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Lonely hounds seek love online

A fun front page story for a festive Sunday Times. Brilliant new Kennel Club initiative aims to combat inbreeding with a ‘matchmaking’ site, which selects the healthiest pairings.

This has become necessary because some breeds have reached critical levels of inbreeding.

If you’re interested in finding out more, ‘Pedigree Dogs Exposed’ is a scary and important BBC investigation into some of the poor practices among pedigree breeders.

Article is here on the Sunday Times website, or full text is below.

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