AKC Coursing Ability Tests (CAT)
Hosted by the Greater Twin Cities Afghan Hound Club
Open to all dogs regardless of breed and mixed breed (must be reg. AKC; Canine Partners or otherwise OK)
Saturday 9/21 & Sunday 9/22
17151 Baugh Street NW
Ramsey, MN 55303
PRE-ENTRY FEE $20.00...
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I have been trying to get a trial or study going at a local Veterinary school. I am having trouble trying to convince the school to get behind what most studies have shown, that you can not rely on dog DNA testing to properly define a breed. I am trying to get some actual...
I've heard on other forums that the APBT does not show up in current DNA tests. If at some point they are recognizable in DNA tests would a non-papered dog DNA tested 100% APBT or mixed percentage of AM Staff and APBT be able to be registered with a registry? Just curious please don't get...
Before breeding, it is important to research and run genetic tests to find out if your dog is a good breeding candidate. Some dogs inherit health conditions from their parents that make them poor candidates, and this is more common in purebred dogs. Research your dog's breed...
lol Well, everyone knows that my dogs do not come from your traditional "working" stock. I have found 1 dog within the puppies pedigree where the dog is displastic, but he's used 4 times within the 7 gen.pedigree... their mom has been xrayed and her hips and elbows showed no signs of displaysia...
DesMoinesRegister.com -- I enjoyed reading about the volunteer group All Dogs All People Together for Des Moines (ADAPT4DSM) efforts. We need to show that Des Moines is upholding its long history of being progressive and a model for cities across the United States.
Carl Herkstroeter, president...
Well last night was the last night of therapy dog training. Davince did so well I was proud of him. He passed the class test with flying colours. I also tested him for his CGC and we passed that test too. YAY. Now we are going to go for BARC and his Therepy Dog International tests.
Last week we...
What is the general consensus on having your dog health tested even if you aren't using him/her for breeding....I was thinking of having Syd's hips tested at 2yrs with her high activity level.
Are there any other tests to consder??
Child attack dog 'pit bull breed'
Tests have confirmed that the dog which killed a five-year-old girl on Merseyside was a prohibited pit bull terrier type.
DNA tests on dogs seized in police swoops
POLICE and RSPCA officers in West Yorkshire have seized four dogs and arrested two men after executing search warrants under the Dangerous Dogs Act.
They seized the animals at an address in Liversedge and an address in Heckmondwike on...