- Show Date: 27/05/2022
- Show Type: Championship Show
- Judged by: Jeff Horswell Contact Judge
- Published Date: 28/07/2023
Bath Canine Society
Bath. English Springer Spaniels
Not the biggest entry, but I thought very typy. Having judged the breed several times most will know that I don’t like them long, want good movers and don’t accept poor temperament. Exciting to see my lovely BOB winner put on a great display to win the Gundog Group.
Veteran D (4,1)
1st: 3075 TAUBMAN, Mrs K C Meonstoke Hawthorn
Correct proportions and very typy both stood and on move. . Masc head of correct balance, medium neck. Well laid shoulder. He could have more fill of chest. Well ribbed back. Well bent stifle with low hock. Could be a fraction tidier on front action. V good rear. BV
2nd: 3049 CHARLTON, Miss J Petranella Jubilee Jester
Slightly longer type of d but he is a very easy mover. Would like a better head. He has a lengthy neck. Moderate and v well balanced in his angulation. Holds a level topline.
3rd: 3066 MURDOCH, Mrs Denise Roqfolly Spectre
Minor puppy d ne
Both very promising pups.
1st: 3083 WALKER, Mrs W M & WALKER, Mr S P Dexbenella Double Oh Seven
Super outline, full of fun and very springy moving. Has a well balanced head. Long neck into well laid shoulders. Could have more slope to his upper arm. Well ribbed back to a short loin. Level topline. Super rear. He is just a bit loose in front at this stage. Super prospect.
2nd: 3057 HILL, Mrs Clare Dexbenella double trouble at teignvalley
Better behaved, also of super type. Not quite the shoulder of 1. He has a slightly better head. Enough neck. Well ribbed. Level topline. Super rear. Both these pups full of quality.
Junior d (1)
1st: 3069 REYNOLDS, Mr & Mrs R & J Clentonian Pitch Perfect
Slightly off square d who is very accurate out and back with a lengthy stride. Well proportioned head. Medium neck. Angulation is v well balanced. Needs to deepen in chest. Holds a firm topline.
Yearling d (1)
1st: 3047 CASEY, Mr E & JAYES, Mrs E Sandylands Xpress Delivery
V well presented d of correct proportions. Quite a good head, masc and not at all coarse. He has a lengthy neck. More angulation at the rear than at the front. Well sprung ribs that go well back to a short loin. Firm topline. Accurate on the move. Tight feet.
Post grad d (5,2)
1st: 3079 TOPLISS, Mrs Trudy Beresford Lockdown
Lovely outline and proportions. Masc all through.Liked his head. Long neck. Quite a good front. Level and firm in topline. Deep chest. V good rear. He is fairly accurate on the move. Long stride. Holds himself well moving round. CC
2nd: 3071 ROWLINSON, Mrs Edwina Meltarose Midshipman
He is slightly longer than winner. Quite a good head just a little too much skin on throat. Lengthy neck. Slightly forward in shoulder. Good depth of chest. Well ribbed back. Well bent stifle with low hocks.
3rd: 3061 JENKINSON, Mrs K Eastriding Royal Black
Limit d (4)
This was quite an even class with much to admire about all of them.
1st: 3045 AINSLEY, Miss Lucy-May & NICKLIN, Mr Lewis Daenerys Blood Of The Dragon
Just a fraction long. He has a better head than 2.l Long neck. Quite a good front. Deep chest and well ribbed back to a firm loin. Well bent stifle and low hocks. He is accurate and powerful on the move.
2nd: 3060 JENKINSON, Mrs K Eastriding Royal Mayfair JW
Prefer the proportion of this to 1. He.could be cleaner in cheeks. He has a lengthy neck. Moderate in his angulation front and rear. Well ribbed back to a strong loin. Hold as level topline. Accurate mover,
3rd: 3054 GRAY, Mrs Sonia & GRAY, Mr Noel TRIMERE TIME TRACKER
Open d (2)
1st: 3077 TOPLISS, Mrs Trudy Sh Ch Beresford Night Train
Mature d in super hard muscle. He could be slightly more square . Really liked his head. Lengthy neck. He has a good front. Deep, well filled chest. Well sprung ribs to a short loin. Correct rear. Accurate on move and a long typical stride. Liked his soft lines. Could use his tail a little more moving. RCC
2nd: 3080 TOPLISS, Mrs Trudy Sh Ch Beresford As Good As It Gets
He is almost square. Not as good in head as 1. Long neck. And quite a well laid shoulder. Firm in topline. Moderate rear. Has a lengthy stride.
Special beginners d/b (2)
1st: 3067 REYNOLDS, Mr & Mrs R & J Clentonian Picture Perfect
V typy b who had an age advantage, more together on the move. She has a fem head . Medium neck. Quite a good front. Deep chest. Topline is ok. Rear matches her front v well. Accurate on the move.
2nd: 3062 KIBBY, Mrs J I Trimere Taylor Maid at Pinhays
Just a year and she shows lots of promise. Correct proportions. Head is correct for her age. Long neck. Just needs to finish,
Veteran b (2)
1st: 3086 WEST, Mrs D Meonstoke Cherry Blossom At Grosbreuil
V nice type fem b. Accurate on move with a typical side gait. Liked her head. String neck. She has quite a good front. Well made rear. Holds topline.
2nd: 3088 WEYMAN, Mrs J Spuffing Molly's Secret
She has a lengthy head. Long neck. Not the front of 1. Well ribbed back. Level topline. Well bent stifle with low hocks.
Minor puppy b (2)
1st: 3046 AINSLEY, Miss Lucy-May & NICKLIN, Mr Lewis & GARDI Barecho Cover Girl (Imp Swe) NAF TAF
Really super prospect. She has a v good head. Long neck. Well laid shoulder. Deep chest. Well ribbed. Topline slopes v slightly moving She has a v good rear. Accurate on move with a good stride. BP
2nd: 3074 STEVENS, Mrs Louise & STEVENS, Mr Peter SATURNII CARTOONS BE MY VALENTINE AT BUMBLECORN
She is square in her proportions. Fem head. Medium neck. Her angulation front and rear is more moderate than 1. Well sprung ribs. Level topline. Can firm in action.
Puppy b (2)
1st: 3082 WALKER, Mrs W M & WALKER, Mr S P Dexbenella Double Vision
Super outline and proportions, and her angulation won her this class. She has a fem head. Long neck. Deep chest. She holds a firm topline. Loose but typy mover.
2nd: 3089 WEYMAN, Mrs J Spuffing Prosecco
She has good proportions. Liked her fem head of correct length. Medium neck. Angulation is moderate. But balanced well ribbed. Can firm in action.
Junior b (4)
1st: 3052 CORBETT, Miss Sarah Jane Trimere Time Fly's
She is v well made and moved so well. Slightly longer than ideal. She has a really good head. Long neck. Well laid shoulder. Deep chest. Holds her topline. Well made rear. Could just use her tail more. RCC
2nd: 3085 WALKER, Mrs W M & WALKER, Mr S P Dexbenella Double Or Quit
Only 9 months and a little overawed but went well enough. She is the right proportions. Correct angulation front and rear. Well bodied.
3rd: 3063 KIBBY, Mrs J I Trimere Turn Back Time
Yearling b (2)
1st: 3056 HILL, Mrs Clare Peasblossom Tupelo Honey with Teignvalley
Almost square b who is so v well made and a good mover. Well proportioned fem head. Lengthy neck into well laid shoulders. Deep chest. Level and firm in topline. Well made rear with low hocks. Accurate mover.
2nd: 3078 TOPLISS, Mrs Trudy Sandylands Send My Love
She is a v good shape with correct t proportions. V good head. Lengthy neck. Quite a good shoulder but rather short in upper arm, so comes towards rather wide. Deep chest. Well ribbed. Well bent stifle with low hocks.
Post grad b (6,1)
1st: 3048 CASEY, Mr E & JAYES, Mrs E Sandylands Send the Roses
Liked her proportions. She has a fem head, clean skull. Could have a little more muzzle. Long neck. Could have a slightly better front and is upright in pastern. Well ribbed. Level topline. Well made rear and she is in v good muscle. Really straight coming towards.
2nd: 3067 REYNOLDS, Mr & Mrs R & J Clentonian Picture Perfect
3rd: 3076 TAUBMAN, Mrs K C Meltarose Madeleine at Meonstoke
Limit b (4)
1st: 3053 CROUCH, Mrs Ann Trimere Timeless With Kassan
Like her for type and proportions. Would just like more angulation each end, but she is balanced and as a result has an even stride. V good head. Long neck. Could have more body. Level topline.
2nd: 3050 COKELL, Mrs H Carlyquinn Kisses Of Fire JW
She is so v well made but threw chances away on the move. Super head. Long. Neck. Slightly long. When she moved went well.
3rd: 3092 WILLIAMS, Mrs J & TOUBLIC, Mrs D & TOUBLIC, Miss P Cobhay Dazzling Azalea
Open b (6,1)
1st: 3090 WILDSMITH, Mrs Margaret & WILDSMITH, Mr Stephen & Sh Ch Trimere Tickle Me Fancy
Rally top quality b. She is the right shape, which she holds on the move. Lovely head. Long neck. Well laid shoulder with a lengthy sloping upper arm. Well bodied. Firm topline. Super rear. Accurate mover with a long stride. I thought she was very beautiful. CC & BOB
2nd: 3044 AINSLEY, Miss Lucy-May & NICKLIN, Mr Lewis Daenerys Winds Of Winter
She is a well proportioned and fem b. She has a v good head. Long neck. Good front. Deep chest. Well ribbed back. Holds a firm topline. Plenty of hind angulation with low hocks.
Just not as good as winner in hind action.
3rd: 3059 HYDON, Mrs M Clentonian Pandemonium Jw