I would very much like to thank the committee of the Lancashire & Cheshire Dachshund Association for inviting me to judge at their show, I thoroughly enjoyed my judging, with some lovely dogs to go over.
Veteran Dog or Bitch
1. Mrs JF Geeson, CH/BEL/Lux/INT CH Abydachs Giving Off Sparks, A lovely 7-year-old bitch with a good head and nice dark eyes, excellent reach of neck, very proudly carried making a beautiful outline, in good body and well ribbed up, good soft coat with plenty of feathering, very good free flowing parallel movement and a level topline. Best Bitch and BVIB and later went BVIS.
1. Mrs IA Cook & Mrs PM Rhodes, Abydachs Free Spirit For Bournder, 9-month-old with a good head and a good reach of neck, good front with well-placed shoulders, good body and well ribbed up, and moved well.
1. Mr. D Roberts, CH Swansford Gregorydor, Lovely young dog with a fabulous outline, good head with a strong jaw, nice eyes and correct placed ears, good front with straight feet, good reach of neck carried proudly on the move, good body with well laid shoulders and well ribbed up, in good coat, and very good parallel movement keeping a level topline. Best Dog and BOB and later went RBIS.
2. Miss AH Geeson, Abydachs Return of The Night, 9-month-old puppy with a lovely head of good proportions, correct front with well-placed shoulders, good body and well ribbed, good muscling on rear thighs and very good movement. BPD and BPIB.
Post Graduate Dog. Absent
1. K Paskins, Kindeace Texas Ranger, nicely balanced dog in very good coat, good head, good front with well placed feet, good shoulder placement, well ribbed and good movement.
1. Mr LJ Cross, Loggeta Trouble In Texas, good head with well placed dark eyes, strong jaw with good teeth, good front with well placed shoulders, good body, well ribbed and a good underline, good true movement. RBD.
2. K Paskins, Cedavoch Itís Taboo At Kindeace, Nice head with a good mouth and strong jaw, good muscle and nicely balanced outline, preferred the movement of 1.
1. L MCHNAUGHTON, Cedavoch Spellbound, 10-month-old puppy with a very nice head, nice dark eyes, well placed shoulders and good reach of neck, good body and a lovely soft coat and moved well.
C Foley, Loggeta Wynn By Myles, Fourteen-month-old bitch with a nice head, strong jaw and good teeth, in good body and well ribbed up and moved well.
Post Graduate Bitch
1. Mr A Whitfield-Roberts, Swansford Gleighdora, a very nice young bitch with a good head and a lovely reach of neck, good front with correct feet placing, well placed shoulder, very good body and well ribbed up, well-muscled and a level topline, very good parallel movement.
Limit Bitch. No Entries
1. Miss EH Geeson, CH Abydachs Fire In Her Soul, very nice bitch with a lovely soft coat, good head and nice almond shaped dark eyes, strong jaw and good teeth, well placed shoulders, good body and well ribbed up, well-muscled and nicely balanced, very good true movement. RBB.