The  London Collie Club
Sub-group Championship Show on Sunday 14th June 2015.

Rough Collie Bitches critique
Judge: Bitches Mr. W.M.G. Smeijsters 

My grateful thanks to the hardworking commitee of the London Collie Club for their kind invitation giving me the opportunity to Judge the Championship Show 2015 and for the lovely gift.
I would also like to thank my ringstewards for all their hard work and taking good care of me. I also would like to take this opportunity to thank the Exhibitors for such a lovely entry of high quality bitches.
Huge congratulations for  Best of Breed to Telforth Tony and BOS + Reserve Best of Breed - Hana of Lowland Green Valley at Starlenga.
 

Minor Puppy Bitch 9

1st Llewellyn’s.  Salsina Black Magic . Very nice  7 Month old Tri colour who is balanced. She was very attentitive to her handler at all time.
Very nice dark eye, good rounded foreface, good stop,well set ears , good reach of neck.
Good tail carriage. Good bone . Very good movement.

2nd Wray’s.  Beldones Duchess of Dreams. 6 Month old Sable with a very nice expression and well set ears. Well rounded foreface and good underjaw. Good reach of neck. Good bone and very good movement.

3rd Scott’s Je Suis Charlie of Lowland Green Valley for Chantique

Puppy Bitch 4

1st Walker’s Chantique Stevie Nicks at Starlenga. 11 Month old Sable with very good substance in body and bone. Has a lovely ears set and used her ears at all times. Good eye placement . She has a balanced head with a well filled foreface. Good reach of neck. Very good shape and tail carriage . She was well presented and in full coat. Very good movement.

2nd Simmons’s  Trenley Tansin. 8 Month old  puppy with a very sweet expression. Good ear carriage.
For me she was a little fine in foreface. Very good in substance and bone . Very good coat Very good movement .

3rd Patterson’s  Treeview Promise to Boogie

Junior Bitch 11

1st Loader’s.  Redola Star Dreamer. Very nice Sable . Unfortunately she was a little unsettled in the ring but she was well presented by her handler.
Very good eye placement. Good strong underjaw. I would prefer more bone .
Very nice topline. Good tail carriage . Good movement.

2nd Shipp’s.  Prince of Sunlight Naomi at Tremaro. Very good  substance, balance and bone.
Very nice dark eye. Well set ears. Good strong underjaw. Good reach of neck. Very good topline. Good tail carriage.  Good movement. Excellent presentation.

3rd Lockyer’s Redola Star Connection at Gataj

Novice Bitch 8

1st Shipp’s  Prince of Sunlight Naomi at Tremaro.

2nd Swain’s  Lexcols Jewel In My Crown. 24 Month old bitch with a very nice expression. Very good rounded foreface with correct underjaw. Good eye placement. Good stop.  I would prefer tighter ear placement.
Good topline. Good tail carriage. Strong in bone. Good movement.

3rd Jones’s Erjon Eye Candy

Graduate Bitch 8 ( 2 )

1st Williams-Smith’s  Danrox Loves To Be Wicked. Very nice bitch with good ear carriage .
For me the eye is a bit to round. Good in foreface. Very good outline. Good movement. Very well presented .

2nd. Mrs.P.M.E.J.&MissJ.L. Brooker. Telforth Sweet Dreams To Corisian. Unfortunately she was slightly unsettled in the ring. Ears well set. Good eye placement . Good rounded foreface . For me a little to short in neck. Nice bodyshape. Good bone. Very good Coat. Good movement.

3rd Sibbald’s Telforth Little Mix

Post Graduate Bitch 14 ( 6 )

1st Scott’s  Im Scarlett Johansson of Moon River for Chantique. Beautiful outline. She shows herself to perfection. Very good rounded foreface . Good dark eye but I would like it a little more almond in shape, but this does not detract from her expression.
Well set ears. Good reach of neck. Very nice topline. Good tail carriage Good bone and good movement. Well presented.

2nd Hawkins’s  Brilyn Glory Days . Very well presented 2 years old bitch. Good eye placement.
Nice rounded foreface.   Well set ears. Good reach of neck. Good topline. Good tail carriage. I would prefer a little more bone. Good coat and good movement.

3rd Philpin’s Tudorlyn Star Quality

Mid Limit Bitch 7 ( 2 )

1st Plank’s Rayvel Snow Secret  4 years old Blue Merle bitch of quality.
She has a lovely sweet expression. Well set ears. Well balanced bodyshape . Good reach of neck. Very good coat with a nice blue colour. Good tail carriage. Good bone.
Excellent presentation. I had a great pleasure in awarding this lovely bitch the Res.CC

2nd Simmons’s Trenley Little Bow.  2 years golden Sable with a very sweet expression.
Very nice dark eye. Ear carriage could be tighter . Good topline. Good tail carriage. I would prefer  more bone. Good movement. Very well presented.

3rd Collins’s Triburle Zeeta

Limit Bitch  9

1st Walker’s  Hana of Lowland Green Valley at Starlenga.  What a wonderful outline this bitch has. Very strong bitch but so balanced. Nice dark eye but I would prefer a more almond shape but this does not take anything away from her lovely expression.
Good rounded foreface with a good strong underjaw. Very nice topline. Good tail carriage. Good strong bone. Good movement. She was in full coat which was groomed and trimmed to perfection
She showes of her charms so well for her handler that I had no hesitation in awarding her the CC.

2nd Congdon’s  Monsolana Sunwish for Aaronwell.  She was very unsettled but  in the ring but has a lot to like. Nice dark eye. Well set ears. Good reach of neck. Correct topline. Good bone. Good movement.
Very well presented.

3rd Brooker’s Chantique Simply Dee for Corision

Open bitch 7 ( 3 )

1st Walder’s  Heart of Gold de Cabrenysset for Hanvale. 2 years old Sable of good quality. Very nice dark eye, which gives a nice expression. Good ear carriage. Nice rounded foreface. I would prefer  more reach in neck. Nice topline. Very good  coat. Good bone. Good movement. Good tail carriage. Good presentation.

2nd Philpin’s  Tudorlyn Little Princess. 5 Years old Dark Sable bitch with a nice dark eye. Well set ears. I would prefer more underjaw. She has a good balanced shape. I would prefer more bone. Good coat. Good tail carriage. Good movement.

3rd Plank’s  Rayvel Romanza

Veteran Bitch 6 ( 2 )

1st McLaughlin’s  Derbypark Could It Be Magic for Brihow. 9 Years old Tri colour of excellent quality. Very nice head. Good eye placement. Good rounded foreface and good underjaw. Very good reach of neck. Very good topline. Good tail carriage. Good bone. Good movement.
Her presentation was excellent.

2nd James’s  Jamesfair Shes Got Talent. 7,5 Years old Sable  with a good head and nice expression. Good placed stop. Well set ears. Lovely bodyshape. Very well balanced. Good reach of neck. Good topline. Good tail carriage. Good bone. Good movement. Well presented.

     
3rd Hull’s  Lizmark Lookin Fab