|Border||Leeds 18 Judge's Critique|
Leeds 18 Judge
BORDER LEEDS 18
Judge: Mr Brian Baxter
BEST OF BREED : 6703 JAMES, Miss T & RENDER Mrs M Ch Chorbeck Gossip Girl At Blackmine JW
BORDER JUDGE LEEDS 18
MPD (9, 4)
1 Pinkham's Broadsmill Horatio Nelson. Nice sized youngster, good bite, straight front, in good coat, moved true for age.
2 Alexander's Glenbucket Highland Reel. Liked the head, goode clean teeth, nice length of neck, moved well.
3 Armstrong's Otterwood Titan.
1 Spafford's Dassett Last Waltz. Liked this one for size, a nice shaped head, good reach of neck, well placed shoulders, in good coat, moved ok.
2 Hyslop's Rocksam At Raisbeck. Good head and bite, nice reach of neck, coat was of good texture, moved ok, kept a level topline on the move.
3 North's Northborders Marlon Brando.
1 Duxbury's Ridgebow Two Hoots. A very nice young dog, good head, well placed shoulders, good front, easily spanned, good flat ribs, moved true both ways, will hold his corner up when he matures.
2 Pollit's Brackenfell Rock The Boat For Vandamere. Close up to winner, nice dark eyes, good width of skull, in good coat with thick pelt, moved true both ways.
3 Ward's Borderstream Zodiak.
PGD (7, 3)
1 Alpe's Cedarhill Authorisation. Won this class easily, a quality dog with a very nice head, good bite, thick pelt, good tail set on, moved with drive both ways.
2 Ward's Borderstream Zodiak. Nice size, moved ok.
3 Ruth's Bowencloud Busy Bee JW.
1 Fleming's Cedarhill Ghost Writer JW. A handy sized dog, easily spanned, good bite, strong muscle, nice length of neck, thick pelt, moved true both ways.
2 Baxter's Mysulan Going Solo JW. Very close the first two, they could change places another day, good, big strong teeth, dark eyes, straight front, tight feet, good jacket, harsh coat.
3 Atkinson's Tojamatt Rhythm N'Blues At Raedwulf.
1 Hall & Ellis' Ch & Ger Ch Brackenfell Bok To Bach JW. Very nice to handle, good bite, in harsh coat, moved very well, just a bit short in back for me.
2 Barrett's Howthwaite Grainsgill. Another one comes to hand very well, good head with big teeth, in harsh coat, looks the part to do a days work, moved ok.
3 Armstrong & Armstrong's Int Ch Ir Ch Ploughdown Plato.
1 Dean's Eng & Am Can Ch Cedarhill Beyond The Stars JW. What a lovely dog to handle for age, difficult to fault, lovely head with good bite, good length of neck, a pleasure to give him the ticket, he was put down in harsh coat and moved true both ways.
2 Golding's Beaconpike Red Saturn. Looked able to do a days work, moved ok.
3 Taylor's Dymanti Roman Warrior At Nottorg ShCM.
1 Ward's Borderstream Zodiak. Would not move properly, third in junior.
1 Vaughan's Broadsmill Ha'penny For Holteal. A very nice puppy, good bite, in nice coat, kept a level topline on the move.
2 Fryer's Irton Sovay. Very close up to winner, could change places, real harsh coat as usual from this kennel, lovely head with good bite.
3 Hollingsbee's Otterwood Diodem.
1 Golding's Beaconpike River Sky. Good bite, nice head, well laid shoulders, in good coat, a little shy but just a baby, moved ok.
2 Tait's Elemcella Scaevola. Pleasing in head, good teeth, well laid shoulders, coat ok, moved well.
3 Atkinson's Esyntona Codeword Vandamere.
1 Pickering's Picer Beth Chatto JW. Very good head with good bite, dark eyes, powerful jaws, nice reach of neck, straight front, thick pelt, moved true.
2 Broomhead's Bardenfor Tale As Old As Time. Nice type, well placed shoulders, good front, harsh coat, moved ok.
3 Atkinson's Esyntona Codeword Vandamere.
1 Hayes' Akenside Eyebright At Lexmar. A very good class of females, this one came to hand well, strong jaw with big teeth, in harsh coat, moved with drive.
2 Duxbury's Ridgebow Pendle Witch. A lovely type, easily spanned, in good coat, she is ready for a day's work.
3 Payne's Alcumlow Heather At Sensevalley.
1 Pickering's Picer Flora Mcivor JW. Another one from this kennel with super head, good shoulders, straight front, well padded feet, nice strong back end, good tight jacket, floated round the ring, moved well.
2 Duxbury's Ridgebow Rusty Rivet. The first three in this class were a pleasure to judge, powerful underjaw, good length of neck, clean shoulders, in good coat, moved with plenty of drive from strong back end.
3 Roslin-Williams' Mansergh Paiont By Numbers.
1 James & Render's Ch Chorbeck Gossip Girl At Blackmine JW. A good quality bitch, very nice head with excellent teeth, dark eyes, well placed shoulders, gun barrel front, tight feet, kept a level topline, a pleasure to give her the CC and BOB.
2 Armstrong & Armstrong's Ir Ch Ploughdown Paloma. Good headed bitch, unlucky to meet the winner today, she is a quality bitch in neat harsh coat, moved with drive, basically same remarks apply.
3 Roslin-Williams' Mansergh Paint By Numbers.
1 Williams' Hollowmoor Casilva. Pleasing in head, in harsh coat, did not show her age, moved with drive.
2 Hyslop's Baywillow Brown Braid JW ShCM. Another one that has weathered well, in such good condition today.
3 Hall & Ellis' Beaconpike Night Sky At Brackenfell.