• Show Date: 14/09/2018
  • Show Type: Championship Show
  • Judged by: Valerie O Foss Contact Judge
  • Published Date: 02/11/2020

Darlington Dog Show Society Ltd

Breed: RCC Stakes


Lovely classes to judge. My thanks to my stewards over the three days who kept the ring running efficiently and thus making the job so much easier

Day One Hound, Terrier & Utility


1st: COLE Mrs A Doucai's Iben Zeijtun. Pharoah Hound. Medium size with clean cut lines. Good head with correct chiselling. Correct ear placement. Strong quarters. Free flowing correct movement.

2nd: PASK Mrs P A Napoleone Della Bassa Pavese. Irish Wolfhound. Balanced. Muscular yet graceful. Elbows well under muscular forequarters. Easy movement.

3rd: FRYER Mrs S A Multi Ch Hopecharm Prince Harry (Imp). WHW Terrier. Strongly built. Deep chest. Good coat. Freed straight mover.


1st: NEATH-DUGGAN, Mrs S A & BAKER Miss S Ch Buffrey Hanky Panky By Dalleaf JW. Dalmatian. Quality feminine bitch. Well balanced and muscular. Well coated with correct spotting. Freedom of movement - straight with long stride. In hard condition. 

2nd: COX Mrs L A Carlincox First Class JW. Rhodesian Ridgeback. Strong and muscular but retaining femininity. Well balanced all through. Strong hindquarters. In excellent coat and condition.

3rd: MITCHELL Miss S Crosscop Glittering Prize. Whippet. Well balanced with good outline. Showing strength yet elegant. Long easy stride. In hard muscular condition.

Day Two Working and Pastoral


1st: ELLIS, Ms S & NEVINSON Mrs A Chayo Golden Touch Sh.CM. Alaskan Malamute. Correct balance. Well boned and powerfully built. Correct head. Easy mover with powerful drive. In excellent coat and condition.

2nd: ASHCROFT Mrs E Amical Smile N' Wave For Zanjelic. Siberian Husky. Well balanced. Medium sized with moderate bone. Masculine but not coarse. Free sound movement. In hard condition.

3rd: THURLBY Mrs J & Mr S Justinian Lord Bradley. Great Dane. Masculine but elegantly built. Head and neck carried high. Strong hindquarters. True movement - covering ground well.


1st: GREEN Mr R K Sh Ch Fayken I Am Love JW. Border Collie. Well proportioned. Smooth outline with perfect balance. Feminine with correct substance. Well muscled. Free, smooth and tireless mover.

2nd: MACKIE, Ms N & LESTER, Mrs L & SMITH Ms S Domburg Made By Hawksflight. BSD Tervueren. Medium size of correct proportions. Good head and eye. Free mover.

3rd: GOODYER, Mrs B V & LEWIS Mrs J Potterdale Parula. Bearded Collie. Correct balance. Feminine yet strong. In good coat and condition. Smooth, long reaching stride.

Day Three Gundogs and Toys


1st: COLLIER Mr S & Mrs M Sh Ch Gamerights Mr Blue Sky At Roszarke (Imp Bel) English Setter. Clean in outline and elegant in appearance. Very good head and eye. Correct bone and feet. In full coat. Free sound mover.

2nd: LAYTON Mr S Layways Noah's Mill. Hungarian Vizsla. Well balanced youngster - not the finish of the winner. Well made all through. Free, sound mover.

3rd: MCFARLANE Miss D Rhodenash Kotten Kane At Empugrium JW. Pug. Well balanced and compact. Good head and eye. Correct muscular condition. Strong hindquarters. Free sound mover.


1st: ROBB Mrs I & Mr G Klassna Just Imagine Gleniren. Pomeranian. Compact and short coupled. Correct tail. True coat. Free brisk movement.

2nd: PHILLIPS, Mrs A & BRYANT, Mrs K L & WATKINS Ms T Sh Ch Wansleydale Star Queen Of Glenmaurangi. English Setter. Well balanced all through with correct outline. Strong muscular hindquarters. Free sound mover.

3rd: PINKERTON Miss S Bareve Bronwren. GWP. Well balanced all through with correct coat texture. Good head and eye. Deep chest and correct elbows. Strong hindquarters. Smooth ground covering stride.

Valerie Foss