Pro Plan Champions Cup
The peak for purebreds
The Purina® Pro Plan® Champions Cup recognizes and rewards excellence in purebred dogs. The year-long program awards points at hundreds of Purina-sponsored all-breed dog shows throughout the United States, with the winning dog earning a cash award and a framed oil portrait.
Results through April, 2015
|GCH CH Lockenhaus' Rumor Has It V Kenlyn||German Shepherd Dog||136 points|
|CH Hitimes What The Inferno||Pomeranian||130 points|
|GCH CH Rainbow Splash's Ruggedly Handsome||Brittany Spaniel||123 points|
|CH Cragsmoor Good Time Charlie||Skye Terrier||101 points|
|GCH CH Mephisto's Speak Of The Devil||Boxer||84 points|
|GCH CH Sporting Field's Shameless||Whippet||82 points|
|CH Hallmark Jolei Rocket Power||Shih Tzu||80 points|
|GCH CH Stargaze'R 'N Wingfield Wait Wait Don'T Tell||English Setter||79 points|
|GCH CH Pequest General Tso||Pekingese||58 points|
|GCH CH Sandpiper's Let Freedom Ring||Golden Retriever||54 points|
Celebrating top of the class performance in the sport of canine purebreds, the Pro Plan® Champions Cup will reward the winner of this year’s cup with a keepsake Pro Plan Champions Silver Cup; Ten Thousand Dollar ($10,000) cash award; and one framed oil portrait of the winning dog.
The series runs throughout the year with points being awarded at approximately 214 all-breed dog shows throughout the U.S.
The Pro Plan® Champions Cup was introduced 13 years ago to honor those who promote excellence in the sport of purebred dogs through conformation dog shows and to support the dog fancy, Ann Vikulnd, Purina Director of Breeder-Enthusiast Marketing. “We are very excited to expand to a yearlong program that includes all Purina-sponsored all-breed dog shows.”
At the end of 2015, points will be tabulated based on the following:
- Best in Show, 5 points (in addition to the 4 points for the Group One)
- Group One, 4 points;
- Group Two, 3 points;
- Group Three, 2 points;
- Group Four, 1 point.
The dog earning the most points will win a (1) a keepsake Pro Plan Champions Silver Cup; (2) a Ten Thousand Dollar ($10,000) cash award; and (3) One framed oil portrait of the winning dog. Cash prizes will also be awarded to the second ($5,000), third ($2,500), and fourth ($1,250) place winners.
Champions Cup Events
Keep your eye on the prize
Purina® Pro Plan® Champions Cup events are open to dogs entered in specific Purina-sponsored all-breed dog shows held during a specific program period.
Take a look at history
Remember past Purina® Pro Plan® Champions Cup winners in our special gallery of photos.
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