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Events, seminars and surveys

 

Kennel Club Royal Canin Breeder Education

The Kennel Club and Royal Canin are welcoming dog breeders to a stimulating series of educational seminars on health issues, breeding practices and scientific developments which will help breeders and their puppy rearing programmes.

Breed Club 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

6th February 2015

Soft-Coated Wheaten Terrier Club of GB Health & Breeding Seminar

(open to all breeds)

Topics include: Artificial insemination, K9 Whelp Help, and Tellington TTouch

Cost: £15 (light lunch included)

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Hasland Village Hall, Eastwood Park, Hasland

Chesterfield S41 0AY

Judy Creswick

Tel: 01670 512832

Sunday 28th February

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: 0207 908 6380

For more information on eye testing visit: www.bva.co.uk/Canine-Health-Schemes/Eye-Scheme


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 Nick Sutton.

 

Breed and aim of survey

Further Information

Closure Date

Flat Coated Retriever

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

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Flat Coated Retriever

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

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German Wirehaired Pointer 

To collect and collate information from GWP owners and breeders in the UK, to monitor the health status and to ensure that the breed's health and welfare is maintained for future generations

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Kooikerhondje

To collect and collate information from Kooikerhondje owners and breeders in the UK, to monitor the health status and to ensure that the breed's health and welfare is maintained for future generations.

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Norwich Terrier

To investigate and further understand the emerging syndrome known as 'epileptoid cramping' in Norwich Terriers. Aims to define the clinical characterisation and prevalence of the condition.

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Contact Julia Freeman for further information.

This research is being carried out by the Animal Health Trust
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Separation anxiety in dogs

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

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The Irish Setter

To further our understanding of the prevalence and heritability of gastric dilation/torsion (bloat) in the breed

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