Breeding and Health Clearances

Best Retrievers Breeding Clearances

Best Retrievers' Whelping Service requires Breeding Males and Females to have:

  • A minimum OFA Hip and Elbow rating of "Normal", "Good", or "Excellent"
  • DNA testing for Exercise Induced Collapse (EIC)
  • DNA testing for Centro Nuclear Myopathy (CNM)
  • We highly recommend a CERF Eye Exam be preformed

As a facility who regularly tests our animals, we are able to offer recommendations of testing facilities: