• Show Date: 30/05/2022
  • Show Type: Championship Show
  • Judged by: graham hill Contact Judge
  • Published Date: 28/07/2023

Bath Canine Society

Breed: Japanese Shiba Inu



Judge: Mr Graham Hill

BEST OF BREED : 5310 DUNHILL-HALL, Miss Michaella Vormund Lady Godiva

Dog CC : 5312 DUNHILL-HALL, Miss Michaella Ch Vormund The Next Episode

Res Dog CC : 5311 DUNHILL-HALL, Miss Michaella Vormund Gives You Wings

Bitch CC : 5310 DUNHILL-HALL, Miss Michaella Vormund Lady Godiva

Res Bitch CC : 5319 JACKSON, Ms Mairin & WRIGHT, Miss Emer Lacsar When You Know You Know

Best Puppy : 5327 ROSKELL, Miss C Afterglow Kiki

Best Veteran : 5321 JACKSON, Ms Mairin & WRIGHT, Miss Emer Ir Ch Int Ch Steinark Stargazer at Lacsar (IKC) CW

Best Special Beginner : 5301 BRENNAN, Mrs Karen Burwen Billie Jean at Kaytoni (AY2)

Class 2646 PD (2 Entries) Abs: 0

1st: 5317 Hypson’s AKAI HANA MYOBU NAF a well grown, promising 9 month old young white male who has pleasing bone, body, size, conformation and shape. More mature and at the moment better in hindquarters than 2nd. Attractive well shaped head with an alert expression. He has the body substance you expect in a puppy and possesses desirable breed qualities and breed characteristics. Shapely in profile both when standing and moving around the ring. Desirable coat and condition. Moved free and purposefully.

2nd: 5305 Bryans’ MARILOUVALE BLACK RAVEN a 10 month old b/t who although one month older than 1st , he is not as mature and looks more up on the leg. Pleasing in head and alert in expression. True enough in front and of pleasing size and proportions length to height. Plenty of promise and scope for development.

Class 2647 JD (2 Entries) Abs: 0

1st: 5311 Dunhill-Hall’s VORMUND GIVES YOU WINGS a 15-month-old, smart, well balanced young male who stands well over the ground presenting an eye-catching profile appearance. Breed typical, masculine head set on a strong well shaped neck. True in front with compatible width across the chest. Firm, well-made, well-proportioned body and firm, strong hindquarters presenting a very pleasing finished profile appearance which I preferred to 2nd. One of the better movers. My Reserve Dog CC winner.

2nd: 5306 Bryans’ MARILOUVALE BLACK KNIGHT a 10-month-old b/t young male giving way to maturity of 1st. He looked at the puppy stage in development and needs to tighten up all through. Very attractive, well-shaped head set on medium length neck, decent spring of rib and top line. An eager free mover, needs to settle in rear action.

Class 2649 PGD (3 Entries) Abs: 1

1st: 5328 Wright’s TOSHIRO MIFUNE SUBARASHII (IMP POL) a very together 2-year-old, shapely male who has an attractive head and expression with well shaped dark eyes and well-developed cheeks. Better proportions in profile than 2nd. True well-made front, well bodied having good depth, spring and desirable tight elbows. Good width, moderately angled hindquarters. Lively, free, precise movement.

2nd: 5300 Bowler’s JAKAVE HOLY KNIGHT a 2½ year old b/t male who tended to look long in body and up on the leg at times which detracted from his overall profile appearance. He has a lovely breed typical, head with an alert, responsive expression. True front, satisfactory body with adequate depth and spring and being ribbed well back. Free and purposeful on the move.

Class 2650 LD (3 Entries) Abs: 0

1st: 5303 Bryans’ SHIOMARU RAION AT MARILOUVALE a well-balanced rising 3-year-old, full-bodied male who stands well over the ground presenting a balanced profile appearance. Handsome breed typical head, which I preferred to 2nd  ,captivating eyes. Head set on a strong, well-shaped neck. Well-made forequarters with a true front of satisfactory width across the chest.  Firm well-made and well-proportioned body and firm hindquarters, pleasing width across his thighs which I preferred to 2nd. Better mover of the class.

2nd: 5316 Hypson’s SEIMARU GO YOU DJENIMA (IMP UKR) a nearly 2-year-old b/t male who has a very smart side profile appearance enhanced by his breed typical head and alert expression. He is well made in front and forequarters, body and top-line. However, lighter in hindquarters than 1st and would prefer more stifle angle and width across the thigh.  


Class 2651 OD (3 Entries) Abs: 1

1st: 5312 Dunhill-Hall’s CH VORMUND THE NEXT EPISODE a smart, well balanced sturdy male who has a handsome head , improved by correctly set eyes, nicely set ears and well developed cheeks. Head set on a well arched muscular neck, correct withers, good bone and feet, pleasing body proportions making a lovely picture both standing and on the move. Moved well with better rear action than 2nd. My Dog CC Winner.

2nd: 5326 Roskell’s KEN GO SHUN’YOU KENSHA a rising 4-year-old breed typical male of lighter build than 1st. He has an attractive head which I liked, and having an attentive expression. Notable dark, ideal shaped, obliquely set eyes. Head correctly set on to an arched strong neck; sound enough front and forequarters. Pleasing overall length in body and proportions height to length but would prefer more definite angle of stifle. Free action on the move but tended to be loose hocked.

Class 2652 SBD/B (1 Entries) Abs: 0

1st: 5301 Brennan’s BURWEN BILLIE JEAN AT KAYTONI (AY2) a 13-month-old red bitch of pleasing overall shape and proportions, slightly lacking coat. Attractive shape in side profile; she has a feminine look. Lovely head, Well-made front, pleasing body and hindquarters. Moved well in front but tended to be close hocked behind.

Class 2653 VB (1 Entries) Abs: 0

1st: 5321 Jackson & Wright’s IR CH INT CH STEINARK STARGAZER AT LACSAR (IKC) CW a shapely quality 8-year-old who is in creditable body, coat and condition. She is attractive in profile having balance and ideal proportions. Appealing head and expression with correctly shaped dark eyes which I liked. True in front, well developed in fore-chest and body with moderate stable hindquarters. Moved with an active purposeful action but needing to settle in front.

Class 2655 PB (2 Entries) Abs: 0

1st: 5327 Roskell’s AFTERGLOW KIKI a very elegant 11-month-old quality bitch puppy who is particularly attractive in appearance being of good size, well boned and bodied for her age. Very attractive head which is correctly set onto a well-shaped neck. She has desirable bone and firm body development which is all in proportion length to height. True front, sturdy bone, correct pasterns and good feet. Moved with plenty of confidence and enthusiasm. Best Puppy in Breed and later pleased to see her awarded Utility Puppy Group 3.

2nd: 5304 Bryans’ MARILOUVALE BLACK PANTHE a tri of same age as 1st but not as mature in look. She is of pleasing overall conformation and has a smart, attractive head and expression. Looked to be blowing her coat. Pleasing on the move. She has all the basics to mature into a quality adult.

Class 2656 JB (2 Entries) Abs: 0

1st: 5320 Jackson & Wright’s LACSAR THE TREAL THING (IKC) a 13-month tri who impressed on the move especially in rear action. She has well defined lines and is attractive in side profile which is all in proportion and balanced. Looked to be blowing her coat. She has a lovely breed typical, head with an alert, responsive expression. True front, good body cover and having enough depth and spring of rib with firm top-line and proportional length of loin.

2nd: 5301 Brennan’s BURWEN BILLIE JEAN AT KAYTONI (AY2)as previous comments.

Class 2657 YB (2 Entries) Abs: 0

1st: 5310 Dunhill-Hall’s VORMUND LADY GODIVA not a lot to say about this super, eye-catching 19 month old impressive tri bitch except “WOW”. Beautiful head, being ideal in make, shape and having all the breed essential characteristics. Overall, she is outstanding in conformation from head to tail and for me she is ‘special’ and her best is yet to come. A fantastic example and representative of the breed. Moved with an energetic positive action with impressive side gait. Excellent in conformation and movement. My Bitch CC winner and Best of Breed.

2nd: 5319 Jackson & Wright’s LACSAR WHEN YOU KNOW YOU KNOW another quality tri, 15 months old although well made all-through, she does not yet have the striking finished profile of 1st. However, she is of similar make, shape and appearance of 1st and shares many conformation merits of her individual parts. Stands well over the ground displaying herself to advantage. Free, active movement which she carried out to advantage to win the Reserve Bitch CC.

Class 2659 LB (2 Entries) Abs: 1

1st: 5308 Curtis’ JAIDEV’S VELVET REVOLVER a 2-year-old well-made red bitch of pleasing overall proportions and balance presenting a very satisfying profile appearance. She has a very attractive head and expression. Well-made in front, body and hindquarters. When viewed all together head, neck, body, top-line and hindquarters presents a very smart satisfying picture.  Free moving but a little unsettled.

Class 2660 OB (5 Entries) Abs: 0

1st: 5313 Dunhill-Hall’s VORMUND MONA LISA a 2½ year very smart quality bitch who looks to be coming into her prime. Very eye-catching side profile, pleasing head and expression with well-defined cheeks, dark, almond shaped eyes, and well-set ears. Pleasing well-muscled body, bone, feet and overall stature. Free moving but tended to be close hocked behind.

2nd: 5324 Packer’s BURWEN I’M A PRESS SECRETARY a very pretty mature 4½ year old elegant red bitch who has very smart, attractive side profile. She is of pleasing balance and proportions and being of pleasing conformation all through. Tended to have a more fit youthful look than 3rd. Moved well, active and free.