Many thanks to the exhibitors for an “enjoyable” entry, there were a few difficult decisions along the way, still plenty of light eyes around & rear movement needs to improve.

Minor Puppy - Dog Entries: 1 Absentees: 0

1st MELVERLY BULLIT TRAIN (MR K E & MRS W J WILLEY) 8 months, pleasing head & eye shape ample neck body well made with good ribcage well boned legs on good feet moved ok

Puppy - Dog Entries: 3 Absentees: 0
1st MELVERLY DESERT STRIKE OVER ACREGATE (MISS J TRACZ) well balanced youngster good head eyes & depth of muzzle, strong neck, shoulders well placed firm in topline & well coupled in loin, swell rounded quarters giving sound action, shown in lovely coat & condition BPD
2nd BORDACITY BY REQUEST AT POTRAIL (MRS H & MR S MACLEAY) not as forward as 1 but has time, well balanced in head, good depth to chest & firm topline, tail well set, not the strength in quarters as 1 & could not match him in movement.
3rd BAXBALACH RUMOUR HAS IT (MRS F MCGOVERN)

Junior - Dog Entries: 8 Absentees: 0
1st BEATERS BARON WITH TIGERROCK (MRS C L & MRS J M CLARKE & VAREY) 13 months quality dog lovely type, good headpiece expressive eye, moderate reach of neck shoulders well set front straight & well boned, neat feet, hock well let down, shows a good outline both stacked & on the move, well presented moved soundly fore & aft
2nd REUBENS RAZZLE DAZZLE (MRS M C DOWNWARD) lots to like, liked his size, masculine head & kind eye, maturing well in body which has good depth to chest & well ribbed up, well off for bone firm in quarters, moves well with good tail action
3rd ROQFOLLY FOR YOUR EYES ONLY AT NYLIRAM (MR T & MR G H GRAHAM & LAWLER)
Res CARLYQUINN CAN'T WAIT (MRS H COKELL)
VHC BERESFORD BUSTED (MRS T E TOPLISS)

Novice - Dog Entries: 3 Absentees: 0
1st BEATERS BARON WITH TIGERROCK (MRS C L & MRS J M CLARKE & VAREY)
2nd BORDACITY BY REQUEST AT POTRAIL (MRS H & MR S MACLEAY)
3rd BERESFORD BUSTED (MRS T E TOPLISS) have to say a lot to like about this dog but he just did not get his act together in the Junior class …pity

Graduate - Dog Entries: 4 Absentees: 0
1st BARECHO GOLD FEVER AT PEASBLOSSOM (IMP SWE) (MR & MRS D MITCHELL) caught my eye on entering the ring, a very well balanced male lovely head & dark expressive eyes, clean in neck, good chest with plenty of heart room, like his size, not overdone, lovely bone & shown in lovely coat & clean condition, powerful quarters which were evident in his sound movement
2nd ROQFOLLY FOR YOUR EYES ONLY AT NYLIRAM (MR T & MR G H GRAHAM & LAWLER) was 3rd in Junior lovely type clean outline, liked his size & overall balance, firm in topline lovely legs & feet still young & more to come moved well
3rd EASTRIDING CAVALLI AT FREEWAY (MR & MRS J M LILLIE)
Res TORBECK PENRHYN BAY (MRS P WALLIS)

Post Graduate - Dog Entries: 11 Absentees: 2
1st GAOLACHCARA SOMHLTH SH CM (MR & MRS STEVENSON) good type lovely head & eye colour body well developed with good depth & ribs, well off for bone firm topline & strong quarters moved well
2nd MEADOWDALE RIOT IS MADAZA (MISS S D LARGE) on first look around the class thought this dog would be my winner, quality dog of good type & size, lovely head, soft expression another dog of good proportions not too big, good depth & strong loin, thought he was carry too much weight today which cost him the class
3rd TRIMERE TIME TRAIL WITH SANDIEBECK (MRS M & MR S WILDSMITH)
Res PLAIGLEN DREAM DANCER (MR K L & MRS M E MORGAN)
VHC TIVERSTONE CHORISTER BOY (MR M J & MRS J V SHOVEL)

Limit - Dog Entries: 8 Absentees: 1
1st PEASBLOSSOM CHANCE JW (MR & MRS D MITCHELL) all male without coarseness lovely head good eye shape, colour & expression ample neck to firm topline, shoulder well laid back, stands on well boned legs with lovely feet body firm quarters well muscled allowing him to move around the ring with good reach & drive really covering the ground
2nd MEADOWDALE BANJO JW SHCM (MR S & MRS J EYEINGTON) close up to one quality dog of good breed type lovely head & eyes dark with a good expression, impressive in outline which is clean & well balanced with good topline, well off for bone, well furnished which was in lovely condition & well presented moved really well 2 lovely males
3rd GAOLACHCARA OGHMA SH CM (MR & MRS STEVENSON)
Res MOMPESSON FLAWLESS IS MADAZA (MISS S D LARGE)
VHC ROSANNOCH ANSUZ (MR & MRS LINTON)

Open - Dog Entries: 4 Absentees: 0
1st MEADOWDALE ALABAMA SLAMMER AT ACREGATE SHCM (MISS J TRACZ) quality dog of good type super head expressive eyes, strong neck of good length clean in throat, body well balanced in depth & length, elbows well tucked in to deep chest, ample bone & hocks well let down, excellent presentation as always on the move he just flowed around the ring at one with his handler, pleased to award him he 2nd CC
2nd MEADOWDALE CHAOS JW SHCM (MR S & MRS J EYEINGTON) another lovely dog from this breeder who has in my opinion has matured in to a quality exhibit masculine head eyes now darkened nicely, shows balance in outline with good height to length ratio well coupled in loin & body well ribbed up, strong limbs on good feet, quarters well rounded, movement was positive for & after, close decision RCC
3rd GLENBROWS SECRET AGENT FOR KERRIJOY IR JNR CH JNR CW 12 (MRS K BRENNAN)

Veteran - Dog Entries: 1 Absentees: 0
1st SH CH REUBENS SILENT REFLECTION JW (MRS M C DOWNWARD) carries his veteran years well lovely head kindly expression straight front, body mature of good depth well off for bone. Moved well

Minor Puppy - Bitch Entries: 1 Absentees: 0
1st TIVERSTONE COUGAR MOON (MR M J & MRS J V SHOVEL) feminine lots to like good head & eye colour enough neck & well placed shoulders firm in quarters mover ok

Puppy - Bitch Entries: 7 Absentees: 0
1st MELVERLY DELICATIQUE (MR R J SMITH) quality young bitch pleasing head & eye, muscular neck, overall a very balanced picture for one so young, correct topline body deep & well ribbed lovely bone & feet quarters well rounded & hocks were neat & well let down, on the move she was very collected sound fore & after & head & tail held well looks like another future star for this clever breeder B Puppy
2nd ROSANNOCH FORTUNA (MRS E ROSE) Lovely type with good headpiece, kind eye, well bodied with good depth for age, lovely bone & feet shown in excellent coat & condition, confident on the move
3rd CHETRUDA ROYAL PAGENT (MR & MRS C G TAIN)
Res MELVERLY WHAT STYLE (MR K E & MRS W J WILLEY)
VHC BAXBALACH HERES TROUBLE (MRS F MCGOVERN)

Junior - Bitch Entries: 6 Absentees: 2
1st ROQFOLLY MISS MONEYPENNY (MS D EASTWOOD) super bitch really liked her type & style, lovely feminine head kindly eye very well put together, liked her size, a place for everything and everything in its place, presented to perfection, moved soundly for & aft really drives around the ring, was close up for top honours
2nd GLENBROWS HEAVEN SENT TO KERRIJOY (MRS K BRENNAN) good head & expression, strong neck to good topline & tailset, body maturing nicely, good legs & feet moved well
3rd GLENBROWS HONESTY (MRS L HIPGRAVE)
Res CHENETRE FLYTE OF FANTASY (MR A & MRS K A MCMAHON)

Novice - Bitch Entries: 3 Absentees: 0
1st CALVDALE FESTIVITIES (MRS S & MR G J GIBSON) up to size but well balanced pleasant head good length of neck deep well ribbed body, good legs & feet happy mover
2nd EASTRIDING FLEUR DE ROSE (MR G & MRS S C THORNHILL) not the maturity of 1 pleasing type with a feminine head & expressive eyes straight front with ample bone & good feet coat in good order moved well keeping her topline

Graduate - Bitch Entries: 5 Absentees: 1
1st RISELAWROAD COPACABANA FOR BAXBALACH (MRS F MCGOVERN) feminine head good eye colour clean in neck which was of good length straight front well boned legs & good feet level topline held on the move well presented
2nd COBHAY DAHLIA (MESDAMES J & D WILLIAMS & TOUBLIC) feminine bitch with no frills, not as forward as 1 pleasing head & expression moderate turn of stifle happy mover
3rd MOMPESSON ROYAL FLUSH (MR R & MRS J REYNOLDS)
Res EASTRIDING FLEUR DE ROSE (MR G & MRS S C THORNHILL)

Post Graduate - Bitch Entries: 7 Absentees: 0
1st MOMPESSON ROYAL DANCER (MR RW & MRS F JACKSON) one from the top drawer quality bitch of good type liked her overall make & shape lovely size not too big, her head was feminine with good eye & plenty of work in it, strong slightly arched neck, clean throat, shoulders well laid back, straight well boned limbs body deep & well coupled in loin, quarters were strong with good 2nd thigh hocks low & tidy coat in good order, moves soundly fore & aft on a loose lead which is rarely seen RCC
2nd BERESFORD DON'T TEMPT ME (MRS T E TOPLISS) another super bitch who pleased me greatly, lovely type super head & eye ample neck to good topline & tailset, body firm & well ribbed up, lovely legs & feet, movement was sound & true
3rd CALVDALE HEARSAY (MR & MRS M CALVERT)
Res TIVERSTONE MAGNOLIA GOLD (MR M J & MRS J V SHOVEL)
VHC COBHAY DAHLIA (MESDAMES J & D WILLIAMS & TOUBLIC)

Limit - Bitch Entries: 8 Absentees: 1
1st CALVDALE DIAMOND HEIST JW SHCM (MR & MRS M CALVERT) lovely type, liked her size, pleasing head good eye colour, body deep with good depth to chest & well ribbed up, good bone with neat feet an abundance of coat which was as always well presented moved soundly with purpose
2nd CARLYQUINN CLASSIC LINE JW (MRS H COKELL) another lovely bitch with a super head & eye, overall a very well balanced bitch lovely size, body deep & well coupled in loin firm in quarters which were well rounded good legs & feet well presented & sound on the move
3rd TRIMERE TOUCH OF BLACK (MRS A CORBETT)
Res BARECHO QUALIFIED TO SHOW WITH PEASBLOSSOM JW (IMP SWE) (MR & MRS D MITCHELL)
VHC TRIMERE TRANQUILISER AT BETHRYN SHCM (MS K & MISS B HOLT)

Open - Bitch Entries: 3 Absentees: 0
1st SH CH MELVERLY SUBLIMITY (MR R J SMITH) what can I say except what has already been said about this beautiful bitch, have seen her on her off days when she could not be bothered, today she pulled out all the stops & did not put a foot wrong she is a sound honest bitch with a beautiful head & expression ample neck clean throat deep body which is well balanced with good ribbing super bone & feet neat hocks quarters well rounded & good 2nd thigh carries enough coat which was very well presented, on the move she just flowed around the ring with an easy stride really covering the ground happy to award her the CC & BOB and pleased to see her perform well in the group & was shortlisted
2nd MOMPESSON MISCHIEF (MR RW & MRS F JACKSON) another quality bitch, nothing overdone lovely size good head expressive eye neck of good length firm in topline lovely well boned limbs tidy hocks which were well let down very sound on the move for & aft and another shown on a loose lead which was a joy to watch
3rd COBHAY PRECIOUS POLYANTHA (MESDAMES J & D WILLIAMS & TOUBLIC)

Veteran - Bitch Entries: 1 Absentees: 0
1st TIVERSTONE DREAMMAKER (MR M J & MRS J V SHOVEL) quality bitch with a lovely head & eye, body deep & well ribbed up good legs & feet plenty of coat which was well presented, moved well