YORKSHIRE AFGHAN HOUND SOCIETY 28TH JULY 2018

I would like to thank Yorkshire Afghan Hound Society for this appointment and for their excellent hospitality, also my very capable stewards for keeping the ring running smoothly.  I was very pleased with my final line up, splitting hairs on some decisions. I would also like to thank all the exhibitors who entered the show for bringing along some superb Afghan Hounds it was an enjoyable day’s judging.

 

VD – (4-1)

1st Millward Ms C & Mottershaw Mr S -, Multi Ch Tahkira Like It Like That (Imp)

7 year old black, refined head good length of foreface and back skull, good length of neck, correct  shoulder placement, level top line, to pin bone,  fall away, ring tail, good rear bend stiffel, great length of reach and drive, excellent presentation.

2nd Gorman Mr & Mrs T &P, & Inman Mrs K, & Lacey Mrs A – Ishara Star of The Survival (Imp)Sh.CM

Blue brindle, refined head, good shoulder placement, good rear angles, ring tail, good length of stride well presented.

MPD

No entries

 

PD (3-1)

1st Hunter Mr A &Mrs D – Neptune de Koulangar at Sulahmara (Imp) (BPD)

Good foreface and back skull, dark eye, good length of neck, level top line, deep chest, well sprung rib, short loin, good angles front and rear, ring tail, balanced pup, moved steady, won him the class.

2nd McCormack Mrs V – Tulak Despicable Me

Self –mask cream , dark eye, good front and rear angles, deep chest, level top line, short loin, prominent pin bones to good fall away and ring tail, nice puppy little unsettled on the move.

 

JD (7-1)

1st James Mrs E &Miss I – Sitana Aag Toofan

Cream, refined head and dark eye, good front shoulder placement, deep chest, good spring of rib, level top line, good rear angulation, ring tail, moved well with reach and drive to win class.

2nd Bovey Mrs C & Mr C – Sitana Barisa Toofan Karianca

Good head and eye shape, brother to 1st same comments apply to this boy, slightly taller than 1, sure they will change places over time

 

YD (4-1)

1st Nisbet & Forrester – Saxonmill Rebel Rebel at Finix (JW) (RCC)

Refined head, dark eye, good length of neck, great front shoulder placement, deep chest and spring rib, short loin, good fall away to ring tail, well angulated to rear great reach and drive with spring in stride, this gained him the RCC, wish him well for the future.

2nd Gorman Mrs T &Mr P & Latimer Mr R &Mrs P – Affietar Glen Sheil at Zharook

Self-masked gold, correct front and rear angles, deep chest, good pin bones, deep saddle, moved well with reach and drive very well presented.

ND (4-1)

1st Hunter Mr A & Mrs D – Neptune de Koulangar at Sulahmara (Imp)

As per class 2 Puppy dog.

2nd McCormack Mrs V – Tulak Despicable Me

As per class 2 Puppy dog

GD (2-1)

1 Transferred to Open Dog.

PGD (3-0)

1st Milligan-Bott & Bott Mr & Mrs D &J – Thendara Love it Like That (JW)

Blue brindle, good length of foreface and back skull, dark eye, well chiselled, good length of neck, nice front, good spring and depth of chest. Level top line, short loin, balanced construction, moved well in reach and drive to win class.

2nd Newton Mrs L – Shimalma Rum Runner

Refined head well-shaped eye, good length of neck, correct shoulder placement, level top line, good spring rib and rear angles, moved well.

 

MLD (4-1)

1st Winters Mr & Mrs C & S – Pashtari Lord Tennyson Tokando JW

Lovely head and eye, good length of neck, good shoulder placement, level top line, short loin, prominent pin bones, good fall away to ring tail, nice rear angles. Moved well.

2nd Bloor Mr J R & Mrs M L – Pashtari Lord Byron

Brother to 1st very similar to 1st all comments as above in respect of construction and movement, very close decision on placing.

 

 

 

LD (10 - 0)

1st Dowd Miss C & Malia Miss A – Thendara Fait Accompli (CC & BOB)

Black, Chiselled foreface, good back skull, dark eye, good length of neck, great front and rear angles, level top line to good fall away and ring tail, good muscle tone, well balanced, excellent  reach and drive, excellent presentation. Pleased to award him the CC and his champion status (subject to KC).

2nd Swan Mr & Mrs S & N & Scott Mrs J – Arushkan Dancin in My Heart at Ambeshan (JW)

Cream masculine head dark eye good front and rear angles level top line nice fall away to ring tail   moved with reach and drive.

 

(OD 6-0)

1st Hall Mrs R A – Ch Saxonmill Rum Tum Ricochet (JW)

Refined head, dark eye, arrogant expression, well laid shoulders, great depth of chest and spring of rib, short loin, prominent pin bones, good bend of stifle , ring tail, moved well with reach and drive, well balanced dog.

2nd Edwards Mrs S J & Gilbert Mr R & Appleby Mrs L – Altside Mr Wickham

Dark brindle, masculine head with dark eye, strong neck and well laid shoulder, deep chest, level top line, balanced angles front and rear, moved well in reach and drive.

 

Judge D Roper.