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Health    26 May 2017 13:44
New Pilot Heart Scheme For Cavaliers Being Developed

A pilot for a new heart scheme for Cavalier King Charles Spaniels is being developed by the Kennel Club and veterinary cardiologists in conjunction with Cavalier breed clubs. Read more.

Health    02 May 2017 12:14
New DNA Testing Scheme For Hungarian Wirehaired Vizslas

The Kennel Club has approved a new official DNA testing scheme for hyperuricosuria (HUU) in Hungarian Wirehaired Vizslas. Learn more.

Health    17 March 2017 09:10
New DNA Testing Schemes for Portuguese Water Dogs, Rottweilers and Swedish Vallhunds

The Kennel Club has approved three new official DNA testing schemes for Portuguese Water Dogs, Rottweilers and Swedish Vallhunds. Learn more.

Health    07 February 2017 09:05
Kennel Club Supports International Genetic Testing Initiative

The International Partnership for Dogs (IPFD) has announced an initiative called the ‘Harmonization of Genetic Testing for Dogs’, to support the appropriate selection and use of DNA testing in dog health and breeding decisions. Learn more.

Health    24 January 2017 16:45
New DNA Testing Scheme for the Miniature Schnauzer

The Kennel Club has approved a new official DNA testing scheme for Mycobacterium Avium Complex (MAC) in the Miniature Schnauzer. Read more.

Health    29 November 2016 16:01
Give A Dog A Genome – First Samples Sent For Sequencing

The first eleven DNA samples of the AHT’s pioneering Give a Dog a Genome project have been sent for whole genome sequencing. Click to learn more.

Health    15 November 2016 15:55
Cavalier Heart Scheme Proven To Improve Health Approved By Kennel Club

The Kennel Club is working with the University of Copenhagen and the Danish Kennel Club on an approved and new health testing programme for myxomatous mitral valve disease in the Cavalier King Charles Spaniel, which will help to dramatically improve heart health. Click to learn more.

Health    04 November 2016 10:10
New DNA Testing Scheme For Cocker Spaniels

The Kennel Club has approved a new official DNA testing scheme for Adult Onset Neuropathy (AON) in the Cocker Spaniel. Click to learn more.

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