BEST IN SHOW WINNERS
See Gallery below for photos of all Westminster Best In Show winners (BIS was awarded for the first time in 1907).

YEAR JUDGE(S) BREED DOG OWNER(S)
1907*Not RecordedFox Terrier (Smooth)Ch Warren RemedyWinthrop Rutherfurd
1908*Not RecordedFox Terrier (Smooth)Ch Warren RemedyWinthrop Rutherfurd
1909*Not RecordedFox Terrier (Smooth)Ch Warren RemedyWinthrop Rutherfurd
1910*Not RecordedFox Terrier (Smooth)Ch Sabine RarebitSabine Kennels
1911*Not RecordedScottish TerrierCh Tickle Em JockA Albright Jr

*In 1907, a panel of 10 judges decided Best in Show. Neither the names of the judges nor the number of them were otherwise recorded for 1907 through 1911.

1912Dr Henry Jarrett, Ralph C English, Charles LyndonAiredale TerrierCh Kenmare SorceressWilliam P Wolcott
1913Dr Henry Jarrett, G Muss-Arnolt, Theodore Offerman, RefereeBulldogCh Strathtay Prince AlbertAlex H Stewart
1914Midgeley MarsdenOld English SheepdogCh SlumberMrs Tyler Morse
1915Dr Henry JarrettFox Terrier (Wire)Ch Matford VicGeorge W Quintard
1916Charles G Hopton, Frank F Dole, Vinton P Breese, Fred Senn, W H WhittemFox Terrier (Wire)Ch Matford VicGeorge W Quintard
1917George S ThomasFox Terrier (Wire)Ch Conejo Wycollar BoyMrs Roy A Rainey
1918Vinton P Breese, Charles G Hopton, George S Thomas, RefereeBull Terrier (White)Ch Haymarket FaultlessR H Elliot
1919Harry T Peters, Theodore Offerman, J Willoughby MitchellAiredale TerrierCh Briergate Bright BeautyG L Davis
1920Thomas S Bellin, William E Warner, Norman K SwireFox Terrier (Wire)Ch Conejo Wycollar BoyMrs Roy A Rainey
1921Norman K Swire, Charles G Hopton, Dr J D De Mund, RefereeSpaniel (Cocker) PartiCh Midkiff SeductiveWilliam T Payne
1922G Muss-Arnolt, Vinton P Breese, Theodore OffermanAiredale TerrierCh Boxwood BarkentineFrederic C Hood
1923There was no BEST IN SHOW award in 1923. The American Kennel Club barred interbreed competition for 1923 except in the Miscellaneous Class. Comprehensive new rules for Group & Best in Show judging were adopted effective for 1924.
1924Norman K Swire, Walter H ReevesSealyham TerrierCh Barberryhill BootleggerBayard Warren
1925Walter S Glynn, Theodore Offerman, Robert A Ross, Ralph C EnglishPointerCh Governor MoscowRobert F Maloney
1926J Robinson Beard, C Frederick Neilson, W L McCandlish, Walter H Reeves, Tyler MorseFox Terrier (Wire)Ch Signal Circuit of HallestonHalleston Kennels
1927C Fred Neilson, Enno Meyer, John G Bates, G V Glebe, Dr Carleton Y FordSealyham TerrierCh Pinegrade PerfectionFrederic C Brown
1928Mrs R F Mayhew, Alfred Delmont, Otto H Gross, C Frederick Neilson, J Bailey WilsonFox Terrier (Wire)Ch Talavera MargaretR M Lewis
1929Dr Carleton Y FordCollie (Rough)Laund Loyalty of BellhavenMrs Florence B Ilch
1930W L McCandlishFox Terrier (Wire)Ch Pendley Calling of BlarneyJohn G Bates
1931Tyler MorseFox Terrier (Wire)Ch Pendley Calling of BlarneyJohn G Bates
1932Hon Townsend ScudderPointerCh Nancolleth MarkableGiralda Farms
1933Mrs Hartley DodgeAiredale TerrierCh Warland Protector of ShelterockS M Stewart
1934Dr Henry JarrettFox Terrier (Wire)Ch Flornell Spicy Bit of HallestonHalleston Kennels
1935Alfred B MaclayPoodle (Standard)Ch Nunsoe Duc de la Terrace of BlakeenBlakeen Kennels
1936C Frederick NeilsonSealyham TerrierCh St Margaret Mignificent of ClaredaleClaredale Kennels
1937George S WestFox Terrier (Wire)Ch Flornell Spicy Piece of HallestonHalleston Kennels
1938John G BatesSetter (English)Daro of MaridorMaridor Kennels
1939George S ThomasDoberman PinscherFerry v Rauhfelsen of GiraldaGiralda Farms
1940Dr Samuel MilbankSpaniel (Cocker) BlackCh My Own BrucieH E Mellenthin
1941Joseph Patterson SimsSpaniel (Cocker) BlackCh My Own BrucieH E Mellenthin
1942Herman E MellenthinWest Highland White TerrierCh Wolvey Pattern of EdgerstouneMrs J G Winant
1943Gerald M LivingstonPoodle (Miniature)Ch Pitter Patter of PiperscroftMrs P H B Frelinghuysen
1944Theodore CraneWelsh TerrierCh Flornell-Rare-Bit of Twin PondsMrs Edward P Alker
1945George S WestScottish TerrierCh Shieling's SignatureMr & Mrs T H Snethen
1946William Prescott WolcottFox Terrier (Wire)Ch Heatherington Model RhythmMr & Mrs T H Curruthers
1947David WagstaffBoxerCh Warlord of MazelaineMr & Mrs Richard C Kettles Jr
1948Dr Samuel MilbankBedlington TerrierCh Rock Ridge Night RocketMr & Mrs William A Rockefeller
1949Thomas H Carruthers, IIIBoxerCh Mazelaine Zazarac BrandyMr & Mrs John Phelps Wagner
1950George H HartmanScottish TerrierCh Walsing Winning Trick of EdgerstouneMrs J G Winant
1951W Ross ProctorBoxerCh Bang Away of Sirrah CrestDr & Mrs R C Harris
1952Joseph Patterson SimsDoberman PinscherCh Rancho Dobe's StormMr & Mrs Len Carey
1953James A Farrell JrDoberman PinscherCh Rancho Dobe's StormMr & Mrs Len Carey
1954Virgil D JohnsonSpaniel (Cocker) A.S.C.O.B.Ch Carmor's Rise and ShineMrs Carl E Morgan
1955Albert E Van CourtBulldogCh Kippax FearnoughtJohn A Saylor, MD
1956Paul PalmerPoodle (Toy)Ch Wilber White SwanBertha Smith
1957Mrs Beatrice H GodsolAfghan HoundCh Shirkhan of GrandeurSunny Shay & Dorothy Chenade
1958William W BrainardPoodle (Standard)Ch Puttencove PromisePuttencove Kennels
1959Thomas H Carruthers, IIIPoodle (Miniature)Ch Fontclair FestoonDunwalke Kennels
1960George H HartmanPekingeseCh Chik T'Sun of CavershamMr & Mrs C C Venable
1961Dr Joseph E ReddenPoodle (Toy)Ch Cappoquin Little SisterMiss Florence Michelson
1962Haywood R HartleyWest Highland White TerrierCh Elfinbrook SimonWishing Well Kennels
1963Virgil D JohnsonSpaniel (English Springer)Ch Wakefield's Black KnightMrs W J S Borie
1964Len CareyWhippetCh Courtenay Fleetfoot of PennyworthPennyworth Kennels
1965Robert A KernsScottish TerrierCh Carmichaels FanfareMr & Mrs Charles C Stalter
1966James A Farrell JrFox Terrier (Wire)Ch Zeloy Mooremaide's MagicMarion G Bunker
1967Percy RobertsScottish TerrierCh Bardene BingoE H Stuart
1968Major B GodsolLakeland TerrierCh Stingray of DerryabahMr & Mrs James A Farrell Jr
1969Louis J MurrSkye TerrierCh Glamoor Good NewsW Goodman & Mrs A Goodman
1970Miss Anna K NicholasBoxerCh Arriba's Prima DonnaDr & Mrs P Pagano & Dr T Fickes
1971Oliver Carley HarrimanSpaniel (English Springer)Ch Chinoe's Adamant JamesMilton E Prickett
1972William W Brainard JrSpaniel (English Springer)Ch Chinoe's Adamant JamesMilton E Prickett
1973Mrs Augustus RiggsPoodle (Standard)Ch Acadia Command PerformanceEdward Jenner & Jo Ann Sering
1974Len CareyPointer (German Shorthaired)Ch Gretchenhof Columbia RiverRichard P Smith
1975Harry T Peters JrOld English SheepdogCh Sir Lancelot of BarvanMr & Mrs R Vanword
1976William W Brainard JrLakeland TerrierCh Jo Ni's Red Baron of CroftonMrs V K Dickson
1977Haworth F HochSealyham TerrierCh Dersade Bobby's GirlPool Forge Kennels
1978Mrs James Edward ClarkYorkshire TerrierCh Cede HigginsBarbara A & Charles W Switzer
1979Henry H StoeckerSpaniel (Irish Water)Ch Oak Tree's IrishtocratMrs Anne E Snelling
1980E Irving EldredgeSiberian HuskyCh Innisfree's Sierra CinnarKathleen Kanzler
1981Langdon L SkardaPugCh Dhandys Favorite WoodchuckRobert A Hauslohner
1982Mrs Robert V LindsayPekingeseCh St Aubrey Dragonora of ElsdonMrs Anne E Snelling
1983Derek G RayneAfghan HoundCh Kabiks The ChallengerChris & Marguerite Terrell
1984Mrs Maynard K DruryNewfoundlandCh Seaward's BlackbeardSeaward Kennels, Reg
1985Elsworth S HowellScottish TerrierCh Braeburn's Close EncounterSonnie & Alan Novick
1986Mrs George John WannerPointerCh Marjetta's National AcclaimMrs A R Robson & Michael Zollo
1987Louis AuslanderGerman Shepherd DogCh Covy Tucker Hill's ManhattanS Braunstein & J Firestone
1988Mrs Michele BillingsPomeranianCh Great Elms Prince Charming, IISkip Piazza & Olga Baker
1989Mrs Bernard FreemanDoberman PinscherCh Royal Tudor's Wild As The WindR & C Vida, B Wilhite, A & S Korp
1990Frank T SabellaPekingeseCh Wendessa Crown PrinceEdward B Jenner
1991Mrs Dorothy WelshPoodle (Standard)Ch Whisperwind On A CarouselDr & Mrs Frederick Hartsock
1992Melbourne T L DowningFox Terrier (Wire)Ch Registry's Lonesome DoveMarion W & Samuel B Lawrence
1993Mrs Barbara F HellerSpaniel (English Springer)Ch Salilyn's CondorD & R Herzig, MD & J Gasow
1994 Walter F GoodmanNorwich TerrierCh Chidley Willum The ConquerorRuth Cooper & Patricia Lussier
1995 Dr Jacklyn E HungerlandScottish TerrierCh Gaelforce Post ScriptDr J Kinnarney & Dr V Huber
1996D Roy HollowaySpaniel (Clumber)Ch Clussexx Country SunriseJudith & Richard Zaleski
1997Mrs Dorothy N CollierStandard SchnauzerCh Parsifal Di Casa NetzerRita Holloway & Gabrio Del Torre
1998Dr N Josephine DeublerNorwich TerrierCh Fairewood FrolicSandina Kennels
1999Mr Edd Embry BivinPapillonCh Loteki Supernatural BeingJohn Oulton
2000Mr Chester F CollierSpaniel (English Springer)Ch Salilyn 'N Erin's ShamelessC Blain, F Sunseri & J Gasow
2001Miss Dorothy M MacDonaldBichon FriseCh Special Times Just Right C Ruggles, E McDonald, F Werneck
2002Mr W Everett Dean JrPoodle (Miniature)Ch Surrey Spice GirlRon L Scott & Barbara Scott
2003Mrs Irene BivinKerry Blue TerrierCh Torums Scarf Michael Marilu Hansen
2004Mr. Burton J. YamadaNewfoundlandCh. Darbydale's All Rise Pouch CovePeggy Helming & Carol Bernard Bergmann
2005Mrs. Lynette SaltzmanPointer (German Shorthaired)Ch Kan-Point's VJK Autumn RosesL & R Stark & C Cronk & V Nunes-Atkinson
2006James G. ReynoldsBull Terrier (Colored)Ch Rocky Top's Sundance KidBarbara Bishop & W F Poole & N Shepherd & R P Pool & Dorothy Cherry
2007Dr. Robert A. IndegliaSpaniel (English Springer)Ch Felicity's Diamond JimTeresa Patton & Allen Patton & R Dehmel & D Hadsall
2008Dr. J. Donald JonesBeagle (15 Inch)Ch K-Run's Park Me In FirstCaroline Dowell & Eddie Dziuk & Jon Woodring & Kathy Weichert
2009Sari Brewster TietjenSpaniel (Sussex)Ch Clussexx Three D Grinchy GleeCecilia Ruggles & Beth Dowd & Scott Sommer
2010Mr. Elliott B. Weiss Scottish TerrierCh Roundtown Mercedes Of MaryscotAmelia Musser
2011Mr. Paolo Dondina Scottish DeerhoundGCH Foxcliffe Hickory WindSally Sweatt & Cecilia L Dove & Dr R Scott Dove
2012Cindy VogelsPekingeseGCH Palacegarden MalachyIris Love & S Middlebrooks & D Fitzpatrick
2013Michael J. DoughertyAffenpinscherGCH Banana Joe V Tani KazariZoila Truesdale & Mieke Cooymans
2014Ms. Betty Regina LeiningerFox Terrier (Wire)GCH Afterall Painting The SkyVictor Malzoni Jr & Torie Steele & S & M Olund & D Ryan



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