New DNA Testing Schemes for Tibetan Terriers Approved by Kennel Club

(Kennel Club Press Release) Following consultation with the Tibetan Terrier breed health coordinator, on behalf of the breed clubs, the Kennel Club has approved two new official DNA testing schemes for progressive retinal atrophy in this breed – PRA 3 and PRA (rcd-4). The PRA 3 DNA test is offered by the Animal Health Trust…

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New KC film explores what 2012 has in store for dog health

The Kennel Club has released a film, narrated by Clare Balding, which looks at the issues affecting dog health and wellbeing in this country and what is being done in 2012 to help ensure that dog welfare stays at the top of the agenda. The film, ‘Dogs – A Healthy Future’, focuses on the main…

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Dogs Trust Honours Awards 2011

Now in its fourth year, Dogs Trust Honours is the awards ceremony that celebrates the relationship between man and dog. Throughout March and April the public have been nominating those dogs and humans they think deserve recognition for their dedication or bravery. Finalist’s amazing stories include: A rescue dog that without any training gives physical…

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