Judge: Mrs Tricha Gray
BEST of BREED: ARDERRY PENNY RED TO JAEVA
DCC: ARDERRY PENNY RED TO JAEVA
RDCC: CH WATERCROFT CHILLI PEPPER
BCC: JAEVA BLUE LAGOON
RBCC: ALLRIGHT BLACK BESS (IMP)
BEST PUPPY: WATERCROFT POP CORN
Norfolks were first in the ring at Windsor, this year judged on Saturday 1st July in the Home Park in a lovely setting near the Thames. It was dry, but overcast, and the sun made only a brief appearance, making it a pleasant day outside for the dogs. Mrs Tricha Grey drew a good entry of 49 Norfolks. comprising 18 dogs less 4 absent and 31 bitches with 9 absent, so a total of 36 in the ring. Windsor also schedules minor puppy and yearling classes, so five youngsters made their first appearance at a championship show.
Winning his 3rd crowning CC was *ARDERRY PENNY RED TO JAEVA, in changed ownership, he is now in the names of his expert handler, Andrew Gullick and Ms G Van Stuivenberg. Debbie Mounfield has thus bred her first champion, as he is sired by Our Ruby Rascal To Jaeva out of Arderry Penny For Your Thoughts. Our Ruby Rascal is a half brother of Beverly Ackling’s dual CC winner, Ruby Rueben, being by Tegwani Tarot Reader (Ch Belleville Premonition ex Love on the Run at Jaeva) out of Jaeva Bee-Good (Ch Jaeva For Petes Sake – Jaeva Bee Witched) who had been sold earlier to Mrs Susan Nevill-Gliddon.
Arderry Penny For Your Thoughts is of mainly Jaeva breeding being sired by Jaeva Pocket Rocket out of Jaeva Ruby Tuesday.
Ruth Gee’s CH WATERCROFT CHILLI PEPPER again had to play second fiddle with the RCC and 2nd in the Open Class. He is by Ch Kinsridge Top Gun out of Watercroft Hot Spice (Strathinver Smart Enough – Watercroft Hot Love).
Andrew Gullick also piloted JAEVA BLUE LAGOON to win her 2nd Bitch CC, she is in the ownership of Andrew and Kate Tate; a black & tan from the Junior Class, she was bred by Martin Phillips by Ch/Int Ch Jaeva Made In Gold (Ch Kinsridge Top Gun – Jaeva Fancy That) out of Jaeva Miss Dynamite (Ch Kinsridge Cash Back – Jaeva Pardon Me).
This was the second time these two had done the double, previously at Three Counties.
Cathy Thompson-Morgan’s ALLRIGHT BLACK BESS (imp) gained her 4th RCC of this year, although she has won 2 CCs as well as a Group 3 in January. Bred by Frauke Hinsch near Verden in Germany, she is by the Finnish sire Fin Ch Heilurihännän Angel Cake out of Allright Black Pepper.
Ruth Gee’s 11 month old WATERCROFT POP CORN won her 3rd Best Puppy award; she is sired by Ch Strathinver Sea The Stars (Strathinver Smart Enough – Strathinver Reddy To Star) out of Watercroft Pop Picker (Ch Blakens Pay Back – Ch Watercroft Top Of The Pops). Norma Newton of the Strathinver Norfolks was judging Norwich Terriers today, and this breed were after Norfolks in the ring.
*subject to confirmation by the Kennel Club