• Show Date: 15/07/2018
  • Show Type: Open/Limited/Sanction
  • Judged by: Elise Purdie Contact Judge
  • Published Date: 02/11/2020

Durham County Canine Association

Shetland Sheepdog

Puppy (1,0) 1. Glover Guests Doonelodge I Will Survive. 8 month old sable bitch in fabulous full coat. What a sweetheart! Beautiful expression with dark almond eyes and correct ears. Shapely body and very steady on the move with good rear drive. Happy to award her BP. Junior (no entries). Graduate (7,4) 1. Savage's Willowthorn Kobalt Star by Savataurus Jun Ch JW. 2 year old old Blue Merle dog of correct size. Super head and expression. In lovely coat with good angulation front and rear. Moved well. 2. Glover Guests Doonlodge Demora, 3 year old sable bitch with a sweet expression, good head and ears. Lovely reach of neck and depth of chest. Just preferred the movement of 1 today. 3. Bird & Caden's Molson Mr Blue Sky. Open (10, 4) 1. Savage's Puncknowle Star Gazer At Savataurus JW ShCM. 4 year old Blue Merle Dog and father of the Graduate winner. In excellent coat and oozing breed type. Super head and expression and used his ears to his advantage today. Lovely shape and moved well. In the challenge his fabulous outline and glistening coat won through, pipping his son at the post, BOB. 2. Malone's Carmeva Caymen ShCM. 5 year old sable dog. I have judged this dog before and what I said before still stands. Lovely shape, in good coat with a sweet but masculine expression, I just preferred the movement of 1 today. 3. Bird & Caden's Molson Mr Blue Sky.

Elise Purdie