Midland Collie Club 6th of February 2016
Dog Critique

I would like to thank the hard working committee for a well organised show, also my two stewards for making my day even special. The quality of exhibits was pleasing and also my main winners.

It was encouraging from my point of view to see referee Mrs Jean Catliff, award my main winners from Open Dog BIS, Limit Dog RBIS and my Best Puppy Dog BPIS

Veteran Dog.

  1. Hodges CH Jopium Cool Touch JW Shcm, Upstanding blue merle of 12 years old,coat of a nice colour and well presented, pleasing head with nice expression, moved well and showed at all times for handler. Reserve best veteran.

Minor Puppy Dog.

  1. Johnstons Sea Dreamers One and Only for Geosamaka (Imp Neth) (NAF TAF) Very nice sable white baby of 6 months with good bone for age, nice dark eye giving a sweet expression and a lovely body shape with a good bend of stifle, moved and well presented. Appeared to have had enough and getting restless when in challenge for BPD.
  2. Blaikie's Kourika Kosta Koffee ,another baby of 6 months, lovely Tri-colour with a profuse jet black coat and well presented, nice type and shape, just preferred the 1st place puppy on the day.
  3. Tipper, Tiganlea Tone Down.

Puppy Dog

  1. Scotts Chantique Star Dust, Quality sable white puppy of 10 months, super eye and expression with a well moulded muzzle,good length of neck and body shape, good bone and nice feet, moved and showed well, presented to perfection, BPD & BPIS.
  2. Fairgrieve's Muldoanich Highland Laddie, Sable white of 11 months old with a good body shape & nice neat feet, sweet eye and ear set, however was reluctant to show them on the day, well groomed and moved well.
  3. Ferguson, Trenic Black Opal.

Junior Dog

  1. Hollywood & Waterhouse,Amalie Lynmead Say it Again, Lovely Sable White boy with well balanced head and sweet expression,neat ears which he used well, good body shape and reach of neck whom moved well.
  2. Brooker, Riverside Song a Kind of Magic over Corisian (Imp Rom) Another nice dog with a well filled foreface, sweet eye, good reach of neck & body shape and moved well.
  3. Jones, Erjon Euraser.


Special Yearling Dog

  1. Scott, Chantique Gold Digger, Another quality sable white dog from this kennel,pleasing head with nice neat ears giving a lovely expression,good body shape,coat of good texture and groomed to perfection, moved an showed well.
  2. Mcentee, Rubacuoridella Buca Delle Fate at Gerian (Imp Ita) Sable White whom was a nice type, well balanced and shapely dog,sweet dark almond eye giving nice expression, moved well.
  3. Jones, Erjon Early Edition.

Maiden Dog
No entries

Novice Dog

  1. Fairgrieve's Muldoanich Highland Laddie

Graduate Dog

  1. Shipp, Tremaro Catch a Star JW, Well made sable white of a good size, nice reach of neck leading to a pleasing head and stop which is good to handle, correct ears used at all times and moved well.
  2. McCarte, Lynmack Walk all Over You at Roughrigg, Another lovely sable white with a nice dark eye, neat ears which he used well to show of his attributes also moved well.


Post Graduate Dog

  1. Loader, Redola Just for Fun, Sable White of nice make and shape,good reach of neck with substantial boned legs,dark almond shaped eye with neat ears which were used to give a sweet expression, lovely confirmation and moved well.
  2. Scott, Chantique Sunshine, Nice type and shape with a dark almond eye, tight ear carriage and pleasing expression, groomed and moved well.
  3. Mcentee, Imperial Des Beldones at Gerian (Imp Fra)


Mid Limit Dog

  1. Sibald, Telforth Tony, well known sable white with a well filled foreface good stop,and dark eye with neat ears giving the most melting expression, lovely shape and very nice.
  2. Hollywood & Waterhouse, Born to be Your Quite Famous Lynmead (Imp Hun)
    Sable White correct for size, lovely eye and ears giving a nice expression, good level top line and overall nice shape, moved well.
  3. Congdon, Moonsolana Bluzstar for Aaronwell (Imp Rus)


Limit Dog

  1. Brooker, I Am Fantastic Du Bois Des Amazones for Corisian (Imp Fra) Lovely sable white dog of good quality, pleasing head properties giving the most appealing expression and attributes, nice body shape and a very nice dog presented to perfection, well done. RBD RCC & RBIS.
  2. Hodges, Jopium Drifting Mist, Blue Merle of good colour, all male and a lot to like about him, nice eye and ears which he used well to his advantage, pristeen presentation.
  3. Rycraft, Kynan Silvershadow at Rydellsky.

Open Dog

  1. Congdon, Moonsolana Sundevon for Aaronwell (Imp Rus) Star of the show,this Sable White dog just stole my heart and the first opportunity I have had to meet this dog. Well moulded foreface with a sweet dark almond eye giving the nicest of expressions whilst showing for his handler, well angulated shoulder,good length of body and tail, coat of good texture which was groomed to perfection, well deserved BD CC & BIS.
  2. Hollywood & Waterhouse, Returned with Love to Lynmead, A good quality sable white dog with exquisite expression, nice dark eye with ears he used well, nice make and shape, unlucky to be up against my 1st place on the day.
  3. Loader, Redola Gran Turismo.


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