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Kennel Club announces 2022 Health and Welfare Conference

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The Kennel Club has today (11 July) announced tickets are on sale for its first Health and Welfare Conference, bringing together dog health and welfare experts, breed community representatives, owners and breeders.

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A few pictures from our breed seminar today

A few pictures from our Dachshund breed seminar today

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My presentation to the 4th International Dog Health Workshop (IDHW4)

[You can view my slides here] When I spoke at IDHW3 in Paris, I started by saying that breed health improvement is not a conformation problem, a genetics problem, or a veterinary problem. It’s a change management and a continuous improvement problem. For IDHW4, I said the challenge is not “are you improving?” but (a) …

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My report on the 4th International Dog Health Workshop for Our Dogs 7th June 2019

The 4th International Dog Health Workshop, co-hosted by the Kennel Club and International Partnership for Dogs took place from 30th May to 1st June in Windsor. Around 130 delegates from 17 countries participated in this unique collaboration of Kennel Clubs, vets, geneticists, researchers, campaigners, trade representatives and, of course, dog owners and breeders. Royal Canin …

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Presentation at the 4th International Dog Health Workshop – Windsor 2019

My slide presentation is available online, here: Breed specific health strategies from Dog-ED

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