Lancs and Cheshire Ch Show
2018 - Rough Collie Bitches

FIrstly let me say how much I enjoyed judging the Lancs and Cheshire Ch Show. The venue is perfect for Rough Collies, the sun was shining, and everybody meeting up with friends, so the atmosphere was great.

Minor Puppy Bitch
1. Barrenclough Golden Linnet - Very sweet sable, nice head, sweet expression, good on the move, showed well.
2. Monsolana Magic Star for Aaronwell

Puppy Bitch
1. Takhisis Aphrodite - Very pretty mature sable, lovely head and expression, well presented, lovely mover, a good showgirl
2. Beldones Looks Like Fun - Not as m mature as the first, but lots to like about her, very pretty, sweet expression, moved well

Junior Bitch
1. Phreelancer Phaith Hill - Loved this tri bitch, lovely conformation, good ears, nice clean head, moved well, put down beautifully.
2. Ingledene Spirit of Ecstasy - Very different from the first, but nice type, good head and eye, moved well, well presented

Maiden Bitch
1. Gerian Sunbarley with Jamesfair - Shaded sable, lovely head, sweet expression, good confirmation, moved well
2. Barrenclough Golden Linnet

Novice Bitch
1. Takhisis Aphrodite
2. Barrenclough Golden Linnet

Graduate Bitch
1. Shasam Shades of Guilt, Very pretty bitch, good head, lovely expression, good ears, which she used all the time, well presented, good on the move
2. Gillyflower Della Buca Della Fate - It was a close decision between these two, because they were both so nice, another lovely headed sable, very sweet, good ears and very sound

Post Graduate Bitch
1. Samhaven Summer Rhapsody - Lovely coloured sable, in good condition, nicely presented, lovely head, very sweet in expression, moved well
2. Wicani Empress Eugenie - lovely tri, looking very well, nicely presented, good head type, well used ears, very good mover

Limit Bitch
1. Churchoak Temptress at Wicani - Seeing this bitch at first sight I absolutely loved her, she is so well balanced, nice head, although slightly distracted by her markings, correct ear carriage, great show girl and an easy winner, on movement my CC winner
2. Erjon Exclusively Special - Nice blue of good colour, lovely head and eye, good on the move

Open Bitch
1. Phreelancer Phond Memories - Another one I liked as soon as I saw her, not in great coat, but it only emphasised her lovely shape, nice clean head, lovely eye and expression, well used ears, very good mover.
2. Shandlmain Catch My Kisses for Kevranna - Tri in lovely condition, very well presented, lovely head and expression, moved well

Veteran Bitch
1. Ch Brilyn Platinum Lustre - This lovely champion bitch belies her age, most gorgeous colour, with lovely head, nice dark eye, super shape, moved well
2. Culbrae Charm Offensive - Nice sable, looking well for her age, good head, eye, moved well

Judge - Mrs V Anderton