- Show Date: 24/09/2022
- Show Type: Championship Show
- Judged by: Kathy Moores Contact Judge
- Published Date: 28/07/2023
Belfast Dog Show Society
Belfast Dog Show Society Championship Show – Judging Critique
Spaniel (English Springer)
DCC 770 - Sandylands Stand N Deliver (Mrs T E Topliss)
BCC 762 - Trimere Time Flys (Miss S J Corbett)
RDCC 764 - Ir Sh Ch Templecarrig High Hope [ATC AX00755IKC] (Miss M Knapp)
RBCC 769 - Sandylands Send My Love (Mrs T E Topliss)
BOB 770 - Sandylands Stand N Deliver (Mrs T E Topliss)
BP 763 - Star Dancer at Templecarrig [ATC AZ57081IKC] (Miss M Knapp)
1 Topliss’s Sandylands Stand ’n' Deliver. CC & BOB. This dog caught my eye as he entered the ring and really stood out in the unbeaten dog line-up. Lovely dog throughout with exquisite head. So well-constructed and balanced in outline with good topline. Lovely eye & expression; large open nose. Good ear set & length of ears. Excellent neck & well laid shoulders with good return of upperarm. Well-developed ribcage going well back to short, strong loin. Excellent width of upper & lower thigh. Well let down hocks. Coat of superb colour, texture & condition. Moved typically infront with lots of drive from the rear on neat, tight well-padded feet.
1 Knapp’s Ir Sh Ch Templecarrig High Hope [ATC AX00755IKC] Res CC. Preferred head & movement of 1. Nice earset & length of ears. Well developed throughout with lovely head, eye & expression. Good angulation infront & behind. Good bone. Excellent spring of rib leading to short, strong loin. Nice hind angulation. Shown in good coat & condition. Moved very freely in front & behind.
2 Topliss’s Sh Ch Beresford Lockdown. Another nice dog just not quite so deep and square in muzzle as 1. Excellent neck & shoulders & good return of upperarm. Good depth of chest. Nice strong, short loin. Good tailset. Well let-down hocks. Not striding out as much as 1 but moved neat feet & shown in lovely coat & condition.
1 Knapp’s Star Dancer at Templecarrig [ATC AZ57081IKC] Best Puppy. Very promising with well-developed head. Good length of neck; excellent angulation infront and behind. Good bone and spring of rib. Nice topline & tailset. Moved soundly & typically on well-padded feet.
2 McKinley’s Allenies Come What May. Just a baby with pleasing feminine head. Excellent angulation infront & behind. Good depth of chest for age. Nice bone & feet. Moved soundly.
1 Topliss’s Sandylands Send My Love. Res CC. Litter sister to my BOB winner. Nicely developed with pleasing balanced outline & shown in lovely coat & muscular condition. Well-balanced head with large open nose. Good earset and shape of ear. Excellent length of neck. Good front & rear angulation. Excellent spring of rib with ribcage going well back to to short loin. Nice tailset. Moved soundly & typically.
1 Corbett’s Trimere Time Flys. CC. Excellent presentation. Very feminine & shown in lovely coat & muscular condition. Pleasing feminine head with nice eye shape & large open nose. Good earset. Nice length & strength of neck; good, quality bone. Excellent angulation throughout. Nice width of upper & lower thigh. Good ribcage going well back to strong loin.. Nice tailset. Moved soundly & typically.
2 Topliss’s Sh Ch Beresford Night Class. Very feminine just a longer in loin than 1. Pretty head with lots of work in it. Good angulation fore & aft. Nice spring of rib. Good bone & feet. Well let-down hocks. Coat of good texture and condition. Moved soundly, covering the ground well.
2 Barton’s Skronedale Portia (IKC). Moved OK but too small and lacking in bone and substance.