Here you will find an overview of breed resources on DogWellNet.com. This is not a comprehensive listing - it is a starting point for finding relevant resources. Please visit the various areas of the site using the purple navigation bar and/or the Search function.
♦ Breeds in the DogWellNet Pedigreed Dogs Database
Each breed listed in the DWN Pedigreed Dogs database contains F.C.I., AKC and Kennel Club UK Breed Standards, links to Illustrated Standards are included when available, Breed Club and international groups links, as well as DWN contributor breed-specific articles and materials. Health Surveys and health information, including breed-specific Research, links to Kennel and Breed Club Databases is available for many breeds along with breed history, videos, and links to Swedish, Finnish and Norwegian Kennel club breeding strategies documents (RAS, JTO and Pevisa translations).
♦ Additional Breed Resources
A list of Breeds as each is identified in different languages: Swedish, English, FCI names, German, French and Spanish.
The Kennel Club's Population analysis reports allow breeders to review the unique situation for each breed.
A description of the Agria Insurance Data files - please note: Breed Club Health Committees who are members of DWN can access Breed data contained in these reports.
Links to our Partners' YouTube channels and videos of particular interest to the DogWellNet Community. These videos may cover topics such as behavior testing, breed specific evaluations, tools for education, and explanations of health related programs.
♦ Native Breeds
♦ Partner Breed Resources
In this article, we take a look at some excellent resources for breeds and breed health available from IPFD and our Partner organizations, including: The American Kennel Club, Agria Animal Insurance, Finnish Kennel Club, German Kennel Club, Irish Kennel Club, The Kennel Club, Swedish Kennel Club, and The Orthopedic Foundation for Animals.
♦ Breed Specific Documents in DWN Downloads & Breed Specific Health Reports
These documents are typically noted on a given breed's page in The Pedigreed Dogs Database - these files contain interviews, statistics, studies, reports and presentations.
♦ VISIT THE: Harmonization of Genetic Testing for Dogs (HGTD) ♦
Breed of the Month
Here we will feature a breed each month...
★ This Month's Breed is the Finnish Spitz ★
Research studies, feature articles, videos, Breed Standard information, clubs and more...
Recent research... "Origins and wanderings of the Finnish hunting spitzes" - Pohjoismäki JLO, Lampi S, Donner J, Anderson H (2018) Origins and wanderings of the Finnish hunting spitzes. PLoS ONE 13(6): e0199992.
Article: MyDogDNA® contributes to the understanding of the breed history and diversity of the Finnish national dog...
And at the Finnish Canine Museum don't miss the history of the Finnish Spitz and "The Finnish Spitz barks in the cultural history as a symbol of Finnishness".
Check out the electronic archive... Suomen Pystykorvajärjestö • Finska Spetsklubben ry. which offers a collection of published issues as PDFs, dated from 2014 to as early as 2002. (Publication written in Finnish)
Check out the Finnish Spitz!!!