• Date: 16/08/2019
  • Show Type: Championship Show
  • Judge: Caroline Rees Contact Judge
  • Published Date: 07/11/2019

Welsh Kennel Club

Breed: Bernese Mountain Dog

Berense Mountain Dogs - Welsh Kennel Club 2019 - Judge Caroline Friend-Rees (Amical)


BEST OF BREED :BRIDGES Mrs S Kernow All My Loving                                                                        Dog CC: MILES, Ms J B & ISHAQUE Miss S Jaybiem Stan Innovation JW                                          Res Dog CC : GRIFFITHS, Mr G & ORME, Ms M & MILES Ms J Jaybiem With N'without Y'zeus JW Bitch CC : BRIDGES Mrs S Kernow All My Loving                                                                                     Res Bitch CC:SUTTON Mrs J & Mr T Ch Bernsteph Dior Remember Me JW Sh.CM                         Best Puppy : BIRD Ms K Cullumbern Milano

Many thanks to the Officers and Committee for the invitation to judge at this welcoming and well-run show. Thank you also to the exhibitors for bringing your quality dogs for me to judge and your exceptional sportsmanship at my first CC appointment for Bernese Mountain dogs. Lastly my two hard-working stewards for running the ring so well. I thoroughly enjoyed my day judging your wonderful breed.

Class 1197 MPD (2 Entries) Abs: 0 1st: BIRD Ms K Cullumbern Milano, Promising young strong male with good bone. Lovely masculine head with strong flat skull, well defined stop and lovely dark eyes. Balanced front and rear angulation and level topline. Moving with ground covering strides. A pleasure to award him Best Puppy dog and Best Puppy in Breed. 2nd:HUGHES Mr W & Mrs J Welshbern Warren Gatland, Raw 6 month old puppy with good head shape and dark almond eyes. Good length of neck and level topline

Class 1198 PD (5 Entries) Abs: 1, 1st: KING, Mrs R & GREEN, Mrs J & DEDMAN Mrs E Parwizz Vom Durrbachler Wald At Arvella (Imp NLD) Lovely male with with good bone and substance. Masculine head with kind expression, Level topline, good depth of brisket and well ribbed. Sound mover. 2nd: BRIDGES Mrs S Kernow Easy Rider, Well proportioned male with good depth of chest, and level topline. Well constructed front assembly and reaching out well on the move. 3rd: WILSON Mr M P & Mrs C A Blumental Cadfael, Res: HUGHES Mr W & Mrs J Welshbern Warren Gatland

Class 1199 JD (2 Entries) Abs: 1, 1st: FAIRCLOUGH Mr A & Mrs J A, Monalou Galloping Gourmet, Lovely masculine head to this 13 month of male with dark almond eyes and well defined stop. Neck of good length flowing into level topline and well muscled hindquarters.

Class 1200 GD (2 Entries) Abs: 1, 1st: BRIDGES Mrs S Kernow Troublue, Strong well proportioned Male with good bone and substance. Good head shape with flat skull and strong muzzle. Strong neck into level topline. Deep chest and balanced angulation.

Class 1201 PGD (3 Entries) Abs: 0, 1st:FLANAGAN Mrs S Collansues Magical Spell, Masculine male with lovely dark eyes of good shape. Level topline and balanced angulation. Moving well. 2nd: PERKS Mr G & Mrs J Kernow Festival Buzz Sh.CM, Well proportioned male with strong topline, deep broad chest and well ribbed. Balanced angulation and sound mover. 3rd: MARSHALL Mrs R Matthew Puchate Perly Of Bernannan (Imp Pol)

Class 1202 LD (7 Entries) Abs: 0, I wrote in my notes, very close between 1 and 2, so shouldn’t of been surprised to hear later in the day that they are litter brothers. 1st: MILES, Ms J B & ISHAQUE Miss S Jaybiem Stan Innovation JW, Stunning male with excellent bone and substance. Strong masculine head with flat skull, dark almond eyes and strong muzzle. Strong neck flowing into firm topline. Deep broad chest down to close fitting elbows, well muscled hindquarters and well set tail. Totally balanced throughout and moving with excellent reach and drive. A pleasure to award him the CC 2nd: GRIFFITHS, Mr G & ORME, Ms M & MILES Ms J Jaybiem With N'without Y'zeus JW, Another quality male with many of the same qualities as 1. Good bone and substance, well constructed and totally balanced angulation. Shown in excellent coat and condition. Sound mover with super reach and drive. RCC.3rd: FAIRCLOUGH Mr A & Mrs J A Monalou Spirit of Discovery Sh.CM ,Res: BRIDGES Mrs S Kernow Troubadour JW, VHC:KING, Mr & Mrs B & R & GREEN Mrs J Joseph Vom Durrbachler Wald At Arvella JW (Imp NLD)

Class 1203 OD (5 Entries) Abs: 3, 1st:GREEN, Mr S & Mrs J & GREEN Miss E Matthias Vom Durrbachler Wald At Waldershelf (ImpNld) Sound moving strong male with good head and expression. Deep broad chest, well ribbed and strong loin. Well muscled hindquarters and shown in excellent condition. 2nd:HUGHES, Mr C & Mrs D & HUGHES, Mr J M & HUGHES Mi Ch Waldershelf Causing Kaos Sh.CM. Quality male with dark eyes, strong muzzle and correct mouth. Strong medium length neck into good front assembly and level topline. Well muscled hindquarters.

Class 1205 MPB (2 Entries) Abs: 0, 1st:HEAD Mrs H M Cullumbern Valencia Millermead, Very pretty head of good size and shape. Level topline, deep chest and close fitting elbows. Moving with free easy reaching strides. 2nd:MORGAN Mr & Mrs D Judabern Lucky Lou, Ultra feminine bitch with dark almond eyes and good head shape. Level topline and strong hindquarters. Moving with lovely reaching front movement.

Class 1206 PB (4 Entries) Abs: 0, 1st: WRIGHT, Miss J A & KIRK Mr D Objet D'art Du Hameau De Baika Avec Roesilbern (Imp Fra) Impressive young bitch with who is totally balanced throughout. Excellent strong topline, deep chest and well ribbed. Lovely easy ground covering movement. 2nd: HEAD Mrs H M Cullumbern Valencia Millermead, critiques as previous class. 3rd: BRIDGES Mrs S Kernow Easy Peasy, Res: RISEBOROUGH Mrs J A Malindibeach Serenade At Moonbach

Class 1207 JB (5 Entries) Abs: 0, 1st: FLANAGAN Mrs S Collansues Lexis Pot Of Gold, Lovely feminine head and good expression. Neck of medium length flowing into firm topline and good front assembly. Lovely sound mover. 2nd:BEST Ms J Tamarbern Tia Mkira Abjess NAF, Another quality bitch with good angulation and balanced front and back. First topline and good tailset. Moving with excellent ground covering strides. 3rd:MILES Ms J B Jaybiem Alia Iacta Est, Res:WILLIAMS Mr G & Mrs B L Tinland Pink Sapphire, VHC:HILL, Ms G A & NUNN Mr J Santala I Have A Dream Of Chyburne

Class 1208 GB (4 Entries) Abs: 0, 1st: SUTTON , Mesdames J & DAVENPORT-WILLIS Mesdames H Nelstephbern Dior Foreva, Quality young bitch with correct bone and substance. Very pretty head with lovely dark almond eyes and strong muzzle. Excellent front assembly with deep chest and firm topline. Balanced hindquarters and moving with easy reaching strides. Was pushing hard for top honours. 2nd: BRIDGES Mrs S Kernow Rock Legacy, Well constructed bitch with lovely head and expression. Strong neck and level topline. Moving well and shown in excellent coat. 3rd: WILLIAMS Mr G & Mrs B L Tinland Pink Sapphire, Res:FLANAGAN Mrs S Collansues Something Rosie 

Class 1209 PGB (5 Entries) Abs: 2, 1st: HARRIS Mrs J A Meadowpark's Dancin' On My Own, Well constructed bitch with the best of fronts. Good bone and excellent proportions. Good level topline and strong hindquarters. Lovely ground covering profile movement. 2nd:FLANAGAN Mrs S Collansues Precious Rock, Feminine well proportioned bitch with lovely reach of neck and level topline held on the move. Strong hindquarters with good tail set and carriage. 3rd:BAKER Mrs E G & Mr C A Bernfawr Just My Luck 

Class 1210 LB (9 Entries) Abs: 5, 1st:BRIDGES Mrs S Kernow All My Loving, Eye catching well constructed bitch with excellent head shape and dark almond eyes. Well defined stop and strong muzzle. Strong, muscular neck flowing into well laid shoulders and level topline. Deep broad chest down to close fitting elbows and well muscled broad hindquarters . Sound mover with lovely reaching strides in profile. A pleasure to award her the CC and BOB. 2nd:BIRD, Ms K & HEAD Mrs H M Cullumbern Roman Toga With Millermead JW, Another quality well made bitch with lovely feminine head and good expression. Level topline, deep chest down to elbow and well ribbed. Strong hindquarters with strong hocks and standing on round compact feet. Free easy ground covering movement. 3rd:BAKER Mrs E G & Mr C A Tinland Molly Malone, Res: KING, Mrs S & BRAMBLE Mrs J Shirdees Miss Congeniality JW 

Class 1211 OB (7 Entries) Abs: 4, 1st:SUTTON Mrs J & Mr T Ch Bernsteph Dior Remember Me JW Sh.CM Quality feminine bitch with the prettiest of heads, lovely dark almond eyes, well defined stop, strong muzzle and well set ears. Strong medium length neck into sloping shoulders. Body of correct proportions, well ribbed and strong loins. Broad well muscled hindquarters. Shown in excellent coat and condition. She was pushing very hard for top honours but preferred the movement on the CC winner in the final lineup. RCC. 2nd:MILES Ms J B Ch Jaybiem Burli Shassi JW, Well constructed strong bitch with head of good size and shape. Well proportioned body with good front assembly, level topline and strong hindquarters. Shown in excellent coat but maybe a little too much weight today. 3rd: MORGAN Mr & Mrs D Welshbern Sweet Lady At Judabern.