ESSC of Scotland - Championship Show 25th March 2006 Judge - Pat Guy

Dog CC & BIS Swed Ch Backa Tinkerbetl Atlas-Bell (Imp), Bitch CC & RBIS Eastriding Armarni, Res. Dog CC Roqfolly Pinball Wizard Res. Bitch CC Sh Ch Calvdale Claire Blake JW BPIS Lawler & Maddens's Roqfolly Scandaliza.

My thanks to the Society for inviting me to judge their Championship Show, and for their hospitality. I enjoyed the day very much. All exhibits were well presented, but since last judging light eyes appear to have become the norm rather than the exception. Unfortunately, I found 2 suspect mouths on otherwise good exhibits.

VD (3,la) 
1 Smith's Sh Ch & Ir Sh Ch Gundriffs Final Round 
b/w now 8 years old. One I have always admired. Pleasing outline with good head, kind expression, dark eye, excellent body with well sprung ribs, good bone, moved well. Best Veteran.
2 Richardson's Cleavehill Urban Cluture of Cherishym 
8 year old b/w. Pleasing type with good body and bone. Preferred head and movement of 1.

MPD (3,la)
1 Ganarin's Berkenbar Solo 
8 months l/w typical springer expression, good reach of neck into weil placed shoulders, level topline, good body for age, well turned stifle, moved well.
2 Rose's Rosannoch Eihwaz
6 months !/w, slightly longer cast than 1, but nevertheless has all the essentials, Just preferred movement of 1.

PD (3) 
Not an easy class to judge.
1 Downward's Reubens Silent Reflection 
L/w.
2 Downward's Reubens Trick Taker 
b/w 10 month old litter brothers, both have good bone and body, preferred movement of 1.
3 Stone's Conneil Cogenet.

JD (2) 
1 Pidcock's Ketsby King of Klubs 
l/w pleased in head and eye, reach of neck and shoulder placement, good depth of body, bone and feet. Moved well.
2 Downward's Reubens Silent Reflection.

YD (4,la) 
1 Lawler's Roqfolly Pinball Wizard
l/w correct size, handsome young dog, with typical springer head and expression, good reach of neck into well placed shoulders, good depth of body, level topline, well turned stifle, moved round the ring with drive to take the RCC. One to watch for the future.
2 Pidcock's Ketsby King of Clubs. 
3 Niven's Calvdale's Above Suspicion.

ND (2)
1 Downward's Reubens Silent Reflection. 
2 Downward's Reuden's Trick Taker. 

GD (4) 
1 Pidcock's Ketsby King of Klubs. 
2 Thomson's Colenda Canadian Star
built more rangy than 1, but in proportion. Moved OK.
3 Cameron's Donararden Touch of Tan.

PGD (12, la)
1 Lawler's Roqfolly Pinball Wizard.
2 Glendinning's Thankerton Pasquini at Plaiglen 
b/w unlucky to meet 1. Presented in good coat and condition, dark eye with kind expression, good body, bone and feet, moved well.
3 Jenkinson's Eastriding Valentino.

LD (7,4a)
1 Long & Leeming's Alanea Mercedes 
l/w liked his overall outline, has typical expression with dark eye, good reach of neck into well placed shoulders, well sprung ribs, good bend of stifle, moved well.
2 Nicolson's Lochindorb Heilan Heritage 
l/w with good head and expression, well bodied, good bone and feet, moved well.
3 Merry's Anacapa Solo Flyer.

OD (5,la)
1 Glendinning's Swed Ch Backa Tinkerbell Atlas-Bell (Imp) 
l/w well balanced dog,correct size with clean outline. Pleased in head and expression, excellent reach of neck into well placed shoulders, weil sprung ribs, level topline, good bone and feet, excelled in movement and drove round the ring to take the CC, and BOB. One I would like to have taken home.
2 Calvert's Sh Ch Calvdale Softly Softly JW well known dog, again everything in proportion, but preferred head and movement of 1.
3 Rawding's Berkenbar Highlander for Dukedel.

Sp Beg D (4)
1 Richardson's Cleavehill Urban Culture of Cherishym. 
2 Merry's Anacapa Solo Flyer.
3 Byrne's Haltoft Hi I'm Harry.

VB (1)
1 Burrow's Willrose Scarlet O'Hara
l/w stood alone, but worthy of her place. Compact bitch with kind eye and expression, good reach of neck into well placed shoulders, well sprung ribs, good bend of stifle, moved well.

MPB (4,2a)
1 Calvert's Calvdale Ali McBeal.
l/w bitch, baby at 6 months. Compact body, kind expression, excelled in bone and feet. Moved well for age.
2 Smith's Berkenbar Passionette at Swona
Longer cast than 1, preferred overall outline and movement of 1.

PB (8,3a)
1 Lawler & Madden's Roqfolly Scandaliza
l/w 11 month old. Liked her overall outline. Kind eye and expression, good reach of neck and shoulder placement, well proportioned body, good bone and feet. Moved well. BP.
2 Storie's Conneil Wishbone 
b/w built on larger lines than 1, but pleased in head, neck & shoulders. Moved OK.
3 Cunliffe's Calvdale Fair Cop with Fallenleaf.

JB(8)
1 Stowe's Stowequest Merry Berry
b/w presented in excellent coat and condition. Lovely head, dark eye, good reach of neck into well placed shoulders, well bodied, good bend of stifle, short hocks, moved with drive.
2 Glendinning's Plaiglen Starmaker,
l/w pleasing shape and size and similar attributes apply. Just preferred head of 1.
3 Long & Leeming's Tryhard Lydden Hill.

YB (5,la)
1 Ganarin's Elmvik Early Promise JW,
l/w quality bitch with good head and eye, well proportioned body, good bend of stifle. Moved well.
2 Rose's Rosannoch Tizwas JW, 
l/w I'm sure these two will change places many time. Liked her overall shape, moved well. Just preferred head of 1.
3 Delanty's Dingdarling Summer Dream.

MB (7)
1 Lawler & Madden's Roqfolly Scansaliza. 
2Long & Learning's Tryhard Lydden Hill
l/w just out of puppy, pretty head, kind eye, good neck and shoulders, moved well, but not as mature as 1.
3 Weyman's Spuffing Porsche.

NB (6)
1 Stowe's Stowequest Merry Berry.
2 Glendinning's Plaiglen Starmaker. 
3 Long & Learning's Tryhard Lydden Hill.

GB (3,2a)
1 Cunliffe's Fallenleaf Witchy Woman 
l/w good overall outline, kind expression, good body,bone and feet. Moved OK.

PGB (17,3)
1 Jenkinson's Eastriding Armarni 
b/w caught my eye when entering the ring, and I was not disappointed. Presented in excellent bloom. Feminine head with melting expression, excellent reach of neck, shoulders well placed, ribs well sprung, level topline, good turn of stifle, moved well with drive to take CC & RBIS.
2 Lawler's Roqfolly Nora Barnacle, 
l/w close up to 1 and has similar attributes, just preferred movement of 1.
3 Long & Learning's Tryhard Ring O Kerry.

LB (8,2a)
1 Robinson's Baldragon Bollinger
l/w well presented. Lovely head, kind eye, excelled in neck and shoulders, well sprung ribs, good bone and feet. Moved well with drive. 2 Burrow's Willrose Scarlet Symphony 
l/w pleasing head and eye, shoulders well placed, good body, bone and feet. Moved well. 3 Richardson's Baldragon Beyonce to Cherishym.

OB(8,2a)
1 Calvert's Sh Ch Calvdale Claire Blake JW,
well presented as always from this kennel. Pleasing head, kind expression, good reach of neck into welt placed shoulders, good body, bone and feet. Moved well. RCC.
2 Lawler's Sh Ch Roqfolly Indigo Moods 
l/w now almost a veteran, and a worthy Ch. Has all the essentials, and can still outmove the youngsters, but unfortunately not in the bloom of 1 which cost her the class.
3 Ternent's Hunterheck Rhapsody in Blue.

Sp Beg B (5)
1 Richardson's Baldragon Beyonce to Cherishym 
l/w placed 3rd in a strong limit class. Liked her overail shape, good head , kind expression, good body, bone and feet. Moved well.
2 Hay's Tralay Tinker Belle 
l/w good head and eye, body bone and feet. Moved OK A little lacking in coat. 3 Merry's Anacapa Liberty Belle. Brace: 1 Stevenson's.