Championship Show
November 2015
Rough Collie Dogs

Thank you to the Committee for the invite to judge at this prestigious show, for the hospitality and friendly reception and to the exhibitors for the sporting way they accepted my decisions and their entries,  without which there would be no shows.

Veteran Dog
1st. Edwards - Elshajo Armani Moon - Tri dog of nearly 8 years, pleasing head with nice eye, good body, nice angulation, showed and moved well. BVD/BVIB/BVIS
2nd. Walder - Ch. Hanvale Doogie Howser - Sable dog of 9 years, head of good pattern with nice eye, good front, well made body, nice angles to rear, not quite the rear movement of 1, two very nice dogs.

Minor Puppy Dog
1st. Randall - Ladnar Moondust - well made puppy, with good head, nice eye and expression, nice neck onto well placed shoulders, good body,  good rear, moved well
2nd. Ferguson - Trenric Black Opal - another nice puppy with nice head, good front, strong rear, nice body, moved nicely
3rd. Fox & McGowan - Alanita Acker Bilk  For Westoak

Puppy Dog
1st. Jones - Erjon Euraser - good size dog with pleasing head, adequate stop, good eye, nice body, pleasing front and shoulders, well angulated rear,nice legs and feet, moved well BPD
2nd. Kenny -Lanlin Benji To Leesaund, neat head, with nice eye, good neck  and front, well bodied, nice angles to rear, move steadily
3rd. Melvin & Jopson - Leemanway River Phoenix at Nithview

Junior Dog
1st. Stevens - Cariadhaf Crazy Dream - this young dog caught my eye has he entered the ring, lovely head with nice eye and sweet expression, good neck into correct shoulders, nice length of body, well angulated rear, and moved out well RCC
2nd. Wray - Takhisis Trick Or Treat - pleasing head with dark eye, enough stop, nice length to neck, good front and rear moved well
3rd. Llewellyn - Salsina Illusionist

Yearling Dog
1st. Mcentee - Rubalvori Dellabuca Delle Fate At Gerian - good head, and eye neat ears, nice neck, good front, with good extension, well developed body, sound rear, giving nice movement
2nd. Gladwells - Jotars Blue Moon JW - lovely head with neat ears and nice expression, nice neck and front, good body, with sound well muscled rear, nice movement
3rd. Edwards - Moonpromises Ever After

Novice Dog
1st. Erjon Euraser
2nd. Ladnar Moondust
3rd. Alanita Acker Bilk For Westoak

Graduate Dog
1st. Shipp - Tremaro Catch A Star JW - Sable with a decent head, nice eye and good expression, neat ears,  nice neck onto good shoulders, nice length of back with nice rise over loin, good rear angulation and strode out well on move
2nd. Gladwell - Jotars Blue Moon JW
3rd. Doddsworth & Carr - Rosschell Will I Am At Libanel

Post Graduate Dog
1st. Mcentee - Imperial Des Beldones - S/W, head of good proportions with good stop, nice eye neat ears, good neck onto well placed shoulders, good body, good angulation to rear, moved out well keeping nice topline
2nd. Cooneys - Jopium Stole My Heart At Lingwell - nice head but a little deep through, good eye, nice front, well bodied, sound rear, moved well
3rd. Pointon - Bently Blue Of Monsolana At Aldreen JW Sh Cm - neat head, good body, sound rear, not quite the front movement of  the two above

Mid Limit Dog
1st. Sibbald - Telforth Tony - pleasing head with round  muzzle, nice eye but a bit too deep in stop, nice neck,  good front assembley, well bodied, sound rear with good angles, moved soundly
2nd. Maxwell & Wallace - Trenley Tatenen At Hamisks - nice head with dark eye nice ear set, nice neck, good in shoulders, good body, nice angulation to rear moved well
3rd. Boyles - Barrenclough Moonglow JW ShCm

Limit Dog
1st. Collins - Chelborn Soul Desire For Triburle - lovely correct head with nice eye,  good wedge shape and nice expression, well arched neck, nice shoulder angulation, good body sound well angulated rear,  held shape on move and travelled well
2nd. Telford - Glenbowdene Shades Of Gold JW - pleasing head with good stop nice eye, pleasing shoulders with good body, strong rear with good angles, not as good in rear movement as 1
3rd. Beaden -Angelfield Heaven Can Wait JW

Open Dog
1st. Smedley - Atendus Erasure - beautiful head with correct planes and nice wedge, well placed stop good eye, neat ears which he could use, arched neck onto correct angled shoulders giving good extension, well made body with slight rise over loin, good turn of stifle and good rear drive, moved effortlessly over floor and moved well coming and going DCC/RBIS well done
2nd. Skalin - Lit  Ch. Kiss ‘n’ Hug Fantazija - lovely head with nice expression, good neck onto pleasing shoulders, well made body, good rear angulation and good free mover
3rd. Hull - Lizmark Gold Standard

                              Judge Joe Chorley