The Berner-IWG is an International Working Group for improving the health and lifespan of the Bernese Mountain Dog.
This site will present a collection of links and resources about meetings, research and other initiatives aiming to fight the problems affecting Bernese Mountain Dogs.
Next symposium and Berner-IWG meeting 2023.
The next meeting and health seminar will take place August 23th and 24th 2023 in Divonne-Les Bains, France.
You’ll find etails and registration forms under “Events”.
Check out our “News” -page
The News page is where we announce when new information about meetings or research results is available.
There are two providers of genetic tests for Histiocytic Sarcoma, the French company Antagene and the German club SSV. These tests do not give you a diagnosis, but an estimate of your dog’s risk of developing HS. For details about these tests see the “Resources” page.