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Breed Requirements

Brussels Griffon


Eye Examination by a boarded ACVO Ophthalmologist

  • Results registered with OFA - OR
  • Registered with CERF

Patellar Luxation

  • OFA evaluation, one time after the age of 2

Hip Dysplasia (Optional)

  • OFA Evaluation

Autoimmune thyroiditis (Optional)

  • OFA evaluation from an approved laboratory

Progressive Retinal Atrophy (Optional)

  • PRA - ERG (Electroretinography) recommended - no database registration

Syringomyelia - Recommend MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) - no database registration (Optional)

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*Note – In addition to the breed specific requirements above, a CHIC requirement across all participating breeds is that the dog must be permanently identified via microchip or tattoo in order to qualify for a CHIC number.

All OFA Applications are available at Applications may be filled out online.