Open Show 2009
                                           South Of England Pomeranian Club.

                                                               Open Show

                                                  At Worplesdon Memorial Hall.

13th February, 2010

It was an honour and pleasure to judge this well run Breed Club Show. Thank you to Officers and Committee for their hospitality. I was presented with some good quality dogs to judge and would like to thank the exhibitors for their entries and thank you to my steward, the Chairman, Mr R Russell who kept things running smoothly and could not have been more helpful.

Best Dog & Best In Show. 
Holman’s – Altinas Silver Phoenix JW ShCM
Best Bitch & Reserve Best In Show & Best Opposite Sex. 
Cawthera Purdy – Lireva’s Miss Tickle
Best Puppy In Show.
Cawthera Purdy – Lirevas Cast A Net
Best Veteran In Show.
Holman’s – Ch Altinas Apollo JW ShCM

Veteran Dog Or Bitch.   ( 2 )
1st Holman’s – Ch Altinas Apollo JW ShCM
Orange, very good head, correctly balanced, moved soundly and handled sympathetically to give his best. Still has the attributes which made him a Champion. Best Veteran.
2nd Ditchburn – Talvina Crumble Crunch

Minor Puppy Dog.  ( 4 )   Absent ( 3 )
1st Holman’s – Altinas Red Alert
Orange / Red, good head, ears & expression, balanced, smart outline, good condition, moved steadily.

Puppy Dog.  ( 1 ) 
1st  Bower’s – Benlease Crackerjack
Orange with masculine head and dark eyes, nice body and shoulders, correct neck, moved soundly and showed well.

Junior Dog.  ( 3 )
1st Spratt’s – Tuttsclump George
Cream, good dark oval eye with masculine expression, good pigment, correct ear placement, level topline, good body, moved soundly.
2nd Bower’s – Bowlou Dinky Toy
3rd Titchener’s – Tuttsclump Maxamillion

Maiden  Dog.  ( 2 )   ( 1 )
1st Holman’s – Altinas Red Alert
See Minor Puppy

Novice Dog.  ( 2 )    
1st Holman’s – Altinas Silver Comet
Cream. Lovely head with dark eyes, typical foxy expression, good pigment, correct harsh coat, level topline, correct tail carriage and moved soundly in both directions.

Best Dog Puppy.
2nd Cawthera Purdy – Lirevas Short Sir Kit

Post Graduate Dog.   ( 6 )  ( 2 )
1st Christopher’s – Foxhue The Don JW
Black. Pleasing head with foxy expression, good dark eyes, short coupled, good bone, correct tail placement, rather out of coat today but has nothing to hide. Looked good standing and on the move maintaining a level topline.
2nd Turner’s – Sueacres Golden Charm At Trenarwyn
3rd Odd’s – Blazin Outlaw At Trenarwyn

Limit Dog.   ( 2 ) 
1st Lambert’s – Benlease Ace Of Spades At Pomstar ShCM
Black. Nice head and expression, good substance, showed well and presented in lovely condition.
2nd Stephenson’s – Kiriemuir Johnny B Good At Joanme

Open Dog.  ( 4 ) 
1st Holman’s – Altinas Silver Phoenix JW ShCM
Cream. Outstanding head with correct ear placement, has the darkest of eyes giving a soft masculine expression. Moved true in both directions with correct tail carriage. Lovely coat and fringes correct harsh texture and presented in excellent condition. I hope this dog will go on and obtain his title. Stunning young male who will win at all levels.

Best Dog & Best In Show.
2nd Odd’s Benlease Barney Rubble ShCM
3rd Ditchburn’s – Tuttsclump Legacy

Minor Puppy Bitch  ( 8 )   ( 2 )
1st Cawthera Purdy – Lirevas Cast A Net
Clear bright orange, very feminine head, correct eye and ear placement, straight front, neat feet, level topline with correct tail placement, moved and showed well in both directions.
Presented in sparkling condition and was just beaten by her kennel-mate. Another that with luck could go all the way. Best Puppy In Show and Reserve Best Bitch.
2nd Christopher’s – Foxhue Grace `N Favour
3rd Nolan’s – Villenelle Clockwork Orange ( RAF )

Puppy Bitch  ( 4 )  ( 2 )
1st James – Jeshua’s Gift Of Grace
Orange, quality puppy, nice head and body shape, straight front, level topline, moved soundly. Just needs to gain more confidence on the table.
2nd Bower’s – Benlease Must Be Magic

Junior Bitch. ( 1 )
1st Roberts – Altinas Surprize At Blacktsar
Orange / Sable. Nice head, light bone, correct front, moved very soundly in both directions maintaining a level topline. Just needs to get more coat to complete the picture.

Maiden Bitch.   ( 4 )   ( 2 )
1st Christopher’s – Foxhue Grace `N Favour
7 ½  months, very pretty head with a pleasing expression, straight front, fine bone, correct tail carriage, moved well. Placed 2nd in minor puppy bitch class and was only beaten by my best puppy.
2nd Nolan’s – Villenelle Clockwork Orange  ( RAF )

Novice Bitch   ( 4 )  ( 2 )
1st Christopher’s – Foxhue Grace `N Favour
See Maiden Bitch .
2nd Nolan’s – Villenelle Clockwork Orange ( RAF )

Post Graduate Bitch   ( 3 ) 
1st Cawthera Purdy – Lirevas Berry Short Cake
Orange / Sable, Very nice head with typical foxy expression, good topline, fine bone,
straight front, moved well and kept her topline both standing and on the move. Presented in lovely condition.
2nd Holman’s – Blacksar Dancing Queen At Altina

Limit Bitch  ( 2 )   ( 1 )
1st Chopping’s – Thelbern Miinneola With Goldfox ( IMP )
Orange, very pleasing head, correct ear size and placement, good pigmentation, moved and showed well and presented in good condition.

Open Bitch   ( 2 ) 
1st Cawthera Purdy – Lirevas Miss Tickle
Orange / Sable. Ultra feminine with the darkest of eyes, foxy expression, light bone, correct tail set, muscular quarters, ultra sound, put down in excellent condition. I was pleased to award her Best Bitch, Reserve Best In Show and Best Opposite Sex.
2nd Holman’s Ch Altinas Selene JW ShCM    

Special Open ( Orange ) Dog Or Bitch  ( 3 )   ( 1 )
1st Bower’s – Benlease Robin
Typical head, balanced outline, good coat texture, good topline, strong quarters and moved soundly in both directions.
2nd Nolan’s – Villenelle Clockwork Orange

Special Open ( Sable ) Dog Or Bitch  ( 3 ) 
1st Christopher’s – Billy On Air At Foxhue
Pleasing head with foxy expression, correct ear placement, level topline, moderate forechest,
firm hocks, good tight feet, lovely to go over on the table, free sound movement.

Reserve Best Dog.
2nd  Holman’s – Altinas Truly Celestial JW ShCM
3rd Chapman’s – Benlease Robin

Special Open Any Other Colour Dog Or Bitch    ( 2 )   ( 1 )
1st Holman’s – Sueacres Parti Colour At Altina
Stood alone and so different in type to the others that this exhibitor showed today. He was up to size but moved soundly. Would have preferred a better distribution of markings.

Bred By Exhibitor   ( 5 )   ( 1 )
1st Christopher’s – Foxhue The Don JW
See Post Graduate Dog.
2nd Nolan’s – Villenelle Clockwork Orange
3rd James – Jeshua’s Gift Of Grace

Not Bred By Exhibitor  ( 2 ) 
1st Christopher’s – Billy on Air At Foxhue
See Special Open (Sable) Dog Or Bitch.
2nd Roberts – Altinas Surprize Surprize At Blacksar 

Stephen Randle Goodwin. 

Judge.