World Cup Grooming Games

This premier grooming event will take place on Friday and Saturday, when the nation’s best groomers vie for the top positions. Beginner to expert skills will be tested in this world class event.

Huge prize money is being offered in all levels of competition at New England Grooming Show. Contest sponsors are Electric Cleaner Company, and Groomer to Groomer. Each tournament features combined classes and levels of skill. Classes offered are Poodle; All Other Purebreds; Wire Coated Breed; and Sporting & Salon Freestyle.

The contest will be broken into five tournaments, each offering prize money and trophies. Three levels of competition skills will be offered in each tournament.

2017 Best In Show Winner

Dog Bathing and Drying

The Best-In-Show mobile trailer will be available at the show. It is equipped with 2 tubs, 5 hydraulic tables, 5 heat stand dryers, 5 forced air dryers, and 2 Hydro Surge bathers.

Contest Schedule

Friday
6:30 - 7:00pm Judges Meeting
7 - 8pm Contestant Meeting
Saturday Morning
8:00am Sporting and Salon Freestyle Tournament Check In
9:00am Sporting and Salon Freestyle Tournament Start
12:00pm Sporting and Salon Freestyle Tournament Awards
Saturday Afternoon
1:00pm Electric Cleaner Company All Other Purebreds Tournament Check In
2:00pm Electric Cleaner Company All Other Purebreds Tournament Start
5:00pm Electric Cleaner Company All Other Purebreds Tournament Awards
Sunday Morning
8:00am Wire Coated Breed Tournament Check In
8:30am Wire Coated BreedTournament Start
11:30pm Wire Coated Breed Tournament Awards
Sunday Afternoon
12:00pm Poodle Tournament Check In
1:00pm Poodle Tournament Start
3:45 - 4:00pm NEPGP Awards
4:00pm Poodle Tournament Awards
4:00pm Best In Show Judging
4:30pm Best In Show Awards

Contestant Prize List

Best In Show Champion

$1,200

Best In Group

Place Prize
1st Place 1 Free Contest Entry at Groom Expo in Hershey, PA and a Trophy
2nd Place 1 Free Contest Entry at Groom Expo in Hershey, PA and a Trophy
3rd Place 1 Free Contest Entry at Groom Expo in Hershey, PA and a Trophy

Breed Classes

Level Place Prize
Open 1st Place $300
2nd Place $150
3rd Place $75
Intermediate 1st Place $100
2nd Place $50
3rd Place $25
Entry 1st Place $75 Barkleigh Gift Certificate
2nd Place $50 Barkleigh Gift Certificate
3rd Place $25 Barkleigh Gift Certificate