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
FairB-111-18Normal
BorderlineB-219-25Fast Normal
Mild DysplasiaC26-35Noch Zugelassen
ModerateD36-50Mittlere
SevereE51-106Schwere

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.