• Show Date: 25/02/2017
  • Show Type: Open/Limited/Sanction
  • Judged by: Fiona Bell Contact Judge
  • Published Date: 29/09/2019

Irvine & District Canine Club

Irvine and District Canine Club 25/02/17 Thankyou to the Committee of Irvine and District for inviting me to judge Golden Retrievers. I received such a friendly welcome and thoroughly enjoyed my day. Thanks also to the exhibitors for your entry. GOLDEN RETRIEVERS - P (4,1a) 1 Hunter's Lamancha Keepsake, Beautifully balanced 8 months old puppy dog in gorgeous coat and condition. Super reach of neck, level top line and tail set he flowed round the ring with reach and drive. Good shoulders and correct angulation front and rear. A very handsome chap. BP Gundog PG1 and RBPIS; 2 McDonald's Lamancha Keep a Secret. SPY - (7) 1 Hill & Smith's Megarvey Once Upon a Time, Everything to like about this young lady. Stunning outline, beautiful feminine head and expression, good reach of neck, layback of shoulder, and front and rear angulation. Moved very well with reach and drive. BOB and Gundog G2; 2 Paterson's Trystinthorn Aljaz with Trabboch. G - (7,1a) 1 Paterson's Trystinthorn Aljaz with Trabboch. A very handsome pale boy in super coat and condition and lovely pigment. Good length of neck onto well layed back shoulders and super front with good spring of rib, held his top line on the move and moved better in this class. 2 Paterson 's Trystinthorn Aliona. L - (5,1a) 1 Beck's Bluebraes Baltimore Jack. Lovely happy boy with a gentle head and expression. Super front and correct angulation, level top line held very well on the move. Good depth of chest, short coupled and well off for bone. Presented in lovely coat and condition. 2 Warden's Eyevalley MacAllan of Glentochty. O - (7,2a) 1 Paterson's Angelusparks Heavensent to Moloko A beautiful mature bitch in full bloom with a very sweet, gentle expression. Good reach of neck with correct layback of shoulder onto flowing clean lines with everything in proportion front and rear. Nice neat feet and good bone. 2 McDonald's Fergusglen Dancing Queen at Lamancha. Fiona Bell