Bred-By Exhibitor Award
These conformation awards are presented to each member-owned Norwich Terrier dog & bitch earning all his/her championship points from the Bred-By Exhibitor class.
High Rising Award — Norwich Bitch
This trophy is named in honor of early American prick ear breeders, Mr. & Mrs. Grant Dickson Green, whom many homebred Norwich champions included the influential Ch. High Rising Hardy Perennial, twice Best of Breed at early Norwich Terrier Club Specialties. (See Norwich Terriers USA 1936-1966, pages 64-65).
John Paul Jones Award — Norwich Dog
This trophy is named in honor of influential prick ear sire, Ch John Paul Jones of Groton JPJ. Bred by Mrs. John C. Winthrop (later Mrs. A. C. Randolph) in 1943. JPJ was owned by Norwich Terrier Club President (1955-1960 Mr. Alden Blodget and his wife, Cornelia Otis Skinner. Blind in one eye from a hunting accident, JPJ won Best of Breed at Westminster in 1946 and was the first post-World War II American-bred Norwich champion. He lived to the ripe, old age of 18. (see Norwich Terrier USA 1936-1966 pages 17,28)
Register of Merit
Awarded to top producing Norwich Terriers:
- Sires must produce eight (8) champions of record.
- Dams must produce five (5) champions of record.
- Sire or dam must be owned by a member of NTCA .
- Sire or dam need NOT be alive at the time of the award.
River Bend Obedience Award
Awarded to the NTCA member-owned Norwich Terrier with the most points during the year (based on scores), who does not already have a UD or UDX.
Double Q Plus Agility Award
Awarded to the Top Agility Team based on Double Q’s and speed points.
Neversink Tracking Award
Awarded to any Norwich Terrier who earns a Tracking Title.