Arfon Working Gundog Club Retriever Test 17th August 2019

The Arfon Working Gundog Club held a A V Retriever Test at Bodrida Farm, Brynsiencyn, Anglesey on the 17th August 2019 by kind permission of the Rogers family. The judges were Mr Phil Smithies, Mr Peter Thompson and Scott Marland.

The weather was sunny and windy with the wind strengthening as the day went on.

I would like to thank our hosts, the judges,and the helpers and dummy throwers for helping make the day a success, also to our sponsors CSJ Specialist Canine Feeds and Gary McCarthy of Gundog Gear. Thanks to the competitors for supporting us and congratulations to all in the awards.



First – Paul Edmunds with Kynigos Midnight Magic  lab

Second – Kim Dutton with Ashwynd Lemon Spirit  lab b

Third – Victoria Stanley with Craigmaddie Nevin Lab d

Fourth – Steve Burns handling S J & C P Burns’ Eiderbay Fasnet at Jollybrow lab b

COMs – Jackie Owen with Kensteen Tomorrow’s Dream of Marianglas lab b

              H Llyr Roberts Arrupe Janet lab b



First – Victoria Stanley with Minstead Maigret lab d

Second – Victoria Stanley with FTCH Patanavac Brough lab d

Third – Wendy Manning with Dallagil Bluebel with Overmarsh lab b

COMs – Vicky Waterfield with Brenjon Harry lab d

              Kim Dutton with Shady Acres Teardrop lab b


First photo – Novice awards – (L-R) Steve Burns, Jackie Owen, Victoria Stanley, Huw Llyr Roberts, Paul Edmunds, Kim Dutton

Second Photo – Open Awards (L-R) Victoria Stanley, Phil Smithies (Judge), Scott Marland (Judge), Wendy Manning, Peter Thompson (Judge), Kim Dutton, Vicky Waterfield

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