Midland Counties Canine Society

Staffordshire County Showground, 26th October 2023. Judge: Mr Joe Ashe.

My thanks to the exhibitors for giving me quality dogs to go over.


Best Dog & BOB Henry's Ch. Tymeirz Benibouy
Reserve Best Dog Poole's Hawkesmill Merlon for Redgreet
Best Bitch Henry's Trinzy Hair N'Graces
Reserve Best Bitch Allenby's Ch. Diddimont Luna Wuffgood
Best Puppy Hendrick's Cloverwood Precious Pansy
Best Veteran Henry's Trinzy Hair N'Graces

Junior Dog 1st: Henry's Ch. Tymeirz Benibouy
A pleasure to go over, stood alone but a top quality dog, strongly made masculine head, ears well set back, correct dentition, shoulders well laid back, well sprung rib, correct arch over the loin, good tail set, double coat, excellent gait and movement. BD & BOB & Terrier Group 3.

Open Dog 1st: Poole's Hawkesmill Merlon for Redgreet
Well domed forehead, with very soft silky hair, dark eye giving correct expression, good scissor bite, well boned forequarters, well developed chest, good tail carriage, correct double coat, strong movement both ways, liked his size and masculinity. RBD.
2nd: Allenby & Karlsen's Ch. Dariant Gladiolus at Karezig
Head of correct proportions, eyes well set apart, neck well set into shoulders, well developed hindquarters, crisp coat, again moved around the ring strongly, just preferred the rear angulation of 1.

Veteran Dog 1st: Harcourt-Morris's Dainty Dandies River Mersey at Lenacourt
Good dark eye, correct dentition, short forelegs, well sprung rib double coat, moved well in front.

Puppy Bitch 1st: Hendrick's Cloverwood Precious Pansy
6 months and still quite raw, good mouth, ears set well back, long body, correct rise, coat coming through, managed the noise very well, moved well both ways, would like to see better rear angulation. BP.

Postgraduate Bitch 1st: Rushton's Mishahda Fell In Love
Many thing to like with this lady, head of good proportions, correct dentition, well developed chest, well muscled back bone, hocks well let down, correct tail set, good double coat, strong straight movement both ways.

Open Bitch 1st: Allenby's Ch. Diddimont Luna Wuffgood
Feminine throughout, head in proportion to body, good scissor bite, well laid back shoulder, correct top line, shown in excellent coat, won on excellent movement bothways. RBB.
2nd: Bell's Reidswire Lady Gaye
Good eye and ear, good dentition, strong forequarters, good arch over the loin, soft undercoat with crisp top coat, preferred the rear movement of 1.

Veteran Bitch 1st: Henry's Trinzy Hair N'Graces
One of the best movers on the day, went like a train straight and true, feminine head, good neck into well laid back shoulders, excellent outline, true fore and hindquarters, coat in good order pushed hard for top spot. BB & BV.

Special Beginners Bitch 1st: Rushton's Mishahda Fell In Love
2nd: Hendrick's Cloverwood Precious Pansy