SWKA Critique

Glen of Imaal Terriers

PD: 1) Romainville Rock A Fella. Very good quality youngster with head of good width and length, good stop. Ears not too large, moderate neck and good body shape. Good rib, bone and feet. Presented in good coat of correct texture and move with steady drive from rear. Balanced, of good type and should have a bright future. BP, Res CC. 2) Teamrach Rock Steady Beat at Romainville. Another youngster of good type and with a well proportioned head. Good eye, neck and bone. Good rib and well developed rear for age. Moved well and was presented in good coat and condition.

JD: 1) Amhard Manhattan. Masculine head of good width with well set ears and good eye. Moderate neck into good body shape. Well angled rear and set of tail, in good coat. Liked his balance and moved over ground well holding nice outline.

LD: 1) Romainville BIlbo Baggins. Masculine medium sized dog of good type. Well shaped head with good eye and ear. Good depth and good quality bone. Well presented in good coat and holds a strong balanced picture when covering the ground.

OD: 1) Boudivella Osca. Masculine, balanced and of good type, not overdone and has a well proportioned head with eye of good shape. Good ears, moderate neck into well built front. Quality bone, compact feet. Good rib and well angled rear. Presented in good coat and moved with drive from the rear holding a firm and balanced outline going round. CC, BOB.

JB: 1) Amhard Mai Tai. Feminine youngster of good type, good head and eye. Good ears, neck and outline. Quality bone, good feet and liked her depth and length of rib. Presented in good condition, moved with steady gait and drive from the rear. Balanced and only needs a little more finish to complete the picture. Lots to appreciate and should do well Res CC. 2) Jeonty Letty Be Magic. Another feminine and balanced youngster with good head and eye. Liked her size and type, good bone and well set tail. Also very well presented and has much to like but winner just a little more finished and together for me today.

PGB: 1) Romainville Rock N Rolla at Coedrhosyn. Feminine with good head proportions. Good eye and ears, moderate neck, well proportioned body. Good bone, coat and moved over the ground well. Nice breed type.

LB: 1) Jeonty Jyn A New Hope. Feminine head of good shape, correct stop and good eye shape, ears of good size and has moderate neck. Good lay of shoulder and well developed fore chest. Good bone, felt and depth, strong loin and well developed rear, presented in good coat of hardship texture. Moved with good rear action and firm outline. CC. 2) Romainville Izzy Wizzy. Another feminine strong and balanced exhibit who has good bone and feet. Good length and depth of body. Well set tail and good rear action on the move. Presented in good condition. 3) Boudivella Tegan.

OB: 1) Romainville Maggie May. Good head shape and eye, feminine and not overdone. Liked her size, type and quality bone. Another medium sized exhibit who was well presented in good body condition and substance.

Tom H Johnston (Judge)

Entries closing

South Wales Kennel Association (postal) entries close today. Terrier day is October 5th and Tom Johnston is to judge Glen of Imaal Terriers. Online closes 3rd September.

Darlington has extended entries again and they now close on August 28th. David Shields is judging Glens.

Belfast (online) entries also close on August 28th. Jeff Luscott is to judge Glen of Imaal Terriers on Saturday 29th September

Welsh Kennel Club 2011 critique

Glen of Imaal Terriers

PGD: 1) Romainville Brannigan at Brockland. Masculine balanced head with powerful foreface, strong neck, good body length to height, good front action, active on the move, holds correct topline, well muscled rear. 2) Amhard Freebooter. Bbalanced head of good width, strong neck, good bone & feet, good length, also has a good topcoat, good front action but winner driving better from rear. 3) Pajantick Jimmy Mac.

LD: 1) Jeonty Wanabee Bauer. Masculine head with good eye, strong muzzle, strong good sized teeth, moderate neck, good rib & body length, correct topline, good breed type & active free mover. Res CC. 2) Romainville Typhoon. Balanced head with good muzzle, well placed ears & good sized teeth, good bone & body, strong neck, good legs & feet. 3) Donvaleset Rebus.

OD: 1) Romainville Bodhran. Masculine balanced head with strong muzzle, well placed ears, strong neck, good bone & body depth, very good topline, strong loin, well muscled, active free mover, presented in good coat & conddition. CC & BOB. 2) Amhard Damson Sauce. Good head & expression, dark eye & well placed ears, moderate length of neck, good bone & body of good depth, holds good outline & well presented.

JB: 1) Winnie Wanna Make Music By Jeonty. Feminine head with good width & strong muzzle, good teeth, strong neck, good bone & good depth, good topline & length, good rump & holds good topline, good coat & texture, well muscled & active mover. 2) Romainville Inki. Good head & muzzle, good eye & expression, moderate neck & good body shape, good bone & topline, well presented. 3) Roaminville Kyla.

PGB: 1) Roaminville Lily. Feminine balanced head with strong muzzle, well placed ears, good neck, good bone & body length, held good outline & has strong loin. Well presented && moved freely. 2) Amhard Feeling So Cool. Balanced head with dark eye, good breed type & free mover with good front action, not quite the strength & drive of winner, well presented. 3) Romainville Tigan.

LB: 1) Jeonty Maybe Daysee. Feminine balanced head with good stop & strong muzzle, well placed ears, good neck & depth of body, good bbone & strong body, holds good outline on free active movement, stands on good feet, well presented in good coat of good ttexture & condition. CC. 2) Romainville Ali Oop. A balanced mature bitch of good breed type, feminine head with good strength & good expression, good bone & body shape, good front action & active, presented in good coat.

OB: 1) Brockland Belle Bregorrey. Feminine head, good stop & muzzle, strong neck, good bone & good depth, strong body, good topline, shorter cast than CC bbut in good coat & condition, moved freely. Res CC.

Tom H Johnston (Judge)