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Manchester 14 Judge
BORDER MANCHESTER 14
Judge: Mr Philip J Greenway
BEST OF BREED : 1103 IRVING Mrs K M Ch Dandyhow Dr Walter
BORDER JUDGE MANCHESTER 14
1 Irving’s Dandyhow Aston Martin, very promising even in his underclothes. Completely balanced with good neck, topline, set on, body depth, angulation & substance. Moved soundly all round. Pleased in head qualities & outlook;
2 Bean & Broomhead’s Plushcourt The Boss Be at Manorcroft, nice youngster with pleasing head properties. Good balance, neck, topline, set on & coat. Moved soundly. More immature than 1;
3 Fawcett’s Carrock Canterbury.
PD (3) A.
1 Rayner’s Stoneygin Dizzy Rascal, developing nicely, good head, neck, topline, set on, soundly constructed & balanced, nice size, all together on the move;
2 Moseley’s Abisu Acle Dream, bl/t, very good head, nice neck, topline, set on, coat, nicely put together & moved sound. On the leg at the moment;
3 Bone’s Adrival Skyfall.
1 Yeates’ Bristoc Rock The Boat, very good head, neck, topline, set on, angulation, coat, moved soundly. Just had that little more scope in profile. Nicely balanced throughout;
2 Taylor’s Dymanti Roman Warrior, very much similar comments, not much between them;
3 Speake’s Cedarhill Stargazer.
1 Hunt’s Ottaswell Palamedes, wheaten, excellent head & expression which gave him the edge. Pleased in neck, topline, set on, angulation, depth. Nice flow of line, moved well from any angle. RCC;
2 Dickinson & James’ Badgerholme Epsom Jet, bl/t, very nice top quality dog who was very close up. Caused me to look hard before final decision;
3 Johnson’s Kosmic Sun over Karison.
1 Irving’s Ch Dandyhow Dr Walter, flows smooth as silk from front to rear. Excellent head & expression, good neck, topline, set on, depth, angulation, coat, well muscled. Moved true with scope in profile. Has an extra element of natural showmanship. CC & BOB;
2 Stockley’s Ch Foxfactor Pied Piper, grizzle with very good head & expression, quality profile, good neck, topline, set on, angulation, moved well;
3 Tuffin’s Othamcourt Woodchat at Oatberry.
1 Levett’s Kyscafter Emrys, grizzle with very good head, nice balance in profile, good coat, moves soundly. Nice representative of the breed.
1 Hales’ Ottaswell Aida, wheaten of extreme promise. Shapely 7½ months baby but so nice to look at. Quality headpiece & expression, nice neck, topline, set on, coat, angulation, sound with scope. BP;
2 Bean & Broomhead’s Plushcourt The Beeswing to Manorcroft, bl/t with very good head, outlook, nice neck, topline, set on, coat, moved soundly, close up;
3 Pearson’s Rexlands Wheatear.
1 Levett’s Kyscafter Fizz, wheaten with very good head & expression, nice neck, topline, set on, well angulated, good coat, moved well;
2 Rowe’s Keycharm Summer Fox at Ravenside, grizzle, lovely head & expression, good neck, topline, moved soundly but not yet together as a whole;
3 Milton’s Baillieswells Stronachie.
1 Johnson’s Benattivo Best Bet Karison, wheaten with very good head & expression, excellent profile. Nice neck, topline, set on, well angulated, moved soundly. Coat still on its way;
2 Dean’s Cedarhill Wish Upon A Star, nice quality bitch, well balanced, good profile, nice neck, topline, set on, moved soundly. Good head & outlook;
3 Ryan’s Diggsad Dundreamin.
1 Lockley’s Chatmoss Working Class Hero, grizzle of some quality. Very good head & expression, well balanced outline, good neck, topline, set on, coat, angulation. Moved well;
2 Ritchie’s Ianteg Aurelia, grizzle with good head & expression, nice overall balance & construction, moved soundly;
3 Taylor’s Lutrabeck Layla.
1 Girling’s Benattivo Double Flame, this bitch really appealed instantly in mind for higher honours. Very good head, neck, topline, set on, super shoulders, well angulated rear, moved true all round. Perhaps a little more coat & furnishings. RCC;
2 Hyslop’s Baywillow Brown Braid, really good stamp, pushed hard. Quality headpiece & outlook, good neck, topline, set on, coat, well angulated, moved soundly;
3 Moseley’s Benattivo Abiba for Abisu.
1 Brannan & Kelly’s Cedarhill Rising Star at Brankell, put down to win in top coat & order. Very good head & expression, reachy neck, good topline, tailset, nice body depth, correct angulation front & rear, firmly articulated. Moved true & with scope. CC;
2 Stockley’s Foxfactor Cue The Music, grizzle with very good head & expression, nice neck, topline, set on, good angulation, moved well. Knocked hard on the door;
3 Irving’s Ch Dandyhow Sonata.
1 Speake & Tart’s Aurora’s Popcorn, grizzle with very good head & expression, nice neck, good topline, coat, depth, soundly constructed & moved accordingly.
PHILIP J GREENWAY