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Breed Requirements

Maremma Sheepdog


Hip Dysplasia

  • Recognized Foreign Hip Registry (contact OFA in order to register results) - OR
  • OFA Evaluation - OR
  • PennHIP Evaluation

Elbow Dysplasia

  • OFA Evaluation - OR
  • Recognized Foreign Elbow Registry (contact OFA in order to register results)

Eye Examination by a boarded ACVO Ophthalmologist (Optional)

  • Results registered with OFA

Shoulders (Optional)

  • OFA Evaluation

Patellar Luxation (Optional)

  • OFA Evaluation

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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.