Banbury & District Canine Association Open Show. 4th May 2009.

Mrs Pip Buswell ( Glenmorlich ) judged 3 classes of Deerhounds.

Junior. 3/1 present.

1st. Francis and Blatchford`s Cloweswood Acer of Peopleton. 16 mnth old dog. A very masculine young male. Pleasing head with a soft expression in his eyes, good bone, sloping pasterns and well knuckled feet. Crisp coat. Moved well. Going through a rather upright phase of his growing but has lots of time on his side.

Post Graduate. 6/2 present.

1st. and RBOB. Bunce`s Packway Starting Price at Pantawick. A lightly built bitch with a kind eye and with neat well set ears. Good lenght of neck and of upper arm, well knuckled feet and correct pasterns. Topline and croup good, good tuck-up and well muscled first and second thigh. Movement fair.

2nd. Keen`s Aylwardstown Akira. A smaller bitch. Typical head, good length of neck, good feet, fair topline. Long tail. She was not happy on the rather slippery floor.

Open. 6/3 present.

1st. and BOB. Reynolds` Wickwar White Lace. A very femine, moderate sized, well bodied bitch. Beautiful head and eye, ears well set on, good length of neck into well laid shoulder, good length of upper arm, good infill and ribbed well back, good topline once she had relaxed about the slippery floor, well angled croup. Good feet and pasterns. Moved well.

2nd. Hird`s Cloweswood Cilla. A well boned bitch with pleasing head, good length of neck, feet well knuckled, good length of ribbing, topline a little lacking in rise for me. Moved very well.

3rd. Bunce`s Lealla Kintra at Pantawick.