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Breed Requirements

Nederlandse Kooikerhondje


Hip Dysplasia

  • OFA Evaluation

Eye Examination by a boarded ACVO Ophthalmologist

  • Results registered with OFA - OR
  • Registered with CERF

Patellar Luxation

  • OFA evaluation

von Willebrand's Disease

  • DNA-based vWD test from an approved lab; results registered with the OFA

Hereditary Necrotizing Myelopathy (ENM)

  • ENM DNA test from an approved laboratory with results registered with the OFA

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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.