Dear Ridgeback friends!

Liebe Ridgeback-Freunde!

Thanks to our sponsors Laboklin and ViPiBax, we are able to offer you to lectures as webinars which were planned to be held during the RRWC 2020 in Dortmund. There will be a German an an English session.

To register follow this link:

Webinar 1:
Degenerative Myelopathy – The disease and the genetics behind it with a spotlight on the breed Rhodesian Ridgeback

  • June 11, 2020, 7.30 p.m. (CET) ENGLISH Language
  • Speaker: Dipl.Biol. Hubert Bauer (LABOKLIN)

In the lecture, the clinical symptoms are explained in more detail and the breeding strategy to avoid affected dogs is shown.
In addition to the basics of inheritance and the ability to use genetic tests to identify dogs that can inherit the risk of the disease  the current statistics is on the distribution of the risk factor in the breed Rhodesian Ridgeback are presented. Current scientific findings are taken into account. The audience is invited to ask questions in the chat in the end

Webinar 2:
Infectious Diseases in Dog Husbandry – Zoonoses and Hygiene

  • June 18, 2020, 7.30 p.m. (CET) ENGLISH Language
  • Speaker: Dr. Malte Regelin (ViPiBax)

Infectious diseases are a challenge affecting all members of the family. Awareness of how infectious diseases, the resistance towards treatment are intertwined with our health and that of our animals allows to make informed decisions and helps to preserve the joy of being together. Here discuss basic information on infectious diseases and suitable preventive measures in dog husbandry.
The audience is invited to ask questions in the chat in the end.

These two webinars are offered to (formerly already booked) RRWC participants and DZRR members free of cost.

All others, we kindly ask to respect that we ask for a small participation fee of 10 EUR. You can register for sessions in German or English language. Please book each session in only one language!

Should you have questions, please feel free to contact us.


RRWC 2020 Team

Our mailing address is:

RRWC 2020 Germany

An der Blankstraße 36

Korschenbroich 41352