SEMINAR: Neonatal Care, the Pregnant Bitch and Puppy Mortality


Dr Emmanuel Fontaine graduated from the Toulouse Veterinary School in 2004. From 2005 to  2011, he worked at the Centre d’Etude en Reproduction des Carnivores (CERCA) [Research Centre for Reproduction in Carnivores], a unit of the Alfort Veterinary School (Paris) specializing in pet breeding assistance.

 Dr. Fontaine holds a Master Degree in Biology of Reproduction and Development and has recently completed a PhD in the same field of research.  He is also qualified at the European College for Animal Reproduction (ECAR). He joined the Royal Canin team in September 2011.

 Also on hand will be Regional Royal Canin representative Lisa King to address your specific food related questions in regards to the RC family of foods.

UPDATE:  Royal Canin and the Chihuahua Club of Canada are PLEASED to announce that RC Nutrition expert, Dr. Sara Ritzie, will make a 1 hour presentation on Canine Nutrition.

Sara Ritzie graduated from the Ontario Veterinary College in 2007.  She moved to British Columbia to work in private practice for three years, before returning to Ontario to join Royal Canin. 

She spent 1.5 years as a Technical Service Veterinarian, providing case consultations to veterinarians across Canada, and then stepped into her current role as Scientific Communications Manager of the Retail Division in 2012.



Date: Sunday, June 1,2014
Time: 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 pm
Location: Campbell's Senior Centre, 20 Circassion Drive, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia.  Click here for map.
Cost: $50.00.      Lunch included.

 In appreciation for supporting our 2012  Seminar with Dr.Fontaine,  returnees  cost $40.00

PLEASE NOTE: Make cheques, bank drafts, money orders out to Chihuahua Club of Canada.


 Contact: Lynne MacLellan

VP Chihuahua Club of Canada
Telephone: 902-434-4307
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NOTE: First come, first serve.  Limited seating.


The Chihuahua Club of Canada wishes to THANK Royal Canin and Atlantic Canada RC Rep. Lisa King for their invaluable assistance in providing Drs. Fontaine and Ritzie for our seminar and their continued support of dog events in the Atlantic Canada region.