Stars/Trophies

Stars & Trophies

Each year the Movers and Shakers recognize members of the club who either contribute to the club or working in team with their Portuguese Water Dog achieve titles in various venues or win trophies in Water Trials.

Star Awards - Engraved Holiday ornaments are given at the Annual Holiday Gathering for members with titlists (in any venue) over the year.

The Paul Johnson Memorial Trophy is awarded for the first member to win a breed championship in the year handling their own dog. 

The Member of the Year Trophy acknowledges a member(s) who has contributed extraordinary service, time and talents to the operations of the club.

Memorial perpetual trophies are awarded at the Southern Splash Water Trial Each Year:

o   Flebotte Trophy – first Club member team (handler/dog) in the year to earn an Apprentice water title at the M&S Trial.

o   Lua’s Working Water Dog Challenge Trophy - first Club member team (handler/dog) in the year to earn a Working water title at the M&S Trial.

o   Lady-Go-Diver Trophy - first Club member team (handler/dog) in the year to earn a Courier water title at the M&S Trial.

In addition, the club awards 

  • Rosettes, ribbons and prizes for the annual supported entry winnersv Rosettes, ribbons and prizes for the annual supported entry winners (conformation and performance events).
  • Rosettes and prizes for our water trial titlists, qualifiers and participants.
  • A Donation to the PWDCA National Specialty silent auction which supports PWD rescue.
  • A Donation to the PWDCA National Specialty theme basket raffle which supports PWD health-related issues.

None of this would be possible without the generous support and contributions from our members. 

The MOVERS & SHAKERS PWDC of the Carolinas would like to take this opportunity to acknowledge the generosity of our 2013 trophy donation fund contributors

Judith and James Allen

Marcia Bingham

John Brock

Bonnie Bryan

Fredric & Margaret Burton

Diann Browning

Sandy Christy

Kathy Clark

Pam Cuda

David & Gail Diehl

Karen Douglas

Clint Eastham

Jill Flebotte

Sandra Foster & Vincent Chianese

Linda M. Fowler

Gayle Green

Cindy Gregory

Lou Guthrie

Roxanne Hunter

Morgan Jennings

Mary Beth Johnson

Kara Kolster

Karen & Randy Latham

Candace Lawhorne

Becky & Josh Lord

Margaret Martin

Martha Martin & Gary Stern

Toni & Harry McHugh

Shirley Mckee

Sandy Melson

Lynn Melton

Beth & Fred Mercier

Jan Mosher

Louise Mowbray

Marlene & Ron Nicewander

William Penfield

Judy Percival

Connie & David Rego

Cindi Robusto

Skip & Lorna Roush

Janet & Kenneth Slagle

Susan Schneider & Christian Lysholm

LeAnne Schottle

Mary Sparks

Vicki Storrs

Ronnette Taylor-Kruger

Ken Taft

Catherine Tinaglia

Nancy Vencill

Elizabeth Volz & Colin Rogers

Jennifer & Pete Wenk

Cristi Wetherholt

Jerry Wolcoveick

Mary Ann Wyatt