BEST OF BREED : DARE Ch Swansford
MPD (1) 1 Garlick’s Ranglewood McNab, very promising b/t dog pup just 7 months of age, stunning head which is held proud on the move, good length of neck leading into a level topline, plenty of pro-sternum, this boy excels in front for such a youngster. BP. PD (0). JD (1) 1 Street & Toft’s Ranglewood Lawsonia, shaded/r dog, strong houndy head with beautiful eye shape & superb expression, very balanced boy, keeping his outline well & moves out soundly. PGD (1) 1 Rodrigues’ Darsoms Zantor, extremely elegant dark shaded/r dog, with plenty of bone & substance but not overdone, sufficient length of neck & shoulders of the correct proportion but a little forward placed, plenty of bone & substance, super chunky feet, keeps his outline well but unfortunately loses his front a little on the move. LD (6,3a) 1 Dare & Guy’s Darsoms Zimbro, this boy won his class purely on his movement covering the ground freely, nice angles fore & aft with plenty of forward reach & sufficient drive on the rear. RBD; 2 Garlick’s Ranglewood Arashi, lovely dog on the stack however a little wide in front & didn’t have the rear drive of the class winner. OD (1) 1 Hutton’s Ch River Rumpus through Dachalune, absolutely stunning b/t dog with outstanding shoulders, flowing into a level topline with a good spring of rib & well muscled hind angulation, extremely sound on the move excelling in rear drive, this boy was shown in fabulous condition. BD.
MPB (2,1) 1 Geeson’s Abydachs One Night Only, feminine puppy bitch, very nice size, lovely head & expression with a good dark eye & correct eye shape, very balanced for such a young baby with plenty of angulation, very classic outline, & holds a strong topline on the move, still needs to tighten up a little. PB (3) A. JB (1) 1 Garlick’s Ranglewood Laurel, sound bitch with correct layback of shoulder, nice tight elbows & plenty of pro-sternum, lacks a little in length of rib, covers the ground well on the move especially in front striding out well. RBB. PGB (3,2) 1 Dare’s Darsoms Zyanara, very pretty bitch with a lovely expression, in beautiful condition, feminine head held proud on the move with plenty reach of neck, nice shoulders, good topline both on the stack & on the move, a little loose on rear movement. LB (5) 1 Geeson’s Abydachs Giving Off Sparks, very elegant dark shaded/r bitch with stunning head & lovely oblique eye shape, this bitch won this class on movement alone covering the ground with ease & with a real show off personality; 2 Garlick’s Ranglewood Tempest, I liked this bitch very much in profile with a lovely classic outline & very balanced, however a little wider in front & didn’t cover the ground as well as the class winner. OB (4,1) 1 Dare’s Ch Swansford Nigelladora Darsoms, this bitch has so much to offer, very pretty feminine bitch with plenty of reach of neck leading into well angulated shoulders with nice tight elbows & plenty of pro-sternum, this bitch excels where many of the others fail with a fantastic spring of rib & the correct length of rib, this bitch is completely balanced both stacked & on the move with lovely forward reach & plenty of rear drive. BOB, delighted to see her go BIS; 2 Cook & Rhodes’ Bournder Ruby Empress, very elegant dark shaded/r bitch, with lovely free flowing movement, preferred the front assembly of the class winner.