I was honoured to participate - virtually - in the Swedish Veterinary Congress in October.
This talk, as requested by the organizer looks primarily at the veterinarian's responsibility in issues related to responsible breeding, current legislative and regulatory actions, and various controversial issues in dog health and welfare - including extremes of conformation. It also addresses concerns about how importing and online sales of dogs is impacting populations.
Sweden historically has a population of primarily pedigree dogs, registered with the Swedish Kennel Club. The breeds club