1.To participate in the TOP 12 competition, the dog owner must be a member of the Bichon Club.For new members the points can start being collected from the date the owner joins the Club.Current members who wish to compete in the Club TOP 12 competition have to pay their membership fees for the current year until the 30th of march, otherwise only the results achieved after renewing their membership will be counted (as based on the decision of the BK Club Board from January 2014.)
2.For the competition in 2019,you can start collecting points through shows from the 21st of September 2018 till the 22th of September 2019.The number and kind of show as their location is not limited.The declaration Ceremony of the BK Top 12 will be held at the 13th specialty show on the 22th of November 2019.
3.The results are to be collected,put into the point chart and sent to firstname.lastname@example.org no later than the 6th of October 2019.
4.The dog can compete for titles in multiple age groups at the same time (baby,puppy,junior…), but the results and subsequent points of a single age group can only be used in that particular age group and are not added together in the end
5.Out of all the applicants (no matter their age group) the most successful show male and female will be selected.
6.We have removed the option to send copies of critique lists and cards, but there is a possibility in which the Top 12 Comission can afterwards randomly choose some results for which extra documentation will be needed.
HERE you can download the table for results
Based on the received results, the points are added together and winners of the following titles will be selected:
BEST SHOW DOG OF THE YEAR (1. - 5. Place)
BEST JUNIOR OF THE YEAR (1. - 3. Place)
BEST VETERAN OF THE YEAR (1.Place)
BEST PUPPY OF THE YEAR (1. - 2. Place)
BEST BABY OF THE YEAR (1.Place)
BEST BABY / PUPPY OF THE YEAR
BEST JUNIOR OF THE YEAR
BEST SHOW DOG OF THE YEAR
BEST VETERAN OF THE YEAR
*Best Baby, Puppy, Junior and Veteran in the breed – elected in the breed ring between male and female dogs – is not always necessary and does not happen in all countries
Points for all titles obtained at the European Dog Show will be doubled (x2).
Points for all titles obtained at the World Dog Show will be tripled (x3).