The Canine Health Information Center, also known as CHIC, is a centralized canine health database sponsored…   Continue

Hyperuricosuria, or elevated uric acid level in the urine, is inherited as an autosomal recessive disorder…   Continue

This allele allows the agouti protein to bind some of the time and cause fawn/red pigment…   Continue

Associated with the presence of chocolate (also commonly referred to as liver or brown). The bb…   Continue

at Locus (DNA marker – ASIP reference: Schmutz S and DL Dreger. A SINE Insertion Causes…   Continue

Canine Degenerative Myelopathy (DM) is a devastating degenerative disease of the spinal cord that can progress…   Continue

We feel so strongly about testing for JLPP and want to educated and encourage ALL breeders…   Continue

The purpose of the OFA Eye Certification Registry (CAER) is to provide breeders with information regarding…   Continue

The phenotypic evaluation of hips done by the Orthopedic Foundation for Animals falls into seven different…   Continue

Congenital heart diseases in dogs are malformations of the heart or great vessels. The lesions characterizing…   Continue