Judging Critique – Notts & Derby District Bull Terrier Club, December 2013

We now find ourselves at the end of 2013 with the final Show of the year, the Notts & Derby District Bull Terrier Club Limit Show held at the start of December. Seeing the year out in the judges seat was Dave Westwood of the well-known Tulsadoom kennel. The judging critique of the Show is … Read more

Judging Critique – East Anglian Bull Terrier Club, November 2013

From time to time a person who judges a Show isn’t necessarily the one who was scheduled to officiate – such was the case at the East Anglian Bull Terrier Club Championship Show back in November 2013, when Carolyn Lambert of the Caliber kennel stood in for the Australian judge Stephen Craven (Sugarbaye Bull Terriers). … Read more

Judging Critique – Coloured Bull Terrier Club, November 2013

I don’t have any official facts and figures to hand but it wouldn’t surprise me if there was now more coloured Bull Terriers than whites? Their popularity has surged since the turn of the Millennium. That means the Coloured Bull Terrier Club Open Show – featuring the Romany Trophy competition – is a highly anticipated … Read more

Judging Critique – West Of England Bull Terrier Club, October 2013

Many overseas judges get the opportunity to judge the breed in the UK these days, and one such occasion was at the West Of England Bull Terrier Club Open Show in October of 2013 when the lucky judge in question was Mario Krouwel of the Oky Doky kennel from Holland. I always find it interesting … Read more

Judging Critique – Midland Counties Championship Show, October 2013

The Midland Counties Championship Show tends to go down pretty well with followers of the breed; it is one of the final Championship Shows of the year and therefore one of the last chances for exhibits to make an impression on selectors of the Trophy Show. Judging the breed in October 2013 was Marilyn Bishop … Read more

Judging Critique – Northern Provincial Bull Terrier Club, October 2013

Geoff Skelton is not a man you’re going to lose in a crowd very easily, dear me he’s a big lad isn’t he! As such you’d probably recall if you were exhibiting under him at the Northern Provincial Bull Terrier Club Open Show in October of 2013. If so this is for you, Geoff’s judging … Read more

Judging Critique – South Wales Championship Show, October 2013

October traditionally has its fair share of events for breed enthusiasts to visit, be that as a spectator or exhibitor. One such Show back in October of 2013 was the South Wales Championship Show and the honour of judging the breed on that day went to Tony McCann of the Diton Bull Terriers. The resulting … Read more