Katherine Herrington’s Smooth Dachshund Breed Notes 23/3/18

West Riding Dachshund Association held their open show at the Speedwell Rooms, Stavely, Nr Chesterfield.
Mr Seamus Dunne from Ireland judged the smooths, min smooth, long haired, Veteran, BIS BPIS. Andrew Whitfield-Roberts (Dandydayo) judged the min wire, wires, min longs & the stakes classes. BIS John Bennett’s Shardaroba Country File, Res BIS Fay Hutchings std wire Tendrow I Am The One From Collidach.  BPIS Sue Holt’s Waldermeister Jonah, Res BPIS Debbie Carey Donnadoon Dark Moonbeam. BVIS Ann Moore & Linda Coverley std wire Ch/IR CH Ex Senta I’M Bond James Bond.
In Smooths, BOB Wendy Starkey’s Carpaccio Jasper From Hamoura ShCM. Res BOB & BPIB Mike Paget & Gary Carroll’s Lauralee Oscar Wild at Marvale.
Min Smooths Debbie’s Donnadoon Dark Moonbeam won BOB & BPIB & Res BPIS.
The show ran well; few absentees due to weather but still plenty of nice dogs there to judge; fortunately most snow came later.
Dereck Pearman’s min smooth Lokmadi Crystal Wings For Delandmar has been awarded her show certificate of Merit.

The entries are closing this next week for the Smooth Haired Dachshund Club Ch show on the 21st April/18 held at the Sports Hall, Ryton-On-Dunsmore, aalongsidethe Long Haired Dachshund Club Ch Show. If anyone could steward for the Smooth Club please contact me.
Have a good day at the Southern Dachshund Ch show this weekend. CCs are on offer for Smooths but min smooths without CCs.
Katherine Herrington  Tel 01904 761903