Dorsetdog - Breeding cavaliers

Cavaliers are generally a happy, healthy breed of dog. However, as with many other breeds, there are genetic health problems. A lot of scientific research is being carried out on cavalier health issues and some breakthroughs have already to the fore.

 


Any owner of a cavalier who wishes to breed from a cavalier should be health testing for all the know conditions

The main health problems in the breed are:

More detailed information can be found at the UK Cavalier Clubs website http://www.thecavalierclub.co.uk/health/helthintro.html


Cavaliers for life is an International Genetic Research Program

Click on this line to go to the Cavalier King Charles Spaniel International Breeding program

Click on this line to download the 2012 Newsletter 


To discuss any cavalier issue, to seek advice, or simply to read other people’s advice on cavalier ownership, visit Cavalier Chat. This forum is dedicated to Cavalier King Charles Spaniels, and its members are pet owners, show and breeders with a wide range of knowledge and years of experience.


 
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