Poodle (Miniature) Breed Critique

Poodle (Miniature)

Poodle (Miniature)
National Dog Show 2018
Poodle (Miniature)

BEST OF BREED : 962 HARWOOD Miss M Ch Minarets Best Kept Secret
Dog CC : 962 HARWOOD Miss M Ch Minarets Best Kept Secret
Res Dog CC : 983 WELLS Mrs J Rus Rus Ch Iray Carte-blanche
Bitch CC : 982 WELLS Mrs J Volgarus Xmas Wish
Res Bitch CC : 960 HALL, Miss S & HARWOOD, Miss M J & SPOORS Mr H C Ch Minarets Heres Lookin At You At Darmistic
Best Puppy : 955 COOKSON Mrs M D & Miss C M Claumaur Eternal Gossip
Best Veteran : 949 BAND, Mr S I & MCCARTHY Ms C I Trollstone High Falutin Avec Essandsee

Class 255 MPD (3 Entries) Abs: 0
1st: 964 HOLMES-LEAK Mrs E Navarre's Extrovert. Very pleasing head and expression, good leathers, some chin, clean neck and shoulders and lovely straight front with decent feet. Shapely with a good body, well angulated hindquarters. True and sound on the move. Good jacket.
2nd: 965 HOPE, Mrs K & DRAPER Mrs S Kimeedee Rebel Rebel. Just six months but he too has a most pleasing head with good length of head, intelligent almond eye. Well ribbed with some breadth over the loin. Moved out well with some drive from the rear.
3rd: 978 VARGAS BARRERA, Mrs M C & RAMOS DE LARIO Mr A Sandyclose Strike It Lucky For Volgarus

Class 256 PD (7 Entries) Abs: 3
1st: 955 COOKSON Mrs M D & Miss C M Claumaur Eternal Gossip. Typey and well balanced and pleasing for size. Pretty yet masculine head and expression, very good neck and shoulders, good depth of brisket and spring of rib. A composed and assured showman who moved with ease.
2nd: 966 HUNTER, Ms E & MURPHY Mrs A Lotsmoor Mirdadel Hidden Ink At Silvora TAF NAF. A larger, showy youngster with a splendid head of good length, dark well shaped eye, decent leathers. Excellent forehand with lovely tight well arched feet. Generous, well-muscled quarters. Very good on the move and his good jacket was presented to advantage.
3rd: 951 BEAVEN Mr & Mrs M & P Deearella Fun In The Sun


Class 258 PGD (1 Entries) Abs: 0
1st: 959 GREENWOOD Mrs G Jencro American Star. Stylish with good length of head, dark eye and decent leathers, Good forehand. He is a shade narrow all through and this was reflected in his hind action. Good textured coat, well angulated hindquarters.
Class 259 LD (2 Entries) Abs: 1
1st: 950 BATEY Mrs W Donavika Got The X Factor JW. He has! Clearly CC quality, he’s a very good mover with an abundance of type and quality, clean chiselled head with dark almond eye. Excellent body and rib, good tail set. Well muscled and angulated hindquarters gave him some drive on the move. Lovely crisp, dense jacket.

Class 260 OD (2 Entries) Abs: 0
1st: 962 HARWOOD Miss M Ch Minarets Best Kept Secret. It’s not a secret that I have admired this dog before having given him a group in the past. He has a lovely head with a keen intelligent eye, good leathers. Excellent neck and shoulders, well ribbed body with broad muscular loins. Good quarters which gave him some drive on the move. Shown in first class coat and condition. A top class exhibit. CC & BOB.
2nd: 983 WELLS Mrs J Rus Ch Iray Carte-blanche. Reserve CC. Typey and beautifully balanced and his good jacket was tailored to best advantage. Good length of head, ell shaped eye, good clean neck of adequate length and well ladi shoulders. Good depth of chest and his body is well ribbed, sturdy with a strong loin. He too is well muscled and moved out well with a light action and some style.

Class 261 VD (1 Entries) Abs: 0
1st: 949 BAND, Mr S I & MCCARTHY Ms C I Trollstone High Falutin Avec Essandsee. A beautifully presented corded dog, Well balanced with a good masculine head, decent forehand and very good body. His strong well muscled hindquarters were evident for all to see. Very pleasing on the move.

Class 262 MPB (3 Entries) Abs: 0
1st: 969 LEE Mrs S Ysabelkid Faster Pussycat. Gay, lively and cleverly handled by a young lady who allowed her to free stand to show off her assets. Pretty head and expression, Good leathers. Soundly made with good neck and shoulders. Decent ribbing. Well set tail. Good hind angulation. Moved out well.
2nd: 981 WARNES Mr S P & Mrs J L Myhaven Fancy A Look. Slightly rangier at the moment than the winner. Very shapely and stylish, good length of neck, well laid shoulders. Ribbed well back. Good hindquarters.
3rd: 973 MELLORS, Mr G & MOORE Mr G Amerique Talk Of The Town

Class 263 PB (5 Entries) Abs: 2
1st: 967 KITCHENER Miss J Michandy Realization. Best Puppy Bitch. A super prospect, very gassy with a light easy true action, long feminine head, nicely arched neck. Excellent forehand which gave her an advantage. Well ribbed and short, strong loin. Best Bitch Puppy.
2nd: 980 WALSH, Mrs K J & DRAPER Mrs S Bielcee Cristal. Close up and slightly more mature in coat and body than the winner, lovely head with keen intelligent expression from dark, well shaped eye. Strong well angulated hindquarters. A good moving puppy.
3rd: 969 LEE Mrs S Ysabelkid Faster Pussycat

Class 264 JB (1 Entries) Abs: 0
1st: 977 SWAN Miss F Minarets Secret Moments With Lochnevis. A stylish attractive bitch with a very good head – refined with some chiselling and a decent chin. Very pleasing forehand with good legs and feet. Well bodied. Nicely muscled hindquarters. Dense, well presented coat. Should finish at the top.

Class 265 PGB (3 Entries) Abs: 1
1st: 971 LUNNUN-TURNER Mrs H Arrowflight Hidden Secret. Perhaps not quite the finish of the 2nd bitch but for type, quality and balance she is lovely. Pretty head of fair length, excellent forehand with decent feet. Well bodied with excellent tailset and carriage. Good hindquarters and this was reflected on the move where she had some push from the rear.
2nd: 956 CUTLER, Mrs P & TRANTER Mrs L Chrisalette Party Politics. Very elegant with a lovely pretty head and expression. Reachy neck, short back and good ribbing. Good hind angulation. Well presented jacket of good texture.

Class 266 LB (6 Entries) Abs: 0
1st: 970 LISTER Miss C A Calmaric One For The Money JW. I particularly like head and expression, good length of foreface with clearly defined chin, dark almond eye and these two points gave her the edge today. Really well made with good body and strong loin. Well angulated and muscled hindquarters. Good jacket.
2nd: 958 FRAY, Miss S J & FLO Mrs A Sariante's Hermione. A real eye-catcher, she is so shapely and her ice white coat was expertly presented. Clean refined head of good length. Good leathers, long neck and short back with good ribs. Well set tail. A very good moving bitch who will always command attention.
3rd: 975 SAUNDERS Mrs A Marann's Dare To

Class 267 OB (3 Entries) Abs: 0
A good class. 1st: 982 WELLS Mrs J Volgarus Xmas Wish. A beautiful bitch who pushed the winning dog hard for BOB. She stood at the head of a lovely class of bitches. Lovely head of some length and refinement, well shaped eye. Excellent forehand with good legs and feet. Deep, moderately broad chest and strong, well ribbed body. Well set tail. Nicely angulated with good muscle tone. Moved easily with a light driving action and her dense crisp coat was beautifully prepared.
2nd: 960 HALL, Miss S & HARWOOD, Miss M J & SPOORS Mr H C Ch Minarets Heres Lookin At You At Darmistic. Very pretty and feminine with a good harsh jacket, beautifully balanced. Attractive head and expression with good leathers, long neck and short back. Well ribbed. Most impressive on the move. Reserve CC.
3rd: 968 KITCHENER Miss J Ch Michandy Back In Black JW Sh.CM

Class 268 VB (1 Entries) Abs: 1
Judge: Tom Mather

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