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EDUCATIONAL EVENTS

Information on Judges Education, Breeder Education and other educational seminars are here.

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Refund policy: Until October 13th full refunds will be issued for Health Clinics should your plans change. Please contact Angela McLean, timberbashgoldens@comcast.net. After October 13th no refunds will be issued but you are welcome to sell your appointment.

Judges Education

Wednesday, October 23rd

2019 Golden Retriever Club of America National Specialty Judges' Education Seminar and Workshop

Date: Wednesday, Oct. 23, 2019  from 6 pm-9:30 pm.
Location: Ontario Convention Centre, Ontario, CA
Fee: $30 or $40 per couple sharing handout materials.

Pre-registration for the seminar is required. Please pre-register by October 5, 2019 by contacting the JEC, Ainslie Mills,
oriana@telus.net  (604) 882-0820.

Ringside tutoring will be offered Wednesday, Oct. 23, 2019 through to the end of Best of Breed on Saturday, Oct. 26, 2018. 


The seminar is open to approved, provisional and applicant judges as well as GRCA CCA Category 1 and 2 evaluators.

 
 
Ainslie Mills
mailto:oriana@telus.net

Breeder's Education

Wednesday, October 23 - 6:45 PM (following annual meeting)
Meeting Room A/B
The Expanding Role of Genetics in Breeding Golden Retrievers

Presented by Dr. Joshua Stern of the University of CA, Davis, School of Veterinary Medicine.

We are delighted to have Dr. Joshua Stern of the University of California Davis, School of Veterinary Medicine with us to discuss basic genetic principles related to Golden Retriever inherited traits; how to use genetic testing to maximize health and breed characteristics; and the latest research data on genetic diversity.

Health Clinic Schedule


The times on this chart are subject to change. Please refer to GRCA website, GRCA Facebook page or National website for updates. The following will be offered at the Ontario Convention Center.


TUESDAY 10/22
WEDNESDAY 10/23
THURSDAY 10/24
FRIDAY 10/25
PU Clinic
8:30am-4:00pm
PU Clinic
8:30am-4:00pm
PU Clinic
8:30am-4:00pm

DNA Blood Draw Clinic
12:00pm – 4:00pm
DNA Blood Draw Clinic
9:00am-4:00m
DNA Blood Draw Clinic
9:00am-4:00pm
DNA Blood Draw Clinic
9:00am-4:00pm

OFA Eye Clinic
8:00am-4:00pm



OFA Cardiac Clinic
8:30am-4:30pm
OFA Cardiac Clinic
8:30am-4:30pm
OFA Cardiac Clinic
8:30am-4:30pm

Taurine Clinic TBA
Taurine Clinic TBA
Taurine Clinic TBA

All Health Clinics except the DNA Blood Clinic require pre-registration and prepayment. All clinics are cash-free.
Online pre-registration with payment will begin on September 8th and end October 13th. To register for any of the Health Clinics, please go to https://www.grca.org/product-category/2019-health-clinics/

General questions can be sent to grclinics2019@gmail.com.