• Date: 03/08/2019
  • Show Type: Championship Show
  • Judge: Jeff Horswell Contact Judge
  • Published Date: 16/08/2019

Paignton & District Fanciers' Association

Breed: Australian Shepherd

Paignton Australian Shepherd

Puppy D (1) 1st: 2272 ALLAN Mrs A & Mr N Allmark Ebony Very good 11 mths pup. Correct size and proportions. Lovely head, good eye and expression. Medium length neck, well laid shoulders. Chest to elbow. Can still fill in chest. Well ribbed back. Level topline. Moderate rear. Could use his rear slightly better. V good prospect, once he sorts his rear out. Junior d (2,1) 1st: 2283 LEE Mrs F & Miss R Villanyda Wizards Apprentice of Amenbury (Imp) I liked his outline and proportions. Masc head, slightly deep in stop. Moderate neck. Ok in front angulation with good width of chest. Firm topline. Well bent stifle. Lacks a bit of confidence and lifts his front feet a bit high, but uses his rear well. Post grad d (1) 1st: 2284 LEE Mrs F & Miss R Amberslade Morse Code for Amenbury He is in super condition, so well muscled. Pleasing proportions. Masc head. Ears could be slightly better. Very attentive. Enough neck. Slightly forward in shoulder. Grand body. Well sprung ribs, short loin. Firm topline. Low hocks. Accurate out and back, would prefer a longer stride. Limit d (2) 1st: 2288 SCANLAN Mrs L Mistyholly Blues Brother Of Franmar Sh.CM Liked his overall proportions. Masc head correct size ears. Good muzzle and stop. Enough neck. Just a bit forward in shoulder. Well bodied, short loin. Level topline. Moderate rear. Could be tidier out and back. 2nd: 2285 LEE Mrs F & Miss R Louis Blancett for Amenbury Lovely character. Well proportioned head. Lengthy neck. Balanced and moderate in angulation. Just a bit too long in back and enough of him. Could be better in front action. Open d (3,1) 1st: 2280 CROTTY Mr P Lamintone Celestial Storm At Soullaria Sh.CM Fairly easy moving d. Would prefer him slightly shorter in back for perfect balance. Masc head, could have tighter lips. Medium neck. Fair shoulders. Deep chest, of good width. Well ribbed back. Well made rear with low hocks. CC, understand this makes him a Champion – well done. 2nd: 2282 KNOTT Mrs J H Lyveden Texas Ranger Preferred his head to 1. Lengthy neck. He is slightly forward in shoulder and could be firmer in topline. Chest to elbow. Well sprung ribs. Enough hind angulation with low hocks. Moved quite well. RCC Sp beginners d ne Sp beginners b (1) 1st: 2289 SCANLAN Mrs L Allmark Fairy Tales Of Franmar V light on her feet, accurate with correct length of stride. Fem head. Enough neck. Moderate but balanced in her angulation. Well bodied. Topline is ok. Puppy b (3) 1st: 2287 MC DEVITT Ms K Silver Dream Aussies Creamy Caramel Caronlea ( Imp Really lovely pup. Liked her proportions and balance. She has a fem head. Typical eye and expression. Correct length of neck. Best shoulder in class. Chest to elbow. Well ribbed. Enough hind angulation. V easy mover. Most promising. BP & RCC 2nd: 2277 BRUGGENBURG-ROTHSCHILD, Mr M & DENMAN Mr M Undralands Jelly Bean At Merribox She is a v good shape, just looking raw, which is a good thing in a pup. I liked her head. Enough neck. Well bodied, in super hard condition. Moderate rear. Just holding back slightly on the move. 3rd: 2290 SCANLAN Mrs L Franmar Blue Elegance Junior b (1) 1st: 2291 WALSH Mr J Thornshavn Maid Of Blue For Rosschell (Imp Pol) Accurate moving v elegant b. Head is well balanced, but could have more lift to her ears. Rather too much neck and needs more width right through. She has a deep chest. Level topline. Well bent stifle with low hock. Could have better hind feet. Post grad b (1) 1st: 2289 SCANLAN Mrs L Allmark Fairy Tales Of Franmar Limit b (5,1) 1st: 2293 WILSON, Mr D W & CUDWORTH Miss R C Wilduc Syndicate Liked her outline and proportions. Well balanced, fem head. Correct stop. Would prefer a better expression. Enough neck. Fair front. Chest to elbow. Well ribbed back. Enough hind angulation. Went well with moderate stride. 2nd: 2275 ARNALL Miss R Allmark Ice Ice Baby Slightly longer b of quality. Well balanced head. Good eye and expression, uses her ears well. Correct neck. Not the shoulder of 1. Well ribbed. Moves better going away than she stands. V good profile action. 3rd: 2292 WEST Mr & Mrs J Love Story Of Fender Song For Shepalian Open b (2) 1st: 2271 ALLAN A Multi Ch Allmark Vanity Fayre JW Sh.CM Mature b of ideal proportions, and a great temperament. She has a super head. Good eyes and ears. Correct top, fairly flat skull. Correct neck with a well laid shoulder. Chest to elbow. Well sprung ribs. Short loin. Firm topline. Well bent stifle with low hocks. Uses her rear so well. In a class of her own today. CC & BOB then later G4. 2nd: 2279 CRAWFORD, Mrs P A & MCDONALD Miss C B Ch Mistyholly More Magic For Louiston Liked her outline. She is just a bit narrower in chest and ribs not as well sprung as 1. Liked her head and uses her ears v well. Correct neck. Would like a better shoulder, but she moves v well. Level topline. Enough hind angulation.

Jeff Horswell