Health Testing of Welcome Acres Breeding Stock

A Doodle puppy is usually a decade plus investment of time and emotion in your life. “All Dogs Are Pets – Labradoodles Are Family.” Health testing of Welcome Acres breeding stock is extensive and of the utmost importance to assure that our Doodle puppies have the best genetic opportunity of a healthy life.

We test our Welcome Acres breeding stock for the following:

  • Hips OFA or PennHIP.

  • Elbows OFA.

  • Eyes (CAER) OFA Certified.

  • Paw Print Genetics DNA Profile.

  • Heart – tested and certified by OFA.

  • Thyroid Test Certified by OFA.

  • Paw Print Genetics Canine Genetics Health Certificate:

    • Degenerative Myelopathy
    • Exercised-Induced Collapse
    • Hereditary Nasal Parakeratosis
    • Neonatal Encephalopathy with Seizures
    • Progressive Retinal Atrophy, Cone-Rod Dystrophy4
    • Progressive Retinal Atrophy, progressive Rod-Cone
    • Degeneration
    • Von Willebrand Disease I
  • Paw Print Genetics Trait Certificate:

    • B & E Locus
    • IC Locus (Improper Coat/Furnishings)

* Breeding stock is not included in the above pricing but is negotiated separately.