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 

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

14/04/2018

Gordon Setter Association Show Eye Testing

Eye panellist: Paul McPherson

Kennel Club Stoneleigh Building

Stoneleigh Park

Stoneleigh

Kenilworth

CV8 2LZ

To book please contact Kathryne Wrigley

Tel: 01530 814885

For more information on eye testing visit:

www.bva.co.uk/Canine-Health-Schemes/Eye-Scheme

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). 

Eye Testing Clinics

Date of Clinic Clinic Holder and Eye Panellists Venue Contact Details 

April

Thurs 12 April
Tues 17 April
Tues 17 April
Wed 18 April
Tues 24 April
Thurs 26 April

Eye Vet Clinic
Christine Heinrich, Rachael Grundon, John Mould

Kenilworth
Wolverhampton
Chipping Norton
Bridgend
Newport
Kenilworth
Churchdown
Wolverhampton
Bridgend
Newport

01568 616616

Thurs 19 April
Thurs 19 April
Sat 21 April
Thurs 26 April
Sat 28 April

Hamish Cormie

Smethwick
Carmarthen
Cwmbran
Bristol
Chepstow
Bridgend
Carmarthenshire

07813 197222

Sat 14 April

Jackie Hodge
John Goodyear

Stafford

01926 843114

Tues 17 April

Animal Health Centre
Lorna Newman

Shrewsbury

01743 369999

Sat 21 April

Polly Gibb
John Goodyear

Loughborough

01509 672170

Mon 23 April

Mary Gatheral
Peter Bedford

Darlington

01325 333103

Tues 24 April

Fran Glendinning
Peter Bedford

Barnsley

01226 711207

Tues 24 April

Yvette Goodman
Ian Mason

Sunningdale

01344 626571

Wed 25 April

Paula Woolleson
Peter Bedford

Glossop

01457 855114

Sat 28 April

Sandra Ireland
Paul McPherson

Banwell

01989 780200

Sun 29 April

Paragon Vet Group
Stuart Ellis

Penrith

01768 483789

 

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
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Click here for survey.

For further information please contact Caroline Berthelsen

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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

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Clumber Spaniel Back Disease Survey 2018

This survey is to investigate the prevalence of IVDD (Back Disease) in Clumber Spaniels, and identify any lifestyle factors that contribute to the risk of this condition.

Click here for survey 

For further information please contact Carol Page - 01489 58973
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