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Questions regarding the CHIC program may be addressed to:

Eddie Dziuk or Dr. Greg Keller
Orthopedic Foundation for Animals, Inc.
2300 East Nifong Blvd.
Columbia, MO 65201
(800) 442-0418
Email: chic@offa.org, Website: www.offa.org

Erika Werne
AKC Canine Health Foundation
PO Box 37941
Raleigh, NC 27627-7941
(888) 682-9696
Email: caninehealth@akcchf.org

The Orthopedic Foundation for Animals is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) foundation formed in 1966 with the following objectives:

  1. To collate and disseminate information concerning orthopedic and genetic diseases of animals.
  2. To advise, encourage and establish control programs to lower the incidence of orthopedic and genetic diseases.
  3. To encourage and finance research in orthopedic and genetic disease in animals.
  4. To receive funds and make grants to carry out these objectives.

The AKC/Canine Health Foundation is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization formed in 1995 with the following mission: To develop significant resources for basic and applied health programs with emphasis on canine genetics to improve the quality of life for dogs and their owners. The AKC/Canine Health Foundation is the largest funder of exclusively canine health research in the world.

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