AKC and CHF Breeder’s Symposium to be Held in St. Paul, Minnesota

The American Kennel Club and the AKC Canine Health Foundation will be presenting a Canine Breeder's...

The American Kennel Club and the AKC Canine Health Foundation will be presenting a Canine Breeder's Symposium in St. Paul, Minnesota on May 19th and 20th, 2007. The symposium is open to all breeders, experienced and novice, plus anyone with a true dedication to dogs. The program will include topics relevant to a modern and responsible approach to canine medicine and breeding. The symposium will offer dog breeders a forum to meet, learn and share ideas, concerns and expertise. Hosted by the University of Minnesota College of Veterinary Medicine, the event will feature such speakers as:

Claudia Orlandi, PhD giving her renowned lecture on the ABC's OF DOG BREEDING; Peggy Root-Kustritz, DVM, PhD on CANINE REPRODUCTION; Ned Patterson, DVM on CANINE NEUROLOGICAL DISORDERS; Rebecca Davies, DVM, PhD on CANINE ENDOCRINE DISORDERS; Petra Mertens, DVM, PhD on CANINE BEHAVIOR; and Andrea Ellings, DVM on VACCINATION PROTOCOLS.

The cost of attendance for this day-and-a-half symposium is $125, which includes materials, breakfast both days, lunch on Saturday and parking in adjacent lot.