• Date: 08/01/2010
  • Show Type: Championship Show
  • Judge: NICOLA SINGH Contact Judge
  • Published Date: 07/04/2019

Boston & District Canine Society

Breed: Alaskan Malamute

Alaskan Malamutes

Firstly I would like to thank the committee for inviting me to judge and my stewards for their professionalism. I would like to thank those exhibitors who braved it through the snow to attend on the day, I know it was a tough journey for many.

Puppy Dog: 1 entry 0 absent

1st – Dolan’s Tuvaurat Valentino. 11 months old. Head is coming on, correct scissor bite, nice strong arched neck, well proportioned body with good length of leg, correctly textured coat. Correct tail set and carriage. Nice straight front on the stand into correct pasterns. Correct bone and feet for size. Good rear angulation. Tested his handler on the move, resulting in him moving a little wide in front. Just needs to mature and tighten up. BP, I was delighted to see him go on to Working Puppy Group 3.

Junior Dog: 4 entries 1 absent

1st – Copley-Holland’s Tailfly Turnaround Glider At Katabatic. 22 months old. Correct scissor bite, good head with correct stop, could be a little stronger at this age, but plenty of time to come. Well proportioned body, with correct bone for size. Nice sloping topline on the stand. Correct tail set and carriage. Correct coat and good pigment. Moved well in side gait, with good reach and drive.

2nd – Taylor/Lawrence’s Hyteton Tombli For Luponooshka. 13 months old. Mature head with good ear set and scissor bite. Powerful body with correct depth of chest. Well off for bone. Correct tail set and carriage. Correctly textured coat, good pigment. Topline a little soft. Lost out to 1 on movement.

3rd – Dolan’s Tuvaurat Valentino

Post Graduate Dog: 5 entries 4 absent

1st – Cox’s Snowolf Ice Cold Malik (AI). 2 years old. Super headpiece. Excellent depth of muzzle, lovely small ears with correct set, correct bite, good eye, good pigment. Well proportioned body with good depth of chest. Nice bone for size. Correct tail set and carriage. Correct angulations. Would prefer neck a little longer and topline could be a more level slope. Tested his handler on the move.

Open Dog: 4 entries 2 absent

1st – Loades’ Snowolf Long Island T. Good head with well proportioned muzzle. Correct bite, small well set ears, nice eye shape & set, good pigment. Well arched strong neck. Very well proportioned body with correct bone for size. Correctly angulated with good shoulder. Correct tail set and carriage. Correctly textured coat. Excellent side gait movement, full reach & powerful drive, with a perfect sloping topline. Well muscled. BD, BOB, I was delighted to see him go on to Working Group 4.

2nd – Loades’ Snowolf Pakawalup. Nice ear size & set, correct bite, good eye shape. Good strong arched neck. Correct angulations and depth of chest. Good sized feet. Correctly textured coat. Well muscled. Moved well, just preferred the head, tail and topline on 1. RBD

Puppy Bitch: 2 enties 2 absent

Junior Bitch: 0 entries

Post Graduate Bitch: 10 entries 3 absent

1st – Forster’s Hawkam Leading Lady Of Kachemak. 3 years old. Correct feminine head with well proportioned muzzle for size. Correct bite. Nice eye shape & size, correct pigment. Ears could be a little smaller, but set is correct. Perfectly proportioned body, with correct bone, depth of chest and feet for size. Well angulated. Nicely arched strong neck. Correct tail set and carriage. Good coat and pigment. Good sloping topline which was held on the move. Well muscled. Moved out well in her class, but after a slip on the carpet, movement was a little stilted. BB

2nd – Robb’s Icewolf A Touch Of Scarlett. Super head, with correctly proportioned muzzle. Nice ear size & set, correct eye shape & set, good pigment. Perfectly proportioned body, with correct depth of chest, spring of rib and bone. Nice angulation. Correct tail set and carriage. Lovely balanced outline in side gait. Just moved a little wide coming and was carrying a little weight. RBB

3rd – Cox’s Sutarka Syriana.

Open Bitch: 5 entries 5 absent

Best Breeder: 1 entry

1st – Loades. Well presented and handled. Nice representatives of the breed.

Miss Nicola J Singh (Sledog)