Bouvier Des Flandres Breed Critique

Bouvier Des Flandres

Bouvier Des Flandres
Bath Canine Society Sunday 27th May 2018
Bouvier Des Flandres
Judge: Mr D A Killilea
BEST OF BREED : 3265 LAMBERT, Mrs F & EASTHAM, Mrs M & CRAIG Mr M Avice Airborne With Bouvpilot
Dog CC : 3265 LAMBERT, Mrs F & EASTHAM, Mrs M & CRAIG Mr M Avice Airborne With Bouvpilot
Res Dog CC : 3266 LAMBERT, Mrs F & EASTHAM, Mrs M & CRAIG Mr M Bouvpilot One And Only (ai)
Bitch CC : 3270 SIMMONS Miss W Ch Chepam Woronora Sh.CM
Res Bitch CC : 3267 LAMBERT, Mrs F & EASTHAM, Mrs M & CRAIG Mr M Avice Reach For The Sky With Bouvpilot
Best Puppy : 3265 LAMBERT, Mrs F & EASTHAM, Mrs M & CRAIG Mr M Avice Airborne With Bouvpilot
Best Veteran :
Best Special Beginner :

Class 1225 PD (2 Entries) Abs: 1
1st: 3265 LAMBERT, Mrs F & EASTHAM, Mrs M & CRAIG Mr M Avice Airborne With Bouvpilot. 9 month old strong puppy dog making a lovely shape and outline. Well off for bone and substance for his age. Quality head piece with good neck and shoulders. Stands on a true front with good feet. Excellent top-line, nice depth of body and just the right amount of spring of rib. Powerful and strong in the rear for one so young with correct tail-set and carriage. This puppy moves out true when viewed from all angles whilst holding an excellent top-line and producing a lovely side-gait. No hesitation in awarding him Best Puppy in Breed, Dog CC and Best of Breed.
Class 1226 JD NO ENTRIES
Class 1227 PGD NO ENTRIES
Class 1228 LD (2 Entries) Abs: 0
1st: 3266 LAMBERT, Mrs F & EASTHAM, Mrs M & CRAIG Mr M Bouvpilot One And Only (ai). 7 month old puppy, making a good overall shape. Stands on a good front, strong in neck with a pleasing head and expression. Neat ears, dark eye and correct in bite. Good depth and width of chest, correct in top-line and a good tail-set and carriage. Firm in the rear and moves out well for his age. Reserve Dog CC.
2nd: 3263 JONES Mr & Mrs D L Nikolaev Hendrix. 3 year old, pleasing in head with a nice expression. Has the bone and the substance required of the breed, but front needs to tighten. Good spring of rib, correct in top-line and strong through the rear. Good tail-set and carriage and moves out well.


Class 1229 OD (3 Entries) Abs: 1
1st: 3261 BELL, Mrs L & LAMBERT Mrs F Bouvpilot Spruce Goose (ai). 2 year old of nice size and shape and making a good outline on the stand. True in front with neat feet. Quality head with neat ears and a dark eye. Good top-line and nice spring of rib, correct in tail-set and carriage and wellmuscled through the rear. In good coat and moves out well when viewed from all angles.
2nd: 3269 PIERPOINT Mrs C A Chepam Xcalibur Gjw17. 21 month old with a pleasing head and expression, neat ears, good eye colour and a correct bite. Strong in the neck and well-off for bone. Front just needs to tighten. Good top-line and nice spring of rib. Correct depth of body to length of leg and strong and well-muscled behind. Correct tail-set and moves out with purpose.
Class 1230 SBD/B NO ENTRIES
Class 1231 PB (1 Entries) Abs: 0
1st: 3267 LAMBERT, Mrs F & EASTHAM, Mrs M & CRAIG Mr M Avice Reach For The Sky With Bouvpilot. 9 month old, correct in shape and outline. Stands true in front with good feet and correct neck and shoulder placement. Quality head-piece with good width of skull, nice dark eye, neat ears and a true bite. Just the right amount of spring of rib for her age, correct top-line and good tail-set and carriage. Strong and well-muscled through the rear and in nice jacket. Moves out cleanly when viewed from all angles. Pleased to award her the Reserve Bitch CC.
Class 1232 JB NO ENTRIES
Class 1233 PGB NO ENTRIES
Class 1234 LB NO ENTRIES
Class 1235 OB (2 Entries) Abs: 0
1st: 3270 SIMMONS Miss W Ch Chepam Woronora Sh.CM. 3 year old of correct shape and outline. Stands on a true front with good bone and tight feet. Strong in the neck and pleasing head and expression, with a nice width of skull, neat ears, dark eye and correct bite. Good length of leg to depth of body, firm top-line and correct tail-set and carriage. Stands parallel behind and wellmuscled. Turned out in a quality coat and hard condition. This bitch is very sound on the move and a pleasure to go over. Pleased to award her Bitch CC and pushed hard for the top spot.
2nd: 3268 LAMBERT, Mrs F & EASTHAM, Mrs M & CRAIG Mr M Bouvpilot Memphis Belle (ai). 2 year old turned out in good coat with a pleasing shape and outline. Stands on a good front with correct feet. Good neck and shoulders, pleasing head and expression, would just prefer a little more width through the skull, but good eye colour and correct bite. Good top-line and correct tail-set and carriage. Strong and well-muscled behind, just a little close behind on the move, but still produces a nice side-gait.
Class 1236 VD/B NO ENTRIES


SKC May 2018
Bouvier des Flandres
DCC CH/DUTCH CH LISKPORT LORD OF THE RINGS (AI) W'16 (MRS F LAMBERT)
RDCC NL/IR CH OPUS MON CHER KLEMENTYNA Z FLANDRYJSKIEGO GNIAZDA CJW'14 (MISS C BURNETT)
BCC CH/IR CH MON CHER MUSTANG SALLY (MISS C BURNETT)
RBCC AVICE REACH FOR THE SKY WITH BOUVPILOT (MESDAMES F & M MR M LAMBERT, EASTHAM & CRAIG)
BOB CH/DUTCH CH LISKPORT LORD OF THE RINGS (AI) W'16 (MRS F LAMBERT)
BP AVICE REACH FOR THE SKY WITH BOUVPILOT (MESDAMES F & M MR M LAMBERT, EASTHAM & CRAIG)
BV CH/IR CH NIKOLAEV AMARANDE AT ABBIVILLE (MRS A M JONES)
I was delighted with the entry – thank you. Temperaments were excellent,
Puppy - Dog
Entries: 3 Absentees: 1
2 good quality dogs.
1st AVICE AIRBORNE WITH BOUVPILOT (MESDAMES F & M MR M LAMBERT, EASTHAM & CRAIG). Just had the edge today in maturity of body and spring of rib. Good head proportions with flat skull and breadth of muzzle. Strong neck. Good forehand with depth of chest and good strong bone. Compactly built. Moved well.
2nd MON CHER KARMA MAN FOR WISPAFETE (IKC) (MISSES H M & S JONES & GIBBONS). Giving away a bit in age but he too is a good moving youngster with some power from the rear. Very good head, dark eye and correct expression. Strong, slightly crested neck. Strong, short back. Moderate angulation.
Post Graduate - Dog
Entries: 2 Absentees: 0
1st MON CHER ARTFUL DODGER (MISS C BURNETT). Compactly built and masculine with good depth of brisket and breadth of chest. Flat skull, neat well set ears. Well boned with compact, well padded feet. Dense harsh jacket. Moved well with some drive.
2nd ATREYDES ARRAKIS (MISS J & MR S HAMILTON & METCALFE). Good skull with strong jaws and imposing expression. Moderate strong neck, good shoulders. Well ribbed ut a fraction longer in loin than the winner. Good croup. Typical dense unkempt coat. Once settled moved soundly.
Open - Dog
Entries: 4 Absentees: 1
1st CH/DUTCH CH LISKPORT LORD OF THE RINGS (AI) W'16 (MRS F LAMBERT). Most impressive with compact outline and forbidding expression. Flat masculine skull, good ears, strong jaw. Good neck which is well muscled and nicely arched. Well ribbed compact body with excellent tailset and carriage. Well coated and presented to best advantage. Really shines on the move with his very easy powerful stride. CC & BOB over a very good quality bitch.
2nd NL/IR CH OPUS MON CHER KLEMENTYNA Z FLANDRYJSKIEGO GNIAZDA CJW'14 (MISS C BURNETT). Reserve CC. Pushed the winner hard and he too is a grand dog of great type and balance. Excellent forehand with good bone and decent feet. Deep well ribbed body with strong short loin and good croup. Dry harsh coat. Moved well with some drive from the rear.
3rd CH MON CHER JOSHUA TREE (IKC) (MR R & MRS R LOWRY)
Puppy - Bitch
Entries: 1 Absentees: 0
1st AVICE REACH FOR THE SKY WITH BOUVPILOT (MESDAMES F & M MR M LAMBERT, EASTHAM & CRAIG). Reserve CC and Best Puppy. I thought she was most exciting and, in my notes, I wrote CC quality! Pleasing head with typical expression, strong moderate neck, excellent shoulders and good bone. Short, deep well ribbed body. Broad, nicely rounder rump. A very good moving bitch.
Limit - Bitch
Entries: 1 Absentees: 0
1st ABBIVILLE BELLE VISAGE (MRS A M JONES). Good head with clean flat skull and dark eyes. Good shoulders, strong straight limbs with good bone. Well ribbed. Firm topline and good croup. Dry, dense coat. Very good profile action.
Open - Bitch
Entries: 5 Absentees: 0
1st CH/IR CH MON CHER MUSTANG SALLY (MISS C BURNETT). A lovely quality bitch of really good type and style. Excellent head with forbidding expression. Good forehand with strong bone and good feet. Deep, well ribbed, compact body with broad, curvy rump. Her movement is exemplary with plenty of drive and freedom. Good quality coat. CC.
2nd BOUVPILOT MEMPHIS BELLE (AI) (MESDAMES F & M MR M LAMBERT, EASTHAM & CRAIG). Excellent head and expression; strong slightly arched neck and good breadth and depth of chest. Powerful, well ribbed compact body. Free moving and impressed in profile but not quite the drive of the winner or her younger kennel mate.
3rd CH/IR CH NIKOLAEV OSHA OF WISPAFETE SHCM IR J CH (MISSES H M & S JONES & GIBBONS)
Veteran - Bitch
Entries: 1 Absentees: 0
1st CH/IR CH NIKOLAEV AMARANDE AT ABBIVILLE (MRS A M JONES). A good quality bitch of pleasing type. Well balanced and shown in good order with a dense, dry coat. Good head with imposing expression. Well ribbed. Free moving but just a little close behind.
Judge: Tom Mather

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  1. Mon Cher

    Belfast Dog Show Society CH Show September 2017 Bouvier Des Flandres My thanks to Belfast Dog Show Society for inviting me to judge this, my own much loved breed. My appreciation also to those exhibitors who went to so much effort to travel from the UK. This is a breed that provokes much debate about presentation, movement and size, and I’m pleased to report an entry where there was no evidence of over grooming, extravagant movement, or excessive height. Junior Dog or Bitch 1st Jones & Gibbons Misses H M & S. Wispafete Start of Sumthing. Pretty 16mnth Dark Brindle Bitch. Excellent broad flat skull with parallel planes, well filled foreface, correct complete dentition, nice dark eye. Well placed shoulders, Good Ribbing. Nice balanced angulation front and rear. Harsh tousled coat, short coupled and correct proportions. Moved soundly with drive in all directions . RBB Limit Dog or Bitch 1st Pickering Mrs T L & Mrs C M. Bouvibear Aston Martin. Athletic young bitch of good size. Correct skull proportions and bite. Nice harsh dark Brindle coat. Developing forechest. Moderate angulation all round and presents an attractive outline. Would prefer a higher tailset. Once settled Moved soundly, holding a firm topline. Will benefit from the body and maturity that time should bring. Open Dog 1st Jones & Gibbons Misses H M & S. Gerwazy Bouvi-Buzi with Wispafete SHCM Ire Jnr Ch. 2yr old dark grey Brindle Male. Beautiful broad flat skull with well placed ears. Strong foreface and correct bite. Good reach of neck into well placed shoulders. Good forechest and ribbing. Nice short loin. Firm topline and good tailset. Well presented with harsh Matt coat. Square, compact and of correct size. Would like a little less rear angulation. Moved round the ring soundly and with attitude. BD Open Bitch 1st Jones & Gibbons Misses H M & S. CH / Ire CH Nikolaev Osha of Wispafete SHCM, Ire Jnr Ch. Attractive 4yr old Bitch , powerfully constructed without sacrificing femininity. Nice broad flat skull, correct planes, dark eye and nice expression. Correct bite. Lovely neck and shoulders. Strong forechest. Well boned and ribbed. Compact and square in outline. Harsh Matt coat. Moves with real purpose and drive, giving the impression she could work all day. Excellent breed type and a pleasure to award BB and BOB

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