Critique - Judge: Jacquie Rorke
My thanks to committee and exhibitors for making me so welcome and sorry for the club as the Association held their” event” on the same day as the club show. All the dogs would have benefitted movement wise to have been outside.
B.O.B.BD. LUCAS SHANDWICK MAGIC MOMENTS VIA AMERLIGHT
R.B.D. TOGIOPOTO ICE GOD AT GLENVARNA.
B.P.D.VISTADOR DESIEL IN THE DUST SUMMERGATE
B.B. R.B.IN SHOW AIOBHEANNES STAY WITH ME
RBBGLENVARNA DORA THE EXPLORER
BPB AND BEST PUPPY GWENDARIFF GUESS WHOS COMING TO NORTHAMBER.
1. Gracies Vistador Desiel in the Dust Summergate (imp CHE)
Well grown baby who stood firm on good feet. Well off for bone, good layback of shoulder pronounced sternum .Lovely rich coat clean over neck and shoulders strong neck. Moved well . BPD
2. French’s Zen Power Diervilla (imp POL) again a lovely puppy with a rich coat. Better 2nd thigh that 1st at the moment . Good tailset and loin. Not such a good mover today.
PUPPY.2ND IN MPD.
1 Collins Fearnley Veuve. Gentle expression. Good sloping topline and tailset. Well laid shoulders strong neck BVD
1 McNeil & Boyd McNeil .Gwendariff Gonna Go For Gold
Balanced youngster stunning in outline, whom I am sure has a great future. Clean over strong neck and shoulders. Dark eye, good stop, low set ears, deep chest with good layback. Probably the best mover in the whole show he moved with drive and enthusiasm. Shame we were not outside lashing tail.
2. Shepherds Casachared Michaelson. Much heavier dog throughout powerful, short coupled. Being inside did him no favours.
YEARLING No Entries
MAIDEN. 2 Owens Bardonhill Snow Warning. Two year old dog good bend of stifle with good width to 2nd thigh, stood on good feet needs time.
1. Gwnedariff Gonna Go For Gold
2. Bardonhill Snow Warning
UNDERGRADUATE DOG 4
(1) 1.Gwendariff Gonna Go For Gold.
3. Collins. Cataluna Spirit of Freedom Deep Chest good over loin and thigh sweet expression, that I know so well. Didn’t move too well.
1.Lucas’s Harreds Hassle With Amberlight JW.
Straight front, arched neck leading into good shoulder placement. Kind expression dark eye good stop. Neat strong feet sloping topline. Moved okay.
2 Holehan’s Longanrish Prosecco. Similar remarks apply to my first placing but preferred front on my winner in this class .
(4) Lucas’s Bardonhill Eternal Flame among Amberlight. Well presented dog in great coat and condition. Lovely outline, good tailset, gentle sloping topline held on the move. Good reach of neck well off for bone. Balanced head.
2. Glaspers Esbrown Lord of the Dance at Denetop. Presented in good hard condition rich dark coat, well shaped head good stop raised brown layback of shoulder gentle sloping topline
1. Swainston & Webster Togiopoto Ice God at Glenvarna
Good reach of neck over sloping shoulders. Good stop and raised brown, deep chest well arched feet sloping topline kind expression , moved with drive.RBD>
2.Riddells Thendara Chasing Girls around Trunorth. Really loved this boy ,good stop raised brow low set ears the best width of second thigh but movement really let him down again if we were outside maybe a different story.
1. Lucas’s Shandwick Magic Moments via Amberlight. Balanced dog and when we took pictures outside it showed such a rich dark gleaming coat. Correct forearm & shoulder angulation Moved so well with tail lashing and with drive B.D and BOB.
2.Glasper’s Eusanit Action Master at Denetop. An expression I know that looked at you with such gentle eyes. Great front and layback of shoulder. Good bend of stifle. Sloping topline.
MINOR PUPPY BITCH4(2)
1. Hinslea’s Gwendariff Guess who’s coming to Northamber
Really loved this baby girl such a sweet feminine head with soft irish quizzical expression the darkest of eyes. Good reach of neck clean over shoulders low set ears leading to a strong loin moved well. Straight and true.
2. Zielinski ‘s Zielrouge etoile. Very difficult to critique this lady owner and dog need guidance and practice.
Gwendariff Guess whos coming to Nothamber
1. Shepherds Brackenfield forget me not. Near 10 year old. Moved happily with tail lashing Lovely head and reach of neck. A pleasure watching her enjoy her day
2.Bradys Reddins Frolic Among Amberlight. A mere youngster at 8 lovely outline in goodcoat and condition.
1. Shepherds Casachared Rose O’Sally Ann. Shorter coupled bitch, good front strength of neck good bone and bend of stifle.
Casachared Rose O’Sally Ann
Novice. As maiden and junior
1. Mr & Mrs French’s Balintyne Just You Just Me. Sweet bitch. Nice outline. Good stop raised brow dark eye good width to second thigh
GRADUATE. 4(1) BB.RBinSHOW Nevitt’s Aiobheannes Stay With Me. Just loved this balanced little bitch. Gentle sloping topline help on the move with lashing tail. Beautiful head with long low set ears melting expression lean muscular neck leading to well laid shoulders. Strong over loin.
2. French’s Balintyne Just You Just Me
1. Holehan’s Ferasheen Primrose Lass. Lovely balanced girl feminine head sweet gentle expression straight front well boned strong over loin thought she would be one of my winners but was very reluctant to move in the challenge
1.Swainston’s Glenvarna Dora The Explorer JW. Showing a very good balanced outline straight front arched neck neat feet dark eye good stop Topline held on the move strong quarters
2.Sloanes Ferasheen Pavanna JW Lovely girl with pleasing head good straight front well laid shoulders.
OPEN 4.(1) Gracie’s Clonageera Walk With me to Summergate.(JW)Sh CM> INT CH IRE. 3 Year old girlie feminine head gentle expression low set ears good reach of neck sloping topline with a sweeping stifle strong loin. Needed more space to show her movement to advantage.
Sloane. Fearnley Fire Ribbon of Ferasheen. Very well developed front on this girl. Good bend of stifle long reach of neck.
North East of England Irish Setter Club
Open Show 1 April 2017
Judge: Jacquie Rorke
Best Dog and Best in Show: Lucas Shandwick Magic Moments Via Amberlight (L)
Best Bitch and Res. Best in Show Nevitt Aoibheanne’s Stay With Me (R)
Best Puppy Bitch and Best Puppy in Show:
Hindslea Gwendariff Guess Who’s Coming to Northamber (R)
Best Veteran Bitch and Best Veteran in Show: Brackenfield Forgetme Not (L)
Best Bitch: Nevitt Aoibheanne’s Stay With Me (L)
Res,Best Bitch: Swainston Glenvarna Dora The Explorer (R)
Best Dog: Lucas Shandwick Magic Moments Via Amberlight (L)
Res. Best Dog: Swainston Togipoto Ice God at Glenvarna (R)
Best Puppy Dog: Gracie Vistador Disiel in the Dust Summergate
Results and photos kindly supplied by Colin Wheeldon