19th March

Herts & Essex BorderCanine Society

Judge; Lara Williams

Willow – !st Special Yearling.

Pretty mid gold compact bitch which is balanced throughout, Good reach of neck into well laid shoulders.Good angulation front and rear.

Straight front leading to tight feet.Moved well with drive and holding her topline.



1st April

Northern Golden Retriever Ass

Open Show

Judge; Paulina O’Gorman

Willow – VHC Yearling Bitch.


7th April

East Anglian Gundog Society

judge; Linda Cole

Willow – 3rd Graduate Bitch


11th April

Norfolk & Norwich Canine Society

Open Show

Judge; Kate Keely

Willow -2nd Special Yearling

Pleasing young bitch, good shape and proportions with a well developed chest, moved well.


13th May

Southern Golden Retriever Society

Championship  Show

Judge; Mrs. Jean Taylor

Willow – Res Graduate Bitch


9th August

United Retriever Club Championship Show.

Judge: Sally Main.

Willow – 2nd Special Beginners Bitch.

Lovely girl, lovely head and expression, She had the darkest of pigment. Straight forelegs, good angulation fore and aft. Level topline, moved much better than in her last class which won her the place.