Special Beginner Dog or Bitch (1, 1 Abs)
Minor Puppy Dog
1st: No Entries
Puppy Dog (2)
1st: ROBERTS Swansford Alexador
2nd: BURLEY & WAY Swansford Archerdor
3rd: WEDGE Dolan Tears of a Clown
Junior Dog (1)
1st: GEESON Abydachs Darkest Night
Post Graduate Dog (4)
1st: GEESON Abydachs Return of the Night
2nd: MCNAUGHTON Cedavoch Dark Magic
3rd: EVE Sundayshill Blackberry
Res: WEDGE Dolan Dock of the Bay
Limit Dog (2, 1 Abs)
1st: EVE Sundayshill Benedict
Open Dog (4, 1 Abs)
1st: ROBERTS Ch Swansford Gregorydor
2nd: CROSS Ch Loggeta Trouble in Texas
3rd: BURKE Bonavoir Secret Assignment
Res: DUCHESNE Darsoms Zyrosh of Scandell
Veteran Dog or Bitch (2, 1 Abs)
1st: DUCHESNE Darsoms Zambra of Scandell
Minor Puppy Bitch (2, 1 Abs)
1st: FOLEY Beauty Long
Puppy Bitch (1)
1st: BURLEY & WAY Swansford Almadora
Junior Bitch (1)
1st: MCNAUGHTON Cedavoch Blithe Spirit
Post Graduate Bitch (1)
1st: FOLEY Loggeta Wynn By Myles
Limit Bitch (3, 1 Abs)
1st: MCNAUGHTON Cedavoch Becharmed
2nd: WHITFIELD-ROBERTS Swansford Gleighdora
Open Bitch (6, 3 Abs)
1st: GEESON Ch Abydachs Miraval
2nd: MCNAUGHTON Ch Cedavoch Spellbound
3rd: GEESON Ch Abydachs Fire in Her Soul
I would like to thank the Officers and Committee of the West of England Dachshund association for allowing me the privilege of Judging the Long-Haired Dachshunds at their show.
Class 65. Special Beginners Dog or Bitch: - 1 absentee
Class 66. Minor Puppy Dog No Entries
Class 67. Puppy Dog 3 entries
1st: - 261 ROBERTS - SWANSFORD ALEXADOR. A 9-month-old well-presented red dog with a nice head, good length of neck. A well pronounced fore chest and well laid-back shoulders leading into a good length of ribs and a nice rear angulation, however I would have liked to see him move out with more drive. Res CC
2nd: - 236 BURLEY & WAY - SWANSFORD ARCHERDOR. Another 9-month shaded red boy, I note it is litter brother to the first, and just lacked the maturity of his brother. Once again, a puppy with a lovely head and expression, good front nice shoulders good ribbing and rear angulation moved out well, he will do his owners proud.
3rd: - 264 WEDGE – DOLAN TEARS OF A CLOWN.
CLASS 68. JUNIOR DOG 1 ENTRY
1st: - 246 GEESON MRS J – ABYDACHS DARKEST NIGHT. A lovely dark shaded red 17-month boy who Stood alone in his class, stunning classical expression a good length of neck which fell back to a good shoulder presentation a length of ribs that led to a strong loin, stunning rear angulation that enabled him to move with drive presence around the ring.
CLASS 69. POST GRADUATE DOG 4 ENTRIES
1st: - 244 GEESON MISS E – ABYDACHS RETURN OF THE NIGHT, Another 17month Shaded Red dog, with the stunning movement that I have come to expect from this Kennel, a lovely head and a good front, a nice lay of shoulder again leading to a good length of ribs, short loin carried himself well as he moved with drive, his slightly better presentation over his litter brother was what gained him the CC.
2nd: - 250 MCNAUGHTON Ms L – CEDAVOCH DARK MAGIC. A well-built black and tan boy, with a slightly better front than my first, a lovely shoulder placement, good length of rib and rear angulation however I would have preferred better movement.
3rd 257 REES MRS S- SUNDAYHILL BLACKBERRY
CLASS 70: - LIMIT DOG: 2 ENTRIES 1 ABS
1st 240 EVE MRS S: - SUNDAYSHILL BENEDICT. A red dog with a nice head, a good front, a good length of rib flowing into a short loin. A good front and rear angulation covered the ring well moving with drive.
CLASS 71: - OPEN DOG 5 ENTRIES 1 ABS
1ST 260 ROBERTS MR D: - CH SWANSFORD GREGORYDOR. A nice shaded red dog, with a good carriage, nice head and a good reach of neck, a good length of ribs and good rear angulation, moved well however I would have preferred more drive.
2ND 237 CROSS MR LJ: - CH LOGGETA TROUBLE IN TEXAS.A lighter shaded red than my first, however the two were very similar again a good front, length of rib short loin nice rear angulation, moved well
3rd 233: - BURKE MRS S: - BONAVOIR SECRET ASSIGNMENT
CLASS 72: - VETERAN DOG: - 2DOGS 1 ABS
1st: - 239 DUCHESNE MR.BE & MRS C: - DARSOMS ZAMBA OF SCANDELL. A gentle old man of 8 years, with a good front and length of rib, nice rear angulation moved about the ring with grace. BEST VETERAN
CLASS 73: - MINOR PEPPY BITCH: - 2 DOGS 1 ABS
1st: - 242 FOLEY MS C: - BEAUTY LONG. An 8-month silver dapple bitch, pretty head and a good length of neck. Good front and length of rib, moved round the ring with confidence
CLASS 74: - PUPPY BITCH 1 DOG
1st 235 BURLEY MRS R & WAY MRS S: -SWANSFORD ALMADORA. A pale shaded red bitch of 9 months, more immature than her litter brother lovely head and good front, lovely shoulders, good length of ribs, a short loin, lovely rear angulation which allowed her to move well round the ring, was pleased to give her Best Puppy Bitch and the RCC and I will look forward to watching her career progress.
CLASS 75. JUNIOR BITCH 1 ENTRY
1st MCNAUGHTON MS LESLEY: - CEDAVOCH BLITHE SPIRIT A stunning red bitch, of good size whose good front conformation, length of rib leading into a good length of back, good rear angulation that enabled her to move around the ring with grace and drive, was delighted to award her the CC and Best of Breed, and Her crowning glory subject to KC confirmation
CLASS 76 POST GRADUATE BITCH: - 1 ENTRY
1st 241 FOLEY MS C: - LOGGETA WYNN BY MYLES. A red bitch with a nice head, good front and length of rib, short loin, would have liked to see her move with more drive around the ring.
CLASS 77 LIMIT BITCH 3DOGS 1 ABS
1st 247 CEDAVOCH BECHARMED. A black and tan bitch, with a lovely expression and dark eye, an excellent fore chest a good length of rib, nice short loin and good rear angulation. Moved well on the day considering her challenging behaviour
2nd 265 SWANSFORD GLEIGHDORA, Slightly smaller than first, a red bitch, with a nice shoulder placement, a good length of ribs and rear angulation moved well around the ring however it didn’t have the drive of first
CLASS 78 OPEN BITCH 6 DOGS 3 ABS
A difficult class with 3 stunning dogs
1ST 245 GEESON MRS GF; - CH ABYDACHS MIRAVAL. A red bitch with a nice head and sweet expression, good length of neck leading to a nice shoulder placement and a good front angulation, nice length of ribs, a short loin and a good rear angulation allowing her to move well around the ring with drive
2nd 248. MCNAUGHTON MS LESLEY: - CH CEDAVOCH SPELLBOUND, Another nice shaded red bitch, again with a good front and excellent length of ribs, a good rear angulation covering the ring well as she moved around the ring
3rd Ch Abydachs fire in her soul