Darlington 2012 critique

Glen of Imaal Terriers

JD1 George & Sullivan’s Romainville Billy Wizz, good head, ears & eye, strong underjaw, good bite, nice bone, OK in shoulder & topline, well made hindquarters, good muscletone, moved out well. RCC; 2 Howarth’s Donvaleset Liffy at Arkview, blue, head needs to break. Nice eye, good mouth, nice body shape, strong quarters. Not the front of 1, needs to settle moving; 3 Davis’ Donvaleset Rafferty at Viahninns.

LD 1 Quinn’s Kirikee Ronan O’Gara, blue, OK in head, strong muzzle, good underjaw, big strong teeth, neat ears, good expression, nice body lines, strong quarters; 2 Horton’s Jeonty Highlander Boy, wheaten, OK in head, strong underjaw, good bite. Little upright in shoulder. Well bodied, good bone, short of coat.

OD 1 Garner’s Jonny Be Good at Romainville, wheaten in good coat, good skull, nice eye, rose ears, good expression, strong neck, correct topline, strong hindquarters, moved well, handled & presented well. CC & BOB.

PB1 Seall’s Bregorrey Madam Defiance, brindle, good outline, very nice coat & condition, head of good shape, lovely eye, good ears, strong neck, good quarters, moved sound. RCC; 2 Conckayne’s Bregorrey Lady Belleisle, nice head & eye, strong muzzle, good bite, well boned legs & feet, in good body for age, good rear, well muscled. Needs work on coat & needs to settle on the move.

JB 1 George & Sullivan’s Romainville Jean Genie, nice outline, in good order, nice head, good ears, nice eye, super mouth, good front, well boned legs & feet, lovely body lines, powerful quarters, moves soundly but would like more spark & attitude; 2 Hannington’s Uptown Girl, brindle, OK in head & ears, good bite. Would like more bone, little straight in stifle, moved OK, not profile of 1.

PGB 1 Whitehouse & McBrine’s Romainville Kyla, wheaten coat, strong head, good muzzle, powerful underjaw, good bite, rose ears, good eye shape, well boned legs, good front & topline, strong hindquarters, moved sound. CC; 2 George & Sullivan’s Romainville Inka, blue, very nice type, in good body, good front & rear. Not putting in on the move.

LB 1 Whitehouse & McBrine’s Romainville Tigan, wheaten, very nice type, powerful head, lovely eye & ears, good front & body shape, well made quarters. Coat passed its sell by date, not settled on the move, very difficult to assess.

OB 1 Seall’s Brockland Belle Bregorry, brindle, in good order, nice outline, good head, eye & mouth. Would like better ears. Good neck & topline, moved soundly.

PAUL WILKINSON (Judge)