Judge Mr Stephan Bardwell
MPD (6) 1 Steele’s Sharlarna Divine At Threadgold, b/w lovely headed baby good crescent to head nice width & cushioning to muzzle & pleasing white to eye. Quite compact in build with fair width to rib, enough neck & high set tail. Quite smart on the move with a positive action; 2 Vincent & Speight’s Bonniroy Yumi Aka At Yama, r/w, lovely puppy. Nicely compact in build & good in tailset, topline & neck. Pleasing head contours & very expressive eye with good cushioning to muzzle. Preferred his finer bone to the winner but he lacked the confidence of 1 on the move today; 3 Young’s Utsukushi Snap The Dragon. PD (6) 1 Robinson’s Suzume Uccellino De Imperium Auri At Midorchi, b/w in very glamorous, silky coat. Stylish on the move with nice lift & good coming & going. Good topline & high set tail, nice width to rib. Refined bone & brush feet. Nicely rounded top skull & pleasing white to eye & fair width to padded muzzle; 2 Vincent’s Yama Teddy Edward, b/w top quality dog with lovely head of good size, cresented topskull, good width & cushioning to muzzle & very expressive eye. Correct cobby build to body with nice width to rib which has still to drop a little. Moved well in profile & firm going & coming but quite not matching the accuracy in front of 1 at this stage; 3 Farmer’s Sangria War Lord. JD (9,2) 1 Rhodes & Vincent’s Javalcy Bugsy Malone, b/w super head & expression from correctly rounded top skull, broad well cushioned muzzle & good white & size to eye. Good moderate neck, giving very proud head carriage. Compact, short body with high set tail & nice shape to feet. Glamorous, quality coat & pleased in profile on the move; 2 Banks’ Choya Masuyo, b/w quality dog with very square & compact outline & correctly refined bone. Good size to head well cushioned muzzle lovely expressive eyes & correctly rounded in skull. Moved well & showed a pleasing profile, not quite as well developed as1 in depth of rib at present; 3 George’s Sharlarna The Tempest At Amronchi. PGD (13,4) 1 Schemel’s Chinart Yuunagi, b/w, lovely expressive head with good cushioning & crescents & expressive eye. Carries himself with pride, with moderate neck, fair proportions to body & quite refined in bone, with good front & hindquarters, nice width to rib & high tailset. Moved quite well coming & going with a pleasing side gait, good quality coat; 2 Matches’ Godheim Stars And Stripes At Fochai, b/w pleasing size to head & eye with good earset & width to cushioned muzzle. Good squareness to outline with good tailset, a little heavier in bone than 1. Moved quite well coming & going & held his profile well going round; 3 Boyer’s Choya Alfie Boe. LD(13,4) 1 Farmer’s Sangria Back To The Future, b/w refined & compact build with good neck & tailset giving proud carriage. Good size to head with pleasing crescents & cushioning & good white to eye giving him a lovely expression. Moved with good style in profile & fairly accurate coming & going; 2 McLeod’s Dunline Oh What A Night, b/w quality dog with good coat & furnishings. Very attractive head, well rounded, with good white to the eye & good width to muzzle. Square & compact in body with refined bone, not quite the depth of rib of 1. Moved well enough coming & going & kept an attractive profile; 3 Blow & Allen’s Wyndcatch Take It Easy. OD (13,2) 1 Davidson’s Ch Hysterical Samurai Sou At Sharlarna, b/w very cobby dog with refined bone, lovely width to rib, strong topline, high set tail & moderate neck giving him a very proud & impressive outline. Good quality well furnished coat. Pleasing size to well rounded head & expressive eye. Moved positively with a lot of style & good elevation; 2 Farmer’s Sangria Lord Of The Dance, b/w quality dog with very attractive square outline, good neck & tailset & silky coat. Lovely head with good size & crescent, well cushioned broad muzzle & sizeable expressive eyes showing a little white. Moved out with a very good profile, but not quite matching my winner going & coming; 3 Rhodes & Vincent’s Avalcy Bit Of Razzle Dazzle.
MPB (6,3) 1 Davidson’s Utsukushi Lady Montserrat At Sharlarna, b/w a real baby but showing lots of quality with her short square outline, & well rounded head with pleasing width & cushioning to muzzle & lovely expressive eye. Very stylish on the move when settled; 2 Quinn’s Sharlarna Miss Fame At Harlouville, attractive baby, nice & compact with moderate neck giving good carriage to very expressive head, well cushioned & rounded, with good width to muzzle & expressive eye. A little untidy going & coming & not moving as well as my winner today; 3 Paradise’s Shardlow Pavlova. PB(3,2) 1 Farmer’s Sangria Faberg'e, b/w lovely shape to head with good width to well cushioned muzzle, well set ears & pleasing eye. Moderate neck allowing impressive carriage, refined build strong topline, high set tail & nicely angulated rear. Moved with a lovely profile & good drive going away. JB (6,1) 1 Banks’ Choya Charlotte, b/w super head with lovely crescent & just the right of white showing in large well set eyes, well cushioned broad foreface. Refined bone & compact outline with nice width to rib, but could develop a little more depth, & high set tail. Moved well coming & going & stylish side gait; 2 Wallhead’s Choya Carolina, b/w lovely expressive head, well rounded with good width & eyes giving a real get up go expression. Moderate neck & strong topline & tailset giving her very good carriage, just lost a little to the width of rib to 1. Moved with a stylish profile; 3 Day’s Godhemi Oklahoma At Dorcharday. PGB (10,1) 1 Kilcoyne’s Granasil Love Story, b/w very good construction to this refined bitch, pleasing width & depth to rib cage, moderate neck & high tailset giving her a typical, cobby outline. Pleasing size & roundness to head, with good width & cushioning to foreface & well placed expressive eyes. Good coat & furnishings & moved very well coming & going with a stylish animated profile; 2 Constable’s Arranbrook Imperial Dancer At Mitapip, b/w, not quite matching the coat of my winner today but nicely ribbed & refined in build. She moved with a nice relaxed profile & good action coming & going. Lovely expressive head with good crescent to top skull, good nose pad & well placed expressive eyes; 3 Rowley’s Wallhead’s Sleepyhollow Tikle My Fancy At Merida. LB (12,3) 1 Wallhead’s Choya Kinuko At Merida, quality bitch, nicely refined in build & nice for width of rib, neck topline & tail. Very nice brush feet & good action & style on the move. Good crescent to her head, well cushioned muzzle & well sized expressive eyes; 2 Pearce & Hann’s Yama Moonlight Over Rakuchin, lovely bitch, good cobby make & shape short back & very proud carriage. Good shape to head, well cushioned muzzle & expressive eye. Unfortunately not in her best coat day. She moved well both ways & with a stylish profile; 3 Robinson’s Midorchi Make Believe. OB(9) 1 Oatridge’s Ch Sleepyhollow Miss Bussell, b/w lovely head, good size & crescents with very expressive eyes, well cushioned, broad muzzle & good nose pad. Moderate neck giving her proud carriage, very well made throughout with good width to rib & refined bone. Nicely angulated she moved with a very positive action coming & going & with a very stylish profile. Good quality, silky coat, not quite at its best; 2 Paradise’s Shardlow Knickerboka Glory, attractive bitch with a good quality, glamorous coat, nicely refined in build with pleasing rib, & high set tail. Good size to head of good shape but not matching the expression of 1 for me. Moved quite well coming & going, maintaining an attractive profile; 3 Oatridge’s Ch Dalehouse Crystal Tips.