3rd May 2019 -Clumber Spaniels: Mathos (Sh
Ch Maursett Mathos JW) wins
Best of Breed Clumber Spaniel, while Maursett Mhairi - owned by
Rachel and Garfy Cannell - is awarded Best Puppy in Breed (judged by Sue
Graves) at Border Counties Gundog Club's Open Show:
7th March 2019 -Clumber Spaniels: Mathos (Sh
Ch Maursett Mathos JW) wins the Junior Dog
Clumber Spaniel class at Crufts Championship Show.
Photograph by Eileen Sutherland
8th February 2019 -Clumber Spaniels:
the Certificate for the British Veterinary Association/Kennel
Club Hip Score scheme arrived for Mathos (Sh
Ch Maursett Mathos JW) today. His score is
7 / 8 = 15. This is just one more point than his litter sister,
Maursett Marilla at Stonielea, owned by Lyndsey & Paddy Steele,
who was 7 / 7 = 14. The good news just keeps on coming for that
fantastic litter that we are hugely proud of.
5th February 2019 -Clumber Spaniels:
a special day for Mathos (Sh
Ch Maursett Mathos JW) who, subject to Kennel Club
confirmation, picked up the final point he needed for his Junior
Warrant, winning the Open Clumber Spaniel Class & BOB at
Darlington & District Canine Society Open Show, judged by Jane Pop.
His kennel mate, Maeve (Sh
Ch Mischievous Maeve With Maursett)
was second in the Open class. Due to the snow, we had to return
home before the group was judged.
January 2019 -Clumber Spaniels: Manchester
Championship Show sees a brace of Reserve CCs for the Maursett
Mob as a new season of shows gets under way. Judge David
Shields awarded the Reserve CC in the dogs to Mathos
Ch Maursett Mathos JW) and to Maeve (Sh
Ch Mischievous Maeve With Maursett) in the
2018 -Clumber Spaniels: no
Challenge Certificates on offer today at the Gundog Breeds
Association of Scotland Championship Show, but Mathos
(Sh Ch Maursett
Mathos) did us proud again, winning Best
of Breed Clumber Spaniel, judged by Marion Waddell. He
then won another sizeable Junior Dog Stakes class (this time judged by
Eddie Webster). The day was completed with Mathos still
going strong in the Best in Show ring, where he was shortlisted
down to the final eight by BIS judge Russell Mosedale.
Clumber Spaniels: it
was a Halloween treat as Mathos
(Sh Ch Maursett
Mathos) was awarded the Dog CC and Best of
Breed by judge Jacqui Ward. He also won a big Junior Dog
Stakes class, judged by Pam Blay. This is always a special show
for us so it was a delight to have such a successful outing.
October 2018 -
Clumber Spaniels: he's
done it! Mathos (Sh
Mathos) gets the Junior Clumber Spaniel
dog class, the (all important third) CC and Best of Breed.
Many thanks to judge Ian Layfield who also awarded the Bitch CC
to Royston Walkling's Maursett Mycate with Kiswahili - so both
litter brother and litter sister get their title on the same day. Thank you
to Ian for making this such a special day, particularly as Maeve (Sh
Ch Mischievous Maeve With Maursett) completed
the picture by getting the Reserve Bitch CC. And thank you also to
the many friends (and one or two strangers) who also congratulated us
Clumber Spaniels: Mathos
Mathos) wins Clumber Spaniel Puppy Dog,
Reserve CC and Best Puppy in Breed at Driffield Championship
Show, judged by Sue Brookshaw.
His litter sister,
Royston Walkling's Maursett Mycate at Kiswahili also won the
Reserve CC in bitches.
more success for Mathos
Mathos) who wins Clumber Puppy Dog and then
Best of Breed Clumber Spaniel at Darlington Championship
Show, judged by Mr Bill Orzel. Mathos just keeps on
Hilda Monaghan (Tweedsmuir) judged Clumbers at Richmond
Championship Show and Mathos (Maursett
Mathos) wins the puppy dog class and another
Reserve CC. Another lovely day out for this very special
boy. Great to see his litter sister, Maursett Mycate
at Kiswali, also taking the Reserve CC in bitches for owner
City of Birmingham Championship Show sees Mathos (Maursett
Mathos) win the puppy dog class, followed by
another Reserve CC whilst still in puppy, judged by Patsy
Hollings. He then went on to win the Any Variety Puppy Dog
Stakes class judged by Lee Cox at the same show. To
make a very good day almost perfect, he followed this by
winning the Owner/Breeder/Handler Gundog or Utility Puppy
Dog or Bitch class, judged by Mr A Wight.
Bournemouth Championship Show saw Mathos (Maursett
Mathos) win the Dog CC, Best of Breed and, of
course, Best Puppy, judged by breed specialist Lee Cox.
What a fantastic day for the Maursett mob made complete when
Richard Bott awarded him Puppy Group 3. It was worth the
wait (even as the heavens opened) to see him perform so
well. Mathos is on a real roll and is proving to be very
special for us.
August 2018 - Clumber Spaniels:
Mathos) does it again, winning another Reserve CC
out of puppy, at National Gundog Championship Show, judged
by Sara Kirkman.
July 2018 - Clumber Spaniels:
the results just keep rolling in for Mathos (Maursett
Mathos) as he is awarded the Reserve Dog CC by
Alastair Kirkman at Leeds Championship Show.
be outdone, his litter sister, Cate (Maursett MyCate at Kiswahili)
won the puppy bitch class for owner Royston Walkling, with
Lyndsey and Gerry Steele's Maursett Marilla at Stonielea in
second place. Cate was then awarded the Bitch CC and Best
Puppy, then going
off to the Puppy Group and we were over the moon to see her
placed Puppy Group 3 by judge Keith Nathan. What a
super day and we are so proud of this litter and many
congratulations to Royston.
Clumber breed specialist - Linda Thorogood - was judging the
group and Best in Show and awarded Mathos Group 1 in the
Gundog Puppy Group. She then went on to give him the
Reserve Best Puppy in Show place. Wow - really great
that two breed specialists think so highly of Mathos who
just keeps on winning.
English Setters: to complete a
fabulous trip over the Pennines, Fathom (Mariglen
Fathom For Maursett), was Best of Breed
English Setter (again, judged by Linda Thorogood).
same time, Cate (Maursett MyCate at Kiswahili), who is
Mathos' litter sister, was strutting her stuff for owner
Royston Walkling over at York Canine Society - she went
Gundog Group 4 and Gundog Puppy Group 1. Mathos and
Cate are certainly on a roll and we are so proud of this
also had a super day out earlier in the week at the
Frecheville - Sheffield & District Canine Society midweek
open show under Lesley Trow, who awarded Cate Best AVNSC
Puppy and Gundog Puppy Group 1.
7th July 2018
- Clumber Spaniels:
Mathos) wins puppy dog and and the Res Dog CC at
East of England Championship Show (judged by Colin
Woodward), whilst his litter sister Cate (Maursett MyCate at
Kiswahili) won puppy bitch and the Res Bitch CC. A
great day for the Maursett mob.
1st July 2018
- Clumber Spaniels:
Mathos wins his first CC whilst still in puppy, at Windsor
Championship Show, judged by Nigel Worth who also awarded
him the Best Puppy in Breed award. What a fabulous day
for the Maursett mob.
10th June 2018
- Clumber Spaniels:
John Rudbach judges the breed at Three Counties Championship
Show and Mathos (Maursett
Mathos) wins another Best Puppy in Breed award.
There's no stopping him at the moment.