CTCA News

October 6, 2016

Free Webinar: Cancer Immunotherapy: Basic Concepts and Strategies for Improving Treatment Outcomes

The AKC Canine Health Foundation is partnering with VetVine to present a free educational webinar on Cancer Immunotherapy: Basic Concepts and Strategies for Improving Treatment Outcomes, on Tuesday, October 18 at 8:00 p.m. EDT. This special event will feature Timothy M. Fan, DVM, PhD, DACVIM (oncology).

Dr. Fan will provide dog lovers with information on:

Register now for this free webinar

May 24, 2016

Now Available: Illustrated Guide to the Cairn Terrier (2016)

The NEW Illustrated 28-page companion clarification booklet to the breed standard is now available for purchase from the CTCA Shop. General appearance, structure, and finer details of the Cairn Terrier are explained and visualized with newly created never seen before illustrations, many of which are in color. (Hard copies of the booklet may be available at CTCA events for $10.)

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April 27, 2016

Free Webinar: Tick Borne Infectious Diseases in North America:  Clinical and Zoonotic Implications

We invite you to attend a free educational webinar on tick-borne diseases and their impact on the health of your dog, next Tuesday, May 3 at 8:00 p.m. EDT. (An archived copy of the webinar will be available for viewing after the event.)

This special event will feature Edward B. Breitschwerdt, DVM, DACVIM, Professor of Medicine and Infectious Diseases at North Carolina State University, College of Veterinary Medicine.

Dr. Breitschwerdt will provide dog lovers with information on the clinical and zoonotic implications of flea and tick borne infectious diseases of dogs, and the importance of a timely and correct diagnosis and treatment plan.

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September 14, 2015

Notes from the AKC CHF 2015 Health Conference

The biennial presentation (August 7-9, 2015) sponsored by Purina and held at the the Hyatt Regency in St. Louis celebrated its twentieth anniversary by offering an outstanding list of presenters with exciting advances in cutting edge research. Click here to see the full report.

July 29, 2015

Free Webinar: Joint Health in Dogs

We invite you to attend the archived webinar "Joint Health in Dogs", hosted by the AKC Canine Health Foundation and VetVine, and featuring James L. Cook, DVM, PhD, the director of the Comparative Orthopaedic Laboratory at the University of Missouri School of Medicine. The webinar covers the following topics:

View the webinar here

October 4, 2013

The Presentations from the Cairn Terrier World Symposium 2013 Are Now Available

We are pleased to announce that Ferelith Somerfield, Chairman Joint UK Cairn Terrier Clubs, and the entire Committee, have graciously allowed us to publish the presentations from the Cairn Terrier World Symposium 2013 on our website.

Please visit our Publications page to download your copy of the presentations.