AUST CH Kaparla Just an Illusion
Kaparla Standing Ovation Dam:
AUST/NZ CH Kaparla Aran Moonmyth
13/8/1999....H/S: 2:2 ....Elbows: 0:0....Current Clear eye cert
Chilli came out for her last show under breed specialist Henric Fryckstrand of Sweden, She was placed 2nd in the Open bitch: Her critique: "Elegant bitch with many good points. Beautiful head and expression. A bit light in eye. Flowing neck, adequate front angulation. Excellent bone. Good ribcage a bit long in loin. Would prefer a more level topline. Good turn of stifle. Lovely coat texture. Moves with drive."
Chilli won the Dam and Progeny Team at the 6th GR National held in Hobart on 19th Nov under breed specialist Mr Mervyn Philpott who has previously awarded Chilli a Res CC in Sydney. She had her son and daughter Auch Ch Kaparla Stand N Deliver and Aust Ch Kaparla Live the Dream in her team. She also came 4th in the Veterans Class under Mr Peter Mills. She is now retired from both the ring and maternal duties.
Chilli completed her Australian Champion title at just over 2 years of age.
She displays all the characteristics of her English heritage.
Chilli has some notable awards to her credit.
Some of these are:
Minor Puppy in Show:- Tasmanian GRC Show, May 2000
Judge: Ms Dianne Lee (Vic) 'Santamaria'
3rd in Junior Class:- Vic GRC National, Nov 2000
Judge: Mr Ray Strudwick (UK) 'Burpham'
State Bred in Show:- Tas GRC Open Show, May 2001
Judge: Mrs Ruth Collicut
2nd in State Bred Class:- Tas GRC Show, May 2001
Judge: Mr Jim MacKender (NSW) "Uneek"
2nd in Inter Class:- GRC of SA Show, July 2001
Judge: Mrs Heather Morris (UK) Sandusky"
1st in Inter Class AND RES CC:- GRC of NSW, Sept 2001 Judge: Mr Mervyn Philpott (UK) "Westley". His Critique:
"Lovely outline. Sweet head and expression. Excellent neck, shoulders and front. Good bone and feet. Good body, level top-line. Strong hindquarters. Moved and showed well and moved with plenty of drive. In superb coat. Well handled."
BCC and RUp Best of Breed and Class in Show in WA and in Tasmania under Eva Ruatala from Finalnd, at both Gundog Specialties.
She has won numerous Class in Gundog Group awards and won Best State Bred in Parade under Ms Jane Armatys (Tas) in August 2001.
She has had numerous CC's and Group awards throughout the past couple of years. Recently in Jan 2005 she won Res BCC and Opp Open in Show at the TGRC Champ Show under Mr Wayne Pearson from Vic.
Critique from Ms Di Lee:
"Very promising young bitch. Lovely expression, good neck into shoulders; lovely hindquarters. Well let down in hock and good topline".
Critique from Mr Ray Strudwick:
"Lovely type with good overall balance; straight front, correct shoulders and nice turn of stifles."
Critique from Mr Jim Mackender:
"Pleasant head with good pigmentation. Good topline and good neck flowing into good shoulders. Overall a very pleasing bitch. Needs a little time to mature."
Critique for Mrs Heather Morris:
"Close up to the winner. Pleasing head and expression, nice reach of neck, firm topline, excellent bend of stifle,good bone and feet, soundly constructed bitch who moved well. NIcely presented and handled well."
Critique from Mr Mervyn Philpott:
"Lovely outline. Sweet head and expression. Excellent neck, shoulders and front with good body and level topline. Good bone and feet, with strong quarters. Moved well with plenty of drive and showed well in superb coat. Well handled."
Critique from Wayne Pearson:
"Open Bitch Class
Aust Ch Kaparla Just An Illusion
A slightly stronger bitch that was presented in fantastic coat. A well balanced head with pleasant expression. Good neck into well laid shoulders, straight forelegs with strong bone. Deep chest with well sprung ribs and level topline. Well turned stifle with excellent first and second thighs. Hocks well let down. Moved truly but on the day lacked enthusiasm. Awarded Reserve Challenge.