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The Kennel Club Academy

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Breed Club and Vet Practice Health Seminars

The Kennel Club would like to invite Breed Clubs and veterinary practices to advertise up-coming Health-related seminars. To submit an advertisement, please include: date, seminar title and description, venue details, costs, and contact information. If you wish to submit any information regarding an upcoming seminar, please fill in this form and email it to Bonnie Abhayaratne.

Date

Seminar Title and Description

Venue

Contact

Sunday 26th June 2016

Flatcoated Retriever Society Health Seminar

Topics include: The Red Eye, Acupuncture and Pain Management, Balanced Breeding Decisions and An Update on Breed Specific Cancer Research.

Cost: Free for Society Members; £20 for Non-members

(buffet lunch included)

Click here for more info

The Kennel Club Building, Stoneleigh Park, Warwickshire, CV8 2LZ



To book your place or for further information, please contact Liz Branscombe.

Health Testing Clinics 

Health Testing Clinics offer health screening or DNA testing at an event organised by breed clubs and veterinary associations. To submit any information regarding an upcoming health testing clinic, please contact Bonnie Abhayaratne.

Date

Seminar Title and Description

Venue

Contact

Sunday 5th June 2016

BVA/KC/ISDS Eye Testing Clinic


Eye panellist: James Oliver


Homefield Road Veterinary Surgery, Homefield Road, Haverhill, Suffolk CB9 8QP

To book phone Sandra or Emily (British Veterinary Association)

Tel: 02079086380

For more information on eye testing visit:

www.bva.co.uk/Canine-Health-Schemes/Eye-Scheme


Sunday 19th June 2016

Eye and heart testing clinic (Field Spaniel Society)

Open to all breeds

Eye panellist: Prof. Peter Bedford

Cardiologist: David Fisher

Cost: £42 for eye testing; £20 for heart testing (reduced rates for Field Spaniels)

Heart testing is only available until 1pm.

Norton Parish Hall, Wadborough Road, Norton, Worcester

To book you place, please contact Jill Holgate.

Tel: 01282865705

For more information on BVA/KC eye testing, click here.

For more information on the breed club heart testing, click here.

Sunday 10th July 2016

BVA/KC/ISDS Eye Testing Clinic

Eye panellist: James Oliver

Grove Veterinary Group, Fakenham Surgery, Grove House, Holt Road, Fakenham, Norfolk NR21 8JG

To book phone Sandra or Emily (British Veterinary Association)

Tel: 02079086380

For more information on eye testing visit:

www.bva.co.uk/Canine-Health-Schemes/Eye-Scheme

Sunday 17th July 2016

BVA/KC/ISDS Eye Testing Clinic at the Wheaten Fun Day South (Soft-Coated Wheaten Terrier Club of Great Britain)

Open to all breeds

Eye panellist: Prof. Peter Bedford

Cost: £38 for Club Members; £42 for Non-members

Please bring your dog's Kennel Club registration certificate plus its microchip number registration on the day.

Steventon Village Hall, OX13 6RR

To book a place, you can contact Alison Fallon or send your booking to:

1 Tolpuddle Way,
Yateley,
Hants GU46 6BH

Alternatively, you can book via the Club's online shop on www.wheaten.org.uk.

For more information on eye testing visit:

www.bva.co.uk/Canine-Health-Schemes/Eye-Scheme

Saturday 1st October 2016

Eye testing clinic (Akita Association)

Open to all breeds

Eye panellist: Prof. Peter Bedford

Wednesbury Leisure Centre, High Bullen, West Midlands WS10 7HP

To book you place, please contact Mrs R Wright
Tel: 01704225676

For more information on BVA/KC eye testing, click here.



Breed Club Health Surveys

Breed Health Surveys which are designed to give a strong representation of the health and temperament of a particular breed. These surveys provide significant data that can be used, if required, by researchers focusing on canine health issues. To submit any information regarding an upcoming health survey, please fill in this form and email it to Bonnie Abhayaratne.

Breed and aim of survey

Further Information

Closure Date

Catalan Sheepdog

To look at the overall health of the Catalan Sheepdog and collect information that will help improve knowledge on prevalence of any existing conditions and identify any potential emerging issues, in order to improve our dogs' health and welfare for future generations.

Click here for survey.

For further information please contact Debbie Hansford

4th May 2016

Flat Coated Retriever

To record data about the causes of deaths in Flat Coated Retrievers.

Click here On-going study

Flat Coated Retriever

Group study (long term project) - an annual survey to follow the life of Flat Coated Retrievers

Click here On-going study

Separation anxiety in dogs

To improve our understanding of dog behaviour in their owner's absence

Click here N/A
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