East of England Champ show
Saturday 8th July 2017
I would like to thank East of England for inviting me to judge Swedish Vallhunds at their show and to all exhibitors for entering under me making my day very enjoyable with lovely dogs to judge.
Puppy dog (1) D.M. & J.E. Wilton Meddobe Spice’s Endeavour
9 month old dog of nice size, pleasing head and expression, well carried ears, medium good shape eyes. Good reach of neck going into good topline, well carried tail on the move. BP
Yearling dog (1) G & S. Lee Eriksfjord Brave Charm
Stood alone in the class but a worthy winner. 18 month old dog shown in good condition. Good size, pleasing head with dark muzzle, dark eye. good pigmentation. Correct scissor bite. Well laid shoulders, good topline held on the move. Good angulation. Moved well.
Open Dog (3) 1st W. Amon Ch/Swe/Fin Ch Svedala Billy Busvader at Pepperthyme (Imp Swe)
6 year old dog. Very good head and expression, well carried ears, nice dark eyes of good shape. Good mouth with dark pigmentation. Strong neck carrying into a good topline. Good harsh coat. Good front and rear angulation. Moved with ease with his handler. CC and BOB. Pleased to see him awarded Pastoral Group 4.
2nd R.A Peacock-Jackson Ch Pepperthyme Golden Noble at Kirkholme
6 year old dog of good quality. Slightly lighter in build than 1. Good head and expression, well carried ears, correct mouth. Good front with good extension. Good topline held well on the move. Well carried tail. RCC.
3rd S. Coombes Mystarz Jaunty Jaegar.
Veteran Dog (1) V.J. Allsop Ch Eldhastens Bobbo Viking ShCM (Imp Swe)
10 year old dog in very good condition not showing his years. Good head and expression, Well carried ears, dark good shaped eyes. Correct dentition with good pigment. Good front. nice feet, good angulation. Moved well. BV.
Yearling Bitch (1) P .Drinkwater Trykeria Daleesha
21 month old bitch shown in good condition. Good head, dark eye, well carried ears, Correct dentition. Good feet with correct front and rear angulation. Good topline well held on the move.
Post Grad Bitch (1) 1 abs
Limit Bitch (3)
1st R & D Dodd Hurstfield Renen Vixen at Tanellis
2 year old bitch with a good harsh coat. Pleasing head, dark eye, correct dentition. Good front and rear angulation, good topline moved well with drive keeping the topline held. RCC
2nd L.C.&G.D. Simpson Starvon You Sexy Thing of Vallholme.
3 year old bitch shown in good condition. Nice head with pleasing expression. A little fine in bone and substance needs time to mature. Moved well
3rd P.J&J.M. Rand Hurstfield Renen Dancer at Kintalis.
Open Bitch (4) 1 abs. 1st W. Amon Ch Pepperthyme Theodora
A 4 year old medium size quality bitch. Strong feminine head with good expression. Well carried ears, dark nice shape eyes, good mouth with dark pigmentation. Nice feet, Good front and rear angulation. Strong neck, level topline, well carried tail, moved well covering the ground with ease at one with the handler. CC
2nd L.C&G.D. Simpson Eriksfjord Dream Bunny
Nice 6 year old bitch with a pleasing head and expression. Dark eyes, neat ears, correct dentition. Good front and rear angles, good feet. Nice harsh coat. Moved well.
3rd D.M&J.E. Wilton Pepperthyme Nightingale at Meddobe
Veteran (1) W. Amon Ned Ch Onderaan de Gele Berg Ylra at Pepperthyme (Imp Nld)
10 year old bitch of good quality not showing her age. Pleasing head and expression, well carried ears, dark eye, correct dentition. Good front and rear angles, nice feet. Good topline held on the move.