We'd like to call attention to some Lectures given at the Tuft's Canine and Feline Breeding and Genetics Conferences.
Links to lectures are presented to highlight concerns clubs and breeders face in breeding management of dogs to improve health and welfare.
example Lectures come from...
Tufts' Canine and Feline Breeding and Genetics Conferences, 2011, 2013 and 2015.
We have *linked* to Lectures we believe are of particular interest to breeders; other topic lectures are available.
Lectures from 2015
DNA Tests - How to Choose Which Ones to Use
Cathryn Mellersh, PhD
Lectures from 2013
1. Breeding Practices According to Breeds, Time and Place, and Consequences
2. Breed-Specific Breeding Strategies
Other lectures from the 2013 Conference are available and can be accessed through the menu <http://www.vin.com/apputil/content/defaultadv1.aspx?pId=11387.
3. Genetic and Genomic Tools for Breeding Dogs with Better Hips
4. Genetic Tests: Understanding Their Power and Using Their Force for Good (of particular interest to dog breeders)
5. Half a Century with Canine Hip Dysplasia
6. Holistic Management of Genetic Traits
7. How to Use and Interpret Genetic Tests for Heart Disease in Cats and Dogs
8. Inbreeding, Outbreeding, and Breed Evolution
9. Taking Advantage of Dog Breed Structure to Understand Health
10. The Genetics of Hip Dysplasia and Implications for Selection
11. The Orthopedic Foundation for Animals Hip Dysplasia Database: A Review
12. UK Initiatives for Breeding Healthier Pedigree Dogs
Lectures from 2011.
Of particular interest to dog breeders is...
Tufts' Canine and Feline Breeding and Genetics Conference, 2011
Jerold S. Bell, DVM
For more information on the 2011 Conference see: http://www.vin.com/apputil/content/defaultadv1.aspx?pId=11340&meta=Generic
For more information on the 2013 Conference see: http://www.vin.com/apputil/content/defaultadv1.aspx?pId=11387