Crufts 2007

Judge : Mrs Sheila Brown (Rossvale)

DOG CC : SHARP BALE’S CH NERADMIK D’ARTAGNAN
RESERVE DOG CC : COE’S VANDABAN VAN DYKE
BITCH CC : LUCKHURST’S CH GAVIMIR HUBBLE BUBBLE
RESERVE BITCH CC : MATTHEWS’ CH FOXIFAYRE SOLITAIRE WITH VALINDALE JW
BEST OF BREED : SHARP BALE’S CH NERADMIK D’ARTAGNAN
BEST PUPPY : NEWMAN’S LEAZEHOND MADDY MOONLIGHT

DOGS ENTERED 75
DOGS ABSENT 14
DOGS PRESENT 61

VETERAN DOG – 4, 1AB
1st : THOMAS’S TORRIKEES THE CLANSMAN OF SAREVETA
2nd : SCROGGS & BENNETT’S CH FOXIFAYRE OKLAHOMA AT LEDWELL
3rd : GREGORY’S AMIKIRS STAR QUALITY AT PINEWALK

SPECIAL PUPPY DOG – 3
1st : CUSICK’S LEAZEHOND RAFFLES DREAM
2nd : MATTHEWS’ VALINDALE YOU’VE BEEN FRAMED
3rd : HILL’S PLYMKEES FIRST EDITION

SPECIAL JUNIOR DOG – 3, 1AB
1st : BENNETT & SAVAGE’S THORSDALE TRADE MARK
2nd : BELL’S ALLFORUS TOP GUN

POST GRADUATE DOG – 8, 1AB
1st : SHARP BALE’S NERADMIK TAKE A CHANCE
2nd : DEAN’S ALLFORUS FROSTING OVER LEKKERBEK JW
3rd : DOWLER’S BALEISSA MOVE WITH THE TIMES
Res : BRUNT’S FOXIFAYRE FLAME DANCER OF ZANDVOORT
VHC : CRISP’S LIEFKEES ISLANDER

Limit Dog

LIMIT DOG – 6, 1AB
1st : PATTISON’S EASTKEES ONE MORE CHANCE
2nd : EGGLESTON’S MARTELLKEES CRACKERJACK AT RICARA
3rd : BELL’S FFYNIANT SUGARDADDY ALLFORUS ShCM
Res : FOSTER & PEARSON’S VENWAY ZEEVAARDER
VHC : BUCHANAN’S EASTKEES GOLDEN JUBILEE

OPEN DOG – 8, 2AB
1st : SHARP BALE’S CH NERADMIK D’ARTAGNAN
2nd : COE’S VANDABAN VAN DYKE
3rd : LUCKHURST’S CH GAVIMIR KESTREL
Res : WALLERS CH BRYKIN BOURREE
VHC : LINDSAY’S CH MEZANDA CLASS ACT
HC : AUSTIN’S CHOTAHKEES WHAT A DREAM

GOOD CITIZEN DOG – 3
1st : COE’S VANDABAN VAN DYKE
2nd : HICKSON’S KICHIGAI GREAT PRETENDER JW ShCM
3rd : LUSH’S BELMONDO BILLY AT EDNAARON


VETERAN BITCH – 5
1ST : LINDSAY’S VANDABAN TABITHA AT MEZANDA
2ND : AUSTIN’S CH CHOTAHKEES TALK OF THE TOWN
3RD : BRUNT’S CH ZANDVOORT DREAM COME TRUE
4TH : HILL’S RODINA COACHELLA AT BARJ
5TH : LEWIS’ LEDWELL TOTAL ECLIPSE

SPECIAL PUPPY BITCH – 3
1ST : NEWMAN’S LEAZEHOND MADDY MOONLIGHT
2ND : HILL’S PLYMKEES LIMITED EDITION
3RD : WALLER’S BRYKIN BANDORA

SPECIAL JUNIOR BITCH – 4, 1AB
1ST : EGGLESTON’S RICARA ITALIAN SWEETHEART
2ND : BUCHANAN’S FOXIFAYRE FIRE DANCER
3RD : HAVERON’S SULANDI ROSIES ANGEL AT HAVERGROVE

POST GRADUATE BITCH – 9, 2AB
1ST : HICKSON’S NERADMIK SCANDALOUS AT NATLOU
2ND : LINDSAY’S ENREVEYAR MAGIC STAR AT MEZANDA
3RD : MAYCOCK’S ENREVEYAR WILLOW
4TH : CABELL’S VANDABAN WILLOW
5TH : WILKIN’S FOXIFAYRE BEWITCHED

Bitch Challenge
Best Puppy

LIMIT BITCH – 11, 2AB
1ST : SHARP BALE’S STURTMOOR CRAZY FOR NERADMIK
2ND : BRUNT’S FOXIFAYRE UNFORGETTABLE AT ZANDVOORT
3RD : SAUNDERS’ LIEFKEES ALBERTINE
4TH : HILL’S VALKANTIES CHLOE WITH PLYMKEES
5TH : QUEEN’S MARTELLKEES REMEMBER ME

OPEN BITCH – 10, 2AB
1ST : LUCKHURST’S CH GAVIMIR HUBBLE BUBBLE
2ND : MATTHEWS’ CH FOXIFAYRE SOLITAIRE WITH VALINDALE JW
3RD : SHARP BALE’S CH NERADMIK CHE S’ARA S’ARA
4TH : AUSTIN’S CHOTAHKEES SIMPLY THE BEST
5TH : SAUNDERS’ LIEFKEES ADELINA
6TH : BREWER’S NERADMIK RUMOUR HAS IT
7TH : GREGORY’S NERADMIK J’ADORE AMIKIRS

GOOD CITIZEN BITCH – 2, 1AB
1ST : CABELL’S VANDABAN WILLOW

CRUFTS……………KEESHONDS

I would like to thank the Crufts committee for the invitation to judge at this prestigious show. Also, thank you to all the exhibitors who brought their dogs, which were all well presented and well behaved . Movement still seems to be a problem in the breed .

Veteran D. ( 4. 1 ab)
1st.Thomas’s Torrikees the Clansman of Sareveta . Smart 8 & half yr old in lovely coat & condition. Super mover. Compact, good bone. Attractive head, with good markings, and dark eye. Showed very well .
2nd. Scroggs & Bennett’s Ch Foxifayre Oklahoma at Ledwell.10& half yrs. Very masculine boy, with a lovely exp and nice eye. Very good bone & feet. Abundant coat of good colour. Steady mover .
3rd. Gregory’s Amikirs Star Quality at Pinewalk, 11& half yrs, The oldest and naughtiest. Good overall shape. Darker coat, but good contrasts. Enjoying himself too much, to put all into his showing and moving .

Special Puppy D, (3 )
1st. Cusick’s Leashond Raffles Dream, Nice puppy of good size. Coat coming along well . Sound mover, but needs to settle to showing, to get the best out of him. Nice head & eye. Straight front, nice overall balance. Shows promise.
2nd. Mathews’ Valindale You’ve Been Framed, Well schooled, attractive pup in super coat, could have a touch more depth of colour. Very short & compact. High tailset. Lovely head. Needs to steady in hind action.
3rd. Hill’s Plymkees First Edition, Less mature than the other 2 at present, darker coat, of harsh texture. Well handled and showed himself off. Moved ok. just need time

Special Junior D (3, 1 ab )
1st. Bennett & Savage’s Thorsdale Trade Mark. Young boy, just coming back into coat, which is of good colour. Lovely foxy head & exp. Nice eye & ears set. Well balanced, with good reach of neck, and high tailset.Very sound mover, on well boned legs and cat feet. Should do well.
2nd.Bell’s Allforus Top Gun. Less mature, and needing time to come back into coat. Lovely overall shap . Attractive head. Short and compact. Moved ok, but would benefit from being moved at a slower pace. Showed well for his young handler .

Post Grad. ( 8, 1 ab )
1st. Sharp Bale’s Neradmik Take a Chance, Lovely young d, who is a super shape. Masc head and correct eye. Being a bit of a handful today, so was a bit unruly on the move at times. In nice harsh coat. Lovely bone & feet. Compact, with good reach of neck, well set tail. Just needing to mature, for top honours.
2nd. Dean’s Allforus Frosting over Lekkerbek, Very nice d in lovely coat. Ultra short, with a high tailset. Firm body. attractive head. Excellent showman, but a handful on the move. I would just like a bit more of him all round.
3rd. Dowler’s Baleissa Move with the Times, Bigger d all round, with heavy bone & good feet. In harsh coat. Very masculine head, & sturdy body. Moved & showed well.

Limit D ( 6, 1 ab )
1st Pattison’s Eastkees One More chance, Lovely make and shape, & in super coat. Very attractive head & ex . Dark, well shaped eye, neat ears. Nicely arched neck, good spring of rib. Straight front. A little hesitant on the move, but ok when he got going.
2nd. Eggleston’s Martellkees Crackerjack at Ricara. Another d I have liked from the ringside, & close up to 1st. Showed & moved well. Lovely harsh coat of correct colour & texture. Masc head & exp, but wpuld prefer a slightly darker eye. Well handled.
3rd. Bell’s Ffiniant Sugardaddy Allforus ShCM . Well bodied d, in nice harsh coat. Good bone & feet. Moved ok, but a little reluctant to show himself off today.

Open D ( 8, 2 ab )
1st. Sharp Bale’s Ch Neradmik D’Artagnan . Very well known d, who I have always liked. In top condition and superbly presented & handled, as always from this exhibitor. Makes a lovely picture, standing, from his masc head to his high set tail. Good reach of neck, firm body & correct bone & feet. Moved soundly. Please to award him the CC, BOB and delighted to see him go 4th in the group.
2nd. Coe’s Vandaban Van Dyke. Beautiful, masc d in super harsh coat with good depth of colour. Super bone and lovely cat feet. Very good body, short back, high tail. Sound on the move, and showed very well. Res CC
3rd. Luckhurst’s Ch Gavimir Kestral. Another lovely d with very attractive head. Correctly shaped dark eye, & neat ears. Good spring of rib In super harsh coat of clear colour. Nice overall balance. Moving well, but have seen him show better.

Good Citizen’s D
1st., Coe’s V Van Dyke
2nd Hickson’s Kichigai Great Pretender. JW, ShCM . Mature D, of substance. Masculine outlook. In lovely harsh coat of good colour. Short back, good neck & tailset. Lovely bone & feet. Moved very soundly & well handled. his day should come.

Veteran B ( 5 )
A lovely class of older ladies, any of which were worthy of 1st .
1st. Linsay’s Vandaban Tabitha at Mezanda. 11& half yrs, and showing like a 2yr old. Pretty head & exp, using her ears well. Lovely coat of correct colour & texture. Good reach of neck, short & compact. Moved very well.
2nd Austin’s Ch Chotahkees Talk of the Town . 11yr , another really enjoying her day and showing very well. Moved soundly. Feminine exp good eye & neat ears. In super coat, & well plumed high set tail. Handled well .
3rd. Brunt’s Ch. Zandvoort Dream Come True. Very sweet & Fem b. Ultra short in body & very high tailset. Good body & bone. Nice coat, but colour not as clear. Really showing her heart out.

Special Puppy B ( 3 )
1st. Newman’s, Leasehond Maddie Moonlight. Very pretty puppy of 9mnth. Confident show girl and moved well. Coming into nice coat of good colour. Neat ears & correct dark eye.Good front. Won Best Puppy over her brother on her steady showing. Promising.
2nd. Hill’s Plymkees Limited Edition, 13 mnth, but not as mature in coat as 1st. A little longer cast, Foxy head, dark eye, using ears well. good tailset. needs more time
3rd. Waller’s Brykin Bandora, Sweet little b, needing more confidence. Lovely fem head & exp. Nice coat of lovely colour. Needing to body up. not showing well, as she was overawed by the proceedings.

Special Junior B ( 4, 1 abs )
3 nice young bitches, all between coats
1st. Eggleston’s Ricara Italian Sweetheart. Nice head & exp, with dark eye. Coat texture good, & well marked. Good ribcage. High tailset, with tight curl. Moved well
2nd. Buchanan’s Foxifayre Fire Dancer, Sweet, fem exp. Very alert, using her ears well. Short & compact with well plumed tail. again, not in full coat, but good colour.
3rd. Haveron’s Sulandi Rosies Angel at Havergrove. Pretty girl, with typical exp. Showed well. Slightly lacking in colour definition at present. Well bodied. Nice bone & feet. Slightly erratic on the mov.

Post Grad B ( 9, 2 abs )
1st. Hickson’s Neradmik Scandalous at Natlou. Attractive b, with nice exp. Carrying a heavy coat of good texture. Compact, sturdy body. Well balanced outline, with good high tailset. Very good bone. Moved well when settled. Very attentive to her young handler.
2nd. Linsay’s Enreveyar Magic Star at Mezanda. Another pretty b of different type. In nice crisp coat of correct colour. Short back, good ribcage, correct tailset. Lovely foxy head, nice eye & good ear placement. Well boned, with good front. sound mover.
3rd. Maycock’s, Enreveyar Willow, Very similar, and I see are sisters. Much the same remarks apply, although not in such good coat at present. Two nice bitches.

Limit B ( 11, 2 abs )
1st. Sharp Bale’s Sturtmoor Crazy for Neradmik. So well balanced, with short back and well set tail. Firm body. Good neck & shoulders. Sound mover. In good coat of lovely colour. Very good showgirl.
2nd. Brunt’s Foxifayre Unforgettable of Zandvoort, Very sweet & fem girl, who I have always liked. So short & compact, & a lovely mover. Good bone & straight front. Pretty head & exp. Could do with a touch more coat & today, colour could perhaps be a bit clearer.
3rd. Saunders’ Liefkees Albertine, Bigger b and not quite as short in body. Lovely colour & markings to her harsh coat. Nice head & exp. Good bone & feet. Well handled and moved soundly.

Open B ( 10, 2 abs )
1st. Luckhurst’s Ch. Gavimir Hubble Bubble. Very pretty girl, who has such a sweet melting exp.Correct eye and neat ears, which she used well. Enough neck, good shoulders & spring of rib. Short back & well plumed tail. Lovely coloured, harsh coat. Moved well on good legs & feet. Pleased to award her the CC .
2nd. Mathews’ Ch Foxifayre Solitaire with Valindale. Lovely, well presented b, who I have judged before and I still like her. Just back in full coat, but, today lacking a little in facial markings. So short & compact, making a lovely pictute standing. Moved steadily. Res CC
3rd. Sharp Bale’s Ch Neradmik Che Sar’a Sar’a, Another quality b, of lovely make & shape. In full coat of lovely colour. Has a very fem exp, with nice eye and using her ears well. Well bodied. Moved soundly

Good Citizens B ( 2, 1 abs )
1st. Cabell’s Vandaban Willow, Pretty b with a nice fem exp. Not in full coat, but nice colour. Needing a little more body. Moved well behind, but slightly loose in front.

Judge .. Mrs S Brown