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LKA 12 Judge
KERRY BLUE LKA 12
Judge: Miss Ann Bradley
KERRY BLUE JUDGE LKA 12
Kerry Blue Terriers
1 Davani’s Kebulak Womanizer, well developed at 6 months, balanced head of good length, strong jaw, well placed ears, fair length of neck, short coupled body, well set tail, moved well.
1 Earle & Kelly’s Miculadh Edge Of Glory at Dollagh, decent type of head although a little lazy in ear carriage. Fair length of neck, short back. Needs time to develop in body. Good set on.
1 Marley’s Lansmar Al Pacino, balanced head, good strength of muzzle, used ears well, moderate length of neck, good set on. More body would be to advantage;
2 Ensell’s Nemiah Lanisters Gold, rather strong in head. Powerful muzzle, dark eye, fair length of neck, short coupled, good bone. Needing a little more body;
3 Taylor’s Cranmoss Poteen.
1 Davani’s Kebulak Kiss This, stylish youngster, long lean head, dark well placed eye, excellent ears, well made front, deep chest, short back, good spring of rib, tail on top, sound mover;
2 Linsdell’s Kebulak Jailhouse Rock with Lunabrook, correct size, in pleasing coat, balanced head. Would prefer a smaller eye. Well placed ears used to advantage, moderate length of neck, short coupled body, good depth of chest, well sprung ribs, good set on, moved well;
3 Read’s Kopykats King Of The Castle.
1 O’Rourke’s Kebulak Rockin Robin, scored in perfect balance & size. Ample bone & substance, well proportioned head, well placed ears & correct dark eye all added to give the desired expression. Excellent front, short coupled body, good depth of brisket & chest, well sprung ribs & level topline. Used his powerful well muscled quarters to advantage. In great condition & well handled. CC;
2 Davani & Neill’s Ir Ch Kebulak Dirty Harry, slightly taller than 1 but all quality. Good length of head, dark eye, fair length of neck, good front, clean shoulders, good depth of chest, well set tail, in good coat, well angulated quarters. RCC;
3 Wilkinson’s Granemore Padraig of Cranmoss.
VD & GCD (0).
1 McCann’s Irisblu Margarita, promising baby, pleasing head, fair length of neck, chest well developed for age, short back, well set tail, moved soundly;
2 Needham’s Kebulak Madame Scandal at Anfang, nice type, balanced head, dark eye. A little unsettled in ear carriage. Moderate length of neck, short coupled body, good depth of chest.
1 Davani’s Kebulak Hot As Hell, stylish, well proportioned head of good length, dark eye, well placed ears, straight front, good depth of chest, short back, well set tail, strong quarters for age, level topline. BP;
2 Clarke’O’Neill’s Lemracdream Blue Ivy, not available for report.
1 Rafter’s Arkama My Way, well balanced all through, correct size, long head, dark well placed eye, correct ears, straight front, good depth of chest, short back, well set tail, sound free movement;
2 Ensell’s Nemiah Khaleesi Blue, good balance. Perhaps a little strong in head but has typical expression, dark eyes, used ears well. Straight front, short back, well angulated quarters, good set on;
3 Earle & Kelly’s Dollagh All That Jazz.
1 Pinfold’s Cyres Born To Thrill, excellent type, pleasing size, head of good length, decent neck & shoulders, short back, well sprung ribs, moved OK;
2 Wilkinson’s Cranmoss Crackling Rosie, good length of head, strong foreface. Ears rather unsettled. Ample length of neck, strong body, moved OK;
3 Forrest & Scott’s Lacarnaveen Orla.
1 Davies & Crowley’s Perrisblu Dignity, immediately took my eye, did not disappoint on handling. So well balanced & never stopped showing. Loved her well proportioned head, dark well placed eyes & well carried ears giving alert expression, excellent front, strong reachy neck to well laid shoulders, close to body. Good depth of brisket & chest, well sprung ribs, quarters well muscled, hocks well let down allowing for good drive in hind action. Topline remained level at all times with tail set on high, presented to the last detail, in excellent coat & condition. CC & BOB, shortlisted in the group;
2 Munro’s Nemiah Poetry In Motion Arkama, strong, powerful bitch, typical head & expression. Not always using her ears to advantage. Good length of neck, well laid shoulders, deep chest, good spring of rib, well muscled quarters with well bent stifle, covers the ground well on the move. RCC;
3 Davani’s Kebulak Striptease.
VB & GCB (0).