Top Dog New Zealand Pointscore for 2019 to be run by Top Dog Media. 

The Pointscore will be called the Top Dog New Zealand Pointscore.
This Pointscore will discover the Top Dog New Zealand* by running the point score on both Islands of New Zealand.
The Pointscore will run from the1st of January 2019 to the 31st of December 2019.
Eligible shows for the Pointscore will include every All Breeds Championship Show, Group Championship show or Specialty Championship show held during the above period.
The Pointscore will have points allocated for the following wins;

The above points are to be halved for shows under 400, and doubled for shows over 800 (with the exception of the Breed Tournament). Contestants need to specify the size of the show when submitting points.

In addition to the Top Dog New Zealand Pointscore, there will be a Top Puppy New Zealand Pointscore.
The qualifying period and eligible shows for the Top Puppy Pointscore will be the same as for the Top Dog Pointscore.
The Pointscore will have points allocated for the following wins;
Baby, Minor, Puppy, or Junior of Breed         10 points
Baby, Minor, Puppy, or Junior in Group         20 points
Baby, Minor, Puppy, or Junior in Show          50 points
The above points are to be halved for shows under 400, and doubled for shows over 800.

In the event of a tie, the dog with the most Class in Shows will be the winner, if still a tie, then the dog with the most class in groups will be the winner.

Final points must be submitted by January 5, 2019. 

In the event of a competitor moving Islands during both Pointscores, the Island where it spent the most amount of time will be the Island deemed to be represented.

The decision of the Directors of Top Dog Media Pty Ltd is final in all matters pertaining to the Top Dog New Zealand Pointscore.

*Top Dog New Zealand Pointscore