• Date: 10/05/2018
  • Show Type: Championship Show
  • Judge: Christina Chapman Contact Judge
  • Published Date: 29/05/2018

Birmingham Dog Show Society Ltd

Breed: Veteran Working Group

Veteran Working Group

A lovely strong group with some wonderful mature exhibits. I shortlisted six and these were: Alaskan Malamute, Boxer, Canadian Eskimo Dog, Dobermann, Great Dane and the Newfoundland. After watching move just once more I awarded the top spot to Ingrams Dobermann Ch. Tronjhelm Belladonna from Jojavik in super condition with lovely clean feminine head, strong neck, good shoulders flowing into slightly sloping topline, well muscled loin and thighs with well balanced angulation. Very free moving with drive, reach and powerful stride.

2nd. Baileys CED Shepherdsway Eskimo Angel At Akna 9yr old B, lovely feminine broad wedge head, with well set oblique eye and good pigment, level back. strong loin and well muscled throughout. Well angulated and moved with drive, reach and stride and maintained nice width between the hocks. 

 3rd. Baxter/Morris Newfoundland Ch. Albanywater Sea Dancer at Davistell D he has a good broad masculine head, short square muzzle. Strong neck, broad back and strong loin. Deep chest well ribbed. Good large feet and well balanced so he covered the ground easily with correct slightly turned in toes coming towards and drive going away. 

 4th. Wolfe Alaskan Malamute Ch. Hawkeye Polarni Usvit (Imp) D. Good broad head, oblique set dark eye, and wide set ears. Strong neck, good shoulders, straight slightly sloping topline, good loin muscle, strong bone and powerful driving movement which looked so easy and effortless.

                                                   Christina Chapman ....... Judge