Nadherna Nina Ridley

Kiki's daughter...
Nadherna Nina Ridley
Photo by RBT

Nadherna Nina Ridley
Sire: Lastarean Dufek ShCM
Dam: Kralovna Kvitko
DoB: January 11th 2006

Nina won well as a puppy, and on her first outing in the adult classes was Best In Show at the Cesky Terrier Club Show, April 15th 2007. She then won the CAC from the Intermediate Class at the Czech Club show, Hrdonov, May 6th 2007 and the CAC/CACIB and BOB at the International Show at Kortrijk in Belgium in November of the same year. She also passed the Czech bonitace (breeding examination).

Some of Nina's Show Critiques:
Cesky TC, August 2006 (Judge: Hana Petrusova)
Very promising, correct bitch for age, good bone, very good coat, typical head, excellent ears, very nice neck, very good topline & tail, excellent angulation & movement, just needs more experience of showing. BPB, RBPIS

Darlington, September 2006
(Judge: Roger Wright)
Absolutely lovely all through, with super head and all properties, excellent front, forehand & correct ribcage, good shape with excellent quarters, correct coat, well presented in excellent condition, moved & showed well. RBB & BP

Cesky TC, November 2006
(Judge: Val Kemeny)
Lovely head, excellent earset, good mouth, strong neck and correct topline, carrying tail well, pushed hard for BP. BPB, RBPIS

Cesky TC, April 2007
(Judge: Sharon Clark)
Feminine without a shade of weakness. Lean long head with neat ears. Well laid shoulders. Well ribbed back. Strong loins. Muscular hindquarters. All presenting a typical outline which was enhanced by her brisk businesslike movement. BIS

Czech Cesky TC, May 2007 (Judge: Vladimira Ticha)
Elegantní fena, korektní hlava i ucho, standardní top linie, mírne sbíhavé hrudní koncetiny, korektní postavení pánevních koncetin, prostorný pohyb, prumerná kvalita srsti.
Elegant bitch, correct head and ear, standard topline, slightly converging forelimbs, correct position of hindlimbs, free movement standard hair quality Excellent 1, CAC

SKC, May 2007
(Judge: Patsy Hollings)
Correct length to head, clean cheeks, strength in foreface, large nostrils, big white well-placed teeth, triangular high set ear correctly carried close to cheek, elegant strong neck, correct forequarters, strong boned, well sprung rib with arched well muscled loin, giving correct outline, silky coat, beautiful presentation, quality young lady, RBB

South Wales, June 2007
(Judge: Peter Eva)
Well balanced, good sized bitch with a nice topline. Tail well set and a muscled rear end with drive. Skull form looks right with deep set eye; ears, bite, etc correct. Moved well, coping with long grass. RBB

Driffield, September 2007
(Judge: Shirley Watson)
Quality bitch, lovely head, eye, mouth, correct position of ears, nice size, looked lovely in profile, well muscled quarters, well sprung, correct topline. BB & BOB

Amsterdam Winner, November 2007
(Judge: Erica Bons-de Wever)
Excellent type, good mouth, nice, not too broad head, correct outline with good topline, good tailset, good coat, good movement. Excellent 1

Photo by Gabor

Not all judges agree!
Crufts, March 2007 (Judge: Sean Delmar)
Weak underjaw, too stuffy in neck, untypical in appearance.

After her successful show career in the UK, Nina went to Canada to live with Liana Kapustina. Her son, Ace the Knight of Lulu Island (by Am Gr Ch Milenka's Hector in Act Four), now lives with Kirsten Toftkjaer in Denmark.