better underline.


3rd: 3421 WEDGE, Mr Michael Dolan Private Dancer



Limit b (3,1)


1st: 3406 METCALFE-BILGIN, Mrs S Metadale Margarita


Preferred the outline and proportions of this b over 2. She is fem but could be stronger in head. Long neck. Well laid shoulder, good upper arm and forechest. Well sprung ribs. Level topline. Could be firmer in hind action.


2nd: 3407 PIKE & CARTER, Mrs & Mrs Julie & Ashlie Zarcrest Angelina Jolie At Breezelyn


Liked her head. She has a long neck. Slightly heavy in shoulder. V good rear. She is just a bit long in back and I would prefer more ground clearance.


Open b (5,1)


1st: 3409 ROBERTS, Mr D Swansford Glendadora


She is super for size and proportions. Fem in head which is long. Dark, almond eyes. Long neck. Well laid shoulder. Would like a longer upper arm and better feet. Well sprung ribs that go well back. Super rear. Accurate out and back. CC, congratulations on new Champion.




Like her a lot and very typical. She has a good head. Not the shoulder of 1. She could have better feet. Super body and holds a level topline. Liked her outline on move, but a tendency to tummy tap at the rear.


3rd: 3398 GEESON, Miss Elizabeth Ch Abydachs Fire In Her Soul


Veteran B. ne



Jeff Horswell