The Lancashire & Cheshire ESS Club Championship Show 1st April 2007 Judge - Mrs Frances Jackson (Mompesson)

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      Reserve Best Puppy Best in Show
  Best in Show  

  Sh Ch Sh Ch
  Roandew Dez Diddit Graftonbury Phoenix Calvdale Claire Blake

Res. Dog CC - Graftonbury Fifth Avenue JW Res. Bitch CC - Sh Ch Trimere Tuscany

The Lancashire & Cheshire English Springer club held a ch show where I was generally pleased with the quality of the exhibits.
Presentation & condition on some exhibits could have been better. Movement & rear angulations need to be watched.
BIS was Sh Ch Calvdale Claire Blake; RBIS, Sh Ch Roandew Dez Diddit; & BP, Graftonbury Phoenix.

Minor Puppy Dog (5)

1 Walker's Trimere Top Spot for Dexbenella
good bone, legs & feet, deep in body for age, nice length of neck, deep in foreface, kept topline on the move, moved with confidence
2 Donaldson's Donarden Star Attraction
well constructed with attractive outline, straight front, deep in body & brisket. Gave I a good run but just needs to settle more in movement, would be interested to see how these two mature
3 Lawler's Roqfolly Wardance TAF
4 Aston's Tasa Mr Macca
5 Happs Beresfored Beat the Clock

Puppy Dog (3)
1 Miller & Fennell's Grafonbury Phoenix
very smart young lad & mature with it, lovely head & expression, good neck & shoulders, well boned throughout, excels in hindquarters, friendly happy temperament, moved with purpose
round the ring, one to watch. BP
2 Tattersall's Alanea Outlander
good head & eye, soft kind expression, deep compact body, great bone, legs & feet, in lovely coat & condition. A little short in body, moved a little close behind
3 Bashforth's Alanea Warrior of Jorobaden

Junior Dog (2)
1 Beaton & Mitchell's Barecho Hold your Horses at Peasblossom (imp swe) very eyecatching young dog, well constructed, pieasing head & eye, good length of foreface, well off for bone, good legs & feet. Would like a little more angulation behind. Moved Free & sound;
2 Wright's Anacapa Whisky Mac
attractive b/w/t, good bone, pleasing head & eye, kind expression, good reach of neck. Would like more turn of stifle, overall rangier than I.

Yearling Dog (5)
1 Beaton & Mitchell's Barecho Hold your Horses at Peasblossom (imp swe)
2 Rose's Rosannoch Eihwaz
handsome dog, nice dark eyes, in super coat & condition, put down to perfection, good bone, deep in body, lovely tight feet. Would like more width in second thigh, moved very close & erratic behind
3 Clarke & Adddoo's Reulemill Country Rambler
4 Lockharts's Chetruda Just Joey
5 Wright's Anacapa Whisky Mac

Maiden Dog (3) (1)
1 Miller & Fennell's Grafonbury Phoenix
2 Bashforth's Aianea Warrior of Jorobaden, l/w/t, well boned with good feet. Very narrow in front & pinned-in in movement which lets him down.

Novice Dog (2)
1 Miller & Fennell's Grafonbury Phoenix
2 Beaton & Mitchell's Barecho Hold your Horses at Peasblossom (imp swe)

Undergraduate Dog (1)
1 Beaton & Mitchell's Barecho Hold your Horses at Peasblossom (imp swe)

Graduate Dog (2)
1 Downwards's Reubends Silent Reflection JW
eyecatching dog with masculine head without being coarse, soft pleasing expression, good depth of body, well sprung ribs, well placed shoulders, level topline, moved freely with good front extension, well presented & in full coat
2 Happs Clentonian Flash Harry
good headed dog, dark & pleasing expression. Not happy in the ring, needs more confidence

Post Graduate Dog (7) (0)
1 Corbett's Trimere Trademark
well put together & balanced young dog, one has to put hands on to appreciate his qualities, matured in body since I last saw him, good bone, legs & feet, good length of neck, in good coat & condition, moved well
2 Reynolds Clentonian Masterpiece
close up to I, very striking outline, pleasing in head. Eye could be shade darker. Super neck & shoulders, well sprung ribs, straight well boned front, good rear angles. Not in his best suit;
3 Lawler's Roqfolly Pinball Wizard
4 Elliott's Jonabar Mulled Wine
5 Tattersall's Alanea Oliver Twist

Limit Dog (5)
1 Smith's Melverly First Gold
not my favourite headed dog but you do have to look at his super outline & construction, well proportioned throughout, moved sound & free. Would like to see him in better coat & condition
2 Walker's Graftonbury Navahoe at Dexbenella JW ShCM
pleasing in head & eye, soft expression, good reach of neck,well ribbed in body.A little heavy in shoulders, wouldn't stand which spoilt his whole outline. In good coat & condition. Moved a little close behind;
3 Sweeting's Trimere Tried and Tested
4 Weyman's Cherimore Royal Connection with Spuffing
5 Hipgrave's Ternspringer PaperWhites Prickle Pear

Open Dog (7) (3)
1 Palmer's Sh Ch Roandew Dez Diddit JW ShCM
nothing exaggerated about this dog at all, of good size, good spring of rib. Would like a little more angulation behind.Very positive on the move which won him the CC, in super coat & condition;
2 Miller & Fennell's Graftonbury Fifthavenue JW
very close to I, love his head & kind melting expression, nice size dog with eyecatching qualities, good bone, legs & feet, nice layback of shoulder, level topline, in good coat & condition. Moved soundly but wish he would move up a gear with a bit more enthusiasm
3 Calvert's Sh Ch Calvdale Softly Softly JW
4 Smith's Nobhill Walk on Top at Melverly (imp)

Veteran Dog (2)
1 Walkers Sh Ch Sheledams The Gamesmaster at Dexbenella JW
handsome dog showing character, worthy Sh Ch, good head & eye, soft expression, good reach of neck, well placed shoulders, good length of upper arm, well off for bone.Would like more width in second thigh. Moved soundly & free
2 Gibson's Stormview Harlequin
well proportioned dog enjoying his day out, moving happily although a little close behind. Liked his kind expression & dark eye, deep body & level topline.

Minor Puppy Bitch (7) (1)

1 Walkers Dexbenella Drama Queen
sweet feminine puppy, nice head & dark eye,good bone, neck & shoulders, good depth of brisket, level topline, in good condition, moved happily;
2 Donaldson's Donarden Foxy Lady TAF
very nice puppy, well proportioned in body, sweet head, eye & expression, well shaped quarters. Would like a little more bone. Handled & moved well
3 Rose's Rosannoch Berkano
4 Corbett's Trimere Talk Talk
5 McCourt's Calvdale The Jury's Out with Woodspa

Puppy Bitch (7) (2)
1 Calvert's Calvdale Litigant
very mature puppy, pleasing head & eye, good length of neck, well ribbed body, deep in brisket, well boned legs & feet, in good coat & condition, moved very steady
2 Beaton & Mitchell's Alanea Flame for Peasblossom
l/w/t, impressive standing with good outline, pleasing in head, good depth of foreface, nice reach of neck. Very erratic on the move
3 Ison & Mcdonald's Alanea Vanquish
4 Lockhart's Chetruda Krystal Rose
5 Bashforth's Alanea Charade of Jorobaden

Junior Bitch (7) (1)
1 Topliss's Beresford Dress to Impress
lovely bitch with substance & very feminine, good outline, bone, legs & feet, good width of second thigh, sound mover. Not in the best of condition
2 Cockell's Trimere Tabatha to Carleyquinn
pleasing head & expression, good legs & feet. Lighter throughout than I, needs to settle in movement. In good coat & condition;
3 Gibson's Calvdale Come Catch Me
4 Rostron's Ziphill High Sprit's
5 Guest's Robil Greta Garbo

Yearling Bitch (6) (2)
1 Topliss's Beresford Dress to Impress
2 Smith's Taimeres The Songthrush at Melverly
lovely headed bitch, dark eye & sweet expression, deep well ribbed body, well placed shoulders, good reach of neck. Carrying far too much weight & not in good coat. Moved OK
3 Gibson's Calvdale Come Catch Me
4 Cunliff's Caldale FairCop with Fallenleaf JW

Maiden Bitch (6) (3)
1 Topliss's Trimere Talk of the North
sweet quality puppy, pleasing head & expression with substance throughout, excels in hindquarters. Moved a little wide in front, needs to settle
2 Beaton & Mitchell's Alanea Flame for Peasblossom
3 Lockhart's Chetruda Krystal Rose

Novice Bitch (13) (3)
1 Ison & McDonald Alanea Wings of Hope
sweet head & eye, very feminine throughout, good legs & feet, good reach of neck, well ribbed, in nice coat & condition, moved free & sound
2 Topliss's Beresford Dress to Impress
3 Beaton & Mitchell's Alanea Flame for Peasblossom
4 Cockell's Trimere Tabatha to Carleyquinn
5 Moore's Cresmore Salamanca

Undergraduate Bitch (4)
1 Elliott's Jonabar Song of Springtime
quality bitch with eyecatching outline, sweet expression, good bone, legs & feet, deep in body, well shaped strong quarters, well presented, moved very steadily
2 Topliss's Beresford Dress to Impress
3 Stevenson's Summerstone Circe ShCM
4 Moore's Cresmore Salamanca

Graduate Bitch (5) (1)
1 Corbett Miss S Trimere Tigra
striking bitch with welf balanced outline, stood out for overall quality & type, super neck & shoulders, level topline, moved soundly;
2 Elliott's Jonabar Song of Springtime
3 Topliss's Beresford Blaise
4 Moore's Cresmore Salamanca

Post Graduate Bitch (14) (5)
1 Corbett's Trimere True Sensation
nice outline, good neck & shoulders, well off for bone, good legs & feet Wouid prefer her to be more feminine in head & expression, needs to drop & mature in body. Moved well with handler
2 Palmers Roandew Daisy Dunnit JW
feminine bitch of nice size, liked her soft expression, depth of brisket & reach of neck. Feet could be tighter. In good coat & condition
3 Donaldson's Cherimore Contessa of Donarden
4 Topliss's Beresford Fine Blend
5 Nicolson & Scott Elimvek Early Landing at Lossiedoon

Limit Bitch (6) (1)
1 House's Gleadsbury Whataprospect JW
really beautiful eyecatching l/w/t, soft kind expression, typical in head with just the right amount of chiselling, deep in body, well shaped ribs & strong sound quarters, moved very sound
2 Elliotts's Jonabar Annie's Song
quality bitch but not the substance of I & a little finer in head. Attractive outline, good reach of neck, well placed shoulders, well angulated behind, moved freely
3 Miller & Fennel's Graftonbury Coppelia
4 Hipgrave Ternspinger Pretty Paper
5 Downwards Angil Queen of Diamonds at Reubens

Open Bitch (7) (1)
1 Calvert's Sh Ch Calvedale Claire Blake JW
full of quality from any angle, lovely head & eye, nicely balanced in body, good topline, strong quarters, presented & handled well
2 Corbett's Sh Ch Trimere Tuscany
quality bitch of nice size, nice head & eye, good bone, legs & feet, moved sound;
3 Walkers Sh Ch Trimere Total Devotion to Dexbenella JW ShCM
4 Sweeting & Corbetts Sh Ch Trimere Tiramasue
5 Alanea Carisma

Special Beginners Bitch (2) (1)
1 Ison & McDonald Alanea Wings of Hope

Veteran Bitch (2)
1 Elliott's Sh Ch Bomaris Springtime with Hollybrook JW