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The sixth International Canine Health Awards took place on 22nd May 2018 at the Kennel Club in London where some of the world’s finest researchers and scientists whose work has had a positive impact on the health and wellbeing of dogs were celebrated.

Nominations for the 2019 Awards, which are run by the Kennel Club Charitable Trust and include substantial cash prizes donated by Vernon and Shirley Hill of Metro Bank to go towards new or continued research will open later this year.

Previous Winners
The International Canine Health Awards have seen some incredible winners over the years. Find out more about some of our past winners and the outstanding work and research they have carried out to improve canine health.
Our Sponsor
The International Canine Health Awards are underwritten by a major gift from Vernon and Shirley Hill, Founders of Metro Bank and administrated by the Kennel Club. Find out more about Metro Bank and how they support the awards.
The Kennel Club Charitable Trust
The KCCT funds a wide variety of work ranging from research into canine diseases, dog welfare organisations and the promotion of support dogs, all of which give dogs a healthier, happier life. Click here to find out more
Contact & Press
If you would like to get in touch with the Kennel Club press team to discuss the International Canine Health Awards or request a quote from a spokesperson please click here.

The four categories for the International Canine Health Awards are: