Editor Susan Chaney reports on a pair of recently awarded research grants that will fund studies of two forms of cancer in Golden Retrievers. The Canine Health Foundation and the Golden Retriever Foundation have jointly provided $1.5 million to bring together leading researchers from several universities. Learn about the grant recipients who are leading the charge to develop methods of assessing cancer risk in all dogs.
Three young handlers and their dogs will travel to Switzerland next month as representatives of the U.S. at the 2013 Agility Junior European Open. The FCI-organized event will bring together junior handlers from around the world to compete in both individual and team competitions. Meet the talented competitors and their dogs in Kayla Bertagnolli’s latest DFR.
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