When exhibitors, who are also breeders, enter into rat or mouse varieties classes they can enter their animals into breeders group to run for best rat/mouse breeder of the show. Those who win best breeder at each show then also go into the running of Best Breeder of the Year.
Conditions of entering breeders group:
Entry fee for breeders group is $5
Any breeder can enter, not just approved breeders.
To be eligible the animal must be bred intentionally by the breeder and possess their prefix.
Eligible animals can be entered into any category including conformation.
On the day the animals with the 3 highest scores from each breeder (Has the correct prefix and owned by the breeder) will be competing against the other breeders for 1st, 2nd, 3rd and Best breeder awards.