• Date: 05/07/2019
  • Show Type: Championship Show
  • Judge: Marion Sargent Contact Judge
  • Published Date: 08/12/2019

East Of England Agricultural Society

Breed: St. Bernard

Minor Puppy - Dog

Entries: 1 Absentees: 0

1ST OURFAIRVIEW CLOUD GUY (MR S J & MS A M SADLER & IRVINE) – 8 mth old smooth male, good for size and bone, very raw at the moment, but still such a baby and time is on his side, pleasing width on front, nice topline/tailset, pleasing angles, paced a lot, but as he grows into himself this should change.

Puppy - Dog

Entries: 3 Absentees: 1

1ST BESTIKROSANTR DANIEL FOR LANEBERN (IMP RUS) (MRS K & MR S G LANE) delightful young puppy of 10 mths,well balanced for age, good head proportions, good shaped skull, with good ear set, clean eye, strong neck, lovely width on front, good ribbing & loin, could have a touch more turn of stifle for preference, good topline & tailset, moved well when settled. Best Puppy.

2ND PRINCE ALBERT OF MILANHUGEL (MR C & MRS J GLEDHILL) – 11 mth old male, very raw compared to 1, but again has age on his side, pleasing head proportions, would like a touch more width of front, ok for angles, good topline & tailset, touch narrow through, needs to settle on the move.

Junior - Dog

Entries: 1 Absentees: 0

1ST OURFAIRVIEW SNOW ONE (MR S J & MS A M SADLER & IRVINE) – 16 mth old smooth, good size & bone, good head proportions, good ear set, clean eye, good muzzle, again, would like a touch more width on the front, nice ribbing & loin, good topline & tailset, would like a touch more length of stride on this dog to complete picture, but sound enough.

Yearling - Dog

Entries: 2 Absentees: 0

1ST CH CHANDLIMORE FIRE A GUN (MISS & MR A & T GRAINGER & NAGRECHA) 19 mth old male, star of the day, only 19 mth old, but has the correct size and bone, along with the balance, required for this breed. Super head with correct circumference of skull, short and square muzzle, well defined stop, good well developed nose, clean eye, medium ear, good width and depth of chest, sloping shoulders, parallel front, well rounded ribs, solid topline which he kept on the move, well muscled rear with enough turn of stifle, couldn’t fault him on the move, pleased to award him the CC & BOB

2ND TOMBEARS WHO DARES WINS OVER PHILANDROS (MS P J & MISS G FORREST & THOMAS) – 20 mth old male, another with good size & bone, pleasing head of good proportions, correct stop and good square muzzle, nice width of front but can be lazy with it, pleasing body with good ribbing, topline could be stronger, nice rear angles, needs to settle on move a bit, not quite as mature as 1, so these things will develop with maturity.

Graduate - Dog

Entries: 1 Absentees: 0

1ST THE GREAT GATSBY (MRS R GIBSON) – 4 yr old, good size and bone, ok for head proportions, eyes could be touch tighter for preference, good skull and ear set, square muzzle, nice width on front, but can be lazy, good neck, nice spring of rib, could have a stronger topline when stacked, ok for rear, hocks could be firmer, pleasing profile movement.

Post Graduate - Dog

Entries: 2 Absentees: 0

1ST SHALLOW HAL (MR C BUTT) – another dog which was good for size & bone, good head proportions, would like a touch more stop to complete picture, lovely eye, and good solid muzzle, good width on front, pleasing angles front & rear, good topline, good ribbing & deep loin, was pleasing on the move, just needs a touch more drive,

2ND LAZEYBEARS ADONIS (MR P CLARKE) gave the look of a heavier dog overall, for me a touch overdone in head with more wrinkle than I would like, but the head proportions were pleasing, good neck, would like a touch more width of chest, but pleasing shoulders, good spring of ribs, pleasing rear, again would like a touch more extension on the move.

Open - Dog

Entries: 6 Absentees: 4

1ST LANEBERNS GLADIATOR (MRS K & MR S G LANE) 4 yr old male, a more compact male, with good balance, and good bone, lovely head with pleasing eye, good ear, good stop, and muzzle, lovely jawline, enough neck, good width on front, good shoulder angulation, good ribbing & deep chest, good loin, holding a level topline, good rear with a enough turn of stifle, pleasing on the move, just needed a bit more oomph! Unlucky to meet the CC winner in the challenge, pleased to award him the RCC.

2ND MOUNTSAVIOUR DRUESBURG (MS P J FORREST) – another mature dog at 5 yrs old, big dog, but with the bone and balance to go with it, I did prefer the overall head picture on this dog, lovely skull, and good eye, but a touch more flewy, preferred the width of chest on 1, but this dog still had a good spring of ribs, deep chest and strong loin, holding a good topline, pleasing profile movement.

Minor Puppy - Bitch

Entries: 2 Absentees: 0

1ST LANEBERNS SIMPLY FABULOUS FOR AVEYREW (MR G & MRS S ANDREWS) 6 mth old baby, good for size and bone at this age, very raw in head at this age which is to be expected, but everything in place, just needs to develop, nice width on front, good angles front and rear, nice ribbing and loin, good stifle, just needs to settle on the move.

2ND LANEBERNS ABSOLUTELY FAB (MRS K & MR S G LANE) litter sister to 1st and similar remarks, smooth bitch so nothing to hide, these two will probably swap places on a few occasions as they grow up, again, just needs to settle on the move,

Junior - Bitch

Entries: 2 Absentees: 1

1ST LAZEYBEARS BETTY BOO AT DAWSTENBEARS (MR S & MRS D MILBURN) 12 mth old beautiful shape & size, feminine with enough bone, lovely head & eye, good ear set, perhaps being critical could have a touch more width of muzzle, but she still has a good few years to mature, so this will come, good width on front, lovely angles front and rear, good ribbing, with deep chest, strong loin, holding strong topline, lovely rear without being exaggerated, moved well, pleased to award her the RCC in a strong bitch line up.

Yearling - Bitch

Entries: 2 Absentees: 0

1ST CHANDLIMORE SHOT IN THE DARK AT ALPENTIRE (MRS J MCMURRAY) 19 mth old, sister to my DCC, lovely size and bone with good balance, and still feminine, lovely head proportions, good ear set, lovely eye, strong muzzle, nice length of neck, lovely width on front with good depth of chest, good spring of ribs, would just like a touch more behind the elbow, which will come with maturity, solid topline line, good rear, moved well, just missed out today in a strong bitch line up, her time will come.

2ND LAZEYBEARS ELEANOR AT AVEYREW (MR G & MRS S ANDREWS) another at 19 mths, nice size with good bone, not as mature as 1, pleasing head with good proportions, perhaps could have a touch more width of skull, but plenty of time for that to come, good strong muzzle, should body up in the next 12 mths or so and will be a different picture, moved well.

Post Graduate - Bitch

Entries: 2 Absentees: 1

1ST CHEDHAM DORA THE EXPLORA (MR P J MOKRYK) 2 yr old, another nice young bitch, with good balance, well boned, but still keeping femininity, lovely head, with good skull & strong muzzle, good eye, nice front angles with good width, good ribbing & loin, just needs to develop on the rear a touch to complete picture, nice on the move

Limit - Bitch

Entries: 7 Absentees: 3

1ST CHANDLIMORE GOT THE GIGGLES (MISS A, MR G, MRS T & MISS A GRAINGER, BOOTH & HORWOOD) – well, at 19 mths old again, what a litter! Litter sister to my DCC winner and Yearling bitch class, another that oozed quality, so much bone, but so much femininity, text book head with lovely eye, and ear set, strong muzzle, strong muscular neck going into lovely shoulders, good strong front with good width, ample ribbing and good width of loin, holding a strong topline, lovely rear, with enough turn of stifle to complete the picture, so sound. Pleased to award her the BCC, and she pushed her brother hard for BOB, just flagged a touch which gave her brother the edge.

2ND ALPENTIRE FULL OF LOVING (MRS J & MRS K MCMURRAY) such strong bitches today, it was a shame she came up against my winner, another lovely bitch with good bone, good head proportions, lovely eye, good neck, lovely angles front and rear, good body, and held topline, just preferred the rear on my winner, but another good mover.

3RD JUST AMBER DREAMS BECOME A REALITY (IMP POL) (MRS K & MR S G LANE)

RES BERNEGARDENS JEANNE D'ARC AT SNOWFORDHILL (LYONS & GRUBB)

Open - Bitch

Entries: 4 Absentees: 2

1ST LANEBERNS RUBY SLIPPERS (MRS K & MR S G LANE) 6 ½ year old bitch that is fully mature, but she doesn’t realise her age! Good sized bitch, but balanced with it, Pleasing head proportions, good ear set, lovely eye, enough neck, has a good front, with good width and depth, body is a touch longer than my winners, but still has good balance, holding good topline, moved well.

2ND TOMBEARS SAVE THE LAST DANCE SHCM (MISS G THOMAS) another pleasing bitch, well balanced, touch narrower in head than 1st, pleasing ear and good eye, touch more neck than 1st, good shoulders, and nice width on front, pleasing body with good ribbing and loin, nice rear, moved well

Veteran - Bitch

Entries: 1 Absentees: 0

1ST BERNMONT HOLLY (MR C & MISS P H BUTT & MUGGLETON) 7 yr old bitch, lovely size & bone but still keeping femininity, still has her head proportions, correct skull, lovely eye for age, strong muzzle, nice front with good width, and depth, good spring of ribs, and strong loin, nice rear angulation with good stifle, holding good topline, moved well, Pleased to award her Best Veteran.

Judge Marion Sargent (Tegwani)