Events, seminars and surveys

The Kennel Club Academy

This FREE dog breeding resource provides a range of films that cover topics on pre-breeding considerations, from basic considerations like adjustments to your home and lifestyle to how to use DNA tests and what you need to know about health conditions and inheritance. Join now for access for our free learning resources.

Canine Health Week 2017

Canine Health Week is an annual initiative to highlight resources, research and information to help make a difference to dog health. This year Canine Health Week highlights the most common health issues affecting dogs.

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 Hannah James (hannah.james@thekennelclub.org.uk).

       

Date

Seminar Title and Description

Venue

Contact

03/02/2018

Animal Health Trust Norwegian Buhund Day

Topics include: Cerebellar Ataxia Genetic Research, Hereditary Cataracts and The Give a Dog a Genome Project.

Opportunity to buy a discounted DNA test for cerebellar ataxia

Cost: Free (lunch included)

Click here for more info

Animal Health Trust
Lanwades Park
Kentford
Newmarket
Suffolk
CB8 7UU

To book your place, please email: breedhealthday@aht.org.uk

08/04/2018

Topical Issues in Canine Vaccination- Canine Herpes and Leptospirosis

With Dr Janet Winter, Veterinary Advisor, Boehringer Inngelheim Animal Health.

Cost = £10

ALL BREEDS WELCOME

Stoneleigh Village Hall
Stoneleigh Village
Coventry
CV8 3DG

To book your place or for any queries, please contact Kathryne Wrigley.

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 Hannah James (hannah.james@thekennelclub.org.uk). 

Date of Clinic Clinic Holder and Eye Panellists Venue Contact Details 
February
Fri 9th Feb Animal Health Centre
Lorna Newman 
Shrewsbury 01743 369999
Thurs 1st Feb Cayton Vet Surgery
Peter Bedford
St Albans 01727 852667
Thurs 22nd Feb St Albans 01727 852667
Wed 7th Feb Crossroads Vets
Ken Fraser
High Wycombe 01494 459095
Wed 14th Feb High Wycombe 01494 459095
Wed 21st Feb High Wycombe 01494 459095
Wed 28th Feb High Wycombe 01494 459095
Thurs 1st Feb Eye Vet Clinic
Christine Heinrich, Rachael Grundon, John Mould
Langstone 01568 616616
Tues 6th Feb Kenilworth 01568 616616
Wed 7th Feb Wolverhampton 01568 616616
Thurs 8th Feb Swansea 01568 616616
Tues 13th Feb Bridgend 01568 616616
Tues 13th Feb Chipping Norton 01568 616616
Wed 14th Feb Cardiff 01568 616616
Thurs 15th Feb Langstone 01568 616616
Tues 20th Feb Churchdown 01568 616616
Tues 20th Feb Kenilworth 01568 616616
Thurs 22nd Feb Swansea 01568 616616
Tues 27th Feb Chipping Norton 01568 616616
Tues 27th Feb Bridgend 01568 616616
Thurs 1st Feb Hamish Cormie Bridgend 07813 197222
Thurs 8th Feb Cardiff 07813 197222
Thurs 8th Feb Portishead 07813 197222
Wed 14th Feb Carmarthen 07813 197222
Thurs 22nd Feb Cwmbran 07813 197222
Thurs 22nd Feb Bristol 07813 197222
Thurs 22nd Feb Heathfield Vets
Sally Turner
East Sussex 01435 864422
Mon 5th Feb Highcroft Vet Referrals
Jim Carter
Bristol 01275 838473
Mon 12th Feb Bristol 01275 838473
Mon 19th Feb Bristol 01275 838473
Mon 26th Feb Bristol 01275 838473
Sat 24th Feb Jean Rogers
Peter Bedford
Newark 01205 820791
Thurs 22nd Feb Julie Grantham
Ian Mason
Chichester 01243 641114
Sun 25th Feb Mrs Blackburn
Ian Mason
Guildford 01494 674450
Tues 6th Feb Pat Brown
Ian Mason
Wrotham, Kent 07825 325733
Tues 13th Feb Seadown Vet Group
Ian Mason 
Hythe 0238 084 2237
Tues 20th Feb Hythe 0238 084 2237
Tues 27th Feb Hythe 0238 084 2237

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 Hannah James (hannah.james@thekennelclub.org.uk).

     

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

Chesapeake Breed Health Survey

To look at the overall health of the Chesapeake Bay Retriever and collect information that will help improve knowledge on prevalence of any existing conditions and identify any potential emerging issues, in order to improve the breed’s health and welfare for future generations.

 

Click here for survey.

For further information please contact Sue Worrall

1st March 2018

French Bulldogs, Bulldogs, Pugs, Miniature Schnauzer, Border Terrier and West Highland White Terriers

To look at owner experience of the breeds and the factors that lead to the owner buying their breed of dog
N/A


Click here for survey.

For further information please contact Caroline Berthelsen

N/A

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

 N/A

Go



Related Topics

Health Seminar Breed Health Breed Health Information Seminars
Copyright © The Kennel Club Limited 2018. The unauthorised reproduction of text and images is strictly prohibited.