CRUFTS CHAMPIONSHIP SHOW 2013
Day : 8th March
Judge: Mrs Di Fry
I was delighted with my quality entry. So many good dogs had to go cardless & many could change places another day. I thank the exhibitors for the way they showed their lovely dogs, all were presented in lovely condition.
VD (2) 1 McFarlane’s Sleepyhollow All That Jazz, lovely type & size, still looks good for his age. Well put together, in good coat, attractive head, well filled muzzle, cheeky expression. Still moving soundly; 2 Bartlett’s Hillrows Machiko of Pebblecombe, fabulous coat & fringing, well balanced, correct shaped head, large dark eyes, moved soundly. Pity about his tail. PD (6) 1 Farmer’s Sangria Celebrity, lovely compact pup, super head, eye & expression, nice size & markings, very dark large eyes, keeping super outline moving & standing, nice presentation. BP; 2 Banks’ Choya Kiosha, lovely puppy, in super coat. Slightly larger & very sound. Good head & cushioning, large dark correct eyes in lovely head, nice expression; 3 Allcock, Lindsay & Pipe’s Fralee Anthony Sleepyhollow, sweet, compact, smaller dog with appealing head & expression, moved with good outline, well schooled. JD (10) 1 Leach’s Queenslake Access Denied, 16 months b/w, well made & balanced, nice size, broad head, dark eyes, filled muzzle, good nose placement, fine bone & correct hare feet. Moved soundly keeping a tight tail; 2 Parry;’s Sidlyn Gone With The wind to Gwynsias, nice example, not quite as much coat. Good head, eye & muzzle, well made, good tail placement, good bone & feet, sound; 3 Pearce & Hann’s Choya Kanji Na with Rakuchin, well coated, large head & eye, filled muzzle, short & compact, gleaming. YD (12) 1 Rose’s Fralee Namakiki at Rossyn, lovely size, loved his head, eye & muzzle, well placed ears, short level back, very good tail placement. His dark eyes showed correct white. Correct bone & feet, sound; 2 Allcock’s Sleepyhollow Raphael, lovely size, in godo coat, lovely sound mover, catches your eye moving around the ring. Good shaped head but not quite as full as 1; 3 Jolley’s Jonsville Evan at Dekobras, nice example, slightly larger. Correct head, eye & muzzle, good neck & topline, very sound. PGD (17) 1 Graham’s Hysterical Shogun Coco, lovely size, in excellent condition & coat, super head, eye & expression, excellent front & reach, correct bone & feet, good topline & tail, very sound; 2 Williamson’s Choya Rising Sun Over Kalamata, lovely size, short & level back, nice tight tail, good front & bone, correct head, eye & nose placement, filled muzzle, sound; 3 Bartlett’s Vanistica Mahosukai of Pebblecombe, nice size, good topline, good tail placement, lovely head, eye & nose placement, sound. LD (9) 1 Flynn & Van Baaren-Grob’s Homerbrent Yuumei Na, correct size, well made body, super head, eye & expression, filled muzzle, correct bone, hare feet, nice tight tail, lovely coat & texture, very sound mover; 2 Allock & Hampton’s Bonniroy Yasebai Sleepyhollow, lovely size & type, good body & outline, nice coat & markings, lovely head & expression. So sound but a little unsure of himself. His day will come; 3 Farmer’s Sangria Paparazzi, very good example, nice head, eye & muzzle, well made, level topline. Just lacking coat to complete the picture. OD (13) 1 Banks’ Homerbrent Kotaishi of Choya, caught my eye on entering the ring, on examination did not disappoint. In gleaming super coat & condition, large head, dark eyes & correct amount of white, lovely cushioned muzzle, well made throughout, moved with drive. A credit to his owner. CC & BOB; 2 Allcock & Kilcoyne’s Ch Sleepyhollow Donizetti, lovely type & size, super head, large dark expressive eyes, well balanced, moved keeping correct outline, in lovely coat & condition. RCC; 3 Vincent’s Ch Midwood Manacor at Yama, short & compact, in huge coat, large head, correct eyes & expression, happy temperament, sound. GCD (2) 1 Quinn’s Dekobras Bring Me Sunshine, sound, in good coat, nice head & expression, moved very well, sound front & back; 2 McFarlane’s Sleepyhollow Student Prinz at Glendyke, smaller, pretty dog, most lovely eyes, good head & shape. Just lacking coat.
VB (4) 1 Farmer’s Ch Sangria In Your Dreams, 10 years, attractive bitch, nice size, good coat & tail placement, typical head, dark expressive eyes, moved well, still sound; 2 Goodwin’s Vival Takahashi Lanola, 12 years, very extrovert, good head & eye, sound movement still. Obviously loves attention as she is very cheeky; 3 Robinson’s Sangria Move Over Darling, small 7 years bitch, very pretty, well made, good head & eye. Pity about her tail. PB (4) 1 Banks’ Choya Kamiko, lovely type, super shape, nice outline, correct bone & hare feet, most lovely head, eyes & muzzle, very eye catching, sound mover; 2 Allcock’s Hin Satori Butterfly for Sleepyhollow, 13 months sable, correct head, eyes, nose placement & filled muzzle. Super temperament, moved keeping topline. A little erratic at times; 3 Flynn’s Linjato Amaya, compact 10 months pup, level topline, very pleasing head, lovely eyes, filled muzzle, very sound mover. JB (3) 1 Hilliker’s Hillrows Just Yummi, 18 months, nice type, good size, very good front & back movement, well set on tail, good head, eye & expression, moved soundly keeping topline; 2 McDonald’s Clandonald Kimora, 16 months, sweet bitch, rather apprehensive but lovely size. Correct head. Didn’t like the noise but moved well. YB (13) 1 Perrett’s Dalehouse Crystal Rose, b/w, nice size 18 months bitch, moved very well keeping topline & tail. Pretty head, nice large dark eyes with correct amount of white. Well conditioned coat & presentation. RCC; 2 Smith’s Sidlyn Song Of The Wind, nice bitch of 19 months, very nice temperament, well made, pretty head & eye, good nose placement, sound; 3 Willis’ Dainichi Kyana, very compact bitch of good size, well made, nice movement, pretty head, eye & cushioning, well schooled. PGB (11) 1 Bailey’s Asmena Tinkerbell at Aldoricka, nice compact b/w bitch, lovely outline & movement with tight tail, level back, very pretty head, good dark eyes, very sound, in excellent condition & coat; 2 Matches’ Fochai Jasmine, nice size, very good head, large dark eyes, correct expression, level topline, fine bone & hare feet, so sound; 3 Mahony’s Kraliky’s Talula Takara to Murraylake, pretty bitch, good size, good head, eye & nose placement, level topline, sound. LB (10) 1 Spavin Harrison’s Nisyros Chindy Lauper Sings Sholeen, small, pretty, compact bitch, lovely outline & tailset, lovely head & expression good front & rear movement, sound & well behaved, very lively; 2 Flynn’s Homerbrent Meibo at Linjato, super bitch, well made, good ribcage, topline & tailset, fine bone & hare feet, large dark expressive eyes. Profuse coat with excellent presentation. Could change places another day; 3 Rose’s Rossyn Takara, very sweet, compact bitch, slightly larger. Good head & eye, sound. OB (13) 1 Wainwright & Hodgson’s Ch Jenan Tutti Frutti, this bitch caught my eye on entering the ring & was not disappointed on examination. Lovely size, good ribcage, very pretty head, large expressive dark eyes, well made throughout, front & back movement excellent, well schooled, lovely coat. CC; 2 Anderson & Watt’s Ch Nisyros Chrischin Dior, lovely type, very well coated, well balanced, good topline & tail, very attractive head & eye, super expression, very sound; 3 Banks’ Ch Homerbrent Kiraku of Choya, very sweet bitch, nice markings, well presented, nice head, eye & nose placement, moved soundly. GCB (2) 1 Hine’s Sleepyhollow Hello Dolly at Swifthocks, nicely marked sweet bitch, correct bone & feet, pretty head & eye, moved soundly; 2 McFarlane’s Lanceian Plesant Chika, nice size, full of mischief, short level back, good stifles, sweet head & eye. A little erratic on the move.
MRS D FRY