Venue: The Malvern Showground, Malvern,Worcs WR13 6NW
Judge: Miss S Dandy
Entries: 117 making 112
Best Of Breed: CH Tarkaswell Double Agent JW ShCM
DCC: Tythrop Timepiece
RBCC: Tythrop Turn Back Time
Best Puppy: Benattivo Fire Flower
Entries: 0 Absentees: 0
Entries: 7 Absentees: 2
1st - Southash Deputy Sheriff At Smurfski (Mr J Yore)
Smart youngster who scored in movement, moved out well with drive and tracked best in class. Masculine head of good proportion with strength of muzzle, moderate neck into a clean wither with firm topline held well on the move, balanced with good underline and a length of body, ribbed back. Has quality and is very sound. Well presented in good grizzle coat.
2nd - Hawcoat Mr Fixit (Mrs E J & Miss R C Larner)
Essentially masculine, narrow B/T built on racy lines. Lovely typical head and expression with good ear set and nice reach of neck into soundly constructed forehand. Balanced overall with narrow body, handles well. Well made, racy hindquarters with hocks well let down used to advantage on the move. Moved freely and soundly with good reach and drive.
3rd - Tufterslodge Tea For Two (Ms J M Woollacott)
Res - Brumberhill Breitling (Mr T & Mrs K Kelly)
VHC - Shiftyfox To The Victor (Mr V J Pearce)
Entries: 7 Absentees: 2
1st - Brumberhill Back T'future (Mr S A Mcpherson)
Winner of a strong class. Striking B/T boy with plenty of style, presenting a lovely outline. Handsome, typical head of excellent proportion and expression. Good neck into a cleanly defined wither, with correctly proportioned front assembly, balanced with well-constructed muscular but racy hindquarters with second thigh, and well let down strong firm hocks used to great effect on the move. Has a good length of body, firm topline, good croup and tailset, balanced with lovely underline, a length of rib and strong loin. Impressed me moving, demonstrating free and easy movement with a ground covering stride, holding his topline on the move. Presented in immaculate order with quality coat. Was a serious contender today, just needs a little time.
2nd - Karison Kosta (Miss K Johnson)
Well made, classy youngster who scores in outline and balance with a super typical head and expression. Lovely reach of neck into wither, sound topline equally matched with good underline, firm loin. Pleasing overall type of sound make and shape with well-constructed balanced quarters. Positive and sound mover, moved out well in profile, just needs to settle more on the move. Good grizzle coat.
3rd - Dandyhow Galloping Gourmet JW (Mrs K Irving)
Res - Cymro Jack of Rhozzum (Mrs M Sharp)
VHC - Orangebox Dark Energy (Mr M & Mrs T Anscombe)
Entries: 5 Absentees: 0
1st - Baywillow Blueprint (Mrs G Hyslop & Mrs M Reeves)
Another quality youngster with much to like. Soundly constructed B/T with an appealing masculine head of good proportions and expression with short, strong muzzle. Good neck, shoulders and front balanced with well angulated racy hindquarters. Narrow body with a good length of rib. Displayed plenty of power on the move, with a ground covering stride in profile using his hindquarters to great effect and holding his topline well. Good pelt and jacket, standing on good legs, bone and feet.
2nd - Roxambor Magical Timepiece (Mr B J & Mrs A E Read)
Nicely made grizzle, with good head and expression, lovely reach of neck into very good forehand assembly. Balanced in outline, with a sound flowing topline, croup and tailset matched with a good underline with a length of body. Angulated hindquarters with turn of stifle and hocks well let down, used to advantage on the move. Moved out very soundly, covering the ground well in profile.
3rd - Irton Mountain Dew (Mr D & Mrs A Fryer)
Res - Carrock Carnegie (Ms J Fawcett)
VHC - Alcumlow Parsley (Mr P, Mrs B & Miss R Barber)
Entries: 3 Absentees: 0
1st - Onthill Aramis (Mr R & Mrs A Ramus)
B/T good for type and scores in size and balance. Best mover in class, sound and true both tracking and in profile, retaining his topline on the move. Attractive head of good proportions with keen expression with a good neck into wither, firm topline and good underline. Body well balanced with angulated quarters. Good legs, bone and feet, presented in good coat and condition.
2nd - Cedarhill Stargazer JW ShCM (Miss A Speake & Mr H S Speake)
Essentially masculine grizzle with a typical head, strength of muzzle and a good reach of neck. Nice make and shape and presented in excellent well-toned condition with good legs, feet and bone. Balanced in outline, with firm topline and good tailset matched with a good underline. Sound forehand, angulated muscular hindquarters and hocks well let down. Moved out well in profile. Well presented.
3rd - Glebeheath Smash N'grab (Mrs L.M.I & Mr A.M. Jordan-Smith)
Entries: 8 Absentees: 0
1st - Hawcoat Lord George (Mrs E J & Miss R C Larner)
Extremely sound light grizzle, stood out with his free and easy movement, excellent ground covering stride with drive in profile and accurate tracking. Appealing masculine head of good proportions and expression with good reach of neck set into a soundly constructed forehand. Correct topline and tailset held well on the move, balanced overall with a length of body and ribs carried back into firm loin, standing on good legs & neat feet with nice bone. Very good coat and pelt.
2nd - Gameway Mcvitie JW (Mrs P Clark)
Keen showman, full of type and well presented with a super harsh grizzle coat with thick pelt. Attractive, typical head and expression. Moderate and really balanced in outline with angulated quarters, correct topline, croup and tailset matched by good underline, good bone, feet and hocks. Makes a pleasing picture, striding out well in profile with good drive and tracked true. Handles well, in fit order.
3rd - Question Master (Mrs S Waller)
Res - Otterwood Caius JW ShCM (Mr M J & Mrs J M Hollingsbee)
VHC - Bristoc Rock The Boat at Bluebabel (Mr K P & Mrs N B Yates)
Entries: 12 Absentees: 3
1st - Tythrop Timepiece (Mrs J L Lee)
Has all the qualities to easily do a day’s work and follow a horse. Appealed greatly for his type and ideal size being masculine but moderate. Really good to go over and presented in a fit, honed condition, with his superb blue and tan jacket he looked a picture standing and did not disappoint on the move. Has a classic head of good proportions with super reach of neck into an excellent topline and tailset, held so well on the move, a superb underline with lovely narrow body, good ribbing, easily spanned. Everything flows on this boy with well-matched soundly constructed quarters, good legs and feet with excellent pasterns and hocks to finish the picture. Plenty of power on the move using his racy but strong backend to great effect to give drive. In great form. DCC, his third I believe, well deserved.
2nd - Borderella Day Tripper JW ShCM (Mrs P South)
Smart grizzle, scores in outline and balance and presented in super coat and condition, good for type. Appealing masculine head of good proportions and expression with lovely reach of neck into a clean wither and excellent topline, held well on the move matched with good underline. Sound well angulated forehand with a good layback of shoulder and length in upper arm, balanced with well-constructed muscular hindquarters with second thigh, standing on good legs and feet with nice bone. Liked his moderate size and in fit order, makes a pleasing overall picture. Very sound and true mover both tracking and in profile RDCC
3rd - Irton Morse Code JW (Mr & Mrs D Fryer)
Res - Ir CH Ploughdown Plato (Mr E & Dr M Armstrong)
VHC - CH Cobstoneway River Magic JW ShCM (Miss C Spencer)
Entries: 3 Absentees: 1
1st - Benattivo Fire Flower (Mrs S J & Mr C P Girling)
Promising grizzle puppy of nice make, shape and size, built on racy bodylines with a pleasing head and expression. Narrow with a good length of body, firm topline, good croup and tailset, balanced with lovely underline, ribbed well back. Sound well angulated forehand, balanced with well-constructed racy hindquarters with second thigh, standing on good legs and feet with nice bone and let down hocks. Has quality and is very sound, moved out in profile with reach and drive and tracked true. BP
2nd - Southash Finding Bliss (Mr J & Mrs I M Southam)
Grizzle puppy of a pleasing size, well balanced overall, tracked very true. Feminine headed puppy with good neck, shoulders and front. Well balanced quarters, with a sound topline and tailset with thick carroty tail, standing on good straight legs, nice bone and feet. In her underclothes today.
Entries: 7 Absentees: 1
1st - Brackenfell Jitter Bug At Dassett (Mrs S Spafford)
Well-proportioned classy grizzle bitch of a lovely moderate size, balanced in outline with very well angulated quarters. Feminine, with an appealing head and expression, soundly constructed forehand assembly with layback of shoulder, a good neck into wither and correct topline matched with an excellent underline with a length of body, ribbed back and firm loin. Impressed me most in this class with her positive and sound movement, covering the ground in profile with accurate tracking.
2nd - Hawcoat Ugogirl (Mrs E J & Miss R C Larner)
Smart B/T of nice make and shape, with good jacket. Appealing head and expression with a reach of neck. Balanced quarters with a sound forehand assembly, lovely firm topline, croup and tailset, a length of body, ribbed back with strength in loin. Another promising bitch who moved out very well in profile around the ring.
3rd - Chesterton Caboodle (Mr A J & Mrs W Mooney)
Res - Nantcoch Mathilde (Mrs J M Phillips)
VHC - Colourbox Orange Pippin With Swingwing (Mrs G & Mr & Mrs G Cove Print & Fordham)
Entries: 11 Absentees: 6
Close decision between three promising, quality bitches.
1st - Imperterrito Agenda By Borderella (Mrs P South)
Nicely made youngster who moved out well around the ring, she particularly caught my eye with her ground covering stride in profile, and tracked the best in this class. Good head, skull and expression with moderate neck into a well angulated forehand with layback of shoulder and length in upper arm. Sound topline, croup and tailset. She scores in size and balance, with well-matched quarters standing on good legs & neat feet, presenting a clean outline.
2nd - Brankell Double Or Quits (Mr P Brannan & Miss M Kelly)
Another well-made bitch, full of type with pleasing lines, presented in a good grizzle jacket and pelt. Attractive head and expression, with a reach of neck into soundly constructed forehand and firm topline with well-set on carroty tail. Balanced overall with a good underline, length in body and angulated hindquarters with turn of stifle and hocks well let down giving good drive. Sound, ground covering free movement.
3rd - Picer Flora Mcivor JW (Mr G & Mrs S Pickering)
Res - Akenside Eyebright At Lexmar (Mr & Mrs Hayes)
VHC - Fehmarn River Ranger (Mrs J Morton Shaw)
Entries: 9 Absentees: 0
1st - Irton Scotch Mist (Mr D & Mrs A Fryer)
Stylish bitch with much to like, presenting a shapely, clean outline, well-honed and in fit order. Soundly made feminine red grizzle of pleasing size with well-balanced angulated quarters standing on good legs and feet with moderate bone. Nice type overall with appealing head of good proportion and expression, with a lovely reach of neck into clean wither, correct topline croup and tailset. Has quality and is very sound. Moved out well with good stride in profile and tracked very true.
2nd - Imperterrito Agenda By Borderella (Mrs P South)
Placed first in Junior.
3rd - Ianteg Red Rubi JW ShCM (Miss S Ritchie)
Res - Bardenfox Pussy Galore JW (Mr K H & Mrs D Moore)
VHC - Otterwood Domina Candesco JW (Mr M J & Mrs J M Hollingsbee)
Entries: 13 Absentees: 5
1st - Tarkaswell Doctor's Orders JW (Mrs C E Sansom)
Feminine grizzle with style and quality, presenting a clean balanced outline. Liked her overall moderation and size. An appealing head with typical expression, length of neck into good topline with defined wither. Pleasing body proportions with soundly constructed well balanced quarters, straight legs, nice bone and feet. Correct underline, ribbed back with good length and firm loin. In fit, toned condition with good coat and pelt. Moved out freely with forward reach in profile, covering the ground really well.
2nd - Dassett Tiggiwinkle (Mrs S Spafford)
Another well-made grizzle bitch of pleasing size and proportions. Typical head and expression with moderate neck into a clean wither, excellent firm topline, defined croup and well-set on carroty tail. Well-balanced quarters with very sound forehand assembly, a well laid shoulder and length in upper arm. Moved out soundly and tracked particularly well. Liked her for type, in good condition with a thick double coat.
3rd - Brumberhill Bollinger For Chesterton (Mr A J & Mrs W Mooney)
Res - Lexmar Mercury Midas Touch (Mr & Mrs Hayes)
VHC - Argentail Titania by Onthill (Mr R & Mrs A Ramus)
Entries: 15 Absentees: 3
1st - Clevepark Dazzle (Mr J L Parkes OBE)
Attractive head and expression on this smart grizzle bitch with a reach of neck into an excellent forehand, correct layback of shoulder and cleanly defined wither, balanced with an angulated hindquarter, hocks well let down giving good drive. Liked her overall moderation, she scores in size and balance. Stood out on the move in this class, she extended well in profile, covering the ground with ease. Well presented with good coat and pelt.
2nd - Smalesmouth Skylark (Mrs J Roberts)
Light grizzle bitch of nice make and shape with narrow bodylines, who also moved around the ring with ease. A feminine otter head of good proportion and expression. Sound flowing topline, croup and tailset with a length of body, excellent ribbing and firm loin. Used her well-made hindquarters with good turn of stifle to give drive in profile, a free and easy mover. Balanced overall with well-matched angulated quarters standing on good legs with moderate bone. Active and in fit condition, handles well.
3rd - Otterbobs Xolana (Mr J R & Mrs H Gilpin)
Res - Thistlestone Ms Money Penny (Mr S Whisker & Miss J May)
VHC - Ploughdown Persephone (Miss C Spencer)
Entries: 12 Absentees: 3
I awarded both these bitches first placings as youngsters and they have certainly fulfilled their promise. Both are top drawer.
1st - CH Tarkaswell Double Agent JW ShCM (Mrs C E Samsom)
Stylish and feminine grizzle, with a confident ring presence, presented immaculately in a fit, honed condition. Pleasing size and balanced proportions with a shapely, clean outline. Most attractive classic head and expression, lovely reach of neck into a cleanly defined wither and correctly proportioned front assembly. So well put together with a super topline, equally matched with an excellent underline, a length of rib and firm loin, everything flows on this bitch with well-matched soundly constructed quarters and good legs and feet to finish the picture. Impressed on the move with accurate tracking both fore and aft and a good ground covering stride with great forward reach and drive in profile, holding a firm topline & tailset on the move. BCC & BOB
2nd - Tythrop Turn Back Time (Mrs J L Lee)
A real showgirl with great charisma, presented in excellent order with a superb harsh pinwire coat of correct blue and tan colour. Well proportioned, typical head with good eye and expression and lovely reach of neck. Liked her for size and type, narrow with a good length of body, firm topline, good croup and tailset, balanced with lovely underline, a length of rib and strong loin. Sound well angulated forehand balanced with super well-constructed hindquarters and a second thigh, standing on good legs and feet with nice bone and well let down hocks. Moves out so well demonstrating superb economical drive with forward reach in profile, covering the ground with ease. Nice to go over, fit and active, like her litter brother has the qualities to do a day’s work. RBCC
3rd - Brumberhill Bang Tidy
Res - CH Nantcoch Ffion JW ShCM (Mrs J M Phillips)
VHC - Smalesmouth Skype (Mrs J Roberts)