The Royal Society Saint Hubert (SRSH) introduces Dog Academy. A very interesting online training for everyone (both breeder and dog owner) who wants to learn more about the Belgian plan of approach for the sustainable breeding of healthy pedigree dogs with pedigrees of Saint Hubert.
Overview of the lessons:
Lesson 1 – Basic concepts of genetics
Lesson 2 – Inheritance of characteristics
Lesson 3 – DNA testing for hereditary conditions
Lesson 4 – Selection in purebred dog breeding
Lesson 5 – Inbreeding in purebred dog breeding
Lesson 6 – What is a gene pool?
Lesson 7 – What is the danger of popular sires?
Lesson 8 – What is genetic diversity?
Lesson 9 – What are breeding values?
Lesson 10 – Why should we breed with a pedigree?
Lesson 11 – Breeding and health
Lesson 12 – How does Artificial Insemination work and can this provide a solution?
Lesson 13 – Dogs without a pedigree, can I get a pedigree?
Lesson 14 – The breeding decree of the Flemish Government
Lesson 15 – The new pedigrees of the SRSH