Tag Archives: Kennel Club

It’s National Canine Health Testing Week (17th to 21st November) #Healthyselfie #NCHTW

National Canine Health Testing Week (17th to 21st November) is one of the Kennel Club’s annual initiatives to raise awareness of the importance of breeding and buying puppies from appropriately health-tested parents. Social media campaign During the week they will be launching a social media campaign, asking people to show their support of canine health …

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Kennel Club launches “A Dog’s Life” manifesto

PRESS RELEASE from The Kennel Club: Animal Welfare Minister, Lord de Mauley and Angela Smith MP, Shadow Minster for Animal Welfare, were guest speakers at the Kennel Club’s launch of its ‘A Dog’s Life’ manifesto on Saturday (8th November). The manifesto, which focuses on dog health and welfare, was launched at the Kennel Club’s annual …

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The KC is launching its 2014 Breed Health Survey – lots of Dachshund responses wanted please!

The Kennel Club is running a survey from 8th November to 25th December which aims to build a stronger understanding of the health of all pedigree dog breeds. The 2014 Pedigree Breed Health Survey is open to owners of all Kennel Club breed-registered dogs, both living and deceased (since 2004) and has been led Dr …

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Puppy Awareness Week 2014 – a new video from the Kennel Club and Marc Abraham

TV Vet Marc Abraham reveals some of the many health and welfare problems that you could be confronted with if buying a puppy from a source often used by puppy farmers. He meets Irish Terrier breeder, Candace Bugden, to find out what to expect when buying a puppy from a responsible breeder. Puppy Awareness Week …

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National Microchipping Month

Pet owners often leave the vets with information about the microchip but little about the database their pet is registered on and how they can keep their contact details up to date. The most important aspect of having any pet microchipped is ensuring that the contact details held on the microchip database are correct and …

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