All Michigan Brittany Club members
are encouraged to submit their dogs for consideration of the
2013 Dog of the Year in the following categories:
Open All Age
Amateur All Age
Open Gun Dog
Best of Opposite Sex
Juvenile Show Dog
Juvenile Field Dog
Winners will be featured in
a full page tribute in the American Brittany Club magazine.
Cut off date for submitting entries is: March 1, 2014
Entries must be submitted in writing/email
1710 Dunhill Dr.
Wins/Points will be
tabulated on a calendar year basis from
January 1, 2013 through December 31, 2013 based on the date of the
event. All claims to points must be
verifiable by the AKC Gazette, American Field or the ABC. In counting points, count number of dogs
All Age/Gun Dog/Juvenile
Field: A minimum of 50 dogs defeated is
required to win. All placements awarded
points based on number of dogs defeated.
Points are awarded for placements at AKC trials, American Field trials, Classics,
Championships and Futurities on the following basis:
1 Hour Stakes:
1st Place - 10 points (for each dog defeated)
2nd Place - 6 points (for each dog defeated)
3rd Place - 4 points (for each dog defeated)
4th Place - 2 points (for each dog defeated)
1/2 Hour Stakes (or shorter for Juvenile Field Dogs)
1st Place - 5 points (for each dog defeated)
2nd Place - 3 points (for each dog defeated)
3rd Place - 2 points (for each dog defeated)
4th Place - 1 point (for each dog defeated)
Show: A minimum of 30 dogs defeated is required to
win. BOB, BOS, WD, WB, BOW and Group
placements are awarded points based upon number of dogs defeated in AKC shows
and futurities only. Five bonus points
will be awarded for National BOB and also BOB at the Futurities.
Dual Dog: A minimum of 20 show dogs defeated and 50 field dogs defeated in at least one field category are required to win.
If there is more than one dog eligible, the award will be given to the
dog with the greatest cumulative total.
Obedience Scores Points Obedience Placement Points
8 - 1st
7 - 2nd
3rd Place -
4th Place -
185-189.5 - 4 - High in Trial - 8
180-184.5 - 3
175-179.5 - 2
170-174.5 - 1
Master Hunter: Dog must have received its
Master Hunter title during the calendar year.
All Master Hunter dogs will be recognized.
Please let Judy know also if you have put any AKC Field, AKC Show, Obedience or American Field Title
on your dog during the year. New Junior and Senior Hunting dogs will also be recognized
in the American Brittany ad as MBC “New Title Holders”.