Northern Open Show

Saturday 6th February

Llandrinio Village Hall

Judge Mrs A Moss 

Best in Show Cohen's Caispern Lorenzowith Shushana JW Sh CM

 and Best Opposite Sex Berry & Morris ' Brinara Vanity Fair JW

Reserve Best in Show Lucas' Shandwick Magic Moments Via Amberlight

Best Veteran Brady's Reddins Frolic Among Amberlight

Critique

IRISH SETTER CLUB OF WALES

OPEN SHOW – 6TH FEBRUARY 2016

 

First of all I would like to thank the Officers and Committee for the opportunity to judge at their Show and the exhibitors for their entries.

Best In Show was Cohen’s CAISPERN LORENZO WITH SHUSHANA JW ShCM

Reserve Best in Show was Lucas’ SHANDWICK MAGIC MOMENTS VIA AMBERLIGHT

Best Opposite Sex was Berry & Morris’ BRINARA VANITY FAIR JW

Best Veteran in Show was Brady’s REDDINS FROLIC AMONG AMBERLIGHT

Best Puppy in Show as Lucas’ BARDONHILL ETERNAL FLAME AMONG AMBERLIGHT

 

Puppy Dog (2)

1.          Lucas’ BARDONHILL ETERNAL FLAME AMONG AMBERLIGHT

            Nicely balanced head.  Good neck, outline and depth.  Good front movement. Best Puppy in Show.

2.         Gilks’   DANWISH THE LION KING

            Good layback.  Good depth of rib.  Nicely boned.  Just not the outline of 1.

Junior Dog (6)

1.          Wharton’s      JENNISON TROUBLE

            Good head and layback.  Good bend of stifle and short hocks.  Good topline.

2.         Bell & Barker-Bell’s   BALINTYNE JUST FOR YOU

            Liked his head and expression.  Good front and rear angulation.  Good moving dog both front and rear.  Looks the part on the move, just not happy to be gone over.

3.         Lucas’ B. ETERNAL FLAME AMONG AMBERLIGHT

 

Yearling Dog (5)

1.          Hyslop’s          GWENDARIFF JUSTIN THYME JW

            Balanced head.  Good legs and feet.  Good depth and length of rib.  Good quarters.

2.         Rowbottom’s LANSTARA SPRING MOON

            A typey dog with a good outline and rear angulation.  Heavier throughout than 1.

3.         Bell & Barker-Bell’s B JUST FOR YOU

 

Undergraduate Dog (2)

1.          Corless’           SWIFTLARK FIRST KNIGHT

            Pleasing head and expression.  Good back end.  Just short of condition.

 

Graduate Dog (2)

1.          Bell & Barker-Bell’s B. JUST FOR YOU

2.         Cohen’s           AOIBHEANNE’S ROUGH DIAMOND WITH SHUSHANA JW

            Liked his head and expression.  Good topline.  Well angulated front and back.  Just not settled either standing or moving.

 

Post Graduate Dog (4)

1.          Fitzmaurice’s BRINARA INDEPENDANT

            Good front movement. Good topline and depth.  Good rear angulation.  Preferred his head to 2.

2.         Axon’s             BRINARA PRIVATE EYE

            A smaller dog throughout.  Good neck shoulders and topline.  Just preferred head of 1.

3.         Davis’              BRINARA NEW STATESMAN AT CORRIBEG

 

Limit Dog (3)

1.          Lucas’s                        SHANDWICK MAGIC MOMENTS VIA AMBERLIGHT

            Nicely balanced head.  Good neck and shoulders.  Deep rib.  Well turned stifles.  Reserve Best in Show 

2.         Mitchell’s        SUTERESETT GO THE DISTANCE TO STAXYLL

            Another pleasing head with a good topline and read angulation.  Just a litter heavier over the shoulders than 1 and wider in front.

3.         Corless’           BARDONHILL SWIFT EAGLE

 

Open Dog (5)

1.          Cohen’s           CAISPERN LORENZO WITH SHUSHANA JWShCM

            Balanced throughout. Lovely head and expression.  Good length of neck flowing into well laid shoulders and good topline.  Good depth of rib. Well let down with muscled hindquarters. In good coat and condition.  Best in Show.

2.         McDonagh’s    RONZALDA FIGARO

            Good overall shape and angulation.  Just preferred head of 1.

3.         Axon’s             BRINARA BACK IN THE RUNNING

 

Veteran Bitch (5)

1.          Brady’s           REDDINS FROLIC AMONG AMBERLIGHT

            Lovely head and expression.  Nicely ribbed.  Good outline and rear angulation although not quite the strength behind.

2.         Berry & Morris’          BRINARA WINTER CHERRY JW

            Another bitch with good overall shape.  Just preferred head of 1 and her age was a little more apparent on the move than it was with 1.

3.         Hyslop’s          GWENDARIFF WHATA SHOWGIRL

 

Junior Bitch (2)

1.          Bell & Barker-Bell’s   BALINTYNE SAY YOU SAY ME

            Good outline and depth. Good reach of neck and layback.  Preferred her head and expression to 2.

2.         Corless’           SWIFTLARK FIRST EDITION

            Nicley boned.  Good outline and rear angulation, but not the head of 1.

 

Yearling Bitch (8)

1.          Bell & Barker-Bell’s   B. SAY YOU SAY ME

2.         Waterton’s     SANDSTREAM WELCOME BREEZE JW

            Liked her head.  Good neck and angulation front and back.  Just very unsettled on the move after arriving late and being rushed in.

3.         Berry & Morris’          BRINARA LOWRI

 

Undergraduate Bitch (3)

1.          Taylor’s          DANNAWAY GOODY TWO SHOES

            Nicley balanced head. Good topline.  Nicely let down behind.  Steady mover.

2.         Corless’           SWIFTLARK FIRST LADY

            Nice type of head.  Good outline.  Just very short of weight. 

3.         Jones’             GWENDARIFF NUTMEG

 

Graduate Bitch (7)

1.          Bell & Barker-Bell’s B. SAY YOU SAY ME

2.         Taylor’s          D. GOODY TWO SHOES

3.         Heather’s       CASKEYS MOVIE STAR AT SIXOAKS JW

 

Post Graduate Bitch (4)

1.          Brady’s           AMBERLIGHT GUINEVERE

            Good head and eye.  Good front and rear angulation. True mover.

2.         Berry & Morris’          BRINARA LOWRI

            Balanced head. Good outline. Just not the hindquarters of 1.

3.         Corless’           LYNWOOD JUST FOR LARKS

 

Limit Bitch (3)

1.          Berry & Morris’          BRINARA VANITY FAIR JW

            Balanced throughout. Good head, eye and expression. Good length of neck and layback. Good outline and bend of stifle. Good mover. Best Bitch.

2.         McDonagh’s    RONZALDA FREIA

            Good head and expression. Good depth and rear angulation.

3.         Taylor’s          WYNJILL WELL DONE

 

Open Bitch (2)

1.          Howatson’s    RIVERMAN ROYAL ROSA AT VANDERS JW

            Liked her head and expression. Good layback and outline.  Nicely let down.  Good moving bitch . Reserve Best Bitch.

 

Brace (2)

1.          McDonagh’s Brace

2.         Corless’ Brace

 Judge Mrs A Moss