Darlington 2006 - No CC's
Dachshund (Miniature Wire Haired)
Judge: Mr Stuart J Mallard
MINIATURE WIRE HAIRED
PD/B (6) 1 Kays Shardagang Lickrish Twista for Kaytian, bt, 6m and most promising, clean head, dark well shaped eye, sound limbs with pleasing topline, tail and carriage, moved well. 2 Rathbones Briarlind Cherry Pie, very promising baby, quite raw but with everything evident and lovely deportment on the move. Coat of good texture coming. 3 Kugow & Holts Waldmeister Mischka.
JD/B (5) 1 Kugow & Holts Waldmeister Jackson, quality lad, full of promise and winning with some to spare, well made in all departments. ribs well sprung but could just come back a little further, has a quality coat, moved well and was handled to advantage, RBD. 2 Millers Bothlyn Timemaster at Sharplaw, pleases for type, just a little long in loin, pleasing coat and presentation. 3 Baxter & Dunns Metcroft Lets Dance.
PGD (1) 1 Bothlyn Timemaster at Sharplaw.
OD (1) 1 Thorn-Andrews, Iwama & Dellars Ch & Jap Ch Drakesleat JP Jest Dis Once, representing the total package. this lad is clean cut with lovely profile, balanced head with correct break and dark eye, well appointed firm shoulders, strong bone and good feet, ribs sprung and back. Lovely topline and tail to quarters that are muscled and defined. a foot perfect mover with good drive and stride, excellent deportment with a touch of arrogance, harsh jacket, keenly presented, BD, BOB, GP1 & delighted to watch him go all the way to BIS.
PGB (2) 1 Metcroft Lets Dance, from a previous class, has much to admire. Just failed a little in topline but was not settled on the move, has a harsh jacket which was well trimmed and was sympathetically handled.
OB (3, 1) 1 Thorn-Andrews Drakesleat On Croot, feminine with lovely outline, proportioned head, excellent reach to neck flowing into level back, good chest and depth to keel. well ribbed with firm loin, quarters defined, moved well, BB & BP. 2 Holgates Drakesleat Gaysha Girl at Nadavin, pleases for type, nice head, clean forehand. ribs sprung with topline to suit, quarters well constructed, moved well with good carriage, RBB.
Stuart J Mallard