Patellar Luxation Screening Session

Dr Jane Alexander BVet Med Cert BA, MRCVS will be offering patellar luxation screening at the FCRS Open Show to be held at the Kennel Club Building, Stoneleigh Park, Warwickshire CV8 2LZ on Saturday 9th June 2018. Appointments should be made in advance by contacting Liz Branscombe: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 01525 405884.

Members: £10 for first dog, £8 for subsequent dogs in same ownership.

Non-members £15 per dog (payment by cash or cheque only please)

Article In Field Magazine

Following an article published in the Field Magazine about Flatcoated Retrievers in May 2017 the Society prepared the following statement.  Please click here to view.

Health Report AGM 2013/14

If you wish to read the Health Report given by Mrs Val Jones at the AGM 2014 please click here and here for the 2013 Health Report.

Genetics of Glaucoma

Dr. Cathryn Mellersh (Kennel Club Genetics Centre, Animal Health Trust [AHT])  and James Oliver [Ophthalmologist, BVA Eye Panellist, Animal Health Trust] are undertaking to investigate the genetics of glaucoma (a painful eye condition that can lead to blindness) in the Flatcoated Retriever.    Please click here to read their proposal "Genome-Wide Association Analyses for Primary Glaucoma and Pectinate Ligament Dysplasia in the Flat Coated Retriever in the United Kingdom.   

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