• Date: 29/09/2018
  • Show Type: Open/Limited/Sanction
  • Judge: Richard Gunn Contact Judge
  • Published Date: 07/04/2019

Llandysul & District Canine Society

Llandysul & District Canine Society open show 29.09.18

Judge Mr R.J.Gunn.

My thanks to the officers and committee for their invitation to judge and for all of their hospitality on the day. I had some superb dogs to judge and the line up for best in show was full of quality dogs all of whom were worthy winners.

Best in show.

Lewis Mr D.M Trixhund Opium JW ShCM. (Dachshund Long-Haired).

A dog I have admired and judged previously and he just continues to improve every time. Balanced throughout he was presented in fabulous coat and muscle. Typical head with that conical shape and a slight arch to his skull with a dark almond shape to his eye giving good expression. Well made front with good depth of brisket and a prominent breast bone. Correct shoulders of good length and good return of upper arm. Strong, muscular loin with slight arch over and good width to his loin. Excellent rear with long upper thighs, strong muscles and balancing angles to his front. On the move he showed great drive from behind as he covered the ground easily and with good length to his stride.

Reserve best in show.

Skivington Mr R Ajatiaza’s Cherish Me (Chinese Crested).

A beautifully balanced bitch full of breed type I loved her head which is slightly rounded and tapers to her muzzle with excellent chiselling to sides. Beautiful expression from her dark almond eyes with her excellent crest starting at her stop. Well made front with a clean and well laid back shoulders with her elbows tucked nicely under her deep chest. Well made rear quarters with excellent muscle and strong hocks. On the move she demonstrated her excellent conformation with her long flowing strides.

Best puppy in show.

Rushton Mr C.M Starrytown Perstadizze For Nereides (Newfoundland).

A strong, powerful and well bodied bitch full of breed type and sound throughout. I loved her head which is broad and with a well developed occipital bone and her relatively small dark eye giving a great expression. Straight front with strong muscle and her elbows close fitting. Broad and deep in her chest with a level top line and a well muscled loin. Strong hind quarters with excellent muscle. Nice large webbed feet to finish the picture of this beautiful bitch. She moved freely around the ring with a slight rolling action.

Reserve best puppy in show.

Webb Mrs R.A Redeshka Sweet Gypsy Rose (Irish Setter).

A beautifully presented bitch in excellent coat and well muscled. Correct in her head with an intelligent expression from her dark almond shaped eyes. Good length of neck with a slight arch down to her well made front with sloping shoulders and nice small firm feet. Well bent stifles to her rear with good length from her hip to her hocks. She moved well around the ring with good length of stride and driving from her rear.

Best veteran in show.

Williams Mr G & Mrs B.L Tickbern Oklahoma In Tinland ShCM (Bernese Mountain Dog).

A strong 7 year old bitch who was not giving away her age today. Correct in her head with a flat skull and a well defined stop between her dark almond shaped eyes. Well made front with long sloping shoulders lying flat. Well ribbed deep chest reaching her elbows and broad width to her body. Muscular rear with well bent stifles and strong hocks. She moved with a long and flowing stride covering the ground well.

Reserve best veteran in show.

Bundy Mrs M Cilsaig Lighning Bolt (Boston Terrier).

A cobby well built 8 year old dog of correct size. Masculine in his head which appeared square with a well defined stop and a short square muzzle. Well made front with good width between his legs and sloping shoulders. Deep in his chest with good spring of rib, short back and a muscular rump with a low set short tail. Well muscled rear with a good turn of stifle and well let down hocks. He moved gracefully around the ring with a good rhythm to his movement.

Border Terrier.

Open 2 entries.

1st Read Mr B.J. & Mrs A.E. Roxambor Space Invader.

A beautiful balanced bitch who I have admired before and now she has matured well. I loved her head which has that otter like shape of good width and dark eyes giving an intelligent expression. Correct in front and rear and presented in excellent muscular condition she moved soundly around the ring. B.O.B. and pleased to give her 1st in the terrier group.

2nd Read Mr B.J. & Mrs A.E. Roxambor Miltonbury Sunrise At Roxambor.

Quality dog well made throughout and again presented in great condition he is balanced throughout. Correct in his head and good front and rear I am sure this dog could easily do a day’s work.

Norfolk Terrier.

Graduate 0 entries.

Open 1 entry.

1st Owens Mr T Brickin Happy Dance.

A compact and well balanced bitch who stood well but was not happy when moving. Slightly rounded broad skull with nice oval dark eyes. Straight front with a good lay of shoulders and well sprung ribs. Strong rear with excellent muscle but sadly she did not want to move as she should in the ring. B.O.B. and 3rd in the terrier group.

Jack Russell Terrier.

Post graduate 0 entries.

Open 0 entries.

AVNSC Terrier.

Puppy 0 entries.

Junior 0 entries.

Open 1 entry.

1st Owens Mr T Frisbeck Guitarman (West Highland White Terrier).

A well made masculine dog presented in good condition. Correct in head with nice eye giving a sharp expression. Clean shoulders to his front and a short coupled body with good ribbing. Well muscled rear with a good strong hocks. He moved with a free and easy stride driving well from behind. B.O.B. and 2nd in the terrier group.

A.V. Imported Breed Register Terrier.

Open 0 entries.

Terrier Group.

1st Read Mr B.J. & Mrs A.E. Roxambor Space Invader (Border Terrier).

2nd Owens Mr T Frisbeck Guitarman (West Highland White Terrier).

3rd Owens Mr T Brickin Happy Dance (Norfolk Terrier).

Whippet.

Post graduate 7 entries 3 absentees.

1st Williams Mrs J.L & Mr D.J.L Layways Now And Forever Bodlon.

Compact and elegantly made bitch full of quality. Well proportioned head with an oval eye. Strong neck down to her well laid back shoulders. Deep chest with well sprung ribs and tucking up well to her short well muscled loin. Powerful rear with well developed second thighs and good bend of stifles. She moved freely around the ring with good drive from behind. B.O.B.

2nd Bristow Mr M Popphall Mad Hatter.

A well balanced dog of correct size. Correct in his front and rear he was presented in excellent muscular condition which enabled him to move soundly around the ring.

3rd Jones Miss K Glantam Gabrielle Of Galemira.

4th Bleakley Mrs L.R.P Bethwill Step In Time.

Open 6 entries 1 absentee.

1st Parker H. Galemira Star Struck Lazaro.

Handsome dog compactly built but full of quality and balanced throughout. Correct head of nice proportions appearing flat on top and tapering to his muzzle with an oval bright expressive eye. Well laid back shoulders with good return of upper arm and balancing with his strong rear angulation. His body is deep with a slight arch over his loin. On the move he had a long reaching stride with his hind legs coming well underneath him. B.O.B.

2nd Glithero, Philo & Waugh Mr & Mrs P.R. Ms S.R. & Mrs S Bethwill Step In Time.

Well balanced dog again full of quality and well muscled throughout. Correct in his front and rear construction he was able to move freely around the ring.

3rd Williams Mrs J.L & Mr D.J.L Layways Now And Forever Bodlon.

4th Bristow Mr M Glasrhedyn Now Or Never.

Beagle.

Post graduate 3 entries 1 absentee.

1st Wright & Mitchell Mr N & Mr L Huntshill Teasel

A beautiful balanced tri colour bitch. Typical head with a slight dome and of moderate width. Dark eyes set nicely apart giving good expression. Straight front with well laid back shoulders and legs set well under her deep chest. Short coupled with a muscular loin and well bent stifles to her rear. On the move she had long free strides with excellent drive from behind.

2nd Cornell Mrs S. Bellvalley Annabell From Bronllys.

Compact well made bitch of correct size. In profile she has a typical head with low set ears and she is short in length. Good front and rear quarters all covered with excellent muscle which she used well when moving covering the ground with great length to her stride.

Open 2 entries.

1st Wright & Mitchell Mr N & Mr L Huntshill Tornado JW.

I loved this compact and sturdily built tri colour dog. Masculine head of correct proportions and a dark eye giving an appealing expression. Well laid back shoulders to his front and straight legs set well under his deep chest. To his rear he has well bent stifles that compliment his front and strong muscles. Nice tight firm feet and high set tail carried upwards. On the move all of his excellent conformation shone through as he drove well from behind covering the ground with ease. B.O.B. and hound group 2nd.

2nd Cornell Mrs S. Bellvalley Pearl From Bronllys ShCM.

Quality bitch well balanced throughout she is compact in her size and short coupled. Typical head and well made front and rear with good muscle she moved with ease around the ring.

Dachshund (Min Wire-Haired).

Graduate 3 entries 2 absentees.

1st Howells Mrs J.C Fallowmill Indian Runner.

Beautifulyl made bitch of moderate length and presented in a harsh coat. Balanced head of good length and an almond shape to her eyes with a nice ridge above. Well laid shoulders with good return of upper arm. Muscular body clear of the ground and a strong broad rump. Well made rear with excellent muscle which allowed her to move easily with good drive around the ring. B.O.B. and hound group 3rd.

Open 0 entries.

Dachshund (Min Smooth-Haired).

Graduate 4 entries 2 absentees.

1st Lewis Mrs E.G Trixhund Bring Me Luck.

Handsome well balanced dog who is proportioned correctly. Well made front and rear with good muscle and a prominent breast bone. Deep in chest with elbows under and good spring of rib. Slight arch over his muscular loin. On the move he had a good length of stride covering the ground with ease. B.O.B.

2nd Paterson Mrs W.A Zayden Unfinished Business.

A compact well built dog presented in good muscular condition. Correct in his head with an almond shaped eye and a well made front. Well ribbed up underline and a well made rear he moved well over the ground.

Open 2 entries.

1st Lewis Mrs E.G Trixhund Bring Me Sunshie JW.

Handsome dog full of breed type and balanced both on the stack and when moving. Correct in head and eye carried on his strong neck. Well made front with good length to his shoulders. Good length of body with a muscular loin and a well muscled rear which he used well when moving covering the ground with great drive.

2nd Paterson Mrs W.A Jazzeebee Fire Babe.

Refined bitch of nice size and presented in excellent muscle. She is balanced throughout with a well made front which is complimented by her powerful rear. She moved with a free and flowing stride around the ring.

Dachshund (Min Long-Haired).

Graduate 3 entries.

1st Paterson Mrs W.A. Mauritz Incognito.

Nicely balanced dog, correct in his head with good length of neck. Well made front and rear all with good muscle. Deep in his chest with good ribbing and a short muscular loin. He moved well over the ground. B.P.I.B. and 3rd in the hound puppy group.

2nd Paterson Mrs W.A Prunella Prejudice Avenged.

A compactly built bitch correct in head and eye she was nicely proportioned throughout and presented in good muscular condition. Moved well in the ring.

3rd Bowman-Davies Mrs A.V.M Timshaws Silver Spirit.

Open 5 entries.

1st Paterson Mrs W.A Our Pride And Prejudice.

Beautifully balanced bitch pleasing in her outline and well made throughout. Correct in her head with a dark eye giving good expression carried well by her long neck. Well made front with arms lying close and a deep chest with nice ribbing. Muscular rear with good angulation. She moved with good length to her stride around the ring. B.O.B.

2nd Bowman-Davies Mrs A.V.M Timshaws Moon Shadow.

Quality bitch balanced both on the stack and when moving. Correct in her head and a well made front which is complimented by her balancing rear quarters. Well muscled throughout she moved easily around the ring.

3rd Paterson Mrs W.A Hanishan Tiger Of The Nite.

Dachshund (Long-Haired).

Open 3 entries.

1st Lewis Mr D.M Trixhund Opium JW ShCM.

A dog I have admired and judged previously and he just continues to improve every time. Balanced throughout he was presented in fabulous coat and muscle. Typical head with that conical shape and a slight arch to his skull with a dark almond shape to his eye giving good expression. Well made front with good depth of brisket and a prominent breast bone. Correct shoulders of good length and good return of upper arm. Strong, muscular loin with slight arch over and good width to his loin. Excellent rear with long upper thighs, strong muscles and balancing angles to his front. On the move he showed great drive from behind as he covered the ground easily and with good length to his stride. B.O.B. hound group 1st and pleased to award him Best In Show as he is a real credit to his owner.

2nd Lewis Mr D.M Trixhund Hi De Hi.

Beautifully balanced bitch presented in good coat and muscle. Correct in her head with a beautiful expression. Well made front and rear which showed in her flowing movement. Deep chest with good clearance and a short muscular loin. B.P.I.B. and hound puppy group 2nd.

3rd Lewis Mrs E.G Trixhund Marmalade.

AVNSC Hound.

Junior 2 entries 1 absentee.

1st Aston Mrs A.B Balgaled Aphra (Deerhound).

Feminine bitch well balanced throughout and presented in great muscular condition, with a good harsh coat. Correctly proportioned head with dark eye and small ears. Well made front with well knuckled feet. Good length of body with a nice deep brisket. Slight rise over her loin to her well made rear with good length from hip to hock. She moved easily over the ground. B.P.I.B. and hound puppy group 1st.

Open 1 entry.

1st Bleakley Mrs L.R.P Ulmarra Sapphire (Saluki).

Beautiful bitch of correct size and balanced in her outline. Narrow in her head with good width between her ears and beautiful expression from her dark eyes. Muscular long neck down to her front with a well laid back shoulder with good return of upper arm. Good length of body with a deep chest and tucking up to her loin. Muscular rear with moderately bent stifles and strong hocks. She moved effortlessly around the ring. B.O.B. and hound group 4th.

AV Import Breed Register Hound.

Open 0 entries.

AV Hound Veteran 2 entries.

1st Bowman-Davies Mrs A.V.M Timshaws Moon Shadow (Dachshund Mini Long-Haired).

Quality bitch balanced both on the stack and when moving. Correct in her head and a well made front which is complimented by her balancing rear quarters. Well muscled throughout she moved easily around the ring.

2nd Lewis Mrs E.G. Trixhund Mini Mouse (Dachshund Mini Smooth-Haired).

Well balanced bitch correctly proportioned throughout she was presented in fabulous condition. Correct in her head and well made front and rear assembly. Deep in her chest with good ground clearance and a strong broad loin. She moved well around the ring.

Hound Group.

1st Lewis Mr D.M Trixhund Opium JW ShCM. (Dachshund Long Haired).

2nd Wright & Mitchell Mr N & Mr L Huntshill Tornado JW. (Beagle).

3rd Howells Mrs J.C Fallowmill Indian Runner ( Dachshund Mini Wire-Haired).

4th Bleakley Mrs L.R.P Ulmarra Sapphire (Saluki).

Hound Puppy Group.

1st Aston Mrs A.B Balgaled Aphra (Deerhound).

2nd Lewis Mr D.M Trixhund Hi De Hi (Dachshund Long-Haired).

3rd Paterson Mrs W.A. Mauritz Incognito (Dachshund Mini Long-Haired).