• Date: 02/09/2018
  • Show Type: Open/Limited/Sanction
  • Judge: Jeff Horswell Contact Judge
  • Published Date: 05/11/2018

Bracco Italiano Society

Bracco Italiano Society

It was sad that Mike Spencer was unable to judge this show, Im sure we all wish him him well. I very much enjoyed this appointment and was impressed with the quality. The breed, in my opinion, has improved over the years, so congratulations to breeders, Puppy D (1) 1. Lexus Z Pogonskeigo Wzgorza by Gunsyn Really promising pup to start with. Almost square in outline. He has a super head, good length, correct places, well chiseled. Enough neck. Needs to widen in front and fill in chest. Correct topline. Well angulated rear. Fairly accurate out and back and goes with a lengthy stride. Junior D (4,2) Both these youngsters looked better on the move than stood. 1. Valcor Hijo de Abderraman Fairly square in outline. He has a lengthy head, lovely eye and expression. Planes could be better. Correct neck. Slightly steep in shoulder. Has good pasterns and feet. Deep, well filled chest. Topline ok. Strong rear. Moved v well. 2. Gunsyn Tusk Also fairly square. Preferred his head to 1. Good planes and a prominent occipital, correct neck. Forward in shoulder and needs to firm in pastern and feet. Well bodied. Excellent rear. Lengthy stride. Post Grad D (1) 1. Grafskoe Gnezdo Arlo Very exuberant youngster. He has a masculine head, correct planes, nice eye and expression. Correct neck. Quite well laid in shoulder, can just stand rather wide in front. Well bodied. Super rear. Could have a longer stride in front but uses his rear so v well. Limit D (3) 1. Owlspoint Trouble at Mill Best mover of these 3 fairly evenly matched dogs. He is fairly square in outline. Lengthy head, planes ok. Correct neck. Best shoulder in class, deep, well filled chest. Topline ok. Well made rear, could firm up in muscle. V accurate out and back and long stride. BD 2. Valcor Rebel Alliance for Fancyguns Fairly square. Liked his lead. Long, slight stop, correct planes. Shortish neck. Better shoulder than 3. Well boned. Deep chest. V good rear. Moved well. 3. Gunsyn Rumours Open D (5) Very good class. 1. Owlspoint Master of Trouble He is square in outline and such a good mover. Head is ok, planes are correct but he is slightly broad in skull. Correct neck. Well laid shoulder. Liked his width and fill of chest. Correct topline. Well made rear. Accurate out and back and has a long stride. Would like better tail carriage. 2. Ir Ch & VDH Ch Braccorions Juno What at Kelevra He is a super mover, long stride. Lengthy and masc head, could have better eyes, correct neck. Would like just a bit more width to his chest. Well laid shoulder. Well ribbed back. Correct topline. Liked his rear. Accurate out and back. 3. Fancygun Luke Skywalker of Valcor Veteran D (2,1) 1. Laumidorn Dmitri Mendeleev Liked his proportions. Masc d. Lengthy head, slight stop. Correct neck. Quite a good front. Well ribbed back with a short loin. Well bent stifle, not as strong in the rear as he once might have been. Puppy B (5,1) All v promising and at different stages. 1. Bejania de Arte Venandi Liked her best of these for proportions. She has a v good head. Correct neck. Fairly well laid shoulders. Deep chest. Correct topline. Well bent stifle and low hocks. Fairly accurate and with a low stride. BP 2. Braccorions Livin It Up She is super in profile action. Just a fraction long in body, but liked her sturdiness. Planes could be better. Correct neck. Liked her front and fill of chest. Ribs go well back. Well bent stifle and hock. 3. Feel of Pride Eva Elettra at Canemamans Junior B (3) 1. Dora of Bushwacker Really lovely young b, just needs to mature in body. Fem head, long with correct planes. Correct neck, well laid shoulder, with lengthy, sloping upper arm. Well ribbed back. Chest to elbow. Correct topline. V good rear. Accurate on the move with a long stride. Top quality girl. BIS 2. Gunsyn Over My Head con Mikette Liked her v much, a bit unhappy and tail down. She has a v good head, correct planes. Shortish neck. Good front. Maybe a fraction long in back, moderate rear. Super profile action. 3. Tyrbechgyn Believe You Can at Canemamans Post Grad B (5,1) Really good class, liked all 4. 1. Braccibrook’s Wild One She is just a bit squarer than 2. Liked her head, planes correct. Short neck. Well made front. Deep, well filled chest. A bit flat in topline. Super rear. Accurate on move with a super stride. 2. Gunsyn Everywhere She has the most lovely head. Correct neck. Could have a slightly better shoulder. Liked her topline. Rear matches her front. Moved v well. 3. Amicazia Il Mio Juliet Limit B (4) 1. Braccorion Carma’s Coming Shapely b who excels in profile action. Fem head, well chiseled. Shortish neck. Well made front. Chest is deep enough and well ribbed back. Could be better in hind action. 2. Sazmallin Dollywagon Pike Firmer temperament than those behind her, she has a v typical head. Neck is ok. Just leans forward a bit stood. Well made rear. 3. Bushwacker Pietra Open B (4,1) 1. Sh Ch Gunsyn Aafia Liked her for her shape and proportions. She has a lovely head, planes correct, well chiseled. Shortish neck. Better shoulders than 2. Deep chest, although could have more fill. Correct topline, enough hind action. Accurate on the move with a super stride. 2. Fancygun Fire Your Guns for Valcor She is fairly square. Fem head, long, slight stop, well chiseled. Correct neck. A bit steep in shoulder. Deep chest. Maybe fractionally flat in topline and croup. Liked her rear. Super profile action. 3. Ir Sh Ch Gunsyn Sesto Elemento with Brackenmist Veteran B (2,1) 1. Ir Sh Ch Laumidorn Rachel Carson Really lovely older lady. Liked her outline and balance. Fairly good head, lengthy with correct planes. Shortish neck. Well laid shoulders. A bit slack in pastern now, deep chest. Correct topline, well made rear. Mover v well with a long, elastic stride. RBB

Jeff Horswell