AFRMA

American Fancy Rat & Mouse Association

AFRMA Breeder of the Year Award

Becoming AFRMA Best Breeder of the Year


Best Breeder Perpetual Award to run from the Annual Show in January to the November show each year with the award given at the Annual Meeting in December.

  1. Best Breeder of the Year will be awarded to the rat and mouse breeder who excels in breeding rats or mice for the betterment of their species. The points are based on number of points accumulated during the year from breeding/show classes, not pet classes and will include Non-Regular Classes—Best English, B. Kitten, B. Breeder’s Group, B. Brood Doe, B. Progeny, and B. Stud Buck only, and will not include Pet, Unstandardized, Unstandardized Breeder, American Mouse, Most Matched Pair (MMP), or Youth.
    1. A winning rat or mouse will be awarded 1 point for a Section win, 1 point for Variety win, 1 point for BIS win, for a maximum of 3 points awarded per animal/breeder.
    2. Any designated Non-Regular class winner will get 1 point.
    3. No disqualified, eliminated, or NA animals will be included towards points.
  2. A rosette ribbon to commemorate Best Breeder of the Year will be issued to the winner by the Secretary-Treasurer.
  3. Membership in AFRMA is required in order to be eligible to compete for and win this award.
    [Amended June 30, 2012]

Go to Breeder Mouse

“Year of the Rat”
AFRMA Best Rat Breeder of the Year
Donated in memory of Leo Braun


The Best Rat Breeder Award

Year Won Breeder Points
2008 Bii=Bii Rattery/Mayumi Anderson
2008 Rat Breeder of the Year Winner
17
2009 HGLR=Happy Go Lucky Rattery/Connie & Ken Van Doren 25
2010 HGLR=Happy Go Lucky Rattery/Connie & Ken Van Doren
2010 Rat Breeder of the Year Winner
21
2011 RRR=Ratty Rat Rattery/Kimberly Millspaugh & Dustin Cheek
2011 Rat Breeder of the Year Winner
13
2012 Bii=Bii Rattery/Mayumi Anderson 7
2013 RRR=Ratty Rat Rattery/Kimberly Millspaugh & Dustin Cheek 13
2014 JRPR=Jozzy’s Rat Pack Rattery/Jozzette & Michael Hagemann
2014 Rat Breeder of the Year Winner
5
2015 KK=Karen’s Kritters/Karen Robbins
7
2016 MBLU=Misty Blue Rattery/Jeannine Porter
8

2016 Shows No. Points Earned
1-30-16 Annual Fancy Show & Pet Show  
JRPR=Jozzy’s Rat Pack Rattery/Jozzette Hagemann 6
MBLU=Misty Blue Rattery/Jeannine Porter 2
BWR=Black Wolf Rattery/Nicole Housel 1
4-9-16 Spring Fancy Show & Pet Show  
JRPR=Jozzy’s Rat Pack Rattery/Jozzette Hagemann 1
BWR=Black Wolf Rattery/Nicole Housel 1
6-25-16 Summer Fancy Show & Pet Show  
MBLU=Misty Blue Rattery/Jeannine Porter 6
BWR=Black Wolf Rattery/Nicole Housel 3
PCR=Pacific Coast Rattery/Nikki Kimura 2
10-29-16 Fall Fancy Show & Pet Show  
no entries  
2016 Totals No. Points Earned
BWR=Black Wolf Rattery/Nicole Housel 5
JRPR=Jozzy’s Rat Pack Rattery/Jozzette Hagemann 7
MBLU=Misty Blue Rattery/Jeannine Porter 8
PCR=Pacific Coast Rattery/Nikki Kimura 2

“Year of the Mouse”
AFRMA Best Mouse Breeder of the Year
Donated in memory of Wanda Wilson


The Best Mouse Breeder Award

Year Won Breeder Points
2008 KK=Karen’s Kritters/Karen Robbins 29
2009 KK=Karen’s Kritters/Karen Robbins 17
2010 KK=Karen’s Kritters/Karen Robbins 28
2011 KK=Karen’s Kritters/Karen Robbins 33
2012 KK=Karen’s Kritters/Karen Robbins 31
2013 KK=Karen’s Kritters/Karen Robbins 10
2014 KK=Karen’s Kritters/Karen Robbins 12
2015 KK=Karen’s Kritters/Karen Robbins 10
2016 KK=Karen’s Kritters/Karen Robbins 23

2016 Shows No. Points Earned
1-30-16 Annual Fancy Show & Pet Show  
KK=Karen’s Kritters/Karen Robbins 12
4-9-16 Spring Fancy Show & Pet Show  
no mice shown  
6-25-16 Summer Fancy Show & Pet Show  
no mice shown  
10-29-16 Fall Fancy Show & Pet Show  
KK=Karen’s Kritters/Karen Robbins 11
2016 Totals No. Points Earned
KK=Karen’s Kritters/Karen Robbins 23

Updated October 31, 2016