To breed or not to breed
We are happy to work with responsible breeders to help keep mum and babies safe.
Services we offer are:
BSAVA hip and elbow scoring x-rays
Blood sampling for progesterone
Ultrasound scanning to confirm pregnancy
Diet and worming advice
Whelping and queening advice
Advice on specialist genetic testing
Please note that we do not support the selective breeding of extreme features in breeds which might impact on their welfare. This includes, for example, severely reduced muzzle length, stenotic nares, excessive skin folds and the inability to mate and give birth naturally.
We are happy to offer pre-breeding assessments if you have a breed where these features might be a concern. We support schemes such as the French Bulldog Club of England health scheme to help reduce and eliminate such problems.