• Show Date: 26/05/2023
  • Show Type: Championship Show
  • Judged by: Jeff Horswell Contact Judge
  • Published Date: 28/07/2023

Bath Canine Society

Breed: Kerry Blue Terrier


Kerry Blue Terrier

Puppy D. ne

Junior D. ne

Post Grad D. ne

Limit D (1)

1st Place 7144 - Balboa Giramondo (Mr P & Mrs L Mcgarry)

Good proportions and v good profile mover. He has a long head. Dark eyes. Ears could be better. Long neck. Short back. Good front. Well set tail. Moderate rear with low hocks. Bit close going away but v good in front. Better coat than the open winner. Really powers around the ring. CC & BOB

Open d (1)

1st Place 7146 - Kebulak Slave to Love (Mrs J O’rourke)

Lovely temperament, playful and as a result not quite settled. Lengthy head. Good neck. Could have a better lay of shoulder. He is well ribbed back. Short and firm in topline. Needs more hind angulation. Accurate on move with a decent stride. Tail could be better carried. RCC

S beginners d/b (1)

1st Place 7144 - Balboa Giramondo (Mr P & Mrs L Mcgarry)

Veteran d/b. Ne

Puppy b. (2)

1st Place 7141 - Lemracdream J’adore (Miss L Baker)

Raw pup, but v promising. Moves out v well. Could be slightly more refined in head. Dark eyes. Lengthy neck. Good front. Can still deepen in her chest. Short back. V good rear with low hocks. BP

2nd Place 7148 - Cyres Nancy Drew (Mr F R & Mrs J Pinfold)

Nice and short in back. She has a better head than 1. Long neck. She is more moderate in her angulation and not as good in profile action as 1. She too needs to drop in chest. Promising baby.

Junior b ne

Post grad b ne

Limit b (2)

1st Place 7149 - Avalanche Eire-Kerry Ivanka Lynnsto (Imp Rus) (Mrs C Walker)

Longer in back than ideal, but put in a better performance on the move than 2 Better coat and colour than 2. She has a lengthy head. Enough neck. Chest to elbow. Ok rear.

2nd Place 7145 - Kebulak Blueberry Muffin (Mrs J O’rourke)

Such a naughty girl on the move, playtime! She has a lengthy neck. Liked her short back. Enough angulation. Low hocks. Would have liked to see a few steps in a straight line.

Open b (3,1)

1st Place 7147 - Cyres Lightning (Mr F R & Mrs J Pinfold)

2 good bitches. She is a better colour and covered more ground on the move. Slightly strong in head. Long neck into a well laid shoulder. Deep chest well ribbed. Firm topline. Well set tail that could be carried better. Moderate rear. CC

 7142 - Ch Showtime Lady at Lemracdream (Miss C Clarke-O'neill)

She is nice and short backed. Could be more refined in head for a bitch. Lengthy neck. More moderate on angulation. Better tail than 1. Colour just starting to change. RCC

Jeff Horswell