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Breed Requirements

Manchester Terrier


von Willebrand's Disease

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

Autoimmune thyroiditis

  • OFA evaluation from an approved laboratory

Eye Examination by a boarded ACVO Ophthalmologist

  • Results registered with OFA - OR
  • Registered with CERF

Legg-Calve-Perthes (Optional)

  • OFA Legg-Calves-Perthes Evaluation

Cardiac Evaluation (Optional)

  • Congenital Cardiac Exam - OR
  • Advanced Cardiac Exam

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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.