Dachshund Breed Council AGM 2018

The Breed Council held its Annual General Meeting on Sunday 6th May 2018. This year marks the 10th anniversary of the formation of the Council and a number of the delegates attending the AGM have been delegates since 2008.

The Chairman presented his review of 2017 and covered the following topics:

  • Education and training, including the Council’s long-standing commitment to the development of judges
  • CC allocation and the awaited decision on the future of clubs and rotational CCs
  • Screening for IVDD and the fundraising to support this
  • Lafora disease and the registration of recessive coated puppies
  • The demise of Dog World and the importance of the dog press
  • A thank you to all the volunteers who give their time freely for the benefit of the breed

Katherine Herrington presented the Accounts which showed a balance of around £29,000 in the newly formed Charity: Dachshund Health UK. Katherine was re-elected as Treasurer for a 3-year term.

Anne Moore was re-elected as Vice-chair for a 1-year term.

The AGM was followed by the Council’s ordinary meeting.