City of Birmingham Championship Show Judge: Mr Per Iversen

BCC & BOB Sh Ch Mompesson Secret Whispers DCC Sh Ch Calvdale Call Off The Search JW RBCC Sh Ch Trimere Tuscany RDCC Sh Ch Mompesson Royal Destiny BP Sheledams Close Encounter

'I enjoyed judging English Springers for the first time in the UK. While I was more than pleased with my winners, I had hoped to see more depth of quality in the younger dog classes.'

Class 1395 VD (2 Entries) Abs: 0
1st: 8055 Mr & Mrs A C HARRIS Feorlig Mixed Spice
7 years, in excellent condition, good size and outline, pleasing in head, strong neck, very good bone and feet, moved freely.
2nd: 8098 Mrs Y RICHARDSON, Mr P & TERRY-RICHARDSON Cleavehill Urban Culture of Cherishym
Slightly older dog, very good head, body and topline, well presented. Not quite the movement of 1.

Class 1396 PD (8 Entries) Abs: 1
1st: 8039 Mrs B DAVIES Mompesson Knockando at Sundeala
Promising youg dog, stood out in this class, masculine and well balanced for age, well shaped head, very good neck, body and topline, moved with drive.
2nd: 8021 Miss H BURTON Plaiglen Roayal Star
Young dog not giving his best. Liked his size, head and body. Needs to improve in front, moved ok.
3rd: 8121 Mr & Mrs J WOODBRIDGE, Mrs C M & GRIFFITHS Crackerjanne Crescendo
Res: 8100 Mrs G H ROSE Eastriding Cerruti
VHC: 8109 Mrs A TATTERSALL Alanea Love Bug

Class 1397 JD (5 Entries) Abs: 0
1st: 8040 Mrs M C DOWNWARD Reubens Silent Reflection JW
Very smart mover, balanced head, very good neck and front, strong topline, very good bone and feet.
2nd: 8079 Miss K F MILLER Feorlig Natural Born Winner
Elegant dog who needs time to develop. Nice head, would prefer a bit more neck, very good topline, moved well, well presented.
3rd: 8088 Mr G & Mrs C NOTLEY Celgarn Chocolate Starfish
Res: 8062 Mr & Mrs M J HOBBS Whitebrook Lord Of The Rings

Class 1398 GD (2 Entries) Abs: 0
1st: 8066 Mr & Mrs JACKSON Mompesson News Flash
Outgoing temperament, enjoyed his day out, when settled moved like a true ESS, still immature. Very pleasing in head, excellent neck, well angulated, in good coat.
2nd: 8123 Mrs E A YOUNG Shelcasrie Flash
Somewhat taller and more mature young dog, very masculine in head, excellent neck and topline, moved freely.

Class 1399 PGD (8 Entries) Abs: 1
1st: 8090 Mr J C PALMER Roandew Dez Diddit JW Sh.CM
Did not like the noise from the tent, therefore not giving his best. Quality dog who won this class on his excellent type, very good size, balanced head, stong neck, settled and happy in the challenge.
2nd: 8024 Miss N CAMERON Donarden Touch Of Tan
Size taller, masculine head, well made body, moved okay but did not give his best, well presented.
3rd: 8097 Mrs J REYNOLDS Clentonian Masterpiece
Res: 8049 Mrs R & Mr J GRIFFITHS Crackerjanne Cello
VHC: 8043 Mr J W & Mrs B O ELLIOTT Jonabar Mulled Wine

Class 1400 LD (11 Entries) Abs: 0
1st: 8076 Mrs H MERRY Anacapa Solo Flyer Sh.CM
Excellent size and overall balance, pleasing head and expression, very good neck, body and hindquarters, moved with drive, well presented.
2nd: 8067 Mr & Mrs JACKSON Mompesson Pick Pocket
Lovely dog, very good size and outline, liked his head and front, strong quarters, moved freely.
3rd: 8031 Mr K & Mrs S CLARK Syferspring Stinger
Res: 8017 Mr T BEATON Beecraigs Bedevilled at Summerstone JW
VHC: 8102 Ms C SAVELL Petranella Perfick Jw JW

Class 1401 OD (11 Entries) Abs: 0
1st: 8025 Mr A CHANDLER Sh Ch Calvdale Call Off the Search JW
CC. In top form, to me this is a true English Springer both in type and movement, lovely head and expression, excellent neck and front, well made body, strong topline, well presented.
2nd: 8068 Mr & Mrs JACKSON Sh Ch Mompesson Royal Destiny
RCC. Ideal size, excellent mover, top quality dog, very little between these two dogs.
3rd: 8054 Mr D E & Mrs S M HALES Sh Ch Trimere Trading Places with Sheledams
Res: 8084 Mr C J & Mrs C R MUIRHEAD Sh Ch Mistily's Magic Merlin To Shipden (Imp)
VHC: 8118 Mrs D WILLIAMS, Mrs J & TOUBLIC Cobhay Sweet William Sh.CM

Class 1402 VB (4 Entries) Abs: 3
1st: 8041 Mr J W & Mrs B O ELLIOTT Sh Ch Bomaris Springtime with Hollybrook JW
8 years, in excellent condition, feminine head, kind expression, well made body and strong quarters, excellent topline, moved soundly.

Class 1403 PB (12 Entries) Abs: 3
1st: 8052 Mr D E & Mrs S M HALES Sheledams Close Encounter
What a super puppy, just right for age, in excellent condition, superb in movement. BP, pleased to see her go RBPIS.
2nd: 8115 Mr K & Mrs W WILLEY Calvdale Ask No Questions
Much to like about this young bitch, feminine head, very good body for age, excellent bone and feet, moved well.
3rd: 8050 Mrs R & Mr J GRIFFITHS Crackerjanne Cantata
Res: 8047 Mr G J & Mrs S GIBSON Calvdale Come Catch Me
VHC: 8064 Mr & Mrs L HUNTER Springcurl Centre Stage

Class 1404 JB (10 Entries) Abs: 3
1st: 8110 Mrs A TATTERSALL Alanea On Silent Wings
Well presented young bitch, very good size, pleasing in head, body and topline, moved well, should have a bright future.
2nd: 8074 Mr M LONG, Mrs S & LEEMING Tryhard Lydden Hill
Excellent size, still rather immature but pleasing in outline. Liked her head, neck and topline.
3rd: 8103 Ms C SAVELL Petranella Tickled Purple
Res: 8063 Mr & Mrs M J HOBBS Whitebrook Love In The Mist
VHC: 8080 Miss K F MILLER Feorlig Naughty By Nature

Class 1405 GB (9 Entries) Abs: 2
1st: 8091 Mr J C PALMER Roandew Daisy Dunnit JW
Lovely type and size, excellent head, very good reach of neck, strong topline, moved soundly. Still not fully mature.
2nd: 8107 Mr & Mrs STEVENSON Summerstone Circe
Slightly longer in body and needs time to develop. Very feminine, pleasing in head, well presented, moved with drive.
3rd: 8120 Mr & Mrs J WOODBRIDGE, Mrs C M & GRIFFITHS Crackerjanne Coloratura
Res: 8103 Ms C SAVELL Petranella Tickled Purple
VHC: 8117 Mrs D WILLIAMS, Mrs J & TOUBLIC Cobhay Bright Fuchsia

Class 1406 PGB (16 Entries) Abs: 3
1st: 8046 Mr & Mrs S EYEINGTON Calvdale Testimony Of Meadowdale JW
Lovely bitch, well made throughout, sound mover, very pleasing in head, well angulated front, excellent bone and feet, well presented.
2nd: 8094 Mr K & Mrs N PAYNE Stardom Silk And Satin (Imp)
Somewhat taller bitch, still not fully mature. Very typical in head and expression. Needs to fill in front. Strong topline and quarters, moved freely.
3rd: 8075 Mr M LONG, Mrs S & LEEMING Tryhard Chalcedony
Res: 8113 Mr S & Mrs W WALKER Dexbenella Silver Annie
VHC: 8105 Mr M J & Mrs J V SHOVEL Tiverstone Dreammaker

Class 1407 LB (9 Entries) Abs: 0
1st: 8069 Mr & Mrs JACKSON Mompesson Rich Pickings
Very typical bitch, excellent size, lovely head and expression, strong topline and quarters, very sound mover.
2nd: 8072 Mrs K JENKINSON Eastriding Armani
In gleaming condition, lovely head, very good neck and well laid shoulders, well made body, strong quarters, just lost a bit in movement. Well presented.
3rd: 8042 Mr J W & Mrs B O ELLIOTT Jonabar Annie's Song
Res: 8087 Mrs A NAYLOR Beecraigs Beguiled By Bridies
VHC: 8082 Miss J MILLER, Mr G & FENNELL Graftonbury Coppelia

Class 1408 OB (5 Entries) Abs: 1
1st: 8070 Mr & Mrs JACKSON Sh Ch Mompesson Secret Whispers
Absolutely beautiful bitch of perfect proportions, in great form, covered the ground with ease. CC & BOB
2nd: 8037 Mrs A CORBETT Sh Ch Trimere Tuscany
Top class bitch, loved her head and expression, excellent neck and shoulder, well made body and strong quarters, in excellent condition, moved soundly. RCC.
3rd: 8112 Mr S & Mrs W WALKER Sh Ch Trimere Total Devotion To Dexbenella JW Sh.C
Res: 8022 Mr M & Mrs N CALVERT Sh Ch Calvdale Queens Evidence JW
VHC: 8078 Miss K F MILLER Feorlig Chrystal Clear JW