Best All Around Pet Stylist in Show


In order to be eligible for Best All Around Pet Stylist, the contestant must enter a minimum of three GroomTeam sanctioned contests. Specialty classes such as Mixed Salon/Freestyle, Creative Styling, Super Jackpot, The Clipper Classic, and the Abstract Design Challenge do not count toward Best All Around Pet Stylist.

Best All Around Pet Stylist in Show – Group Points Calculations

Group 1st Place = 3 points
Group 2nd Place = 2 points
Group 3rd Place = 1 point

1st tie-breaker: Most and highest number of placements. Three 3rd placements will beat one 1st placement, two 1st and one 3rd placement will beat two 2nd and one 1st placement.

2nd tie-breaker: highest number of entries defeated.  If the exact tie still exists, the prize will be divided equally. These points are only for Best All Around Pet Stylist awards, (if applicable) and are not related to GroomTeam USA.


Each competitor chosen must return to the show ring 30 minutes prior to the Best in Show awards on Thursday, August 15, 2024.  At that time, the Best in Show Judge will choose the winner.

Prize Money:

The Best All Around Pet Stylist in Show winner will receive $2,000


Victor Rosado, ICMG, NCMG
Owner, Edugroom