Darlington 2006 No CC's
Dachshund (Smooth Haired)
Judge: Mr Stuart J Mallard
PD/B (6) 1 McNaughtons Cedavoch Galadrim, bt m with good head shape, break well placed, medium sized dark eye, good reach, depth to keel. Well placed limbs with enough bone, well ribbed and back, pleasing topline and carriage, muscular quarters, moved very well, BP. 2 Bethels Hampdach Dulcina, feminine red with just enough bone. Head developing well, dark almond shaped eye, good chest and keel, pleasing topline and quarters, preferred front action of 1. 3 Walkleys Churchoak Cardinalsin.
OD (4) 1 Coopers Ch Sontag Simon Le Bone, bt, masculine with presence and his action is spot on, rather superior, for me he portrays the complete package, conical head which is correctly proportioned, excellent eye, good reach to muscular neck, well placed forehand, well ribbed with topline and quarters to suit, shown in fabulous condition, BD&BOB. 2 Eales & Tites Lauralee Role of Honour via Rijobeau, red with considerable quality and close up. Best of heads, well shaped eye, clean neck, good chest and depth with ribs and topline to suit, just preferred front action of 1. 3 Oxleys Lauralee The Real Thing at Owlery.
PGB (4, 3abs) 1 Rawson & Walkleys Churchoak Chit Chat with Rosenket, bt with good bone and sturdy construction, head of correct shape, enough reach, good depth, reasonable topline which just gave a little when on the move.
OB (3) 1 McNaughtons Cedavoch Integrity, sturdy yet feminine bt, winning today with a little to spare. balanced head with strength top jaw, moderate stop, clean neck on well appointed shoulders, sound limbs and feet, good spring and back enough. well placed tail with correct carriage, muscular well defined quarters, moved soundly with purpose, BB. 2 Bethels Hampdach Spellcaster, feminine with lovely head and pleasing outline, depth to keel, neck running smoothly into withers. Pelvis set marginally high just tending to spoil tail carriage. 3 Rawson & Walkleys Churchoak Hot Gossip about Rosenket.