Values, Hazards and Pitfalls of pure dog breeding

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Values, Hazards and Pitfalls of pure dog breeding

Values, Hazards and Pitfalls of pure dog breeding

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Prof. Dr. Heinrich Messler (SV president, WUSV 2015-2023) talks about the biggest problems of pure dog breeding. Which is for him inbreeding, Over (Hyper) Typing and overbreeding.

He is talking about values, hazards and Pitfalls in pure dog breeding. The most relevant hazards in pure dog breeding he see breeding in closed, separated populations. Then Over(Hyper) Typisation and overbreeding.

Content:
* Why choose a pedigree dog and why are the dog organisations needed?
* Very interesting talk about inbreeding (disease and inbreeding depression)
* Selection in dog´s breeding.
* Interesting end talk about his opinions and also from his brother Peter Messler, who was also president SV in years 1994-2002.

The lecture “Values, Hazards and Pitfalls of pure dog breeding”  with Prof. Dr. Heinrich Messler was recorded at the German Shepherd Dog Week in Lerma / Spain 2023 for the World Union for German Shepherd Dogs (WUSV). The organizer of the 3rd World Congress for German Shepherd Dogs was the Real CEPPA. The motto was “Quality breeding of the German Shepherd Dog” and was aimed at lovers, athletes and breeders of the German Shepherd Dog as well as veterinarians and officials. On this website in the GSD Masterclass category you will find all lectures from WUSV Lerma program in the areas of general, breeding & genetics, sport, law and WUSV.

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What will you learn from this course

  • Why choose a pedigree dog
  • Why are dog organisations needed
  • Informations about inbreeding and overbreeding
  • Informations what is Over/Hyper typing
  • Selection in dog´s breeding
  • Problems of pure dog breeding

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Prof. Dr. Heinrich Messler

Prof. Dr. Heinrich Messler has been President of the Association for German Shepherd Dogs (SV) since 2015 and WUSV until 2023.

Professor Heinrich Messler was born in Cologne in 1950.He is a German physician and specialist in orthopedics and trauma surgery, special orthopedic surgery and physiotherapy.
He teaches as a professor at the medical faculty of the Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität Bonn. Since 1991, Messler has been chief physician of the orthopedic clinic at the Neuwerk Order Hospital in Mönchengladbach. Since 2005 he has also been Medical Director there. His main areas of focus in the surgical field were joint replacement operations, other areas of specialization were conservative orthopedics and spinal, hand and foot surgery. Under his leadership, orthopedics at the Neuwerk hospital has developed into a focus of care in the field of hip and knee endoprotheses.

On May 29, 2015, he was elected the new president by the general meeting of the SV in Lahnstein am Rheinof the Association for German Shepherd Dogs (SV) e.V. with headquarters in Augsburg. His re-electiontook place in 2019.
He has been a member of the SV since 1968 and breed warden since 2001the local group Mönchengladbach. He has been a member of the Association for German Shepherd Dogs (SV) e.V. since October 1st, 1968.From 1987 to 1991 he held the position of breed warden in the Cologne-Gremberg local group.

From 1991 to 1999 he was chairman of the local group in Cologne and from 2001 to 2017 he was breed warden local group Mönchengladbach.
In the past, Professor Messler was also a successful breeder himself. His kennel “von Aducht” was founded in 1973. His greatest breeding successes were the well-known sire”Argus von Aducht”, the youth winner and multiple VA male “Mack von Aducht” and 5th place in the Breeding group competition on BSZS in 2002.

His second great passion besides the German shepherd is fly fishing. With self-made flies, he has tracked the scaled game on almost all rivers and seas in the world.
It is certainly interesting that his brother Peter Messler was also President of the SV from 1994 to 2002. Kennel “von Tronje” where many very successful dogs were bred.