Welcome to the



Redwood Empire
Mastiff Club
Listed below are available tests for the mastiff breed and the organizations you
can contact for further information and forms.
mastiff testing
Website design by Jann Lanz
Testing your mastiff
Hips (xray)
Elbow (xray)
Shoulders (xray)
Patella (practitioner)
Heart (practitioner or cardiologist)
Thyroid (blood test)
Degenerative Myelopathy (cheek swab)
Orthopedic Foundation for Animals
2300 E Nifong Boulevard
Columbia, MO, 65201-3806
Phone: 573-442-0418, Fax: 573- 875-5073
Website:  
www.offa.org
Email
CERF
(Ophthalmology)
The Veterinary Medical DataBases-VMDB/CERF
1717 Philo Rd, Suite 15
Urbana, IL 61802
Phone: 217-693-4800   Fax: 217-693-4801
Website:
www.vmdb.org/cerf.html
Email
Eye Certificate Registry – ECR
(Ophthalmology)

(Note: See "Eye Database" located at
the left side of the OFA home page)
Orthopedic Foundation for Animals (OFA)
2300 E. Nifong Boulevard
Columbia, MO  65201-3806
Phone: 573-442-0418, Fax: 573- 875-5073
Website:  
www.offa.org
Email
CMR (blood test)
PRA (blood test)
OptiGen®, LLC
Cornell Business & Technology Park
767 Warren Road, Suite 300
Ithaca, New York 14850
Phone: 607 257 0301 · Fax: 607 257 0353
Website:  
www.optigen.com/index.html
Email
Cystinuria (Nitroprusside Urine test)

Cystinuria Urine Submission Form
Cystinuria Blood DNA Submission Form
Cystinuria Research Consent Form
Dr. Giger
Cystinuria Nitroprusside Urine Testing
Metabolic Lab
Phone: 215-898-3375

Dr. Paula Henthorn
Cystinuria DNA Research
Section of Medical Genetics
Phone: 215-898-8894
Von Willebrand (blood test)
AHDC
Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine
Upper Tower Road,
Ithica, NY 14853
Phone: 1-607-275-0622 Fax: 1-607-275-0720
www.ahdc.vet.cornell.edu/sects/coag/clinical/vonwill
DNA Profiles (cheek swab)
AKC DNA Operations
PO Box 900065
Raleigh, NC 27675-9065
phone: 919-816-3508  Fax: 919-816-4255
Email
Website: www.akc.org/dna/index.cfm
Long Hair Gene (cheek swab)
DDC Veterinary
One DDC Way
Fairfield, OH 45014
Phone: 800-625-0874
Email
Website: www.vetdnacenter.com/canine-long-hair-test.html