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Full Critique for Darlington 2018

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Judge : Mr Barry Medforth
This critique reflects the judge's opinion
based on what they saw on the day of the show.

Many thank you for all your entries on Friday more so as it was a working day. I was very happy with the overall quality of my exhibits. A big thank you to my hard working stewards who run the ring so well for me. A very big thank you to Darlington Committee who put on such a well organised show and for my judging appointment which made is such a special event for me. I was very pleased with all my winners and the younger dogs who make sure the breed has a bright future

Minor Puppy Dog
1stEssvana Midnight Expresswhat a black, a mouth to die for, great head and expression, good nose placement nice dark eyes, nice dark expression, nice top line great drive, beautifully glossy coat.A very promising puppy with a good future
2ndTameron Mr Classic BlackAnother nice puppy dark eyes correct muzzle, nice head with level top line, correct tail set, well groomed and put down to perfection both puppies close

Puppy Dog
1stWarathwaite King Int North De JardhuA Gold and white puppy in good coat, nice dark eye and expression, correct head nice mouth, deep chest good shoulders. Put down well
2ndMilliemouse HurricaneNice front and body shape, nice expression level topline very close to winner Just needs a tad more body.

Junior Dog
1stMifcahs Final FantasyA Gold and white male in beautiful coat he has a fantastic head piece with correct dome, dark eye, great mouth, wonderful front, deep chest good spring of rib, nice balance great tail set, he just glided round the ring showing full pad he just excelled in movement. Groomed to perfection. Considered him for the Dog CC another with a bright future which I shall watch Res DCC
2ndRossvale Here Comes The Sun over FairmereAnother well balanced dog, nice head and expression, nice shoulders correct tail moved well

Yearling Dog
1stButtons Dream A DreamA pale gold, nice head and nose placement correct head shape level top line dark eye correct tail set moved well. A little more presentation to grooming would help Final look

Post Graduate Dog
1stAshmakin Bodacious Smooth for JaxTzu (IKC) JW ShCMA solid gold Male In good coat another lovely head piece, dark eye, good mouth, nice shoulders, lovely straight level top line, carried himself with purpose, well presented and groomed to perfection, both owner and handler working as one together he reminded me of my beautiful solid another dog with a bright future was surprised to find this was first CC for both dog and handler. DCC
2ndButtons Dream A DreamA pale gold, nice head and nose placement correct head shape level top line dark eye correct tail set moved well. A little more presentation to grooming would help Final look

Limit Dog
1stPeekin Archie TuGold and white male lovely head and eye, good head shape, good shoulder placement, nice depth to ribs, correct tail moved well covering ground.
2ndRossvale All About The BoyAgain another nice dog, dark eye, good nose placement, good tail set and Top line correct tail moved well

Open Dog
1stCh. Art Made Gene Kelly (Imp Swe)another dog in beautiful coat lovely head and expression, dark eye, good mouth , good spring of rib, good tail set moved soundly
2ndWharfeview Candy ManClose To winner great expression, good shoulders moved well

Veteran Dog
1stCh. Jardhu Like Arte Made JW Sh.CMAt almost 13 years old and in full show Coat is a real credit to his owner. Good head, dark eye, deep chest, level top line with correct tail set moved well

Minor Puppy Bitch
1stTameron Miss Killer Queena Gold and white puppy beautiful head and expression, nice mouth, level top line, moved a treat qone to watch for the future.
2ndEssvana MatildaBeautiful head and expression, nice dark eye, beautiful coat, level top line, another puppy to watch

Puppy Bitch
1stZeeva ReflectionsGold & white at almost a year old another nice puppy, dark eye, good mouth, good tail set, nice body well put down glided round the ring like an adult another one to watch must have a bright future BPIB, Res BCC
2ndPaliden Bucks Fizz to EklandAnother well constructed puppy, nice front, dark eye, level top line, good mouth, good tail set beautiful coat and colour moved with purpose another covering the ground like an adult

Junior Bitch
1stPeekin Miss Jive-Bunny-TuA Gold and white feminine expression, dark eye, good mouth, put down to perfection moved well.
2ndWharfeview Kissy SusukiGood mouth nice coat good expression. Moved well

Yearling Bitch
1stCarlita Time to Samba JWA pretty bitch with nice shoulder placement, dark eye and front, put down well
2ndPeekin Miss Jazz Ming-Tugold and white another pretty bitch feminine head lovely shape good Top line and tail carriage went well

Limit Bitch
1stPaliden Star Delightbeautiful pale gold and white bitch nice dark eyes, good mouth, nice front and rib cage, lovely overall shape and balance, in good coat another that moved with purpose
2ndRossvale Be DeliciousAnother nice bitch close to the first good nose placement, nice mouth moved well for its owner

Open Bitch
1stCh. Shalehan Yarina For Mifcah JW ShCMA Gold & white brindle bitch at 2 years old this bitch just oozed arrogance and self assurance both on the move and on the stand, she just makes you feel inferior, on the table this bitch didn’t disappoint a lovely appealing feminine head with a soft arrogant expression, dark eyes perfect mouth, lovely reach of neck, excellent shoulder placement, good spring of rib, great tail set and carriage, in beautiful coat. She came in to her own In the bitch challenge and matching her with the dog again she won on her effortless movement great top line which she held all the while never putting a foot wrong later I found this CC was her last to her title BCC & BOB
2ndCh. Rossvale Secret ObsessionAnother beautiful girl and a worthy champion. Having many of the same attributes as my winner, beautiful head and eyes, lovely nose placement, good reach of neck, good length to rib lovely tail set and carriage. Sadly she met the winner today on another day both these quality bitches could change places I am sure. Both of these worthy champions are a credit to the breed

Veteran Bitch
1stCh. Thaisu She Rocksa 10 year old girl in full coat, lovely head and expression, nice mouth level top line well put down in great condition for her age
2ndShihmali Mum’s The Wordgood head, nice body, dark eye good tail set.