Breed Information Centre

Welcome to the Kennel Club's Breed Information Centre


The Breed Information Centre includes all recommended health tests, breed club contacts, Kennel Club Assured Breeders, breed standards and breed rescues.

Health Information

The Kennel Club considers Screening to be an important factor before breeding your dog or purchasing a puppy, in order to assist in the prevention and control of some health issues.

In the Centre you will find the most up to date information about dog health scheme recommendations for your breed.

For more in-depth information on specific dog health requirements and schemes visit our main website

If you have any Health related questions concerning a particular breed, we recommend you to contact a Breed Health Coordinator by completing this form.

Veterinary Practices Area

This section of the Kennel Club website outlines the contents of the Veterinary Practice Guide to Dog Health plus information, services and free advice applicable for veterinary practices.

Full Breed List

Select a name for more information.

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