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The Kennel Club and University of Cambridge launch vital scheme to improve health of Pugs, French Bulldogs and Bulldogs
Health - 4th February 2019 - 8:36 AM
The future health of French Bulldogs, Pugs and Bulldogs has taken a huge step forward today with the launch of a new health screening scheme.
New breeding resource enables hip and elbow dysplasia to be tackled in Leonbergers
Health - 31st January 2019 - 3:20 PM
The Leonberger is the latest breed to be provided with Estimated Breeding Values, an online resource that helps breeders breed away from hip and elbow dysplasia.
Study reveals powerful long-term impact of DNA tests on dog diseases
Health - 18th January 2019 - 9:44 AM
A new study has revealed that the number of pedigree dogs at risk of often painful and debilitating inherited diseases is being dramatically reduced by responsible breeders.
Don’t let your dogs go off with a bang on fireworks night says the Kennel Club
Health - 9th October 2018 - 10:36 AM
The Kennel Club is warning pet owners to be extra vigilant this year on fireworks night following statistics that show there was a rise last year in calls to the Petlog lost pet line at the end of October and beginning of November.
NEW DNA Testing Programme For Border Collies
Health - 2nd October 2018 - 3:58 PM
The Kennel Club has approved a new official DNA testing programme for severe sensory neuropathy (SN) in Border Collies, following consultation with the breed’s health co-ordinator on behalf of the breed clubs.
New DNA Testing Programme For Border Collies
Health - 25th July 2018 - 3:43 PM
The Kennel Club has approved a new official DNA testing programme for severe goniodysgenesis and glaucoma risk (gonio) in Border Collies, following consultation with the breed’s health co-ordinator on behalf of the breed clubs.

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