• Show Date: 15/10/2023
  • Show Type: Open/Limited/Sanction
  • Judged by: Penny Roberts Contact Judge
  • Published Date: 15/02/2024

Gravesend & Medway Towns Canine Society

Gravesend & Medway Towns Canine Society Working Groups, selection of working breeds and 2 stakes classes Judge: Penny Roberts AVNSC Working: Puppy (3,3) Junior (2,1) 1. Kirk’s Belleville Crazy In Love. Portuguese Water Dog. 15mo bitch, nicely square in outline. Attractive, feminine head, good balance skull to muzzle, good eyes and lovely ears. Angulation good front and rear, sufficient bone. Well presented, correct coat. Moved well. BOB Post Graduate (0) Open (2) 1. Springham’s Gandalf Arhat Icebreaker. Tibetan Mastiff (imp Pol). 2yo Lovely masculine head, gave impression of power, nice proportions, but still needs to broaden into his frame and strengthen in rear. Sufficient bone. Shown in good coat, well presented. Moved ok. RBOB 2. Osborne’s Nexgen All Eyez On Me. Leongerger. 3 yo bitch. In profile has good outline; good feminine head. Balanced front and rear. Needs to broaden and drop into herself. Moved ok. AV Imported Breed Register – Working (0) Bullmastiff: Puppy (1,1) Post Graduate (0) Open (3,2) 1. Todd & Smith’s Alonzobar Red Sky for Delarhia 3yo male. Head was square and imposing. Powerfully built broad and compact with good front, great topline, short in loin and well-muscled rear. Good bone and feet. Moved with power. BOB Dobermann: Junior (0) Post Graduate (0) Open (1) 1. Wright’s Amazon American Graffiti with Sealandair ShCEx Impressive 7 yo male shown in peak condition, well-muscled and coat shining. Long, clean head, good neck and super, compact body. Lovely topline. Moved out freely, very sound. A pleasure to go over. BOB Giant Schnauzer: Junior (1,1) Post Graduate (0) Open (0) Rottweiler: Junior (2,2) Post Graduate (2,1) 1. De Vries’ Abacab’s Fading Lights Very feminine 22 mo bitch of lovely balanced outline. Shown in great condition. Feminine head of correct proportions and sufficient breadth of skull, good bite. Well balanced, compact outline, nice topline and tailset, good angulation. Moved out well. RBOB Open (4,1) 1. Allen’s Jodipas Valen Time (AI) JW. Really lovely 20 mo bitch. Balanced proportions and compact outline. Pretty, feminine head, correct bite, strong neck and body. Lovely bone and correct round feet. Moved out so well. BOB 2. Kichenside’s Jaegerot Dream Lover. Nice 3 yo male with super head and expression; good bone; a little longer cast and needs to strengthen in rear. Moved ok. 3. Wheaton’s Ausries The Real Thing for Acinonyx JW Siberian Husky: Junior (1) 1. Simms’ Nesslands One In A Million at Arcticskies. Super 6mo bitch puppy with so much going for her! Her lovely coat was shining and showing the silver tips in the sunshine. Very pretty, foxy head; good front and rear assembly. Overall balanced outline. Sufficient length of leg and nice bone and feet. Moved out well. BPIB/RBOB Post Graduate (0) Open (2,1) 1. Simms’ Arcticskies Baileys On Ice. 3 yo bitch of lovely type. Attractive head, with good eye shape; good neck, good proportions and sufficient length of leg. Shown in super condition and moved out well. Very nice! BOB AV Working: Puppy (1,1) Junior (4,2) 1. Wilson’s Thorpaige Chasing Rainbows Boxer. Very pretty 15mo brindle bitch. Super feminine head of lovely balance, strong neck and super square body. Strong without coarseness. Shown in lovely condition and moved out so well. 2. Kirk’s Belleville Crazy In Love. Portuguese Water Dog. Lovely dog, notes as before (AVNSC) Post Graduate (4,1) 1. Wilson’s Thorpaige Chasing Rainbows, Boxer. Notes as Junior class above. 2. Hawkins’ Mellhawk Tiger Lily Boxer. Another lovely strong, but feminine bitch with good balance, bone and feet. Lovely head. Moved well. On the day, just preferred the rear action of 1. 3. Allen-Maher’s Invictadaw Raquel Boxer Open (1) 1. Wright’s Amazon American Graffiti with Sealandair ShCEx Dobermann. Notes as in breed class. AV Working Veteran (2) 1. Wright’s Amazon American Graffiti with Sealandair ShCEx Dobermann. Super fit veteran. Notes as in breed class above. 2. Eagles’ La Dam Latea Dark Desire (imp Pol) Siberian Husky. 9 yo bitch with very pretty foxy head and good ears. Presented in good, fit condition and in good double coat. Moved well, but going a little wide in front. Working Group: 1. Wilson’s Thorpaige What A Kerfuffle JW Boxer 2. Wright’s Amazon American Graffiti with Sealandair ShCEx Dobermann 3. Simms’ Arcticskies Baileys On Ice 4. Kirk’s Belleville Crazy In Love. Portuguese Water Dog Working Puppy Group: 1. Simms’ Nesslands One In A Million at Arcticskies 2. Longley’s Limkyns Moonlight Tango with Attomic Boxer AV Keith Starkey Memorial Stakes – Open: 1. Welch’s Hookwood Starman JW Pointer. Very smart 2 yo black and white pointer male. Handsome in head, good long neck, good angulation and strong in body. Good bone and feet. Loved his balance on the stand and moved out so soundly. Very nice! AV Puppy Stakes: Super pups to end my day. 1. Pearmain & Sherwood’s Delandmar Herbert Wood. Dachshund (miniature smooth). This young man had everything going for him this afternoon. Just 6 mo but so full of confidence and showmanship! Handsome head of good length, good muscular neck, lovely front and super length of body with short, strong loin. Moved out so well – the long stride and plenty of drive from the rear. I was captivated. 2. Strevens’ Tollisty Shincha Retriever (Nova Scotia Duck Tolling). Another quality pup – 6 mo and lovely and confident in the ring. Very feminine head, nicely wedge shaped, nice almond eye and good set, size and feathering. Lovely balanced outline. In super puppy jacket, presented well. A delight to watch on the move. 3. Barnett’s Salvadorada Happy Go Lucky Dalmatian 4. McCarthy’s Nagshall The Odd Excuse Dachshund (miniature long-haired) 5. Halstead’s Attun El Zorro of Alekontes Poodle (miniature).