Breed Health Information

The dog breeding section is full of useful information if you are considering becoming a breeder and we hope established dog breeders will use it as a reference tool.
Health and welfare for show dogs
Resources for those involved in dog showing to continue putting dog health first.
Events, seminars and surveys
This section keeps you up to date with any upcoming events, health seminars and surveys.
Breed Health Co-ordinators and BHC Symposium
Breed Health Co-ordinators are individuals working on behalf of breed clubs and councils who are advocates for the health and welfare of their chosen breed.
Chiari-like malformation and syringomyelia
BVA/KC scoring scheme for Chiari Malformation/Syringomyelia (CM/SM)
DNA screening for breeds S - Z
Breeds S - Z DNA Screening
Fit for Function
The Kennel Club believes that every dog should be bred to be fit enough to enjoy its life to the full. Join our campaign today and help to improve the lives of dogs tomorrow!
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