OFA vs. Foreign Evaluations

Comparison of OFA Scores to Foreign Hip Evaluations

OFAFCI (Europe)BVA (UK/Australia)SV (Germany)
ExcellentA-10-4 (no >3/hip)Normal
GoodA-25-10 (no >6/hip)Normal
BorderlineB-219-25Fast Normal
Mild DysplasiaC26-35Noch Zugelassen

OVC (Ontario Veterinary College, Canada) scores dogs as Clear or Dysplastic only.

Because PennHIP cannot be compared directly to other hip scoring methods, refer to their website at www.pennhip.org.

This article discusses the difference between OFA and PennHIP evaluation.