The Westminster Kennel Club Show by the numbers

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Best In Show Awards By Breed (1907-2016)

14 Wire Fox Terrier

Best In Show Awards By Group (top winners)

20 SPORTING

6 English Springer Spaniel

15 WORKING

4 Boxer, Doberman Pinscher

46 TERRIER

14 Wire Fox Terrier

11 TOY

4 Pekingese

10 NON-SPORTING

4 Poodle (Standard)

(1) Herding

1 German Shepherd Dog

Best In Show Awards By Sex Of The Dog

Dog: 71 (most recent: 2016)

Bitch: 38 (most recent: 2015)

Oldest Dogs To Win Best In Show:

YEAR

BREED

AGE

2009

Sussex Spaniel

10 years, 2 months, 10 days

1999

Papillon

8 years, 1 month, 10 days

1987

German Shepherd Dog

7 years, 9 months, 6 days

2003

Kerry Blue Terrier

6 years, 8 months, 13 days

2007

English Springer Spaniel

6 years, 8 months, 4 days

1946

Wire Fox Terrier

6 years, 5 months, 27 days

1985

Scottish Terrier

6 years, 3 months, 21 days

2006

Bull Terrier (Colored)

5 years, 10 months, 6 days

1997

Standard Schnauzer

5 years, 9 months, 28 days

1941

Cocker Spaniel (Black)

5 years, 9 months, 8 days

1920

Wire Fox Terrier

5 years, 8 months, 30 days

Youngest Dogs To Win Best In Show

YEAR

BREED

AGE

1929

Collie (Rough)

9 months exactly

1938

English Setter

10 months, 25 days

1918

Bull Terrier (White)

1 year, 6 months, 1 day

1922

Airedale Terrier

1 year, 7 months, 4 days

1907

Smooth Fox Terrier

1 year, 8 months, 5 days

1933

Airedale Terrier

1 year, 9 months

1930

Wire Fox Terrier

1 year, 9 months, 10 days

1948

Bedlington Terrier

1 year, 11 months, 6 days

1951

Boxer

1 year, 11 months, 26 days

1973

Poodle (Standard)

2 years, 0 months, 10 days

Multiple Best In Show Wins:

DOGS:

1907

1908

1909

Smooth Fox Terrier

Ch. Warren Remedy

1915

1916

Wire Fox Terrier

Ch. Matford Vic

1917

1920

Wire Fox Terrier

Ch. Conejo Wycollar Boy

1930

1931

Wire Fox Terrier

Ch. Pendley Calling of Blarney

1940

1941

Cocker Spaniel (Black)

Ch. My Own Brucie

1952

1953

Doberman Pinscher

Ch. Rancho Dobe’s Storm

1971

1972

English Springer Spaniel

Ch. Chinoe’s Adamant James

Information from http://www.westminsterkennelclub.org/bis-records/

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