Critique - Judge: Mrs Teresa Gisby (Suteresett)

I would like to thank every exhibitor for giving me such an enjoyable day enabling me to judge a really quality entry. Having to make some hard decisions, on another day the story could be different.

 Veteran Dog (4,1)

1st Cohen’s Caispern Vilette With Shushana JW ShCM, masculine head, good reach of neck leading into well placed shoulders, deep chest well set back, strong powerful quarters which he used so well as he moved round the ring with drive.

2nd Ashley-Turners Baibreeze Fred Astaire pleasing head with kind eye straight front, deep chest shorter coupled than first good bend of stifle moved well.

3rd Pullen’s Seowns Argyle

 Minor puppy Dog (4)

1st Sturrocks’s Forfarian I'm Sexy An I Know It, well balanced puppy, lovely head with a dark eye and soft expression good front, has plenty of bone, clean neck and shoulders very pleasing topline, well bent stifle with short hocks moved well holding himself well, lovely boy.

2nd Stuart & Ritchie-Smith Gwendariff The Big Atraxion Another nice youngster, well balanced puppy with pleasing head and good stop. Good reach of neck into well laid shoulders, gently sloping topline, well- muscled hindquarters which he used well on the move.

3rd Cox’s Tiroen Too Hot To Handle

 Puppy Dog (7,1)

1st Mitchells Amblin 's Sweet William, what a handsome young man this one is. Well balanced head with correct planes, dark expressive eye, lovely raised eyebrows. Straight front and neat feet, clean neck and correct shoulders, good depth of chest, strong quarters with well bent stifles, pleasing topline which when he settled held well on the move also covered the ground well, will watch his career with interest BPIB and was pleased to see him shortlisted in the last 8 in the group.

2nd Sturrocks’s, Forfarian I'm Sexy An I Know

3rd Stuart & Ritchie-Smith Gwendariff The Big Atraxion

 Junior Dog (8)

1st Naylor, Morrison & Greenan’s Anlory Keltic Blue Sky JW, lovely upstanding and eye catching young boy, nice head has plenty of work, dark eye with a kind expression. Excellent front with good strong bone and tight feet, good reach of neck leading into well placed shoulders, deep chest ribs well sprung, strong well- muscled quarters that he used well on the move keeping his fabulous topline, like him a lot with his dark rich coat.

2nd Holley’s Wynjill Well I Am, another lovely boy not quite as mature as 1st but still has all the essentials, lovely head, good length of neck flowing into clean shoulders, well sprung ribs well back, stifles well bent moved well another one to watch.

3rd Boutell & Humprey’s, Ixia All Being Well

Yearling Dog (3)

3 very nice youngsters in this class

1st Stewart & Ritchie-Smith’s Gwendariff Whippersnapper JW, Very eyecatching young fellow with striking topline, nice head with equal planes, excellent straight front plenty of forechest well sprung ribs with plenty of lung and heart room, strong muscular loin, hindquarters well- muscled and powerful with short strong hocks which enabled him to stride out with reach and drive, and was a pleasure to watch and a lovely dog to handle.

2nd Tuite’s Riverwood Kazatchok With Porschet (Imp) JW lovely head the most appealing expression, clean neck flowing into well laid shoulders, gently sloping topline, well bent stifles, moved well with good tail action.

3rd Gratton’s Bardonhill Moon River Flows Into Glenlaine JW

Novice (5)

1st Kennedy’s Glennara Sagittare, can’t believe this chap is still in this class he has the most handsome of heads with raised eyebrows, dark eyes with the kindest of expressions. Straight front with plenty of bone, well arched neck into clean shoulders, gently sloping topline, sweeping bend of stifle his coat is rich and dark, moved out well holding his top line.

2nd Holley’s Wynjill Well I Am

3rd Cooke’s Caskeys Chancer

Post Grad Dog (16)

1st Mugford’s Lynwood Lark In The Dark JW, I was pleasantly surprised with this youngster, nice head and expression raised brows and correct eye shape, straight front with excellent bone and cat like feet. Good angulation to upper arm. Deep chest and well sprung ribs, slightly sloping topline well bent stifle with short hock, moved soundly and with drive and lashing tail.

2nd Cohen’s Caispern Lorenzo With Shushana JW another nice boy longer cast than 1, handsome well chiselled head, dark eye with soft expression, good neck and shoulders, well sprung rib with plenty of heart and lung room, good rear angulation with well-muscled hindquarters. Seems to give his handler a hard time, moved really well holding lovely top line which he tended to lose a bit when stacked.

3rd Wick’s Glennara Molinard

Limit Dog (16, 1)

1st Hogarth’s Avacet Snow Drift, what a lovely boy in full bloom he has the most gorgeous head with good proportions, dark eye and kind expression. Good reach of neck with well angulated shoulders with a good return of upper arm, well sprung ribs with plenty of heart and lung room, strong well angulated quarters, pleasing top line, sweeping bend of stifle with short hocks and well-muscled quarters with excellent width of second thigh. Moved well with style, pulled out all the stops today and I was delighted to award him the CC which gave him his title. Well Done!

2nd Decoster’s Vicary's Keykeeper , a young dog in this class but he held his own, he possesses the most handsome of heads, a strong slightly arched neck flowing into well laid clean shoulders, straight front with tight feet, good depth of brisket, the most pleasing of top lines, well bent stifle with strong well-muscled hindquarters which helped him move effortlessly around the ring with power in his stride it was a pleasure to watch, one of the best movers of the day just missed out today on maturity but his time will come I am sure.

3rd Ciechonska’s Copper's Champagne On Ice At Aoibheanne JW (Imp)

Open Dog (9)

1st Gardeners SH CH Riqitta Authentic, this dog is now at his prime he possesses a masculine head without any coarseness, has a dark eye and well raised brow, good muscular slightly arched neck flowing through into well laid shoulders with good front angulation deep chest sprung and carried well back to muscular loin, strong hindquarters, stifles well bent with plenty of width, moved with drive in full dark rich coat pleased to award him Res CC.

2nd Pullen & Atkins, Harvancourt Harlem At Jacingail another eyecatching dog with super topline, pleasing head with good equal planes, dark eye well set ears correct front with neat feet, plenty of sturnham strong hind quarters moved well.

3rd Decoster’s NL Ch Vicary's Just In Time

Good Citizen Dog (1)

1st Pullens Seowns Argyle stood alone, good head plenty of bone, deep chest, stifle well bent moved ok.

Veteran Bitch (7,4)

1st Boutell’s Sh Ch Ixia Genevieve, beautiful elegant lady all through, sweet head with lovely eye and expression, excellent front, good depth of brisket, good topline and tail carriage moved gracefully with ease a really lovely girl.

2nd Fox’s Satlas Bleau Eyes, another lovely girl unlucky to meet 1 she has many qualities pretty head clean neck & shoulders good angulations moved very well in good coat.

3rd Graydon’s Wyldfire Ceire Of Eringold

Minor Puppy Bitch (8)

1st Wilkin’s Margretwoods C'est La Vie, my notes say naughty but nice good head, dark expressive eye, long lean neck flowing into well laid shoulders, straight front with plenty of bone, good slightly sloping topline with muscular loin, well bent stifles, moved well.

2nd Cox’s Tiroen To The Manor Born, what a lovely baby just six months with the most beautiful head, dark eye with soft expression, well balanced puppy all through, strong hind quarters moved well for one so young.

3rd Longbottom’s & Stewart-Ritchies Gwendariff The Catz Wiskers

Puppy Bitch (8,1)

1st Wilkin’s Margretwoods C'est La Vie

2nd Berry & Morris Brinara Vanity Fair, Elegant youngster with sweet feminine head, correct straight front, good reach of neck into well laid shoulders, pleasing topline correct rear angulation moved well.

3rd Longbottom’s & Stewart-Ritchie, Gwendariff The Catz Wiskers

Junior Bitch

1st Holley’s Wynjill Well Known, what a lovely girl this one is the most feminine of heads with a sweet expression lovely raised eyebrows and low set ears, elegant in profile, clean neck & shoulders, deep chest ribs well sprung. Firm topline with a good tailset, strong well developed hindquarters with short hocks moved with drive. I feel this young lady will go far.

2nd Smith’s Reddins Garbo another lovely young girl unlucky to meet 1 today, pretty well balanced head with dark eye and soft expression, straight front good reach of neck leading to well laid shoulders, good deep chest with good spring of rib well back, well bent stifle and well muscled hindquarters moved soundly holding her topline.

3rd Halls Currowhill Tickle Pink with Glennara

Yearling Bitch (14,6)

1st Holley’s Wynjill Well Known

2nd Stewart-Ritchie Gwendariff Walnut Whip, pleasing head, lovely front assembly with good return of upper arm, clean neck & shoulders well sprung ribs carried well back, strong hind quarters moved with drive, just preferred head of 1 but a very nice girl.

3rd Wilkin’s Bardonhill Hetty Bayliss Among Margretwoods JW

Novice Bitch (6)

1st Holley’s Wynjill Well Known

2nd Wilkin’s Margretwoods C'est La Vie

3rd Berry & Morris Brinara Vanity Fair

Post Graduate Bitch (17,5)

1st Evans & Crockers Neathamill Nerissa, this lovely girl headed a strong class of quality bitches, she has a stunning outline and possesses a lovely head with a dark eye and soft expression. Well laid shoulders, good front angulation, good depth of chest, firm straight topline sloping gently, good croup, strong well- muscled hindquarters which she used so well on the move considered her for top honours.

2nd Condron’s & Mortimer, Covarney Lill'madam I have admired this girl from the ringside and she didn’t disappoint unlucky today to meet 1 in such fabulous condition, she posseses a lovely head with dark eye, good front with neat feet, good reach of neck and correct shoulder placement, very pleasing topline, well bent stifle with good width of second thigh moved well.

3rd Humprey’s Henaleas Carry On Flirting JW

Limit Bitch (15,1)

1st Lohkamp-Sommer & Lohkamps Copper's Bubble Of Joy, what can I say this georgeous happy girl just filled my eye with her beauty, she has the most beautiful head piece with the most appealing eye and quizzical expression with a glint of naughtiness.Well raised brow, long well set ears, neck well arched with good reach. lovely front angulation with plenty of sturnham .Deep chest with good spring of rib well set back with plenty of heart room. lovely topline gently sloping through to well set tail which didn’t stop wagging, sweeping bend of stifle with well- muscled hind quarters and strong hocks moved freely and effortlessly round the ring.I was so pleased to be able to award her the CC her second and BOB.

2nd Naylor & Morrison’s Anlory Carinena JW another quality bitch with pleasing head of good proportions, clean through neck and shoulders, good amount of forechest, well angulated both fore and aft, firm topline with excellent croup & tailset, strong well- muscled quarters which she showed off so well on the move.

3rd Mutch’s Astleyview Summer Fox

Open Bitch (7,1)

1st Naylors & Morrison’s Bardonhill Singing Skies Over Anlory JW very much a lady this one prettiest of heads with soft appealing eye, straightest of fronts, good reach and slight arched neck flowing into well laid back shoulders followed by firm topline through to good tail set.Well bent stifle with short strong hocks, strong in hindquarters moved with drive holding her lovely topline Res CC.

2nd Meadow’s Gwendariff Miss Whiplash JW different type to 1 but still has many qualities well balanced head with raised brow, clean neck and shoulders, straight front with enough forechest, deep chest, ribs well sprung, good bend of stifle with short strong hocks moved well.

3rd Peper’s Dutch Lux Ch Int Ch Weslynn From Askeaton

Good Citizen Bitch

1st Fox’s Settaside Jelly Bean attractive bitch with pleasing topline, pretty head, straight front, deep chest ribs well sprung, stifles well bent moved well.


Teresa Gisby



Windsor 27 June 2013

Judge: Mrs Teresa Gisby (Suteresett)
Entry: 143 Dogs making 164 Entries
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Bitch Challenge Certificate, her second and & Best of Breed was awarded to Nice,
Copper's Bubble of Joy
owned by Mrs Silke Lohkamp-Sommer and Mrs Doris Lohkamp
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The Dog Challenge Certificate,his 3rd,  was awarded to Louis
Sh.Ch.Avacet Snowdrift
Congratulations to his owners Mike and Tricia Hogarth

Other Main Awards
Res.Dog CC: Gardner Sh.Ch. Riqitta Authentic
Res.Bitch CC:Naylor & Morrison Bardonhill Singing Skies over Anlory JW
Best Puppy Dog & Best Puppy in Breed: Mitchell Amblin's Sweet William
Best Puppy Bitch: Wilkins Margretwoods C'est la Vie
Photo kindly supplied by Barbara Gladwish
Congratulations to all the winners

Windsor 27 June 2013 

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