AWARDS
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The Westminster Kennel Club offers a Sterling Silver Medallion for Best of Breed/Variety and an Antique-Finished Medallion for Best of Opposite Sex in each Breed/Variety and a Bronze Colored medallion for Awards of Merit in each Breed/Variety. The number of Awards is based upon the number of actual entries in each Breed or Variety.

Best in Show and Reserve Best in Show
  • The Westminster Kennel Club offers a Polished Pewter Gallery Bowl for Best in Show
  • The James Mortimer Sterling Silver Trophy for Best in Show, if American-Bred. For permanent possession to be won five times by the same ownership.
  • A Silver Plated Picture Frame will be given to commemorate each win.
  • The Leash offers a Perpetual Sterling Silver Challenge Cup for Best in Show, if American-Bred.
  • A Polished Pewter Pedestal Bowl will be given to commemorate each win.
  • The Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show Committee offers the Westminster Legend Trophy, a hand-engraved Steuben Crystal Bowl for Best in Show.
  • The Westminster Kennel Club offers a Polished Pewter Oval Gallery Tray for Reserve Best in Show.
Group Trophies
    Sporting Group
    • The Westminster Kennel Club offers a Polished Pewter Pitcher for First.
    • The McGivern Challenge Trophy, a Sterling Silver Bowl, is offered by Dr. Bernard E. McGivern Jr. to the winner. For permanent possession to be won three times by the same ownership.
    • A Polished Pewter Pedestal Bowl will be given to commemorate each win.
    Hound Group
    • The Westminster Kennel Club offers a Polished Pewter Pitcher for First.
    • St. Hubert's Giralda offers a Sterling Silver Trophy in memory of Geraldine R. Dodge to the winner. For permanent possession to be won three times by the same ownership.
    • A Polished Pewter Pedestal Bowl, offered by Mr. and Mrs. Peter R. Van Brunt, will be given to the winner to commemorate each win.
    Working Group
    • The Westminster Kennel Club offers a Polished Pewter Pitcher for First.
    • The Louis F. Bishop, III Memorial Trophy is offered to the winner. For permanent possession to be won three times by the same ownership.
    • A Polished Pewter Pedestal Bowl will be given to commemorate each win.
    Terrier Group
    • The Westminster Kennel Club offers a Polished Pewter Pitcher for First.
    • The William Rockefeller Trophy is offered by his children in his memory to the winner. For permanent possession to be won three times by the same ownership.
    • A Polished Pewter Pedestal Bowl will be given to commemorate each win.
    Toy Group
    • The Westminster Kennel Club offers a Polished Pewter Pitcher for First.
    • The Hershey Kennel Bowl, a Sterling Silver Bowl, is offered by Mr. Edwin M. Hershey, II to the winner. For permanent possession to be won three times by the same ownership.
    • A Polished Pewter Pedestal Bowl will be given to commemorate each win.
    Non-Sporting Group
    • The Westminster Kennel Club offers a Polished Pewter Pitcher for First.
    • The James F. Stebbins Sterling Silver Trophy is offered for First. For permanent possession to be won three times by the same ownership.
    • A Polished Pewter Pedestal Bowl will be given to commemorate each win.
    Herding Group
    • The Westminster Kennel Club offers a Polished Pewter Pitcher for First.
    • The Strathglass Trophy , a Sterling Silver Trophy, is offered in memory of Mr. and Mrs. Hugh D. Chisholm to the winner. For permanent possession to be won three times by the same ownership.
    • A Polished Pewter Pedestal Bowl will be given to commemorate each win.
Junior Showmanship
  • The Westminster Kennel Club offers The Leonard Brumby, Sr. Memorial Trophy to the winner of the Junior Showmanship Competition. A Polished Pewter Tray will be given to commemorate each will.
  • The Professional Handlers Association, Inc. offers an 8" x 10" Silver-Plated Picture Frame to the winner in memory of Tom Tobin.
Obedience Trophy
  • The Luftnase Cup, an antique Sterling Silver trophy, is offered to the winner of The Masters Obedience Championship by Mr. Thomas H. Bradley, 3d.


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