Dachshund (Smooth Haired)
Judge: Mrs C Dare
MPD (1) Armstrong’s Lauralee Lloyd George. Substantial puppy, is quite altogether already. Tight throughout. Moved out well.
LD (4) 1 Hunt’s D’Arisca Class Distinction at Carpaccio JW. Well proportioned choc. Good head, good length of neck and well laid shoulders. Good length and depth. Moved true. Res CC. 2 McNaughton’s Cedavoch High Treason. Similar type as the winner, not quite as balanced. 3 McCarthy’s Seatris Lacedd with Success.
OD (6) 1 Cooper’s Ch Sontag Savour the Flavour JW. Superb dog of correct size. Refined head, correct eye and well laid shoulders. Strong topline, correct length to height. Propelled himself round the ring and never faultered. CC. 2 Norton’s Ch Matzell Mateus. Another lovely type. Tight front, elbows tucked right in. Strong hindquarters and tight bunchy feet. 3 McNaughton’s Aust Ch & Ch Nicholyev the Hobbit (Imp).
MPB (6) 1 Passey’s Dorysa Moondust over Cagebrook. Well proportioned and balanced for one so young. Moved very well. 2 Furber’s Dorysa Rioja. Another nice baby, they both just need time to settle and mature. 3 Punter’s Roleta Returned to Sender Welcumen.
PB (4) 1 Turner’s Rafthouse Read My Lips. My notes say ‘wow’, what a beautiful girl. Everything about her screams quality. Superb head, correct shoulder and topline never faulters. She moves completely in one piece. No exaggeration anywhere. Wish she was mine - CC and Best of Breed. 2 McNaughton’s Cedavoch Aarwen. Slightly larger bitch. Good length, head and eye correct. Kept a good outline on the move. 3 Mitchell and Magrath’s Dubrys Lady Chattydachs.
JB (3) 1 Hinwood and Little Longmel Double Trouble. Very sound and very elegant. Suoerb head with correct eye, kept a good outline. Strong hindquarters. 2 Dalgety’s Thundergay Bohemienne. Good head and expression. Firm topline, well angulated hindquarters. 3 Punter’s Welcumen Kiss N Tell.
PGB (5) 1 Hunt’s CarpaccionTanzanite JW. Nice sized compact bitch. Good head, tight front. Moved out true both front and behind. Res CC. 2 Bethel’s Hampdach Calypso Girl. Similar to the winner, just preferred the hindquarters of the winner. 3 Hitchen’s Ashihna Fiamma.
LB (6) 1 Bethel’s Hampdach Spellcaster. Lovely bitch with excellent forechest, good depth of ribbing and strong hindquarters. Handled with kindness as were all by this exhibitor. 2 Turner’s Marictur Miss Midnight. Well balanced bitch, lovely head and eye. Kept a good topline and moved well. 3 Furber’s Dorysa Dyddanwy.
OB (5) 1 McNaughton’s Aust Ch & Ch Nicholyev Galadriel (Imp). Lovely head. Excellent forechest, good depth of ribbing. Topline strong, as were hindquarters. 2 Cooper’s Sontag Single Minded. Very elegant head and expression. Good firm topline and moved out well. 3 Dalgety’s Thundergay Lady Be Good.