The purpose is to draw attention to and to reward the most important component in our sport, THE BREEDER! It is intended that this award will bring a renewed interest and competitiveness to this most important class.
To be awarded to the Breeder/s of Record who is/are a Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier Club of America, Inc. (SCWTCA) in good standing at the time of the win and who accumulates the most points from the Bred-By Exhibitor class (dogs and bitches) over the National Specialty Weekend or the Roving National Specialty Weekend, under the following criteria:
- Eligible shows will be the two shows before and including the national if it is held on the Sunday of the weekend. If the national is on a Saturday, the show before and following the national will be included. If the national is on a Friday, the two shows following will be included in the tally.
- Points will be awarded to the Breeder/s of Record of the winners in the Bred-By Exhibitor class (dogs and bitches) in the following manner:
- 1st place – 4 points
- 2nd place – 3 points
- 3rd place – 2 points
- 4th place – 1 point
- If a Bred-By Exhibitor Group is offered that day, additional points will be awarded in the same fashion as the classes.
- The highest total for the three days wins the award. In the case of a tie, additional weight of 1 point will be given to the higher average placement of the dog/bitch.