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Pointing Breed Trial Winners

2021 Westminster Trophy winners

The AKC Pointing Breed Gun Dog Championships are the largest championship field events open to all pointing breeds in the country. There are two divisions to the compeition as handlers are either on Horseback or Walking. This year the championship was held in Conway, Arkansas, from February 25th until March 8th.  NAFC AFC Southwind's Citori Red Lightning “Tori", a Vizsla, and her handlers Jessica & Jon Hann was the winner of the Horseback division and the Westminster Kennel Club Cup trophyNWGDC GFC FC AFC VK's Twenty Gauge Gunnar "Gunnar", a Vizsla, owned by Robyn and Sherwin Van Kooten and handled by Sherwin Van Kooten was the winner of the Walking competition and The Westminster Trophy.

 

AKC Pointing Breed (Horseback) Gun Dog Champion

YEARDOGBREEDOWNERHANDLER
2021NAFC AFC Southwind's Citori Red Lightning "Tori"VizslaSean Van KootenJessica/Jon Hann
2020FC AFC DCR's Mojo Justice "Rere"German Shorthaired PointerGina BosioGina Bosio
2019WFK Little Patch of Trouble "Patch"German Shorthaired PointerSusan HeadDave Walker
2018FC/AFC Riden High Rudy "Rudy"German Shorthaired PointerRay NelsonG.W. Batson
2017NGDC FC AFC Flapjack’s Twisted Sister "Nova"German Shorthaired PointerClay A. BentonJon Hann

 

AKC Pointing Breed (Walking) Gun Dog Champion

YEARDOGBREEDOWNERHANDLER
2021NWGDC GFC FC AFC VK's Twenty Gauge Gunnar "Gunnar"VizslaRobyn and Sherwin Van KootenSherwin Van Kooten
2020Maybellene "Pat"English SetterTom GiffinTom Griffin
2019DC AFC Odyssey’s Perfect Traveler "Charlie"German Shorthaired PointerChuck & Judy Parietti Chuck Parietti

Learn more about the AKC Pointing Breed Gun Dog Championships here