Queensland Working Cattle Dog 
Trial Association Inc.

Queensland Novice Champion 2016 McNamaras Scotty - Widgee 2016

Dog of the Year (DOTY)

Queensland Dog of the Year points accumulate for placings from 1st to 6th in the Open and Novice at all affiliated trials.  The Dog of the Year competitions runs from 1st July to 30th June each year.  Before 2013/14, the competition ran from 1st June to 31st May each year.  


Progressive Dog of the Year points are updated after each Queensland affiliated trial and are available on our Trial Results Page.

Dog of the Year Results

Select the year of interest below to view the placings and working dog pedigrees:

Australian Dog of the Year

An accumulation of points for working dogs competing in both NSW and QLD trials:

2018 - Robert Johnston - Shady Acres Tania


2017 - Robert Johnston - Shady Acres Jimmy


2016 - Robert Johnston - Shady Acres Jimmy


2015 - Jamie Sturrock - Swan Spud 


2014 - Ben Gould - Riverside Jake 

2013 - Robert Johnston - Shady Acres Pattie 


2012 - Paul Wroe - Natel Ruby 


2011 - Jamie Sturrock - Swan Spud


2010 - Paul Wroe - Sweetmillar Gary


2009 - Dick Chapman - Dunbible Creek Nugget