|Kerry Blue||Birmingham National 2010 Judge's Critique|
Birmingham National 10 Judge
KERRY BLUE BIRMINGHAM NATIONAL 10
Judge(s) MRS CAROL RAMSAY
DCC INT/MULTI CH DANDY BLACK & BLUE ROKOKO (IMP HRV) (MS C L, MS A, MS J & MR P DAVANI, BAN, POULOVA & O)
Kerry Blue Terriers
1 Clarke O’Neill’s Lemracdream Rough Diamond, very promising young male, good head & expression, correct bite, lovely dark gums, good reach of neck & good layback of shoulder, good topline & tailset, soft silky coat showing signs of colour, moved with purpose with a little puppy looseness to be expected, good reach. BP.
JD & PGD (0).
1 Ward’s Rimbert Phantom Menace, strong upstanding male, correct bite, strong head, good neck & shoulder, strong rear, good tailset & carriage, dark coat with colour beginning to clear, moved well, beautifully presented. Little less coat would enhance his good outline;
2 Wilkinson’s Granemore Padraig of Cranmoss, promising young male. Lost out to 1 on maturity. Good head & expression, good ear carriage, dark eye, correct bite, good neck & shoulders. Needs to fill out his body. Good backend & tailset, moved well enough;
3 Dale & Cooper’s Kamaghan Ace Lynnsto.
OD 1 Davani, Ban, Poulova & O’Brien’s Int/Multi Ch Dandy Black And Blue Rokoko, beautifully balanced male, lovely outline, good head, correct bite, uses his ears which could be a little smaller. Good neckline & shoulder, good body & depth of brisket, soft silky coat of good colour, good tailset & rearend, moved well with drive, well presented. CC & BOB;
2 Nagle’s Ch Stormblu Aristocrat, good male, good head, correct bite, good coat & colour, good tailset, moved well. Not on his best form, have seen him showing better. Worthy ch. RCC.
1 Walters & Davani’s Hallsblu Tinseltown at Kebulak, very pleasing bitch puppy, all the essentials, good head & neck, correct bite, dark eye, lovely soft silky coat, good tailset, moved well, pressed the male for BP.
1 Baxter’s Arkama It Girl, compact young bitch, good coat texture, strong head, moved well enough.
1 Dale & Cooper’s Lynnsto High Velocity, very pretty bitch, fine head & good ears, correct mouth, dark eye, good neckline, moved & showed well, beautifully presented;
2 Roxburgh’s Cranmoss Amethyst, good bitch, nice head & ears, mouth & gums correct, decent neckline, good coat & colour. Lost out to 1 on movement, could look better with a little less coat.
1 Peacock’s Cranmoss Millie, good head & expression, correct mouth, good neck, decent shoulders, good body, lovely coat & colour, good rear end & tail, very good condition, well muscled, well presented;
2 Linsdell’s Lunabrook Pennylane, lovely head & expression, lovely coat & colour, good neckline, well presented, close decision. Preferred tailset of 1.
Three very good bitches.
1 Davies’ Ch Perrisblu Kennislain’s Chelsey, superbly presented, most beautiful of coats, soft & very silky to the touch & lovely colour, feminine head & expression, good topline & tailset, very good tail carriage, moves & shows well, very close decision for BOB. CC;
2 Nagle’s Ch/Ir Ch Granemore Imperial Beauty of Colinca, very good type, good head & expression, dark eye, correct bite, good coat & colour, good backend & tailset, moved true. RCC;
3 Clarke & O’Neill’s Lemracdream Memphis Belle, top-sized bitch, lovely correct outline, dark slate/bl coat of good texture, good head & expression, lovely neck & shoulders, good body, good rearend & tailset, moves well, good reach. Lacked a bit of sparkle.