Webinar: Purebred Paradox: Disease Risks in Purebred Dogs and the Welfare Implications of Dog Breeding

This presentation will provide a historical perspective on the origins of modern dogs, including the latest accepted theory of evolution by natural selection dating back over 14,000 years. Material will be presented showing how human intervention over the last 200 years through selective breeding has resulted in over 400 distinct breeds. This practice has significantly impacted canine health and welfare and the results, often negative, will be explored.

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