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Top Producers Merit Program

 

Register of Merit (R.O.M.)

  • Dogs: Sire at least ten (10) champion get
  • Bitches: Produce at least four (4) champions

Register of Merit Excellent (R.O.M.X.)

  • Dogs: Sire at least ten (10 ) champion get.
  • At least two (2) of these champions have achieved one of the qualitative requirements.
  • Bitches: Produce at least four (4) champions.
  • At least one (1) of these champions have achieved one of the qualitative requirements.

Register of Merit Outstanding (R.O.M.O.)

  • Dogs: Sire at least twenty (20) champion get.
  • At least four (4) of these champions have achieved one of the qualitative requirements.
  • Bitches: Produce at least eight (8) champions.
  • At least two (2) of these champions have achieved one of the qualitative requirements.

Quantitative Requirements

  • Champions are considered to be A.K.C. confirmed conformation, field and obedience titles.
  • An individual dog may only count as one champion, even if a multiple title holder.

Qualitative Requirements

  • Group 1 at A.K.C. All-Breed Show.
  • B.V., B.B., or B.O.S.- B at a Specialty Show.
  • W.D., W.B., B.V., B.O.S. at DCA Host Specialty Show.
  • W.D., W.B., B.V., B.O.S., Award of Merit at DCA.
  • Absolute winner of a field trial.
  • High in Trial at A.K.C. All-Breed Obedience Trial.