Northern English Springer Spaniel Society Open Show 7th October 2007 Judge: Christine McDonald (Northey)

BB & BIS Gleadsbury Whataprospect JW BD Anacapa Solo Flyer ShCM BPIS Gleadsbury Whatacracker


  Best in Show Best Puppy


Minor Puppy (3 entries, 1 absent)
1 Dingdarlin Mr Blue Sky
 very exuberant liver and white baby. Liked his type and shape and caught glimpses of sound movement in between his playful ways. Liked his ribbing, body and couplings. In good coat.
2 Eastriding Armanie at Ketsby NAF
Puppy (1, 0)
1 House’s Gleadsbury Whatacracker,
10 months old, excellent type and outline. Generous proportions throughout. Lovely shape to head with good neck well set into clean shoulders. Good front with lovely bone, legs and feet. Excellent ribbing and body. Wide, fully developed thighs and second thighs. Strong topline and well set on tail. Steps out well on the move with good reach and drive. Really liked him. BPIS.
Junior(4, 0)
1 Fennel & Millers Graftonbury Phoenix, good make and shape and moved best in class with good extension and drive. Good shape to head. I liked his front assembly, ribbing and body. Well carried tail. Moved freely and happily.
2 Alanea Outlander
3 Alanea Warrior of Jorobaden.
Special Yearling (2,0)
1 Laceby Devil’s Advocate
 liked his overall type, outline and proportions. Good bone and feet. Strong topline, which was held well on the move. Reached out well.
2 Arcadia Atomic
Maiden (1,0)
1 A Outlander,
beautifully presented dog with good legs and feet.
Novice (1,0)
1 Beresford Ebay at Waterswarren
strong shapely chap with plenty of heart and lung room and strong hind quarters. Would prefer more chiselling in head.
Grad (2,0)
1 Jonabar Mulled Wine,
liked his overall type and satisfactory on the move with reach and drive. Good ribbing and wide hindquarters.
2 Tryhard Brandshatch
Post Grad 6,2)
1 Alanea Love Bug
 well balanced dog, strong, merry and active. Compact body and well coupled up. Good fore and hind quarters. In good condition and moved freely.
2 Roseannoch Eihwaz Eihwaz JW
3 Ketsby King of Klubs
Limit (2,0)
1 Speeton Wizard of the Moor
 soundly constructed compact dog who moved true. A little short of neck, but a tidy sort.
Open (2,0)
1 Anacapa Solo Flyer ShCM
attractive, mature dog. Liked his head and muzzle. Good front, legs and feet. Good flow from head to tail and clean over shoulders. Well ribbed, and in good body condition. Compact body and well angulated hindquarters. Sound and found an extra gear in the competition for best male. Best Dog.
2 Sh Ch Syferspring Stinger.

Minor Puppy (1, 1)
Puppy (4,0)
1 Gleadsbury Whatliberty, a real sweetie
 Lovely to go over. Liked her type and construction. Feminine throughout. Pretty head with kind eye. Lovely legs and feet, good ribbing and body. Kept her good outline on the move.
2 Gregory’s Arcadia Andalucia
3 Gleadsbury Whatadaydream at Debanza
Junior (6,1)
1 Rosannoch Berkano
very feminine, sweet head, smooth flow through neck, shoulders and beyond. Good in front with hind angulation to match. Neat feet. Happy lass in good coat and condition. Well muscled and moved well. Liked her a lot as I did the second in this class
2 Alanea Charade of Jorabaden,
3 Trimere Talk of the North
Special Yearling (6,0
1 R Berkano,
2 Beresford Blaise,
3 Laceby Devils Dilemma at Cresmore
Maiden (5,0)
1 G Whataliberty,
2 A Andalucia,
3 Aleanea Elegance
Novice (6,1)
1 G Whataliberty,
2 Ziphill Carmen,
3 A Andalucia
Graduate (6,1)
1 R Berkano,
2 Cepen Country Hieress at Beresford NAF TAF,
3 Roqfolly Tantaniza
Post Grad (6,0)
1 Beresford Fine Blend,
typy bitch with a lovely expression. Shapely outline with good ribbing and body. Strong over loin. Sound and free on the move.
2 Alanea on Silent Wings
3 Ziphill High Spirits
Limit (9,2)
1 Jonabar Annie’s Song
 good type and shape. Nice feminine head with kind eye. Well made throughout. Liked her forehand and generous hindquarters. In good coat and moved well.
2 Ziphill Dark Enchantress
3 Caraday Delightful
Open (8,3)
1 Gleadsbury Whataprospect JW,
mature, typy tri bitch in very good condition. Strong, merry and active. Great forehand with generous ribbing and good body. Good legs and feet. Strong over loin and wide fully developed hindquarters. Good depth of coat in good condition. Sound on the move, with good reach and drive. Best Bitch and BIS.
2 Sh Ch Rosannach Tiwaz
3 Tryhard Opel
Special Beginners (5,1)
1 A Charade of J
2 A Solo Flyer
3 A Warrier of J
Veteran (5,2)
1 Alanea Premier Femme at Syferspring
Fell in love with her. Very feminine head with soft expression, good skull to muzzle proportions. Hands glided over her easily. Moved soundly, though a little close behind which I forgave this for her age. I thought her general merit warranted her later award of RBIS.
2 Anacapa Liberty Belle,
3 Debanza Brigadier
Presidents Open Stakes (4,1)
1 G Whataprospect,
2 T Opal,
3 Arcadia Amber Light