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Brachycephalic Breeds’ Health: Agreement Between The Kennel Club (UK) and The FCI

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Dear FCI Members and Contract Partners The Kennel Club is delighted that the FCI supports the Kennel Club/University of Cambridge Respiratory Function Grading Scheme and, following discussions between Tony Allcock, OBE Kennel Club Executive Chairman, and Dr. Tamás Jakkel, FCI President, there is agreement for a united approach in promoting the Scheme for Bulldogs, French Bulldogs and Pugs. Following [...]

June 2nd, 2020 | Posted in World News | Read More »

Split Summer Night Shows Are A Go!

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The Split Summer Night Shows are moving forward with their show with entries opening on June 10th. The four Split Summer Night Shows will take place on July 23rd – 27th. For more information, visit www.4summershows.com.

June 2nd, 2020 | Posted in Featured,World News | Read More »

Dutch Kennel Club: The Current Position of the Short-Muzzled Dog Breeds in the Netherlands and What Preceded It

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In the Netherlands and (Northern) Europe, there has been increasing attention for decades for the health and well-being of dogs in relation to their appearance. The general opinion, also of the Raad van Beheer (Dutch Kennel Club), is that there should be no excessive breed characteristics which can harm the health and well-being of dogs. [...]

May 26th, 2020 | Posted in Featured,World News | Read More »

Open Letter From The FCI President Regarding Registration of Brachycephalic Breeds in The Netherlands

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Our priority is the preservation of these endangered brachycephalic breeds which all are National Heritages, and the protection of the interests of responsible breeders (vs individual puppy-producers, who are not falling under any regulations in the country).

May 20th, 2020 | Posted in World News | Read More »

New DNA Testing Scheme to Combat Inherited Disease in The Papillon

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In a move designed to combat inherited disease in the Papillon, the Kennel Club has approved a new official DNA testing scheme for von Willebrand’s disease type 1 (vWD1) in the breed, following consultation with the Breed Health Coordinator. Von Willebrand’s disease is characterised by a reduced level of an important protein involved in blood clotting. [...]

May 7th, 2020 | Posted in World News | Read More »

The Kennel Club: New Decade Sees Iconic ‘Scottie Dog’ Revival

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The Scottish Terrier, more famously known as the ‘Scottie dog’ and the face of renowned brands such as Radley, has experienced a surge of popularity in the first three months of this year and is no longer at risk of dying out, according the Kennel Club. The historic native breed, which even has a monopoly [...]

May 6th, 2020 | Posted in World News | Read More »

New DNA Testing Scheme to Combat Inherited Disease in the ‘Vulnerable’ Otterhound

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In a move designed to combat inherited disease in the Otterhound, the Kennel Club has approved a new official DNA testing scheme for Glanzmann’s Thrombasthenia in the breed, following consultation with the Breed Health Coordinator. The Otterhound is a Kennel Club Vulnerable British Breed, a category for breeds which generate 300 or fewer registrations in a [...]

April 30th, 2020 | Posted in World News | Read More »

Kennel Club Continues to Search for Top Dogs Amid Lockdown

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A rescue dog which had a sad start to life but found her forever home with a London family and a Dachshund doggy doppelganger from County Durham crowned top of the class in the Kennel Club online dog show last week The Kennel Club online dog show, described as ‘cyber Crufts’ and launched to bring [...]

April 28th, 2020 | Posted in World News | Read More »

The World Dog Show is Postponed to December 2020

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Following an agreement between IFEMA and the Real Sociedad Canina de España, RSCE, later approved by the Fédération Cynologique Internationale, FCI, and the support of the main sponsor ARION, it was decided to postpone the FCI World Dog Show 2020, initially scheduled to take place from 23rd until 26th April, 2020 (first postponed to 9-12th July, 2020) to 17th-20th December, 2020 (Thursday to Sunday). The FCI World Dog Show will take place in the Feria of Madrid.

April 23rd, 2020 | Posted in Featured,World News | Read More »

The Kennel Club Boosts Its Online Academy With Four New Breed Films

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Learning about the different dog breeds continues to be made more accessible than ever, with the launch of four additional breed films on the Kennel Club Academy so far in 2020, the latest in a growing series of resources to be added to the leading online facility for those looking to improve their knowledge of [...]

April 13th, 2020 | Posted in World News | Read More »

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