Reserve CC winners of 2018

A happy new year to all readers and thanks to everyone who has contributed to, sent results for or commented on these notes during 2018. Indefatigable showgoers Tracy and Kath Irving went to the Ashbourne event between Christmas and the New Year and were well rewarded when Twinan Life’s A Blast won BOB and the group and Twinan Tight Squeeze did even better with BP, PG1 and best puppy in show. Judges were Tate Forsey, Patsy Hollings and Mervyn Evans. WELKS 2020 will be judged by Alan Barlow (Pendrell/Highworth) and Bath by Steve Atkinson (Hollinswell Belgians and husband of Tracy Irving, Twinan/Highworth). On to a summary of the RCC winners of 2018 and in males the following males won both reserves and CCs during the year – I gave their details in the last notes. The veteran Ch/Rus/Ukr Ch Ermyn Snow Knight and Penliath Spanner In The Worx five RCCs each; Ch Oregonian Snow Tiger three, Ch Bronabay Cannonball and Ch Born To Be Your Salt Dog at Twinan two. One each to Stadwen Figaro and Twinan Life’s A Blast. Other male RCC winners were Lorraine Weedall and Nicola Bogue’s homebred tri veteran Ch Bronabay Troopin The Colour (Ch Highworth Northern Lights over Pendrell ex Ch Bronabay Cherish The Moment) and Teresa Maddox’s Danish import Redfordhill Magic Moments to Salvenik (bred by Charlotte Wessel by Dan Ch Mistycor Once Upon A Dream ex Dan Ch Vuedor Could It Be Magic), two each. One each to US visitor Paul Chen’s homebred tri Am Ch Afara Calico Pony (Ch/Am Ch Rosewood Set Sail to Salvenik ex Afara Zip Adeedoodah), Tracy and Kath Irving’s homebred Twinan Dip Yer Butty (Ch Creslow Wicked Rumour at Twinan ex Twinan Sweet Little Mystery), Diana King and Sarah Taylor’s Oregonian Snow Leopard (brother to Tiger, by Ch Nireno Luke Skywalker ex Oregonian Snow Queen), Aland and Elaine Barlow’s tri bobtail Woodhenge Star Agent for Pendrell (brother to Storm Princess, bred by Barry and Sue Coulson by Ch Pemcader Thunderball ex Woodhenge Moon Maiden), Piotr Mazur and Johnathan Jones’ tri Canadian import Can Ch Curig FaerieTale JupiterRising (bred by Barb and Juliana DuPree and Sue Neave by Am GCh Martindale Black Bart ex Can Ch Curig FaerieTale Dusky Willow), and Alan and Sarah Matthews’ homebred tri Ir Ch Craigycor Viva Las Vegas (brother to Dynamo, by Ch/Ir/Int Ch Craigycor Lightning Bolt ex Craigycor Betty Boop). On to the bitches and the following CC winners of the year also took reserves: Ch Woodhenge Star Xtravaganza three RCCs, Ch Craigycor Campsie Princess and Ch Stadwen Tinkerbell two and one each to Ch Penliath Sent To Coventry, Ch Stadwen Florence, Ch Coventry Sky Full Of Stars and Twinan Tight Squeeze. Other RCC-winning bitches were: Hannah and Patricia Fawcett’s Whitebarn Sea Shell (bred by Margaret and Ian Hoggarth by Ch Pemcader Thunderball ex Whitebarn Tabitha Twitchit) and Teresa Maddox’s homebred Salvenik Summer Rosebud (Redfordhill Magic Moments to Salvenik ex Ch Bertley Summer Rose with Salvenik) three each Two to Lithuanian visitor Ramute Masiokaite’s Fr/Lat/Lit/Est/Dan Ch Je Suis Kylie Minogue des Contamines (bred in France by Elisabeth Camboni and Katell Malagré by Int/Bul/Lat/Lit/Rom/Rus/Ukr Ch Dwynella Rough ‘n’ Rowdy ex Int/Fr/Lux Ch Gwyneth Paltrow des Contamines), Mary Davies’ homebred tri Ermyn Fly By Night (Rus Ch Pemvale Moonlight Flyer over Ermyn ex Ch Vuedor Black Pearl of Ermyn), Ena Ellwood’s tri Latvian import Amberynlea Dark Desire with Ellhar (bred by Natalya Yermakova by Int/Pol Ch Mapleleaf Wisus The Knight In Black ex Lat/Lit/Est Ch Tuja Medaus Lietus), Chris and Nicki Blance, Bill Shelton and Steve Leyerly’s Penliath Sent From Coventry (sister to Spanner and Sent To, bred by Chris and Nicki by Am Ch Ninacorte Chicago Hope ex Coventry Dancing With The Stars for Penliath). One each to Linda Roberts’ homebred 13-year-old Ch Cherastayne Snowbride (Ch Brynelli Double Exposure ex Cherastayne Altesse Royale), Teresa Maddox’s Ch Bertley Summer Rose with Salvenik (bred by Robert Warrington by Ch Pemcader Belroyd Zeus ex Bertley Corn Dolly), Lisa and Maria Franchi’s tri Ermyn Moonlight Flyer at Saniaquinto (bred by Mary Davies by Hillberry Love Spoon at Whitepoint ex Ermyn She’s A Diamond), and Dave and Jayne Asbridge’s veteran Ch Chililabomwe Snowdrop (Ch Salvenik Star Made ex Chililabomwe Titania). As ever, please tell me of any errors and omissions. SIMON PARSONS

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