Board Members


Chairperson & ABdFC Liaison:

Marilyn Howard, Class of 2019


Penny Anderson, Class of 2019

Board Members at Large:

Serge Bilodeau, Class of 2017
Wendy Sparschu, Class of 2017
Denise A Bohn, DVM, Class of 2018
Cynthia Thames, Class of 2018
Georgia Edwards, MD, Class of 2019

Latest News

Canine Health Information Center

Canine Health Information Center
Provides a source of health information for owners, breeders, and scientists that will assist in breeding healthy dogs. Bouviers were enrolled in CHIC in 2007
CHIC works with parent clubs to identify health screening protocols appropriate for individual breeds.
CHIC operates an informed consent database. All information regarding test results remains confidential unless the owner specifically authorizes release of the information into the public domain

Club National Specialty Schedule

American Bouvier des Flandres Club National Specialty. Check for updates on the Specialty Schedule for health testing details at:

Banking to Benefit the Bouvier

The CHIC DNA Repository collects and stores samples of canine DNA, together with corresponding genealogical and phenotypic information, to facilitate future research and testing for reducing the incidence of inherited disease in dogs.