Hound day at Leeds Ch show this year was on the Friday, held in the grounds of Harewood House, although no sunshine it kept fine.
I was stewarding in the Cocker Spaniel ring so the Dachshund judging was over by the time I got over to their rings.
Smooths & Min Smooth without CCs were Judged by Jane Maxwell (Bardrestan)
Min Smooth B/Dog & BOB Lovaine Coxon's Ch Distinctly So D'Arisca
Res Dog, BPIB Mike Paget & Gary Carroll's Marvale Up With The Lark later won 2nd in the Hound Puppy Group under Judge David Guy.
Lovaine also won B/Bitch with D'Arisca Danish Delicacy, Res/B Diana Melbourne, & Gary's Stargang Glimmer at Melriding.
BVIB Yvonne Kent's Ch Barratini Jeeves At Lokmadi JW & later won Veteran Group 4 under Judge Jacqui Ward.
Smooths: B/Bitch,BPIB & BOB Mrs Heel's Rijobeau Ravishing Rita.
Res/B. Brian & Peter Paterson's Phaeland Second Delivery To Amblesque. Best Dog John Tite's Ch Phaeland Special Driver To Rijobeau. Res/Dog Brian & Peter's Phaeland Sent Direct To Amblesque
BVIB Sue Tomlinson's Bensaka Golden Garter.
Schedules are out for the East Yorkshire Dachshund CLub open show on the 9th Sept/17. Ms Halcyon Pughe (Bystock) judging M/L, Wire, Longs, BIS & varieties. Gary Carroll (Marvale) M/W M/S Std Smooths.
Schedules posted to Members, others apply, Irene Cook, Tel 01757 630826.
The Funeral of Percy Norton will take place on Monday 31st July/17 at St. Faiths Crem, Horsham St Faiths, Norwich, NR10 3LF.