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Canine Health Schemes
BVA clarifies eye scheme examinations

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THE BVA has sought to clarify the scope of the BVA/Kennel Club/International Sheep Dog Society Eye Scheme, following the failure of six best of breed winners in veterinary checks at this year's Crufts dog show.

The Kennel Club introduced the veterinary checks for the first time this year for the dogs selected as best of breed winners in 15 high-profile breeds (VR, March 17, 2012, vol 170, p 272). While the precise reasons why the six dogs failed will remain confidential, the club has confirmed that …

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