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South Western Great Dane Club
Photographs by Alan V Walker



Best in show at the South Western Great Dane Club open show was Bousfield and Bendle’s bitch Ch Yacanto Strong Promise and RBIS was Cottrell’s Ch Berevale Gilpin, pictured here with the bitch judge, Marie Day; dog judge, Paul Lawless; and the referee, David Lockett

The overall winner of the South Western Great Dane Club championship show ‘League Finals’ was Townend’s dog Ch Danepoint Dreamseller of Eastlight and the runner-up was Micklewright’s Daindeen Distinct Design, pictured here with dog judge, Meg Purnell Carpenter; secretary, Tony Rewston; and bitch judge, Isobel Dyke

The top two Premier League dogs on the night were: 1st Dashwood’s Lucerene Rockafella and runner-up Hurst, Gifford and Hooker’s Garsak Sir Garrett, pictured here with judge, Meg Purnell-Carpenter

Best Puppy in Show at the South Western Great Dane Club open show was Chappel’s bitch, Selmalda Me and My Shadow, pictured here with the judges, Marie Day; Paul Lawless; secretary, Tony Rewston

Presentation to the judges was made by the chairperson, Gweneth Keehner to the referee, Judith Gregory; bitch judge, Isobell Dyke; and dog judge, Meg Purnell Carpenter. Also pictured here are the joint show managers, David and Susan Cotterell

The top three Super League bitches under Isobel Dyke were: 1 Micklewrights’s Daindeen Distinct Design; 2 Hooker and Lockey’s Ch Garsak Blaze; and 3 Day’s Ch Janriche First Lady

The top two Premier League dogs on the night were: Dashwood’s Lucerne Rockafella and runner up, Hurst Gifford and Hooker’s Garsak Sir Garrett, pictured here with the judge, Meg Purnell Carpenter

Deep in thought – don’t ever say a judge’s work is easy!

Top three Premier League bitches on the night; 1 Hallam’s Ch Dainwood Fantastic Light at Fassanao; 2 Chappel’s Selmalda Me and My Shadow; 3 McGowan’s Asoud Dosh Too and are pictured here with the judge, Isobel Dyke

Top three Super League dogs on the night were: 1 Townend’s Ch Danepoint Dreamseller of Eastlight; 2 Toye and Robinson’s Toyrob Time of the Season

A proud display of mementos and trophies