Best In Show winners with show judges

Left to right - Bitch Judge Mrs. Marina Scott (Belsmard): Best In Show, Grove's Ch. Bridgestone Grip It N'Rip It, JW with Jan Groves: Reserve Best In Show, Cameron's Ch. Nandobears I'm What I'm Camnoire, JW with Joanne Cameron: Dog Judge Mrs. Caroline Friend-Rees (Amical): Best Dog In Show, McPhail's Spirebear Golden Barley with Julie McPhail: Best Puppy In Show, Sayle's Gunnersnewfs Above N'Beyond to Infinitybear with Colin Sayle.

Report by Show Manager Angela Hunt

Show Manager Angela Hunt
"Thank you to all who came to our 9th Open show held on 5th May at Stoneleigh. The show was well attended by exhibitors and visitors. It is always a pleasure to meet those attending the show to admire, learn and meet people associated with our wonderful breed.

Our judges for the day were Mrs. Caroline Friend-Rees (Amical) dogs and Mrs. Marina Scott (Belsmard) bitches. Best Dog was awarded to J. McPhail's Spirebear Golden Barley and Best Bitch was awarded to M. & J. Groves's Ch. Bridgestone Grip It N'Rip It JW. Thank you to our referee, Mr. Joe Smith who was on standby but the top honours were jointly decided by the judges - BIS awarded to Bridgestone Grip It N'Rip It JW, Res BIS was awarded to the Reserve Best Bitch, Cameron's Ch. Nandobears I'm What I'm Camnoire JW. BOS was Spirebear Golden Barley, BP was awarded to Sayle's Gunnersnewf Above N'Beyond to Infinitybear and BV was A. & K. Farrar's Ch. Deakpeak Fallen Angel. Many Congratulations to all and well done to the winners.

Our Special Awards Classes were judged during the lunch break by Mr. Doug Bedford (Chatesunewf). The three classes drew a good entry, well done to the winners.

To make this and all our shows possible, thank you to all our judges, to ring stewards – principle stewards for the day were Arron Humphries and Mick Brind, to our sponsors for the day – Happy Dog and as always to our photographer, Paul Dodd. Thank you also to the very hard working committee for putting the show together and to all the exhibitors for your entries and attending on the day, your support for our shows is very much appreciated."