• Show Date: 07/05/2023
  • Show Type: Open/Limited/Sanction
  • Judged by: Caroline Rees Contact Judge
  • Published Date: 23/08/2023

Pyrenean Mountain Dog Club Of Great Britain

The Pyrenean Mountain Dog Club of Great Britain Open Show 07/05/2023

Special Award Classes – Judge Caroline Friend-Rees

I would like to thank the Officers and Committee for inviting me to judge the Special Award classes at your double open show. The venue was perfect with a big ring, an excellent steward and a lovely friendly atmosphere around the ring.

Junior Dog or Bitch (3)

1st Miss E & Mrs S Dowes’ Belshanmish Ocean Soul

Strong bitch yet still elegant with lovely head and dark almond eyes and correct dentition. Good outline with broad back and level topline. Balanced angulation and moving with free-flowing action and driving from the hind action.

2nd Ms A Williams’ Belshanmish Dark Star

Litter brother to 1. 16 month old masculine male with correct bone and substance for age. Strong head with dark almond eyes and correct ear set. Strong neck into well placed shoulders and broad chest reaching just below elbows. Firm topline and broad muscular hindquarters.

3rd Miss P Fieldhouse & Ms J Haslett’s Tessa Du Massif De L’esterel (imp)

Such a raw baby today but has the makings of a very nice bitch. Very pretty head with dark almond eyes and well-set ears. Correct length of neck and good topline. Moving with effortless reach and drive.

Post Graduate Dog or Bitch (5/3)

1st Mr S Sukes’ Penellcy You’ve Got The Love

18 month old bitch with a beautiful feminine head and expression. Good front assembly, firm topline and balanced hindquarters. Sound mover

2nd Mrs S Harris’ Febus Harknott

Another very pretty bitch who was totally balanced throughout. Feminine but with good bone and strength. Head and body of correct proportions. Firm topline and balanced angulation.

3rd Mr M Carters Jumicar Moonstone

Just 12 months and had to give way to the more mature girls today. Feminine, of correct size and proportions with a pretty head and good outline.

Open Dog or Bitch (3/2)

1st Mr M Carters Jumicar Just An Illusion

Strong masculine male of correct size. Excellent bone and substance. Strong head , fairly short neck and firm topline held at all times. Excellent front assembly and balanced with hindquarters.

2nd Mr & Mrs J Thorne’s Belshanmish New Sensation at Pyrajay

Quality bitch. Lovely head, feminine yet still strong and with good ear set. Lighter in frame to one and a little narrow in front but totally balanced throughout and moving with excellent effortless strides.