Long Coat Chihuahua
I was disappointed and surprised to find so many undershot and overshot mouths, which I took into account on making my decisions. I found myself making lots of compromises on construction and movement.
Minor Puppy D (6,1)
1st: 213 HORNBY Mr & Mrs K & S Bramerita Hunky Dory
Super baby of 6 mths. Liked his proportions, slightly longer than tall. V good head, well placed, large eyes. Well set ears. Lengthy neck. Well laid shoulder, good fill of chest. Well ribbed and a level topline. Well made rear. Could carry his tail better moving. Best mover in class. RCC & BP
2nd: 206 GREEN Mrs A & Mr J Ellochi Chasing Stars
Slightly longer and looks a bit heavy in body for his leg length. Preferred his head to 3, large eyes, well placed. V good skull. Correct ears. He has a good chest, could have a bit more angulation. Accurate mover.
3rd: 197 DOUGLAS, Mrs J & BANKS Mrs S Canuchi Dream Topping Over Torabbi
Puppy D (7)
1st: 190 CULVERHOUSE Mr & Mrs K & J Baby Boom Mano Efektas With Lykath (Imp)
V showy d, full of himself. Well proportioned. Lovely eyes and ears, could have a little more stop. Lengthy neck. Fair front. He has a well filled chest, level topline. Well set tail.He could be tidier out and back, but v good in profile.
2nd: 193 CURR Dr G G Natimuk Lukas
Just needs a little more training. Liked his proportions. V good eyes and ears. Would also prefer a little more stop. Well made. Good body. Moved well.
3rd: 227 MINTON Mrs C Donami Dazzle Me
Junior D (8)
1st: 256 WILLS Mrs P A Dorenty Dazzlin Duncan
Nicely proportioned and showy d. Masc head, super ears. Lovely eye and expression. Lengthy neck. Quite a good front with a well filled chest. Would like a better topline. Good rear. Slightly untidy out and back, but v good in profile.
2nd: 196 DAVIS Mr A & Mrs J Prince Fernando At Chibull
He is a well made d. V good skull, ears slightly high set and would prefer a slightly larger eye. Enough neck. Good front. Well angulated rear. Super body.
3rd: 248 WATERWORTH Mrs J Barwater Snow Patrol
Novice D (3)
1st: 249 WATERWORTH Mrs J Barwater Golden Delight
Liked his size and moved fairy well. Masc head, well rounded skull. Super eye and expression. Well set ears. Enough neck. Well filled chest. Shoulders quite well laid. Good ribbing. Topline could be firmer. Well set tail. Moderate hind angulation.
2nd: 227 MINTON Mrs C Donami Dazzle Me
Got his act together more in this class and used his tail moving. Has a v pleasing head. Ears slightly too high set. Lovely eyes. Well made. Just a little long.
3rd: 216 JONES Mrs P A Flickan Fortitude
Post Grad D (4,1)
1st: 221 LEWIS Mrs P & Mr A Tyssul Special Mr Fudge
Liked his proportions and showed v well. Well balanced head, could have a little more stop. Dark eyes, well set ears giving a pleasing expression. Moderate neck. Fair front. Well filled sheet. Grand body with a super topline that never falters on move. Could have more positive hind action.
2nd: 254 WEST, C & ROGERS, C Doobyave Chilin Lyka Vilain
He is slightly longer cast. Dark eyes. Ears could be better. Medium neck. More hind angulation than front. Moved v well.
3rd: 238 SKINNER Mrs A T Marney Jay Tiny Timothy
Limit D (6)
1st: 212 HILL Mr L E & Mrs L A Lynpix The Mexican With Becanna
Smart d. Liked his proportions. Pleasing head. Large eyes. Well set ears. He has enough neck. Best shoulders in class. Well filled in front. Good ribbing. Level topline. Well made rear. Moved fairly well.
2nd: 220 LEE Mrs S J Ridgehawk Freds Legacy
He is slightly longer. Well shaped skull, could have a slightly better muzzle, but mouth is correct. Enough neck. Moderate shoulder. Well ribbed. Holds a level topline. Well made rear. Just lifts front legs a bit.
3rd: 217 JONES Mrs P A Flickan Fastnet
Open D (3)
Small but all quality class.
1st: 214 HORNBY, Mr & Mrs K & S & BIRD Mrs D Ch Bramerita Mr Holmes
Super proportions and the best mover in class. He has a super head. Lovely eye and expression. Well set ears. Lengthy neck. Well laid shoulders. Good chest. Well ribbed. Level topline. Well bent stifle. Full of himself. CC & BOB and shortlisted in the group
2nd: 175 ALARION Mr N & Mrs N Louis Vultton De Lisle Au Vert Coteau
Just slightly prefered his proportions to 3. Masc head. Eyes could be slightly bigger. Medium neck. Super body. Needs a. Better shoulders. Liked his rear. Brisk and lively mover.
3rd: 234 SANGSTER, Mr J & SANGSTER Miss E Tidos Charlie He’s My Darling At Kirlasidh JW
Veteran D (2)
Quite similar for shape and both putting in a great performance.
1st: 235 SANGSTER, Mr J & SANGSTER Miss E Tidos Christmas Gift
He was the better mover of these 2. Well balanced head. Large, dark eyes, well set ears giving a v good expression. Enough neck. Well laid shoulder. Carrying a bit too much body now. Well made rear.
2nd: 242 SWALES Mrs B Selaws Dream Climber
10 and looking super, and has most of his teeth. He has a v good head. He is v good to go over, not as good moving as 1.
Sp Beginners D/B (3,1)
1st: 254 WEST, C & ROGERS, C Doobyave Chilin Lyka Vilain
2nd: 237 SKINNER Mrs A T Coltham Choirboy
V much a baby. Looks raw and leggy as yet. Pleasing head and showed well. Ears could be smaller. Dark eyes. Well bodied.
Minor Puppy B (11,3)
Lots of real babies in this class.
1st: 191 CULVERHOUSE Mr & Mrs K & J Lykath’s Peep Bo
One of the most forward in this class. Liked her proportions. She has a pretty head. Large, dark eyes. Well set ears. Good neck and shoulder. Level topline. Moved fairly well. Should do v well.
2nd: 255 WILLIAMS , Miss A & LOOSLEY Mr S Jicara Shes Got It
Just 6 mths. Liked her shape and she has a v good head. Large, dark eyes. Well set ears. Medium neck. Level topline. Just needs to come together on move.
3rd: 202 FOLEY Mrs M & Miss M Tamilay Devil In Disguise
Puppy B (3)
1st: 231 RADFORD Mrs A L Ridgehawk Treasure Girl
Fairly together b. She has a fem head, squints slightly on table, but eyes better on floor. Good muzzle, correct skull. Well set ears. Medium neck. Well laid shoulder. Well bodied. Level topline. Best rear in class.
2nd: 210 HANNAY Mrs G & G Wynadexx Tequi Sunrise
Liked her proportions. Would prefer bigger eyes with better pigment which would improve her expression. She is so well made. Good shoulders. Grand body. Moved quite well.
3rd: 236 SANGSTER, Mr J & SANGSTER Miss E Kirlasidh Taste Of Honey
Junior B (5)
1st: 228 MINTON Mrs C Sunny Lion Vafelka Donami (Imp)
She has a v pretty head. Better ears than 2. Lovely eyes and a v good expression. Enough neck. Wouldn’t want her any longer. Well bodied. Good rear. Shows so well and moved well. Her movement and head earnt her the CC
2nd: 205 GRAHAM Mrs S & Mr P Chihgra Pearly Button
Liked her proportions. Pretty head, ears slightly high, which spoilt her expression. Lengthy neck. Well made front. Grand body. Fair rear. Moved well, but not as well as 1.
3rd: 189 CONQUEST Mrs C & Mr P Ch Neo Fabulous Captivation At Storyland
Novice B (2)
1st: 228 MINTON Mrs C Sunny Lion Vafelka Donami (Imp)
2nd: 177 BARBER Mrs L Lykath’s Mary Poppins At Ramrowan
She is v pretty. Just slightly longer than 1. Liked her head. Well set ears. Lovely eyes. Good neck. Topline is slightly arched. Angulation well balanced. Could be more accurate in hind action.
Post Grad B (10,1)
V difficult class to sort.
1st: 223 LODWICK Mrs P & Miss R Pocoperro Leila
She is a sound moving b. Pretty head, deep stop. Well set ears. Could have a bit more neck. Nice front. Well bodied. Good rear. Could have slightly longer legs for perfect balance.
2nd: 192 CULVERHOUSE Mr & Mrs K & J Lykath’s Tiffin
She is a fem b with many virtues. V pretty head. Dark eyes, well set ears. Good neck. Well balanced in angulation. Went well.
3rd: 257 WILLS Mrs P A Dorentys Ello Vera
Limit B (12,2)
Quite a closely contested class.
1st: 240 SMITH Mr N L J & Mrs M A Pocoperro Lexie
Still quite young. She could have a little more width and fill of chest. V pretty head, lovely eyes and ears. Lengthy neck. Well laid shoulder. Level topline. Good turn of stifle and low hocks. Uses rear well, could be better in front. Liked her coat.
2nd: 187 CLARKE Mrs R J Oxsirius Neon Tiger
She also has a v pretty face. Just slightly longer than 1. V good skull, large, dark eyes. Good expression. Well set ears. Lengthy neck. Good angulation front and rear. Could be slightly firmer in topline. Moved well.
3rd: 246 TYSON Mr & Mrs C Lady Coppelia Jw
Open B (5,2)
1st: 241 STANGHURST Mrs S Mona Lisa Ot Vanilnoy
V sound b with a pleasing head. Slightly longer than ideal, but well made and sound. Pretty head. Good muzzle. Large, dark eyes, well set ears giving a lovely expression. Lengthy neck. Well bodied with a level topline. Went well.
2nd: 200 ENTWISTLE Miss D Dorenty’s Viva Vienna. Jw JW
She has a pretty face. Liked her proportions, could be just a bit more together on the move. Dark eyes, well set ears. Ok neck. Front is ok, with a well filled chest. Level topline. Moderate rear.
3rd: 188 CLARKE Mrs R J Bratilda Bridget To Oxsirius
Veteran B (2)
1st: 201 FOLEY Mrs M & Miss M Ch Tamilay Queen of the Stars JW
Really nice b, who showed and moved v well. She has a pleasing head, v pretty with dark eyes. Good expression. Well set ears. Ok neck. Better shoulder of these 2. She has a welll filled chest. Level topline. V good rear. Coat a bit thick. RCC
2nd: 195 CURR Dr G G Ch Natimuk Astrid
Well proportioned b. Also has a v good head. Dark eyes. Enough neck. Well bodied. Not the rear of 1 and not putting as much in.