TITLE

Decisions on dog breeding could have implications for other species

PUB. DATE
February 2009
SOURCE
Veterinary Record: Journal of the British Veterinary Association;2/7/2009, Vol. 164 Issue 6, p189
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The health and welfare concerns related to hereditary defects in dogs have become a hot topic in the past year. A number of reviews are currently under way to investigate the breeding of dogs. The BVA recognises the importance of this long-standing issue, not only for dogs but for farm and domestic animal species too. It has been, and will continue to be, a major issue for its Ethics and Welfare Group (EWG).
ACCESSION #
38510062

 

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