• Show Date: 22/10/2023
  • Show Type: Open/Limited/Sanction
  • Judged by: Fiona Stapley Contact Judge
  • Published Date: 14/11/2023

North Wales Cocker Spaniel Club

North Wales Cocker Spaniel Club 22 October 2023 Special Classes 

Thanks to the club and committee for inviting me to judge and for a lovely warm welcome by all.

Special Award Puppy

1, Miss J Masons Leechbaby Hot Shoe Shuffle to Sandlauga. Lovely blue roan bitch, 6 months old, developing nicely. Well balanced and compact appearance, nice square muzzle and dark eyes set in good head. Level top line, sturdy body with good angulation front and rear. Moved well with good extention and drive. Pleased to see her awarded Reserve Best Puppy in Show.

2, Miss K and Mrs B Pendleburys Oakrosa Sookey. Nice black and tan bitch, 6 months old. Good compact body, nice head with well defined stop, good shoulders. Chest deep with well sprung rib, level topline and good width of loin. Nice front angulation and covered ground well.

3, Mr S Hollands Kyna Touch of Magic to Holchancer

4, Mr C Williams Leinapsalyks Rosetta

Special Award Open Dog or Bitch

1, Miss J Mason's Sandlauga Jester. Blue roan bitch, sturdy and compact appearance. Good head with dark eyes and low set ears. Deep brisket and developed rib, short but wide loin. Topline level with good rounded rear and angulation and moved well. 

2, Miss C Morris Riondel Enigma. Blue roan dog, sturdy body. Nice fine head with square muzzle with dark eyes. Neck muscular with level topline. The chest had well sprung ribs and with a nice wide loin. Rounded rear with good bend of stifle. Covered ground well.

3, Mrs J Prydderchs Rockllocers Soul Singer

Special Award Clipped Dog or Bitch

1, Miss M J Burns Villaspaniol Mercedes. Red bitch, smaller stature but sturdy and compact. Lovely square muzzle and beautiful dark expressive eyes, low set ears on well developed cleanly chiselled skull. Good depth of brisket with well sprung rib, loin is short and wide. Moved well with drive and happy tail action.

Fiona Stapley