Health-Related Links and Resources
http://www.offa.org/reports.html — Use this link to download the OFA quarterly reports by breed.
These links appear in each issue of the Bagpipes, immediately after the Litter Listings. In the PDF versions of the Bagpipes, the links are interactive; you can click on them from the newsletter to reach these resources.
- www.offa.org — The Mission of the OFA is to promote the health and welfare of companion animals through a reduction in the incidence of genetic disease.
- www.caninehealthinfo.org — The Canine Health Information Center, also known as CHIC, is a centralized canine health database jointly sponsored by the AKC/Canine Health Foundation (AKC/CHF) and the Orthopedic Foundation for Animals (OFA).
- web.vmdb.org/home/CERF.aspx — CERF was founded by a group of concerned purebred owners and breeders with the goal of eliminating heritable eye diseases in purebred dogs through registration, research, and education.