"Bart" is from our first home bred litter under the 'Sheltastic' prefix and turns heads when he enters the ring with his beautiful outline, well arched neck and attitude to burn.
This boy has been awarded under local, national and international judges as well as breed and working dog specialist!
Bart just oozes with quality and his consistent awards in the show ring are a result of this.
***Bart was titled at not even 2 years of age after winning Best In Group and Runner Up Best In Show under Mr D Strachan of NSW!***
*****BART GAINS HIS GRAND AND SURPREME CHAMPIONSHIP TITTLES ON THE 9TH OF MAY 2015***** Under judge Miss B Watt (VIC), After winning a 25 point Best of Breed and Runner Up Best In Group!!!
**** NEWS FLASH- BART WINS A 25POINT BEST OF BREED AT SYDNEY ROYAL EASTER SHOW 2015 Under Mr M Queijeiro (Mexico)***
Critique- Male, beautiful breed type with a very nice head, well set ears, beautiful movement, in great shape, very well conditioned for the show, in excellent coat, very well presented.
**Bart wins BEST EXHIBIT IN SHOW on the 15th August 2015 under Mrs M Kerfoot and Mr M Bungey**
***BEST EXHIBIT IN SHOW at the WA Working Dog Specialty under Mr P Wilkes on the 12th Sep 2015***
*** Bart wins BEST OF BREED from and entry of 44 shelties and RUNNER UP BEST IN GROUP group entry 158 at the 2015 Perth Royal Show!!! ***
*****BEST EXHIBIT IN SHOW for Bart on the 11/10/15 under Mrs D. Duffin (VIC)****
****BART wins BEST EXHIBIT IN SHOW at the Collie and Shetland Sheepdog club of WA champ show under breed specialist Miss V. Royston (NSW)***
Critique- 6 years~ excellent type~ This boy grabbed my attention as soon as he walked in the ring. Beautiful shape and balance. Clean head, lovely planes and well placed stop, would like to see a slightly higher set ear and a slightly smaller ear. Lovely neck into shoulders, level top line and slightly sloping croup, beautiful bone for size. Lovely balanced movement, great temperament. This boy could work all day and do what he was bred to do.
***BEST EXHIBIT IN SHOW- 12th December 2015 under judge Mr F Waring (WA)***
*RUNNER UP BEST EXHIBIT IN SHOW- 29th January 2016! Group judge Mrs S McMahon (NSW) Specials judge Mr M. Low (Malaysia) *
***RUNNER UP BEST IN SHOW- 13th February 2016 under judge Mrs D Besoff (NSW)***
*Runner Up Best In Show- 23rd April 2016*** Group Judge- Mrs P Hartnell (NSW) Specials Judge- Mrs D Clark (NZ)*
**Runner Up Best In Show- 17th July 2016 under working dog specialist Mr C Woodrow (QLD)**
*****Bart wins BEST EXHIBIT IN SHOW!!!- 31st of July under Mrs L Rowles (NSW)*****
***NEWS FLASH! BART WINS BEST OF BREED AT BRISBANE ROYAL 2016!!! Under Mr G. Jipping(Netherlands)***
**BEST EXHIBIT IN SHOW @ the Gundog & Heavy Breed Club of QLD under Mrs V Knopke and Mrs M Webber (QLD)**
********BART WINS BEST IN SHOW AT THE SHETLAND SHEEPDOG CLUB OF WA under Breed Specialist Mr Ian Spangler- Shelsian Kennels (SA)********
Critique~ Very appealing correct size and very stylish dog who is a real showman. Very good head planes, correct stop, lovely dark and correctly set almond eyes and neat mobile ears combining to give a very sweet expression. Lovely arched neck with well angulated forequarter level topline, good slope of croup and nicely angulated hindquarter. This boy moved confidently with good reach and drive. His nicely fitted coat completed the picture and it was a pleasure to award him Best Exhibit in Show.
*Bart takes BOB and Runner Up Best In Group!!! with 200+ dogs in the group at Sydney's Spring Fair Weekend! Under Mr Delerue (Portugal)*
Bart being the first ever dog bred under the Sheltastic prefix, we are very proud of his achievements at such a young age! Bart loves to be in the ring and is a natural show man, we look forward to continued fun and success in the show ring with this boy :)