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Monday, July 26, 2021

TOP OBEDIENCE DOGS OF THE YEAR 2020 AWARDS

Friday, 10 July 2020

Huge congratulations to the finalists for the Dogs Victoria, Top Obedience & Rally Dogs of the Year 2020 Awards.
Read the full notice from Dawn Howard, Dogs Victoria Top Obedience Dog of the Year Coordinator & Lynn Klecka, Dogs Victoria Rally Dog of the Year Competition Coordinator below.

 

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RETURNING TO WORK?

Friday, 3 July 2020

While we look forward to easing restrictions and getting back to the new 'normal', our pets may have become accustomed to seeing more of us than ever before.

To see our top tips for acclimatising our dog into their old routine, see below.

 

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PET EXCHANGE REGISTER

Thursday, 2 July 2020

Animal Welfare Victoria have implemented changes regarding source numbers effective as of 1 July 2020.
To read more about these changes and how they might affect you, see below.

 

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2019 FINANCIALS PRESENTATIONS RESPONSE

Thursday, 4 June 2020

IMPORTANT UPDATE FROM FINANCE COMMITTEE 

Please read response document and summary of themes addressed at the Presentation of the 2019 Financials.

RESPONSE TO BUDGET PROCESS

SUMMARY OF THEMES


DNA ONLINE WEBINAR EVENT

Friday, 29 May 2020

EVENT ANNOUNCEMENT

The Dogs Victoria Education Committee and Canine Health & Wellbeing Committee are excited to announce the DNA online webinar event with Professor Claire Wade.

The Q&A evening will be interactive and aims to answers all questions relating to DNA

Please access this link for more details on how to register: REGISTER

 


PET EXCHANGE REGISTER

Thursday, 28 May 2020

IMPORTANT UPDATE FROM THE PET EXCHANGE REGISTER

Please read more about the important update by Animal Welfare Victoria regarding the Pet Exchange Register. 

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LABRADOR RETRIEVER SURVEY RESULTS

Tuesday, 19 May 2020

A survey was conducted by ANKC Ltd earlier this year to ascertain the feedback from all owners of registered Labrador Retrievers in relation to the Minimum Breeding Age for Labrador bitches being 18 months at the time of mating (unless a veterinary certificate is produced stating that for health reasons the bitch should be mated before 18 months).  The response received indicated support.

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POISONOUS MUSHROOMS GROWING IN MELBOURNE

Wednesday, 13 May 2020

 Dog owners should take particular care whilst walking their pet in areas where mushrooms may grow and where possible, remove any mushrooms from their yard before they have a chance to eat them.

For more details click on the link https://bit.ly/2YZYvrY

 

 


PRE 1987 BRITISH BULLDOG STANDARD – WHY DID THE ANKC AMEND IT?

Wednesday, 13 May 2020

A press release in relation to the ANKC decision to amend the British Bulldog breed standard is now available from the ANKC website CLICK HERE

 

 

 

 


OUR BRAND JOURNEY

Tuesday, 5 May 2020

We’re excited to announce our new look is just around the corner. 

Dogs Victoria (Victorian Canine Association) has a rich history dating back 100 plus years, since our conception we are proud to say that our purpose, vision and reason for being has never wavered.

 

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Hot off the Press

Notice to Members - Victorian Lockdown 5.0 Extended

Tuesday 20 July 2021

Notice to Members – Victorian Lockdown 5.0 extended

The Premier Daniel Andrews announced today that the current Lockdown 5.0 will be extended for a further seven days until 11.59pm Tuesday 27 July 2021. Please refer to the following link for applicable State Government information. https://www.dhhs.vic.gov.au/coronavirus

 

What does this mean for Dogs Victoria Facilities, Events, Training and Members?

  • NO Shows / trials / training and other events to proceed for the duration of the lockdown
  • KCC Park will be closed for the duration of the lockdown
  • Bulla Exhibition Centre will be closed for the duration of the lockdown
  • The Dogs Victoria administration office will be closed for over-the-counter transactions with only skeleton staff on site for the duration of the lockdown
  • Priority service for applications will be unavailable for the duration of the lockdown

 

Let’s protect our ability to exit this lockdown period, remain positive and;

  • Abide by current restrictions for mask wearing
  • QR Code check everywhere using the Services Victoria App https://service.vic.gov.au/check-in/
  • Regularly review exposure sites https://www.coronavirus.vic.gov.au/exposure-sites
  • Get Covid tested if you feel unwell and isolate until results are received
  • Book yourself in for vaccination when you qualify 
  • Reach out and chat to someone if you’re struggling…..it’s ok to not be ok.

Further announcements will be made in line with State Government restrictions changes.

Stay Safe.

Jason Eggleton

Chief Executive

20 July 2021

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