• Date: 10/05/2018
  • Show Type: Championship Show
  • Judge: Jeff Horswell Contact Judge
  • Published Date: 05/11/2018

Birmingham Dog Show Society Ltd

Breed: Spanish Water Dog

Birmingham Spanish Water Dog

Rather sad that this super breed doesn’t get higher show entries. Temperaments were good and pleased to see no evidence of trimming. Hind quarters remain a problem area. Good to see a few new faces, hope you will stay with this lovely breed. Minor Puppy D (3) 3 promising babies at different stages. 1st: 7499 LADLOW Mr L & Mrs L Josalyn Roldan El Mago Obviously only recently clipped. I liked his proportions v much. Well balanced head. Correct neck. Nice front. Well ribbed back. Moderate rear, just goes slightly close at rear. BP 2nd: 7486 DONALDSON, GLAYSHER & PALUMBO Mesdames Rainthyme Mirror Image Of Prizelands In fuller coat. He just needs to come up on leg slightly. Has a v good head. Correct neck. Well ribbed. Level topline. V good mover. 3rd: 7488 EGGINTON Mr & Mrs N & Mr B Valentisimo's Buzz Puppy D (2) 1st: 7504 WISEMAN Misses H & G Nestor Vom Hause Kristo Liked his shape and proportions. Has a super head of correct balance. Neck is ok. Fair front. Well ribbed. Super topline. Moderate rear. Just a bit close going away. 2nd: 7500 MARTINEZ Messrs I & J Bullbrothers Sol Y Sombra His head is just a little elongated. Ok for neck. Nice front. Level topline. Can develop in body. Moved well if a bit unsettled. Tail carriage spoils picture. Junior D (1) 1st: 7500 MARTINEZ Messrs I & J Bullbrothers Sol Y Sombra Post Grad D (1) 1st: 7500 MARTINEZ Messrs I & J Bullbrothers Sol Y Sombra Plenty of him, fairly well proportioned. Liked his head. V good pigment. Short neck. Front is ok and accurate coming towards. Well bodied. Needs a bit more hind angulation. Close going away, brisk stride. Limit D (3) 1st: 7495 GLAYSHER , Mr & Mrs S C & DONALDSON Mrs F Prizelands Adormidera Jacsen Solo Excellent proportions to his body. Could be slightly shorter in muzzle. Correct neck. Fairly well laid shoulder. Level topline. Well ribbed. Good turn of stifle and low hocks, better in rear than 2, would prefer a better tail carriage. RCC 2nd: 7489 EGGINTON Mr & Mrs N & Mr B Valentisimo's Yogi He has a lovely head of perfect balance. Correct neck. Good front. Well bodied. Stands slightly cow hocked & tending to over reach on the move. 3rd: 7494 ENOMOTO BREWSTER Mrs N Blackyboric Open D (2) 1st: 7490 EGGINTON Mr & Mrs N & Mr B Valentisimo's Tuvida Really super d, such a wonderful profile mover. Well balanced head, could have better eye pigment. Short neck. Well laid shoulders. Grand body. Level topline. Moderate hind angulation. CC & BOB 2nd: 7487 DONALDSON, Mesdames F C & PALUMBO Mesdames C J Prizelands You're The One For Rainethyme Liked his proportions. Rather wide in skull. He has a short neck. Front is ok. Well bodied. Level topline. Needs more hind angulation. Veteran D ne Minor Puppy B (1) 1st: 7502 PALUMBO Mrs C J Rainethyme Memory Keeper Beautifully presented baby. She has a fem head. Fairly short neck with a fair front. Well ribbed. Level topline. Moderate hind angulation. Just needs to come together on move. Puppy B (1 abs) Junior B (1) 1st: 7491 EGGINTON Mr & Mrs N & Mr B Valentisimo's Brianna Really lovely young b. She has a well proportioned fem head. Short neck. Well laid shoulder. Super body, well ribbed back. Firm in topline. Well made rear. Just a bit close going away and obviously needs to mature. Full of quality. CC Post Grad B (3,1) 1st: 7501 NICHOLLS-WARD Mrs S M Valentisimo's Fauna Para Bumbleridge Liked her proportions. She has a v good head. Dark eyes. Short neck. Good front. Level topline. Could have a better rear. V good coat. 2nd: 7485 BOOTH, Ms P & FROST Ms G Maravilla Nino De La Selva Not helping her handler. She has a well balanced head. Short neck. Moderate and balanced in angulation. Could have a more level topline. Limit B (3) 1st: 7496 GLAYSHER , Mr & Mrs S C & DONALDSON Mrs F Prizelands Sweet Truffle Well proportioned b who has a better rear than 2. She has a fem head. Short neck. Moderate front. Liked her spring of rib. Level topline. Super profile mover. 2nd: 7492 EGGINTON Mr & Mrs N & Mr B Valentisimo's Adella She has a lovely head, fem and well balanced. Short neck. Fairly good front. Needs to spring in her ribs still. Needs a more hind angulation. V good coming towards. 3rd: 7485 BOOTH, Ms P & FROST Ms G Maravilla Nino De La Selva Open B (1) 1st: 7503 WALKER Mr & Mrs N P D & F J Valentisimo's Tizi Lovely proportions. She moved with a brisk and easy stride, well balanced, fem head. Short neck. Well made in front. Grand body. Well ribbed back. Firm in topline. Could have a little more hind angulation, but goes fairly well behind. RCC Veteran B (1) 1st: 7493 EGGINTON Mr & Mrs N & Mr B Sh Ch Valentisimo's Pacopilik Liked her outline and proportions v much. She has a super head. Short neck. Forward in shoulder. Lovely body. Level topline. Could have a slightly better rear but she moves ok and in profile a v easy stride.

Jeff Horswell