Afghan Hound Club of Scotland Championship Show 2018 Critique
Afghan Hound Club of Scotland Championship Show 26.08.2018 Dogs
I would like to thank the Officers and Committee for the Invitation to Judge dogs at this well run show and the exhibitors for the entry of there fabulous dogs. Although not numerically high the quality of the dogs was exceptionally high and many places where down to just personal preference and hair splitting.
Veteran 4 (2abs)
1St Millward & Mottershaw MULTI CH TAHKIRA LIKE IT LIKE THAT (IMP AUS) I having been watching this lad with interest since I first clapped eyes on him and was not disappointed when I laid my hands on him, his body just flows from the tip of his nose to the tip of this tail, lovely shaped head with the darkest of eye, leading to long arched neck, into lovely shoulders, great depth of chest, with level topline correct tail placement and carried correctly on the move, correct angulation for and aft which showed on the his wonderful movement pleased to award him the CC his 13th I found out later. BOS and Best Veteran is Show. 2ndMacKenzie EILTHIR DOCTOR NO. Smaller and more compact than one and slightly more rounder in eye than one, nice to see monkey whiskers, nice head and shoulders good angulation, tail carried slightly high but was really enjoying himself on the move today.
Minor Puppy (0)
1st McCormack TULAK DESPICABLE ME Self Masked Gold, with good head and eye, well placed ears and good shoulders level topline, well placed correct tail with nice ring well angulated fore and aft moved well for one so young. Best Puppy Dog 2nd Collyer TULAK REBEL IN THE RYE, litter brother to 1st little to choose between them and the same comments apply just preferred the maturity of one.
1stBovey SITANA BARISA TOOFAN KARIANCA , Black masked gold well shaped head with dark eyes long neck leading to good shoulder placement, level topline good return of upper arm and complimentary rear angulation well set ring tail moved with drive. 2ndJames SITANAAAG TOOFAN litter brother to 1st all the same attributes just slightly finer throughout just splitting hairs |I am sure they will change places many times. 3rdParsons JONECA FIRE CRACKET BY SHUKRIYA
1stNisbet & Forrester SAXONMILL REBEL REBEL AT FINIX, Black and Tan masculine lad with lovely head darkest of eye, long neck, leading to correct shoulder placement, level topline with well set ringed tail, good angulation fore and aft moved with power and drive highly considered for higher awards 2ndSITANA AAG TOOFAN 3rdJONECA FIRE CRACKER BY SHUKRIYA
1stTULAK DESPICABLE ME 2ndTULAK REBEL IN THE RYE
1stSITANA AAG TOOFAN 2NDTULAK DESPICABLE ME
1stKemp RHAZMAKH TYMELESS AT SUZAPH Black masked gold, won this class on his long easy strides, good head and eye with good length of neck and well placed shoulders nice level topline and well set tail good angulation for and aft 2ndCullen KHAMIS AEQUITAS AT EWEYISSKA Oyster Brindle good head with good length of neck, level topline and well set tail longer cast throughout than one. 3rdGleed & McPherson KHORINYA HABTAI SILK
Post Graduate (0)
Mid Limit (3)
1stGosling & Gosling AYOUBKHAN PERSIAN SILK Blue Brindle good head and eye with lovely long neck with well laid back shoulder good deep chest, level topline good rear angulation and ring tail moved with great purpose. 2NDFrench PALAMEDEES TABOO AT ZALMEERAH Black Masked Gold with a nice head with good length of neck and shoulder placement, level topline with good set on tail moved well, just preferred the shoulder of 1st 3RDLanger & Langer KHAMIS HUCKLEBERRY SHCM
1stFINCH & Hopper ARUSHKHAN BORN TO BE WILD AT ZINZANI super head and eye with good length of neck leading to well set shoulders, good deep chest, level topline held on the move, good ring tail set on well, moved well. 2NDCullen SYRDARYA TOFFYPOP AT EWEYISSKA Brindle well balanced angles for and aft, level topline ringed tail carried correctly preferred movement of 1st. 3RDFrench SITANA JAL MAHAL AT ZALMEERAH
1stDowd & Malia THENDARA FAIT ACCOMPLI, lovely masculine head with good eye, long neck leading to well-placed shoulder, nice deep chest and spring of rib, level topline well angulated fore and aft good ring tail 2NDHurl & Hurl JAVIDAN KISS THE SKY OVER TARAKHI Shaded masked gold, nice head and eye, good length of neck with good shoulder placement, level topline held on the move, nice deep chest good set and ringed tail. 3RDLanger & Langer KHAMIS PACIFIC TIGER SHCM
1stGilbert, Appleby & Edwards INT CH CH SCARAMIS GETTN HOT HOT AT AFFIETAR Oyster Brindle lovely outline and well balanced throughout good head and eye with long neck leading to good shoulder placement and return of upper arm, lovely depth of chest and spring of rib nice strong topline and loin, good fallaway and rear angulation his movement won this class in hard competition. RCC 2NDParsons CH SYRDARYA HAZELNUT HOBNOB AT SHIKRIYA Lovely head with keen expression long neck leading to well-placed shoulders deep chest, nice level topline and rear angulation which showed on the move. 3RDAppleby, Michin, Edwards & Mulvaney UKIRINTCH DAVASHEY TO TELL THE TRUTH
Judge Mrs Bronwyn Lawson-Ball