Competitor’s Choice Future Top Dog Contender Award

Competitors can nominate one of their peers to qualify to win this Competitor’s Choice Award. They get to vote for the competitor they feel is most likely to advance and succeed in the competition ring based on the criteria below:

  • Overall professionalism and presentation in the ring
  • Kindness towards peers/competitors
  • Gentle and safe handling of the dog
  • Inspirational overall groom 

The voting will close at 3 pm on Thursday, August 15, 2024. The winner will be announced during the Best in Show awards. The winner does not need to be present during the awards announcement and will be notified by text and email they are the winner. 

Prize: $500 cash and a Ladybird Line Best in Show Dog Groups waterproof apron.