Bernese News 27th May 2016
SKC CHAMPIONSHIP SHOW 20th May 2016
Puppy Dog (2 entries)
1st Baldwin's Meadowpark First Class For Fortonpark. 8 month old of correct size and shape
with plenty of bone and substance. Nice head with a dark eye and a scissor bite. Stands true in
front and parallel behind,with a correct top line and tail set. In good coat and moved well when
viewed from all angles.
2nd Scobie's Monalou Northern Knight. 10 month old big boned puppy. Strong in head with a
good eye and a correct scissor bite, would just prefer a smaller ear, but nice expression. Well
boned in front but needs to tighten both standing and moving. Firm in the body, in good coat and
moves OK behind once settled.
Junior Dog (1)
1st King's Elnside The Grandmaster. 1 year old quality youngster with a lovely straight front
and neat feet. Excellent head piece with a dark eye, neat ears and correct bite. Strong in neck
and eye, neat ears and correct bite. Strong in neck and good depth of chest. A firm top line
leading to a strong rear with a good tail set. In quality coat and moved out really well for his age.
Reserve Dog CC.
Yearling Dog (1)
1st Mair, Hartley-Mair& Dybdall's Meadowpark High Class. Big, strong dog of excellent type
and well off for bone. Good front and feet, correct width and depth of chest and a quality head
and expression. Neat ears, good eye colour and shape and plenty of strength in the muzzle.
Firm in the body with a level top line and correct tail set. Strong in the rear with short hocks and
in full coat. Moves really well in front and positive behind. No hesitation in awarding him Dog CC
and Best of Breed.
Post Graduate Dog (2)
1st Hastings' Bernemcourt Liv'n On Prayer. Quality male of good overall type and outline.
Stands true in front, well off for bone and neat feet. Nice head with a correct expression. Neat
ears and good eye shape and colour. Strong in the muzzle and correct bite. Firm in the body.
good length of leg to body ratio, correct top line and tail carriage and moved out well when
viewed from all angles.
2nd Dickson's Monalou Vino Verde At Geruth. 20 month old male with plenty of bone and
substance, would just like a little more length of leg under him and the front needs to tighten.
Nice head and expression, neat ears and correct bite. Would prefer a stronger top line but tail
set and carriage is correct. Stands firm in the rear, just needs to tighten on the move.
Limit Dog (3 entries, 1 absentee)
1st Baldwin's Guiness Record From Christofland To Fortonpark (Imp). Another quality dog
of good size, making a nice shape and outline. Pleasing head and expression with neat ears,
nice eye shape and colour and correct bite. Lovely straight front with good feet, correct in
shoulder and the right amount of leg under him. Firm in the body and strong in the rear with
a good tail set and in quality coat. True in front and behind and produces a nice side gait.
Should have a promising future.
2nd Green's Alpenspirit Pure Pleasure For Arvella (Imp). Yet another nice dog, good on the
stand and on the move. Pleasing head with a correct expression, neat ears, good eye colour and
plenty of strength in the muzzle. Firm in the body with just the right amount of angulation behind.
Moved out well, just lost out on topline today.
Open Dog (1)
1st Mair, Hartley-Mair & Dybdall's Ch Meadowpark Vertigo JW. 3 year old strong male of
plenty of size and substance. Stands true in front with neat feet. Quality head with correct
expression, neat ears, good eye shape and colour, correct bite and plenty of strength in the
muzzle. Good firm body, level top line and correct tail carriage. In full coat, stands strong on the
rear and moves out with purpose.
Veteran Dog No entries
Puppy Bitch (5, 1)
1st Bridges' Liskarn Love In The Dark. 6 month old puppy with so much promise. Lovely
shape and outline, stands on a true front with tight feet. Correct in head with the right
expression, nice dark eye, neat ears and a true scissor bite. Lovely proportions of leg length
to depth of body. Good topline and tail carriage. Stands well behind with nice let-down hocks.
Great on the move for one so young, so true in front and positive behind. Best Puppy in
Breed and Bitch CC.
2nd Baldwin's Fortonpark Lilly's Delight. 8 month old .... another bitch puppy with so much
to like. Excellent in front with good feet. Quality head with a pleasing expression, neat ears,
good eye colour and correct bite. Firm in the body for her age, just slightly high on the rear at
the moment, but stands firm with a good tail carriage and in full coat. Another sound puppy
on the move.
3rd Davidson's Liskarn River Lea.
Junior Bitch (1)
1st McCormick's Monalou Star Princess. 15 month old typey bitch in good coat. Pleasing
head with neat ears, a good eye and correct bite. Stands on a true front and strong in the
rear, top line needs to firm up but moves true in front and sound behind.
Yearling Bitch (3, 3)
Post Graduate Bitch (3, 2)
1st Marsden & Robertson's Trudaleaze Majik Potion. Nice overall shape with good leg length
to body ratio and a quality coat. Pleasing head with neat ears, good eye colour and correct bite.
Has the bone and substance and stands OK in front. Firm in body with a good top line and tail
carriage and stands on a strong rear which is true on the move. Reserve Bitch CC.
Limit Bitch (4, 1)
1st Atherton's Athersbern Peronelle Blush. 4 year old quality bitch of good overall size and
shape. Pleasing in head with neat ears, good eye colour and correct bite. Quality coat with correct
top line and tail set. Sound in front, firm in the body, just a touch close behind on the move.
2nd Baldwin's Meadowpark Living My Dream At Fortonpark. 2 year old of correct size and
shape. Lovely bitch on the stand with a parallel front and firm in the rear. Has a good top-line and
tail carriage. Pleasing in head with a nice expression, neat ears, dark eye and strong in the muzzle.
Moves OK in front but needs to extend with more purpose behind.
3rd Davidson's Meadowpark Whispers Shadow.
Open Bitch (3, 1)
1st Goodyear's Harvestbank Fields Of Gold JW. Strong bitch, both typey and sound. Of good
size, standing on a true front and a parallel rear. In full coat with good top-line and tail carriage.
A quality head-piece with neat ears, good eye colour, correct bite and a pleasing overall
expression. Moves true but just a little flat on the day.
2nd McCormick's Monalou Artic Queen. 5 year old, this bitch makes a pleasing shape. Correct
in head and expression, with neat ears and dark eye. Stands OK in front and firm in the rear.
Good top-line and tail-carriage and moved out well.
Veteran Bitch (1)
1st Goodyear's Harvestbank Born To Boogie. 8 year old bitch with plenty of size and substance
and a pleasing head. In good coat, just lacked a bit of enthusiasm on the move today. Best
Judge - Dave Killilea