• Show Date: 05/05/2022
  • Show Type: Championship Show
  • Judged by: Jeff Horswell Contact Judge
  • Published Date: 28/07/2023

Birmingham Dog Show Society Ltd

Breed: Estrela Mountain Dog

Birmingham National

Estrela Mountain Dogs

Sad to see this breed so low in numbers at this and at recent shows. No males were entered, with limit b the first class with any entries.

Limit B (2)

1st: 9195 MCKINLAY, Lady Sally T'Safira Do Cabeco Do Seixo (Imp) Port

Fem b of v good type and proportions. Lengthy head. Correct neck. Well laid shoulder and a good return of upper arm. Level topline. Could have a better rear. Slightly untidy out and back but v good in profile. Better tail than 2. BOB

2nd: 9193 BERMINGHAM, Miss L J & KENDRICK, Mrs S A Bamcwt First Edition

Fem b who is strong and has good substance. Lengthy head. Ok neck. She is accurate on the move. Well ribbed. Tail carriage detracts.

Open b (1)

1st: 9194 BERMINGHAM, Miss L J & KENDRICK, Mrs S A & ALMEIDA NL Ch Rainha da Casa de Loas em Bamcwt (Imp Port)

Fem b who is substantial. Needs to be a little more confident. Strong neck. Quite a good front. Needs better feet. Well ribbed back. Moderate rear. Goes rather close at the rear but good in front and profile.

Jeff Horswell