JUDGES CRITIQUE FOR

IRISH SETTER CLUB OF WALES

SOUTHERN OPEN SHOW

21ST NOVEMBER 2010

 

My thanks go to the Officers & Committee for their kind invitation to judge this show and many thanks to all the exhibitors for your entries, all your dogs were presented in lovely clean condition, I was very pleased with my final line-up

BEST IN SHOW: Mugford’s: LYNWOOD STARTED WITH A KISS JW

RESERVE BEST IN SHOW Danks-Kemish’s: TIROEN TIME AFTER TIME FOR ALOLFRAN JW. Sh CM

BEST PUPPY IN SHOW: Naylor & Morrison’s: ANLORY CARINENA

 

MINOR PUPPY DOG (6,2)

Nice class of quality puppies,1st:Naylor & Morrison’s ANLORY MATARO, this boy took my eye straight away, shows himself off so well, in immaculate coat & condition, very pleasing head, with gorgeous eyes, super neck & shoulders all flowing through to an excellent proportioned body to present a lovely picture throughout, moved really well.

BEST PUPPY DOG

2nd:Need’s: THENDARA JOE LE TAXI FOR STOURFORD, another nice baby that pressed hard, Lovely head & expression, nice eye, good bone, full of quality, moved very well.

3rd:Paisey’s: FORDAFRYS CALSON’S FOLLY

 

PUPPY DOG (5,2)

1st: Naylor & Morrison’s ANLORY MATARO

2nd: Needs’: THENDARA JOE LE TAXI FOR STOURFORD

3rd:Childs’: TREDURA OUTER LIMITS

 

VETERAN DOG (3,1)

1st:Condron & Symons: COVARNEY CRUISER, Typical head & soft kind expression, good neck & shoulders, nice structure & quality bone throughout, nice condition good tailset moved really well.

2nd:Hiron’s LOSKERAN BLUE JAZZ: another nice boy that appealed in head, good neck & shoulder placement, satisfying throughout, well presented, moved well.

 

JUNIOR DOG (6,2)

1st:Lewis’: DEACONARA DANSE DE BLEU AVEC DOTCOMSETTER, this boy is looking really good, in excellent condition, masculine head with no coarseness, great expression, well balanced outline with deep chest, well boned with good width of thigh, moved steadily & effortlessly round the ring.

2nd:Corless’:BARDONHILL SWIFT EAGLE, Upstanding dog, masculine head with a mischievous eye, clean neck into good shoulders, good croup & depth of brisket, presented a nice picture when stacked, a nice boy, a little wilful but moved well !

3rd:Sheldon’s: BALINTYNE FOREIGN INTRIGUE AT DELSANTO

 

YEARLING DOG (9,2)

1st: :Lewis’: DEACONARA DANSE DE BLEU AVEC DOTCOMSETTER

2nd:Webb’s: ALOLFRAN MOMENT IN TIME, nice type, balanced head & expressive eyes, well set neck & shoulders, good turn of stifle, well balanced, sound on the move.

3rd:Axon’s: BRINARA BACK IN THE RUNNING

 

TYRO DOG (3)

1st: :Corless’:BARDONHILL SWIFT EAGLE

2nd: :Sheldon’s: BALINTYNE FOREIGN INTRIGUE AT DELSANTO, a cheeky boy giving handler a hard time!, good head & nice eye, well angulated shoulders, good forefront & strong hindquarters,well presented, moved ok when settled.

3rd:Middleton’s: TREBEURDEN DIAMOND

 

 

GRADUATE DOG (7,1)

1st:Needs’: DANCESET THE BOYFRIEND AT STOURFORD, beautifully balanced boy, nice head, super expression & neck, well laid back shoulders, good depth of brisket, nicely angulated throughout, impressed with his excellent movement. RESERVE BEST DOG

2nd: :Lewis’: DEACONARA DANSE DE BLEU AVEC DOTCOMSETTER

3rd:Gwilliam & Bozer’s: MILLCROFT POACHERS MOON OF VICTORIAVIEW

 

POST GRADUATE DOG (5)

1st:Needs’: COVARNEY MOCHA MEETS STOURFORD, mature dog, balanced in head & neck, good shoulders, plenty of depth strong in rear, well handled & moved freely

2nd:Rodda’s; TERAMOUR GOING FOR GOLD, taller type, but nice head & expression, good neck & shoulders, well balanced, moved well.

3rd:Childs’: LYRASETT DISCOVERY

 

LIMIT DOG (3,1)

1st; :Rodda’s; TERAMOUR GOING FOR GOLD

2nd:Hiron’s: LOSKERAN FOLLOW THE DREAM, being un-cooperative today and would not stand so difficult to assess. but what I could see was nice.

 

OPEN DOG (5,1)

1st:Danks-Kemish’s: TIROEN TIME AFTER TIME FOR ALOLFRAN JW. Sh CM, A dog full of substance, beautiful head flowing into a lovely strong neck and correctly sloping topline, lovely deep chest, and nice spring of rib, good muscletone, on the move was very positive, driving with ease around the ring. BEST DOG & RESERVE BEST IN SHOW

2nd:Condron & Mortimer’s: COVARNEY  MASTERCLASS, good type, excelling in lovely soft expression, melting eyes,slightly smaller than winner, but everything in proportion and lots to like, lost out on drive.

3rd: Childs’: BRENRUE OUTLANDER Sh CM

 

 

 

 

MINOR PUPPY BITCH( 7,2)

1st: Naylor & Morrison’s: ANLORY CARINENA, this little girl is a star, notes says “exquisite, wish she was mine”, beautiful head & expression all so feminine, super length of neck into nice shoulders, super topline, everything in proportion, super on the move, beautifully presented & handled, just pipped her litter brother to best puppy, owner should be very proud of these puppies. BEST PUPPY IN SHOW

2nd: Naylor & Morrison’s: ANLORY RED SKY, 6 mths, what a cutie, could not deny this little baby her place, lovely sweet feminine head & melting eyes, although small everything is in proportion, moved well

3rd: Powis’: AMBERWAVE PUZZLE

 

PUPPY BITCH (6,2)

1st: Naylor & Morrison’s: ANLORY CARINENA

2nd: Naylor & Morrison’s: ANLORY RED SKY

3rd: Powis’: AMBERWAVE PUZZLE

 

VETERAN BITCH ( 5,2)

1st: Waterton’s: LYNWOOD STRANDS OF SILK AT SANDSTREAM JW, Sh CM, a lovely bitch with so much to like, great head & expression, gently sloping shoulders making a nice topline, lovely angulation, shown & moved really well.

.BEST VETERAN

2nd: Reed’s: TATTERSLEE SUNFLOWER, notes say a touch overweight but still a nice looking bitch, soft expression, and good angulation throughout. moved ok.

3rd: Rodda’s: Sh Ch COVARNEY CARA MIA MINE AT TERAMOUR Sh CM

 

 

 

JUNIOR BITCH ( 2)

1st: Phillips’: DERRYDORE WOODLARK, Lovely head with sweetest of expressions, good reach of neck, well laid shoulders,nice sloping topline, nicely presented in good coat, moved with ease

2nd: Mann & Condron: COVARNEY ANNABELLE WITH HOPSTONE, nice bitch, rangier type than winner,,nice head & expression, good neck & shoulders, moved well.

 

YEARLING BITCH (3)

1st: Hall’s: SHENANAGIN STARDRIFT AT GLENNARA JW, quality bitch with lovely feminine head & melting eyes, good angulation all through, correct topline, in good coat & condition, moved well with drive. RESERVE BEST BITCH

2nd: Phillips’: DERRYDORE WOODLARK

3rd: Stevens’: BRABROOK WILD ROSE AT FOLLYBROOK

 

TYRO BITCH (2)

1st: : Stevens’: BRABROOK WILD ROSE AT FOLLYBROOK, nice type of bitch, good head, lovely clean lines although finer in bone, good angulation, nice tailset, moved really well.

2nd: Middleton’s: TREBEUDEN TEMPTRESS, feminine head  with soft dark eyes, good neck & shoulders, nice depth of chest, not so positive on the move.

 

GRADUATE BITCH (3,1)

1st: Reed’s: TATTERSLEE LEGENDAIRE a taller type, lean feminine head with nice eyes, well proportioned throughout, shown in excellent coat & condition well handled, moved out well.

2nd: Middleton’s: TREBEUDEN TEMPTRESS

 

POST GRADUATE BITCH (4,1)

1st:Waterton’s: LYNWOOD KISSED BY AN ANGEL AT SANDSTREAM, excellent bitch who oozed quality throughout, gentle soft feminine expression, beautiful neck into lovely shoulders, overall balance first class, super on the move, well handled.

2nd: Mortimer & Condron’s: COVARNEY COCO JW, another nice bitch although slightly heavier than one, correct shoulders & hindquarters, lost out on movement

3rd: Middleton’s: TREBEUDEN TEMPTRESS

 

LIMIT BITCH (3)

1st: Mugford’s: LYNWOOD STARTED WITH A KISS JW, a lovely class of girls, a top draw bitch who excels in overall confirmation, beautiful head & dreamy expression, very pleasing on the eye when stacked, so happy & moved with effortless drive. She looked a picture. Very pleased to award her BEST BITCH & BEST IN SHOW

2nd: Bennett’s: HEATHCLARE LOOKING AT MAGIC, very close up to 1, super head & expression presenting a lovely picture, good neck & shoulders, good angulation fore & aft, moved very well.

3rd: Phillips: COVARNEY SESAME

 

OPEN BITCH (5,1)

1st:Halls’: GLENNARA LEHANA JW, Sh CM, headed a good class, nice head with the softest of expressions, elegant neck & fine shoulders. nice tight feet Good shape throughout, excellent condition, moved effortlessly around the ring.

2nd: Prangle’s: TANNYMAC COULD IT BE MAGIC AT HEATHCLARE JW, Sh CM another lovely bitch that could change places on another day, just preferred general outline today on winner, beautifully presented, moved very well.

3rd: Condron & Mortimer’s : COVARNEY MISS ‘B’ HAVIN

 

BRACE (1,1)

 

 

 

JUDGE: MRS DENISE BETTIS