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Breed Requirements

English Setter


Hip Dysplasia

  • OFA Evaluation - OR
  • OVC Evaluation

Elbow Dysplasia

  • OFA Evaluation - OR
  • OVC Evaluation

Congenital Deafness

  • OFA evaluation based on BAER test
  • BAER test results recorded in the ESAA BAER database

Autoimmune thyroiditis

  • OFA evaluation from an approved laboratory

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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.