are some of Murphy's critiques. Others to follow:
Retriever of Wales
Championship Show - 15th February 2003
All That Jazz - a cracker, a beautifully balanced
outline, lovely head, dark eye, sweet expression,
smiling right through, under a mass of puppy coat a
well constructed dog, good shoulders, short coupled
body, moved out very well. Surely one with a good
future.Best Puppy Dog.
Downs and Chilterns Golden Retriever
Championship Show -
Shardanell All That Jazz JW - My star of the day.
Gorgeous head and melting smiling expression, lovely
eye shape and pigment, good stop correct ear set,
super reach of neck into well laid back shoulders
and equally angled upper arm, good fore-chest,
lovely feet, well up on pasterns and tight elbows,
good spring of rib, short in the couplings, good
width across the rear quarters, good second thigh.
So well muscled, his double coat is a lush gold and
in super condition. He simply flowed round the ring
with a lovely head and tail carriage, demanding
This was Murphy's third ticket and he therefore
gained his Sh Ch title.
you to the judges who have thought so highly of Murphy.
are some of Harry's recent critiques:
Paignton Championship Show - 14th
Shardanell Castaspell - Such a
well put together dog with balance all through.
Beautiful head and expression. Stands true in front
with correct length of upper arm to shoulder
placement. He has the width of chest and plenty of
heart room. Let down in brisket, nicely ribbed up,
strength over the loin and well developed quarters.
Well turned in stifle, covers the maximum ground
with the minimum of effort. CC and Best of Breed.
Harry on the move at Paignton
East of England Agricultural Society Championship Show -
19th July 2006
Shardanell Castaspell - Presents a very pleasing
profile, with excellent balance. Kind head giving
the most gentle expression, good in forehand, lovely
bone and feet, nice depth of chest, firm in loin and
hindquarters, hocks well let down, firm level
topline, moved soundly fore and aft. Presented and
handled well. CC.
National Gundog Championship Show - 5th August 2006
Shardanell Castaspell - lovely head with true
melting expression, straightest of fronts, lengthy
neck into well laid shoulder, correct level topline,
short coupled, well turned stifle, moved out well
from strong well muscled quarters, good overall
of Birmingham Championship Show - 3rd September 2006
Shardanell Castaspell - an outstanding dog, so full
of quality. In lovely coat and condition he stood
perfectly balanced. Gorgeous head with melting
expression. Excellent neck, lovely shoulder and
upper arm. Strong, deep body with good topline and
tailset. Excellent hindquarters with good bend of
stifle and short strong hocks. A picture both
standing and moving. RCC.
you to the judges who have thought so highly of Harry.