CHAMPIONSHIP SHOW 2020
In reaching its decision, the Committee was mindful of the social distancing which would need to be implemented and considered it would not be able to safely administer this. More importantly, it was felt that the welfare of exhibitors, spectators and the organising Committee should be a prime consideration.
It is intended to reschedule the show to 6th February 2021 at Stoneleigh provided the regulations in place at the time are achievable and the safety of everyone attending can be maintained.
Shelagh Stevenson Hon Secretary
Decline in prevalence of congenital sensorineural deafness in Dalmatian dogs in the United Kingdom.
The title peer-reviewed paper has been published recently. It is authored by the KC Genetics Research Manager, Dr Tom Lewis, (and others) and presents an analysis of the BAER test data accumulated by the AHT since the facility first became available in 1992.
The full text of the publication can be found at https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/full/10.1111/jvim.15776
their shows, hoping to reschedule them to a later date when lockdown conditions might be eased. Members are advised to keep an eye out for further announcements in the media.