OPEN SHOW - JUNE 2017 - ROUGH COLLIES

I would like to thank all the officers & committee for such a warm welcome & invitation to judge at your well run show , the weather was very kind but maybe a bit hot for the
dogs , judging outside really completed the day .

 
V D/B ( 4, 1a )
1st Wray .Takhisis High Voltage , B/M D , couldn't believe he is almost 11 years old , moved & showed himself off to advantage , lovely colour , clean head planes his stop in correct place ,well mouldered foreface , dark almond shape eyes obliquely set , ears used well , reach of neck flowing to firm shoulders , well boned , well let down hocks which moved with drive on the move , RBVIS .
2nd  Philpin .Tudorlyn Little Princess ShCM , sable B, quality bitch ,attentive to handler , stop in correct place with dark almond shape eyes, good reach of neck , lovely on profile , moved well & showed a lovely profile .
3rd Phipps. Cammana Commotion for Oakanmoor.

MPD ( 1, 0 )
1st Cooney . Jopium Dannyboy at Lingwell , sable baby 7 months old , head of correct proportions , clean head planes with a well rounded muzzle , ears used well & in correct place, dark almond shape eyes , good length of neck which on profile shows the flowing outline of a true collie , will watch out for him in the future im sure owner will have lots of fun with him as he matures , movement was hard to assess as he was quite erratic & loose ( a baby enjoying his day out ) .

PD ( 4 , 0 )
1st McLaughin .Moondance De Cabrenysset for Brihow , BMD , 11month dog caught my eye on entering the ring , he has ring presence with his clear silver blue & white , good for size & bone , has a clean head of correct proportions dark almond shape eyes , good reach of neck , moved with drive , ears bang on top & well used , to be picky I would like a bit more length of back but he is still very young has time on his hands , shame he gave up on the move for the challenge . BD , BOSIB & RBPIB
2nd Wray . Takhisis Dream Weaver , sable dog smaller than 1 , clean head lines , stop in correct place a bit deeper than 1 , almond shape eyes , ears used well , moved well .
3rd Cronk. Chelborn Story Teller.
4th White . Mejola Dangerous Liaison

JD ( 2 , 0 ) this class had 2 completely different breed type .
1st White . Mejola Fate and Fortune , a lovely color blue , have good bone who covered the ground well
has slight stop , clean lines & well moulded muzzle foreface appears slightly longer than skull , good length neck .
2nd   Boyle . Barrenclough Diamond Days , sable D , nice shape , good bone , moved well , almond shape eyes but stop is much too deep although in correct place .

MD ( 1 , 3 repeat  )
1st McLaughlin , Moondance De Cabrenysset for Brihow
2nd Cronk , Chelborn Story Teller , tri D , such a pity he wasnt happy for me to go over him properly in earlier class , he has glamor, moves well , lovely eye & ears used well , good reach of neck & lay of shoulder looking on profile & length of back .
3rd Cooney , Jopium Dannyboy at Lingwell.
4th Dix. Danrox Wicked Cruise at Treweek.
ND ( 1 abs , 3 repeat )
1stMcLaughlin , Moondance DE Cabrenysset for Brihow
2nd Cronk , Chelborn Story Teller
3rd Boyle , Barrenclough Diamond Days

GD (1 , 1 repeat )
1st Lister , Jotars Platinum Moon at Newarp , BMD of good colour , good boned dog of substance , moved well , stop in correct place giving a pleasing well set eye , a big dog that could possibly do with more length in back to complete overall balance .
2nd Boyle , Barrenclough Diamond Days

PGD ( 1 , 1 repeat , 1 WD  )
1st Philpin , Bahatiview Bojangles for Tudorlyn , tri dog who I have done well before , lovely in  profile
pleasant to the eye , going over him he has clean lines in head , stop in correct place & lovely oblique almond shape eyes , well let down hocks & move with drive , ears used to his advantage attentive to handler .
2nd Lister , Jotars Platinum Moon at Newarp

LD ( 1 , 1 abs )
McLaughlin , Rydeen Jamboree at Brihow , tri dog , good bone , ears used well , head well balanced & clean lines , nice almond shaped eyes , abundance of coat , decent length of back & reach of neck , well let down hocks , covered the ground well .

OD ( 2 , 0 )
1st Wray , Takhisis Trick or Treat  tri D , head of correct proportions & clean lines with lovely moulded muzzle , ears bang on top showing his head off , nice obliquely almond shape eyes & stop in correct place attentive to handler & moved ok .
2nd Phipps , Oakanmoor Just Do It , a BM dog smaller in size all over having lovely construction, lay of shoulder , well let down hocks , covered the ground well on the move, lost out on head quality to 1.

MPB ( 2 , 1 abs )
1st Randall , Samhaven Hopeful Ladnar , BMB a lovely silvery blue bitch of only 7 months old , she stood alone but a well worthy place , she stood like a dream took everything in her stride so mature , her head handles well so clean from every angle , dark obliquely almond shape eyes , stop in correct place , ears used all the time up in the correct place , lovely reach of neck flowing to nice lay of shoulders with good  strength of bone , level topline on the move , well let down hocks which move with drive , a real pleasure to see in 1 so young . BPB , BPIB , BPIS .

PB ( 3 , 2 abs )
1st White , Mejola Fatale Attraction , 11 month old tri B , at the moment head is looking unbalanced due to her ears being so heavy & lack of stop  , she is at that funny stage of growth ,she moved well & has a kind eye , good reach of neck & length of back .

JB ( 1abs ) no entry

MB ( 3 repeat 2abs )
1st Randall , Samhaven Hopeful Ladnar.

NB ( 2 , 1abs ,2 r abs )
1st Dix , Gemastra Just One Kiss at Treweek, Tri very attentive to handler , good eye & ears using well , good reach of neck , moved with drive on the move , good rear angulation .

GB ( 2 , 1abs 1 r  )
1st Philpin , Sassari Snow Shimmer for Tudorlyn JW ,20 months old BMB of good colour , clean head planes , obliquely  set almond eyes , stop in correct place , flat skull , ears in correct position but use them when she thinks she will , has good lay of shoulder & length of back , moves with purpose , good bone , an honest type of collie with no exaggeration , feminine .

PGB ( 2 , 1abs r )
1st Broadhead , Rhodabern Whispa and Kiss , a shaded sable bitch , used her ears well , stop in correct place , good length of back & reach of neck , hocks well let down , could see on the move she is carrying a bit extra weight but she still moved well enough for her placing .
2nd Davis , Old Golden Gates Francheska , sable very pretty bitch having clean muzzle & eye of almond shape , used ears well & covered the ground well , has good length of ratio back to height but prefered overall size 1 , would prefer her a few more inches all over .

LB ( 2 , 1abs)
1st Randall , Ladnat Inkheart , jet black tri bitch , has a very feminine head of correct proportions, obliquely set dark eyes , stop in correct place , good reach of neck & lay of shoulder , well let down hocks moved well , RBB , RBOB

OB ( 2 , 1abs )
1st wray , Beldones Duchess of Dreams JW, sable bitch , nice eye , stop in correct place , used ears well , moved well , again I would prefer more length of back to complete shape in profile .

Judge Ms Tina May