• Show Date: 23/09/2023
  • Show Type: Championship Show
  • Judged by: Mark Cocozza Contact Judge
  • Published Date: 27/09/2023

Belfast Dog Show Society

HOUND GROUP This was a very good group with some real quality. I picked for further consideration the Afghan, Basset, Long Haired Dachs, Wire Dachs, Ridgeback, Whippet and Pharaoh Hound After another lap of the ring the pharaoh stole the show 1st MULTI CH VASKURS MONI MAKER ( Pharaoh Hound ) In love her clean outline. Her head and ears are the epitome of the standard and she has the most beautiful crested neck and firm topline. Balanced andgulation with exc overall proportions and lovely clean free and purposeful movement. 2nd CH/IR CH BLEVWIL KENNY DEWITT (Basset Hound) Lovely clean outline with exc proportions balance and good leg length. He is masculine enough with a head that fits his body. Exc front and super firm and compact topline and correct tail. Lovely free and powerful mover. 3rd CH PRIORPARK YOU CODA BE MINE OF METALROCK (Rhodesian Ridgeback) Nice powerful dog with no exaggeration. Masc head and good eye. Clean neck and topline and is very well constructed and balanced. He has a nice combination of strength and elegance and is effortless in his movement. 4th IR CH SAIL ON SAILOR TO FULL CIRCLE (Wire Haired Dachs) Loved the proportions and balance. Long head with good eye. Good leg length and super topline and tail. Good coat. Very nice balanced constriction and lovely profile movement keeping correct outline. Feet could be tidier but otherwise very typical.