Critique - Judge - Tania Gardner (Danwish)
What a lovely day to judge dogs at this very well run show . Thank you to my efficient stewards . It was a very hot day so I tried not to keep the dogs standing about too long .
Puppy (2,0 )
1st Parsons , Braidmount Lady Of The Lake
A young lady who is at the top end of puppy , Her construction is good , nothing overdone . She has a sweet expression , her neck flows into her well set shoulders , her front and rear angulation balanced and when she moves she is true coming and going . Shown in good coat and well handled by her owner . Happy to award her Best Puppy .
2 Ashley Turner , Jonola Magic Moment
1st Gratton , Bardonhill Snow Wolf With Glenlaine
This young man is looking well , he has a lovely type of head with a correct dark eye giving a soft expression . He has all the qualities to mature into a good dog . I liked how he stood over the ground , good layback of shoulder , with a gentle slope to his topline and a good tailset , on the move he is collected and I liked the way he used his tail . He has a super dark coat of excellent quality for his age .
2nd Gratton , Bardonhill Ice Diamond With Glenlaine
1st Nicholls , Romarne Under Orders JW
A nice young dog whom I really like for type , he won a lovely class . Super head , dark eye with well set ears and he looks at you with a " typical " cheeky Irish expression , His topline flows no lumps or bumps , lovely clean arched neck and correct front assembly and although still needs time to mature in body he is well ribbed back , Good rear angulation which he uses well on the move , straight and true with good footfall . Presented in a good coat and lovely muscular order . Has a lovely relationship with his handler .
2nd Hall Glennara Never Can Tell ,
3rd Gratton , Bardonhill Snow Wolf With Glenlaine
Post Grad (3,0 )
1st Hoskins , Sandstream Just A Breeze
I have judged this boy before and what a difference this time , his handler has improved immensely , she now shows him to his true potential , a beautiful headed dog with a lovely rich dark coat . Nothing overdone , balanced and correct in his construction Good layback of shoulder and stands on lovely tight feet . He held his topline well and moved steady and correct . Well done .
2nd Gilbert , Joanmas Perfect Lullaby
3rd Pullen , Seowns Brilliant
Open (4,0 )
What a super class of male dogs . All shown in excellent coat and presented beautifully
1st Wilkins , MargaretWoods Gobstopper JW ShCM
A lovely headed dog , lots of work with super raised brows , masculine but soft expression, deep though his chest and well ribbed back . His strong back end is well angled and he stands on good feet . He has a beautiful coat of excellent quality and was presented spot on . On the move he has a good length of stride and uses his tail really well . He showed a little more verve than the 2nd place dog and this is what eventually won him the Class . I was delighted to award him BOB .
2nd Richardsons Kirkavagh Hernando ShCM
I have judged this boy and done him well before . He is put together really well and has a beautiful head . Shown as always in very good order . RBOB
3rd Williams , Kirkavagh Wayward Lad
Irish Red & White Setters
Junior (2,2 )
Post Grad (4,1)
1st Barrett Rustasha Golden Riviera
2 year old male , strong young dog who he has a masculine head and a kind eye which gives him a soft expression . Good layback of shoulder and good angles front and rear . Well sprung rib cage . His coat is nicely marked and he was presented well . He could drop a little weight , which will improve his outline . He is a good dog and I am sure as their partnership develops they could do well in the ring . RBOB
2nd Bailey , Rustasha Golden Rhythm
3rd Rockwell , Bodhidharma The Sorcerer
Open (5, 1 )
1st Barry , Rustasha Golden Rapper JW ,
Litter brother to my RBOB , lovely quality young man who presents a nice outline stood , good substance and correct oval bone , he has a lovely head with a good expressive eye and well set ears , strong arched neck flowing into correct layback of shoulders . Good depth and length through his rib cage . Used his well angled rear to good use on the move holding his topline well . Pleased to award him BOB .
2nd Barry , Rustasha Rhapsody In Red
3rd Walpole , Lovenjoel Ice Cool