• Date: 24/10/2019
  • Show Type: Championship Show
  • Judge: Ann Ingram Contact Judge
  • Published Date: 29/10/2019

Midland Counties Canine Society

Breed: Dachshund (Miniature Long Haired)

Midland Counties 2019

Judge Ann Ingram


Breed ; Min. L.H. Dachshunds


Puppy Dog (4)

1. Norton’s Halunke Best of Magic

Young man with the most gorgeous head and expression, correct mouth, nicely crested neck well laid shoulders, correct keel, scored in topline over 2, just needs to settle a bit more on the move.

2. Woodbine-Shone’s Hanishan Fire Cracker

Well balanced youngster with nice head and expression, good neck and shoulder, correct keel, good rib cage carried well back, moves well but just needs to settle in topline.


3. Pike & Carter’s Zarcrest Flash Harry At Breezelyn


Junior Dog (8 )( 3)

1. Harris & McLaxhan’s Zarcrest Flash Gordon 

2 very nice youngster who scored in rear movement and hindquarters. Lovely head and expression, good reach of neck, well laid shoulders, short strong forearms, ribs carried well back, strong hindquarters, good ground clearance to allow him to move freely with correct topline. Best Puppy

2. Hall’s Cliffmere Woodman

Slightly more mature than winner and very nice outline. Very nice head and expression, good neck and shoulder, correct keel, ribs carried well back, topline falls off a little abruptly over his croup. Carries himself well on the move. 

3. Weston & Johnson’s Ecotyne Devils Advocate


Postgraduate Dog ( 5)( 1)

1. Pretty’s Lyndarlea Bracken Boh At Jaxrubydax 

Well balanced male with balanced head, could have more almond shaped eyes. Good neck and shoulder, strong front, correct body proportions, could have better topline on the move but carries himself with correct tail set.

2. Mc Carthy’s Nagshall Love To Be

 Slightly strong in head but very well balanced with nice expression, good reach of neck, well sprung ribs, a little long in loin, strong hindquarters which hue uses well on the move keeping a good topline.

3. Pitfield’s Follyfield Fabio


Limit Dog (5 )(1 )

1. Poole’s Findowrie Mr Mc Kenzie

Well balanced male with well shaped head and nice expression, strong underjaw, good keel, and well constructed front. Good reach of neck,good rib cage carried well back, strong hindquarters and gently sloping croup giving correct tail carriage . Moves well with very nice attitude. Res.CC.

2. Phillips’s Summerview Yogi Bear JW

Loved the head and expression of this chocolate, good reach of neck, well laid shoulders, correct keel , well sprung ribs, would just prefer a little more slope to his croup to improve his tailset. Moves well with excellent front and good topline. 

3. Hall’s Cliffmere Folk Art


Open Dog (4 )(1 )

1. Boyle’s Ch. Zarcrest Black Brewer

Well balanced male who scored in ribcage and head. Lovely expression,strong underjaw, strong nicely arched neck, well laid shoulders, strong front legs, correct keel and good hindquarters. Enough ground clearance to allow him to move freely around the ring with nice flowing topline and correct tail carriage. CC and BOB


2. Pitfiled’s Luna CapresevD’Oroed Argento of Pollyfied

 Eye catching male with very nice carriage and outline going round the ring. Head could be slightly shorter and stronger in fore face, nice expression, good neck and shoulder, could have a little more depth of brisket, strong hindquarters, goes with great drive. 

3. Poole’s Findowrie Mr Bumble


Veteran Dog (2 )( 1)

1. Mc Carthy’s Nagshall Just Santana JW SHCW

Very nice head and expression, good reach of neck and correct keel, could have more layback of shoulder, turns his feet out a little , good ribcage, strong hindquarters moves well with nice carriage and outline.


Minor Puppy Bitch (1 )( )

1. Jury’s Torwood Hoogy Boogy

Feminine bitch on her first outing. Could have longer head . Good body and topline, ribs carried well back, could have better front, just needs time to gain in confidence , moved steadily.


Puppy Bitch (4 )( )

1. Johnson & Cross’ Liric Gin & Tonic

Feminine bitch in lovely coat and condition. Beautiful head with strong underjaw and lovely expression. Good reach of neck running into well laid shoulders, short strong forelegs, excellent front and feet, correct keel, good rib cage carried well back, nicely flowing topline to correct tail set and strong hindquarters, moves soundly with a nice outline and attitude. Best Puppy Bitch. Just lost out on maturity to the male for Best Puppy.

2. Phillips’ Summerview Miss Belle

Well balanced with nice head and expression, good reach of neck, could have more layback of shoulder and better feet and pasterns, well sprung ribs, good topline and hindquarters, just need a little more confidence to finish the picture.


3. Norton’s Halunke Super Magic


Junior Bitch (9)(2)

1. Woodvine- Shane’s Hanishan Stracciatella

Feminine bitch in lovely coat and condition. Very nice head with strong underjaw and lovely expression. Good reach of neck, correct keel and good front and feet, ribcage carried well back, strong hindquarters, moves soundly with very nice carriage.

2. Whitfield-Roberts’ Minard Your Kind of Magic with Dandydayo

Very eye catching bitch in good coat. Very nice head and expression, good reach of neck, correct keel, strong oval ribcage , good body proportions, not quite as good in rear movement or topline as winner but certainly very positive on the move .

3. Hall’s Cliffmere Woodlark


Postgraduate Bitch ( 9)(1)

1. Mason’s Tolberg Beezs Kneez At Teckeltown

Well presented in excellent coat and condition. Well balanced head could maybe have a little more length, lovely expression and strong underjaw. Good reach of neck, correct keel, very good front and feet. Good rib cage carried well back , good body proportions, strong hindquarters, lovely going around the ring. Was a serious contender in the challenge.

2. Birdsworth’s Ambyth Talk of the Town

Similar in type with nice head and expression but could have stronger underjaw. Not quite the front and shoulders of winner but very nice body and topline, strong hindquarters and good topline, moves well around the ring. 

3. Johnson’s Charpurdys Dandy Duchess


Limit Bitch (4 )( 1)

1. Metcalfe’s Metadale Ariadne

Feminine well balanced bitch in great coat and condition. Very nice head and expression, strong nicely arched neck running into well laid shoulders, turns her feet out a little , correct keel, good ribcage carried well back, strong hindquarters moves very well with a very nice outline. Res. CC.

2. Birdsworth Ambyth Up Town Girl

Similar in type to winner with nice head and expression, could have stronger underjaw, good reach of neck, could have more layback of shoulder and tighter elbows , good body and topline, could have better carriage on the move.

3. Mc Carthy’s Nagshill Just Be Lucky JW


Open Bitch (4)(1) 

1. Dare’s Ch.larkhund Sofia

Feminine bitch with such a nice outline, so very well balanced . Very nice head with strong underjaw and nice expression, good reach of neck running into well laid shoulders, strong legs and feet, well constructed front, strong ribcage carried well back, moves so soundly keeping her nice outline. CC.

2. Weston & Johnson’s Ecotyne Firewitch

Feminine bitch in excellent coat and condition. Very nice head and expression and good reach of neck, not quite the front of the winner. Well sprung ribs, good topline and hindquarters, very nice carriage on the move.

3. Giura’s Swiss Ch. Rodels Magic Moonlight 


Veteran Bitch (1 )( )

1. Stephani and Fletcher’s Torwood Guns N’ Roses at Walnutfarm

11 year old in great condition and still moving so well with her very nice outline . Well balanced head with lovely expression, good neck and shoulder, well sprung ribs carried well back and strong hindquarters.