• Show Date: 27/07/2018
  • Show Type: Championship Show
  • Judged by: Joanne Howarth Contact Judge
  • Published Date: 02/11/2020

Leeds City & District Canine Association

Breed: Weimaraner

Leeds Championship Show – 28th July 2018


Thank you to the Society for the invitation to judge at this well organised show, also a big thank you must go to my friendly efficient stewards who were amazing.

Judge Joanne Howarth

Minor Puppy No Entries

 PD (3 Entries) Abs: 0

1st: BURGESS Greyspirit Rock Star From Hantzburg BP, Promising upstanding puppy, kind eye, alert expression, balanced in outline, good angulation fore and aft, sound true movement, shown in good condition and handled sympathetically.

2nd: SNAITH Skilaki Move On Up To Bifonda, quality youngster, pleasing head and expression, good front and rear action on the moving, unfortunately today had a tendency to lean into his neck when stood.

3rd: BROWN & BURNS Ms A Enryb Champers Party At Pothouse

 JD (2 Entries) Abs: 0

1st: BEAGRIE Gunalt Audio RCC, how this young man has matured, his head is of correct proportions, with expressive eyes and a comical expression that made me smile, well set ears, clean moderate neck, leading to well laid back shoulders, deep brisket, good bend of stifle and low hocks, moved with reach, drive and correct parallel gait.

2nd: BRIERLEY & NEEDHAM Grausturm Hairy Potter (Imp), long hair, unlucky to meet winner on top form, masculine head and melting expression, good reach of neck, straight forelegs and good turn of stifle, moved well with drive.

 GD (2 Entries) Abs: 0

1st: 4810 BURGESS Mr D W & Mrs R Greyspirit Rock Star From Hantzburg

2nd: 4808 BRIERLEY & NEEDHAM Grausturm Hairy Potter (Imp)

Class 1414 PGD (2 Entries) Abs: 2

LD (3 Entries) Abs: 1

1st: COPELAND Gunalt Capa Chino for Menstonia JW, This boy is maturing nicely, Kind expression, good reach of neck, correct set ears, well laid shoulders, well ribbed, good rear angulation which used on the move. Strong patterns and good tight feet. Shown in hard condition.

2nd: STOKES Khamsynn Coast To Coast At Wipfel , Pale dog, different type to 1. Masculine throughout, alert expression, shown in fit hard condition, sound steady movement.

 OD (5 Entries) Abs: 1

1st: 4814 CROWTHER Sh Ch Hundwith Mclaren, My star of the day, he was my BP last time I judged he has certainly fulfilled his early promise, I have never seen him looking so well, classic aristocratic head, strong neck, straight forelegs, good angulation fore & aft, well muscled throughout, strong level top line, shown in excellent coat and condition, effortless stylish ground covering movement, secured him the CC & BOB, well done.

2nd: 4836 PEREZ-POWELL Sh Ch Gunalt By Ek At Soncaro (ai), Favourite of mine, unfortunately lacking a bit verve on the move today, super head, kind expression, masculine but not course, strong muscular neck, good body proportions, shown in excellent coat and condition.

3rd: 4811 BURGESS Gunalt Rock Out With Hantzburg Sh.CM RL1 P Beg.Ex

VD (2 Entries) Abs: 1

1st: MACLAINE & Dickinson’s Sh Ch Ir Ch Greyspirit Royal Scot At Trilite Sh.CM, 9 years old, Upstanding dog, who is all male, kind expression, shown in fit hard condition, moved soundly and true.

 MPB (2 Entries) Abs: 2

 PB (5 Entries) Abs: 2

1st: MACLAINE & DICKSON Greyspirit Hopes N Dreams, sister to the dog puppy, Promising, elegant young lady, just needs time to complete the picture, feminine head, well placed ears, correct lay of shoulders, good length of back, moved with reach and drive.

2nd: PRYOR Smilek More Than A Woman, another promising puppy, not as together as winner and giving her handler a hard time, pretty head and kind expression, nicely angulated fore and aft.

3rd: MACLAINE & DICKSON Greyspirit Hope So

JB (6 Entries) Abs: 0

1st: HESFORD & CAMPBELL Gunalt Move It To Pipwell Stunning youngster, sired by my Bob winner, I could have taken her home, she took my eye as soon as she entered the ring, honest and elegant, feminine head and intelligent expression, clean strong neck, correct length to height ratio, moved with great forward reach, unfortunately in the challenge she was unsettled by the tent blowing in the wind - great shame.

2nd: WATSON Oakswarren Krystal Ice, another promising bitch, pretty head and expression, straight front, correct lay of shoulders, presents a lovely outline when stood, stands on good legs with neat feet. Sound mover. Well handled

3rd: TURNER Minstergate Call For Rockleyan

 GB (3 Entries) Abs: 0

1st: DUNN Bryanntar Pink Princess, Finer type, built on elegant lines, ultra feminine throughout, clean neck and shoulders, good length of back, presented in hard condition, sound stylish movement.

2nd: RADFORD Schonhund Show Dolly, 4th in a strong junior class, not as together as winner in the move, but has time in her side, sweet expression, correct earset, nicely angulated fore and aft.

3rd: STAMP Gunalt Two To Tango With Tynsil

 PGB (7 Entries) Abs: 2

1st: MACLAINE & DICKSON Greyspirit Purdue Jw Cjw17 JW Sh.CM, RCC, Placed 2nd in MP last time I judged behind my CC winner. Honest and well balanced, with flowing lines, pretty head, clean neck and shoulders, correct length of upper arm, depth of brisket. Moved with style and purpose.

2nd: DREWERY Koolkatz Afection Happy long hair, really enjoying her day out, using her well set tail to advantage, standing and moving, alert expression, shown in superb coat and condition

3rd: THOMAS Gunalt Sugar Plum At Rhydawel

 LB (9 Entries) Abs: 0

1st: YEWDALL Ms L Gunalt Adorable from Ladwey Sh.CM, Stunning bitch, who presents a picture of balance and substance, she won MP last time I judged, CC and I hope the other 2 aren’t so far away. Pretty but aristocratic head and alert expression, clean strong arched neck flowing into well laid shoulders, well developed body, correct angulation fore and aft, excellent muscle tone, moved with style, power and fabulous side gait.

2nd: STAFFORD Gunalt Repartee Farnfield, elegant and stylish youngster, feminine head and expression, arched neck into well laid shoulders, ribs well back, good front angulation, strong in topline, excellent reach and drive on the move, I’m sure her title isn’t far away.

3rd: JACKSON Gunalt Ow Do at Craiaura (ai)

 OB (6 Entries) Abs: 1. Strong class.

1st: FAIRLIE Sh Ch Gunalt The One For Tasairgid JW Another favourite of mine, who oozes quality, classic head and alert expression, correct ear length, good length of neck into well laid shoulders, good depth of brisket, correct angulation fore and aft, unfortunately on the move in the challenge she was a little bit flat.

2nd: EVANS Gunalt Acacia At Liandev, another top quality bitch, just my type, lovely head, expression and kind eye, shown in hard fit condition, movement was sound and effortless, to be critical her handler needs to stop faffing about with her when she is stood, this nearly cost her this placing.

3rd: BEAGRIE Mrs A & Mr A Sh Ch Gunalt Audible To Fledhund JW

 VB (5 Entries) Abs: 0

1st: PEREZ-POWELL Sh Ch Gunalt Quirky, Best Veteran, 9 years old, which she didn’t look when she was powering round the ring, thrilled to hear she was 2nd in the strong veteran group, well done. She appeals in outline and shape. Classic head and melting expression, correct length to height ratio, moderate angulation throughout, shown in good quality coat and hard condition.

2nd: RAYNER Sh Ch Gunalt The Look at Raystans JW Sh.CM, another worthy Sh Ch not showing her age at all, shown in good condition, strong neck flowing into well laid shoulders, straight front, moved well keeping a strong level topline, driving from the rear.

3rd: DUNN Schonhund Show Mystique Under Bryanntar