|Kerry Blue||Belfast 17 Judge's Critique|
Belfast 17 Judge
KERRY BLUE BELFAST 17
Judge(s): MR T H JOHNSTON
1 Connor's Woodsown Scullion. Head of good length with dark eye, well placed ears of correct size, strong neck into well constructed front, good rib, good rear with hocks well let down. Coat of good texture and moved with good free stride.
1 Daly's Commanche Boy. Masculine head of good shape, dark eye, and good shaped ears, flying a little today. Good neck, bone and depth, firm topline, strong loin, coat of good texture. Moved with drive off his low hocks and held nice shape.
1 Neill & Collins-Neill's Kensbridge Killclooney. Masculine head of good length, dark eye, well placed small ears, strong neck, good bone, depth and firm loin, well placed tail and presented in good soft blue coat. Well put together, compact and held the same balanced picture covering ground with free positive stride. CC & BOB.
2 McGivern & Quigg's Am/Ir Ch Melbees Great Expectations For Irisblu. Another quality dog with similar qualities of the winner, quality head and good eye, nice balanced body shape.Covered ground with good stride and good outline but winner just that bit more finished for me today. Also in very good coat and condition.
3 Forrest & Scott's Lacarnaveen The One And Only.
1 Burke & Martin's Gaelgorm Naughty Nelly. A feminine baby of good type, liked her head and eye, flying her ears a little today. Good neck, bone and rib, coat just coming and moved with steady gait holding nice shape, promising youngster. BP.
1 Madden's Madragorm Mona Lisa Jun Ch. Head had good length, feminine with good expression, good ears, strong neck and good body shape. Well angled rear and very active on the move. Like her type, balance and condition quality young lady.
2 Davani's Kebulak Dirty Little Secret. Another of good type and with good bone. Also has a good head, neck and body shape, also compact and coming together nicely. Moved well and holds a firm topline but felt the winner was more together today.
3 Dale's Gaelgorm Alone In The Dark With Lynnsto.
1 Clarke-O'Neill's Lemracdream Against All Odz. Good head length, dark eye, good ears, another with strong jaw, strong neck, good shoulder and depth, moved with straight stride and presented in good coat.
1 Daly's Ir Ch Lucy Bee. Feminine head of good length, dark eye, strong jaw and well placed ears, strong neck into well assembled front, good depth and strong loin. Well angled rear and another well set tail. Presented in good soft silky coat and covered ground with good free straight action. CC.
2 Quigg's Can Ch Irisblue The Harpist. Liked her type, head and body shape, compact and with good bone and feet. Liked her balance and free stride. Winner just in slightly better coat today. Res CC.