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)

Darlington Championship Show Results

At Darlington Championship Show judge Paul Wilkinson gave Best of Breed in Glen of Imaal Terriers to Johnny Be Good at Romainville with Best Opposite Sex being awarded to Rovainville Kyla  (daughter of BOB).

The Reserve dog CC went to Romainville Billy Whiz with the reserve bitch CC & best puppy awarded to  Bregorrey Madam Defiance.     

Stop Press: Madam Defiance shortlisted to the last 6 in the Puppy Group. The first Glen for that to happen to in quite a long while!           .