ASCUK Open Show
Best In Show -
Reserve Best in Show -
Best Opposite Sex -
Best Puppy -
Best Veteran -
Results and Critique
31st July 2021
Jenkova To The Other Side
Stonepine Written In the Stars for Dialynne
Sparkaway Talk of The Devil JW
Wispafete Belongs to Music
Ch Lamintone Cloud Burst
I would like to thank the Committee of ASCUK for inviting me to judge their Open Show plus their hospitality and also to convey my thanks to the exhibitors for the lovely entry and very sporting manner in which my decisions were accepted.
PD (2 1)
1 Shepwood Grey Knight Blue Merle who has good size and substance, has strength in his head with good width of skull, correct eye and earset giving alert expression. Ample reach of neck, depth to his chest, straight front with good bone. Moved ok in front when settled but would prefer slightly more rear angulation to finish the picture.
JD (2 1)
1 Weather The Storm Black Tri of just 12 months old, well up to size, good width of skull with defined stop, good eye and earset. Straight front with ample bone, has just enough reach of neck, good depth and width of chest, balanced front and rear quarters, moves very well in profile, could do with carrying a little less weight.
YD (3 0)
Lovely class of young males.
1 Triforce Alchemist Res Best Dog Black Tri This is a super youngster who I have no doubt will go on to great things. He has a masculine head with super eye and earset giving a very keen expression, correct reach of neck onto well balanced shoulders, his front is straight with good bone and neat feet, topline is level and of correct length to height, balanced front and rear quarters which he used to advantage on the move covering the ground freely and with ease, presented in immaculate condition.
2 Liskarn Secret Carbon Copy For Talard Another Black Tri who was presented in super condition. Good head proportions and expression, would prefer slightly more reach of neck, has depth and width to his chest, straight front, neat feet and good bone. Level topline which he held on the move, good body proportions, free easy movement covering the ground well.
3 Shalako’s Come Hellr High Water (Imp USA)
PGD (3 0)
1 Dialynne Enzo Farrari Well up to size and has the most wonderful personality. Has strength in his head which is masculine, balanced and in proportion to his size, good width of skull with defined stop and good muzzle. Good reach of neck, straight front with ample bone. Well balanced front and rear quarters, level topline good depth of chest, well sprung ribs, moved and handled well.
2 Franmar Storm Trooper Blue Merle who is of good size and substance. Has good head with keen expression, correct eye and earset. Ample reach of neck, straight front and is well off for bone. Level topline, well ribbed, correct height to length ratio, moderate front and rear quarters, moved soundly, presented in super coat and condition, just pipped by 1 on his free and easy movement in profile.
3 Dragonora Now Look Who’s Talking
LD (2 0)
1 Damani Dream Give Me Five At Milwyr Black Tri who has a very nice shape to him. He has a good head with super expression, good eye and ear placement, he is masculine without being overdone. Good reach of neck, straight front, super bone, neat feet, good rib, level topline which he held on the move, very free and easy movement out, back and in profile.
2 Lamintone Dragon Rider Black Tri. Preferred the head properties of 1, however he does have a very keen expression. This boy is moderate throughout, has ample bone and neat feet with good depth to his chest. Would have preferred a little more reach of neck, level topline which he held on the move, well ribbed, correctly longer than tall, moved well covering the ground with ease, looks like he would happily do a days work.
OD (4 0)
1 Sparkaway Talk of The Devil JW BD & BOS Blue Merle very eyecatching 3 year old with a super shape to him who is in super condition and well muscled. He has a super head which is masculine with good width of skull, lovely eye and ear shape and ample stop, correct reach of neck, well boned straight front, correct front and rear angulation, level topline, good depth of chest, well ribbed, correct height/length ratio, moved effortlessly and freely round the ring as you would expect with his construction and condition.
2 Ir/An Ch Talard Lethal Weapon Ir Jr Ch Black Tri who pushed 1 all the way, he too has a masculine head with good eye and ear placement and keen expression, presented in super condition, has a straight front with moderate bone. Ample reach of neck onto good shoulders, level topline, well ribbed and strong balanced rear quarters. Moved soundly in all directions, handled very well.
3 Soloyal Valentino ShCm
VD (1 0)
1 Ch Lamintone Could Burst ShCM BVIS What a super 7 year old Blue Merle, shown in excellent coat and condition. Has super head properties with a very keen expression, correct reach of neck, balanced front and rear angulation which he used to his advantage on the move covering the ground freely and soundly in all directions. Moderate bone and straight front, neat feet. Level topline, correct depth chest and ribbing, correct length/height ratio, shows himself off to advantage on a loose lead never putting a foot wrong, a real showman.
PB (4 1)
1 Wispafete Belongs to Music BPIS Beautiful clear Blue Merle. Well balanced youngster whose head is super for her age with a keen expression. Has a good reach of neck, moderate bone, straight front with correct depth of chest for age, level topline which she kept on the move. Moving soundly away, back and in profile for one so young, handled extremely well and presented in super condition. Looking forward to watching her progress as she matures.
2 Dialynne Leave Your Mark At Starlink Res BPIS Feminine Red tri who has a lovely overall shape. Her head properties are good for this stage, she has ample reach of neck with correctly balanced front and rear quarters and a level topline, good height to length ratio and moved very well in profile covering the ground with ease and holding her topline, front movement just needs to settle. I am sure both of these youngsters are going to have a super future.
3 Tracyellie Brook Bliss
JB (3 1)
1 Whistle Down the Wind at Gemthorne Black Tri who has strength in her skull, with good eye and ear giving balanced head properties and keen expression, has ample reach of neck, straight front and enough bone, level topline that is correctly longer than height, won this class on movement.
2 Tibava Maly Bysterec Well balanced back tri who has a clean cut head with ample reach of neck, has a straight front, with neat feet, level topline which she held on the move, presented in excellent condition, just preferred the bone and front movement of 1.
YB (1 0)
1 Milwyr Meridan At Kesalko Blue Merle. Has strength in skull and muzzle however would prefer a bit more stop to enhance the head and expression, good eye and earset, clean cut. Has ample reach of neck, however would prefer more length of leg, good depth chest and ribbing, balanced front and rear angulation with enough bone, level topline held on the move, moved well.
PGB (7 0)
1 Jenkova To The Other Side BB & BIS Red Tri. A new one to me and I was completely taken by her, my notes start ‘stunning, loved her’. She has the most beautiful head piece, undeniably feminine with correct reach of neck onto correctly balanced shoulders with moderate bone, straight front and neat feet, correct height/length ratio, well ribbed with good breadth loin, level topline balanced rear quarters, moved soundly in all directions, presented in immaculate condition – could have happily taken this one home. What a delight to hear at the end of the day that she is the daughter of my 2 veteran winners.
2 Trijem Star Of The Snow at Starlink Black Tri. Very unlucky to meet 1 today in such super form and condition. This black tri has a very feminine head with good depth muzzle and width skull, eye and ear placement and keen expression. She has ample reach of neck and correct front and rear angulation, good height/length ratio and level topline, moved well, moderate throughout.
3 Amberslade Santa Ana Breeze
LB (7 2)
Such a lovely class
1 Little Red-Cap Du Chemin Des Korrigans (Imp Fra) Red tri, this bitch has a super shape being feminine & moderate throughout. She has such a beautiful head, clean cut with keen expression. Correct reach of neck onto correctly constructed front quarters, moderate bone, correct height/length ratio with good ribbing, level topline which she held at all times, moved soundly in all directions, although she had dropped her coat she was still presented in super condition and the texture was correct, handled to perfection.
2 Soloyal Secret Romance. Another quality bitch who has a feminine balanced head of good proportions, moderate reach of neck, straight front, ample bone, level topline, balanced front and rear angulation, level topline and well ribbed, moved well in all directions, presented in super condition, pushed 1 all the way.
3 Dialynne Sophia Loren of Norcis
OB (1 0)
1 Stonepine Written In The Stars For Dialynne RBB & RBIS. Immaculately presented black tri, has a lovely shape and outline to her, moderate in construction throughout, slightly stronger in skull than my BB but still feminine and balanced, correct reach of neck, balanced front and rear quarters resulting in sound movement coming, going and in profile. Level topline which she held on the move,
VB (4 0.
What a lovely class.
1 Jenkova Brite Lika Diamond Black Tri who is so well balanced. She has size but is still feminine with super construction. Head is well proportioned to body, correct reach of neck, correct depth chest and ribbing, level topline that is slightly longer than height. Balanced front and rear construction, ample bone, moved soundly and effortlessly in all directions, presented in super coat and condition, close call for BVIS.
2 Lamintone Wishes for Me Lovely coloured Blue Merle who shows herself off to advantage. Balanced head to body proportion, with just enough reach of neck, good front and rear angulation which she used to advantage on the move, holds her level topline at all times, moderate bone throughout, presented and handled well.
3 Allmark Foreign Affair
SpOWB (2 0)
1 Lamintone Dare to Dream. Black Tri who was presented in excellent condition. Has a lovely shape to her however I would prefer a little more strength throughout her head, ample reach of neck, straight front with moderate bone, level topline held at all times. Sound on the move in all directions, well handled and presented in super condition.
2 TD Ch Rannaleroch Chilaca at Applecreek. Another with a lovely shape to her, although feminine in head like 1 I would prefer more strength here. She is well balanced throughout with ample reach of neck, good depth of chest and is well ribbed with moderate bone, balanced front and rear angulation, moves well in all directions.
B/B TRI D/B (5 2)
1 S Valentino I have admired this Black Tri from a distance in the past and was delighted to get the chance to judge him today and he did not disappoint, no disgrace standing 3rd in open dog behind two super youngsters. He is not overdone in any way, has a good head, eye and earset giving typical expression. Ample reach of neck, correctly balanced front and rear angulation with correct length/height ratio, good depth of chest, straight front, presented in super coat and condition, moves extremely well.
2 D D Give Me Five At Milwyr
3 A Santa Ana Breeze
R/R Tri D/B (6 3)
1 L R-C du Chemin Des Korrigans
2 D Enzo Farrari
3 S Royal Romance
BM D/B (5 2)
1 F Storm Trooper
2 S Grey Knight
3 M M At Kelsalko
GC D/B (6 2)
1 L R-C du Chemin Des Korrigans
2 D Enzo Farrari
3 F S Trooper
JH 6-11 Years (1 0)
1 Charlotte Wilson (BJH) Such a competent young handler who was beautifully presented in a colour that showed her dog off to advantage. Very attentive to my whereabouts at all times and made sure she discreetly adjusted her patterns when I moved, Best wishes for the future.
JH 12-16 (2 1)
1 Francesca Wilson This young lady was also beautifully presented to compliment her dog. Her pattern work was also very good and she was attentive to her dog at all times, good luck for the future. I was very much splitting hairs in the final run off for BJH.
Adult 17 + (3 2)
1 Kirstie Venton Such a super handler. Presented her dog to perfection, setting up quickly and following patterns as asked. Such a quiet and unassuming handler she makes sure all the focus is on the dog and not her. Congratulations.
1st Birkross Enchantress
2nd Allmark Foreign Affair
1st Dragonora Look Who’s Talking
1st (ARO) Lamintone Wishes For Me
2nd (ARO) TD Ch Rannaloch Chilaca At Applecreek Beg EX ETD CCF1 NTD-M 2K9
3rd Lamintone Dare To Dream AW(B)
4th Lamintone Dragon Rider