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Contacts at BCOA

There is contact information for Club Officers, Board Members and Committees in the links under Members in Offices & Committees.

Affiliated Basenjis clubs from around the country can be found at Affiliated Clubs.

Breeder and Rescue contacts are listed under About Basenjis.

Judges Education information is under Judges Education. Contact is Chairman Marianne Klinkowski.

Club members with change of address, telephone or email, contact Club Treasurer

For questions about this site, contact the Webmaster.

Brindle Basenji Puppy - Photo: S. K. Marsciano

Useful Links

The American Kennel Club is the parent Club for dog breed clubs and the Basenji Club of America is a member.  AKC's site contains a wealth of information.

Current AKC Point Schedule for Basenjis.  The point schedule is revised each May by the American Kennel Club.

OFA (Orthopedic Foundation for Animals) does both health testing and health test record keeping.  You can research the health records of Basenjis here.

Basenji Pedigree Database is privately maintained but available to anyone wanting to research Basenji pedigrees from around the world.

 

 

AKC Canine Health Foundation News

AKC Canine Health Foundation News
The latest updates from the AKC Canine Health Foundation

AKC Genome Podcast

HealthE-Barks Podcast Series
  • CHF and Zoetis Reproduction Series: Infertility In The Bitch
    The AKC Canine Health Foundation (CHF) and our corporate alliance, Zoetis, are pleased to bring you the fifth installment in a podcast series devoted to canine reproduction education for pet owners, breeders, and veterinarians.

    In this podcast we are discussing infertility in the bitch, with reproductive specialist Dr. Cheryl Lopate of Wilsonville Veterinary Clinic in Wilsonville, Oregon. Dr. Lopate received her Master’s degree in reproductive physiology and DVM from The Ohio State University. She completed a residency in comparative theriogenology (reproduction) at Purdue University and is boarded in theriogenology. She has worked in a variety of practice settings including general mixed practice, referral practice and academia. She believes strongly in providing client education and speaks at breed group meetings regularly. She also speaks at many veterinary conferences and has written many journal articles on a variety of reproductive topics.

    A transcript of this podcast is also available for those who prefer to read the interview.

  • What to Expect When You Visit a Veterinary Oncologist
    In continuation of our “What to Expect when you visit a Veterinary Specialist” series, in this podcast we bring you an interview with a veterinary oncologist, Dr. Rachel Reiman, of Lakeshore Veterinary Specialists in Port Washington, Wisconsin. Dr. Reiman completed her DVM at Kansas State University and her oncology residence at Louisiana State University. She is a Diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine with a specialty in Oncology.

    This podcast is also available as a transcript.

    This podcast was made possible thanks to the generous support of the Kenneth A. Scott Charitable Trust, a KeyBank Trust.

  • CHF and Zoetis Reproduction Series: Semen Collection and Tips for Successful Breedings
    The AKC Canine Health Foundation (CHF) and our corporate alliance, Zoetis, are pleased to bring you the second installment in a podcast series devoted to canine reproduction education for pet owners, breeders, and veterinarians.

    In this podcast Dr. William Schultz, owner of Schultz Veterinary Clinic in Okemos, Michigan discusses tips for success with fresh, chilled semen breedings. Dr. Schultz received his DVM from Michigan State University in 1973, went into private practice and opened his companion animal practice in the fall of 1974. Dr. Schultz is a well-recognized expert in canine reproduction, a board member of The Society for Theriogenology and The Theriogenology Foundation, and is a frequent speaker at veterinary conferences, veterinary associations and national specialties. Dr. Schultz has lectured and published articles on transcervical and surgical inseminations using fresh, chilled and frozen semen as well as multiple articles involving carbon dioxide laser surgery.

    Listener Advisory: This podcast is intended for an audience of dog breeders and veterinarians. The subject matter includes detailed descriptions of breedings and reproductive anatomy.

    A transcript of this podcast is also available for those who prefer to read the interview.

  • CHF and Zoetis Reproduction Series: Whelping and Dystocia

    The AKC Canine Health Foundation (CHF) and our corporate alliance, Zoetis, are pleased to bring you another installment in a podcast series devoted to canine reproduction education for pet owners, breeders, and veterinarians.

    In this podcast we discuss whelping and dystocia with Dr. Cindy O’Connor of Slade Veterinary Hospital in Framingham, MA. Dr. O’Connor received her DVM from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and completed an internship in small animal medicine and surgery at the Animal Medical Center in New York. After her internship, she pursued specialty training in the area of veterinary medical genetics, pediatrics, and reproduction at the University of Pennsylvania’s School of Veterinary Medicine and became a board certified specialist in veterinary reproduction.

    A transcript of his podcast is also available to download as a sharable PDF.

  • The Benefits of Rehab for Senior and Geriatric Dogs
    In continuation of our “Old Dogs Rule” educational series, this podcast features Dr. Laurie McCauley, Medical Director of TOPS Veterinary Rehabilitation in Grayslake, IL. Dr. McCauley is certified in veterinary rehabilitation by the Canine Rehabilitation Institute, and is one of less than 100 veterinarians who is board certified in veterinary sports medicine and rehabilitation. She is also certified in veterinary acupuncture by the International Veterinary Acupuncture Society and in animal chiropractic by the American Veterinary Chiropractic Association. In this podcast Dr. McCauley discusses the benefits of using rehabilitation medicine as a way to keep senior and geriatric dogs healthy and active.

    This podcast was made possible thanks to the generous support of the Kenneth A. Scott Charitable Trust, A KeyBank Trust.

    A transcript of this podcast is also available for those who prefer to read the interview.

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