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Breed Requirements

Black Russian Terrier


Hip Dysplasia

  • OFA Evaluation - OR
  • OVC Evaluation (min 24 months of age)

Elbow Dysplasia

  • OFA Evaluation

Eye Examination by a boarded ACVO Ophthalmologist

  • Results registered with OFA - OR
  • Results registered with CERF

Cardiac Evaluation

  • Standard Congenital Cardiac Exam - OR
  • Advanced Cardiac Exam

Juvenile Laryngeal Paralysis & Polyneuropathy

  • DNA Test for JLPP

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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.