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"G" Breeds Required and Optional Health Tests

Find Your List of Breeds and Health Tests Beginning with the Letter "G" Here!

Breed Required and Optional Tests
German Pinscher
  • Eye Examination by a boarded ACVO Ophthalmologist
  • Hip Dysplasia
  • von Willebrand's Disease
  • Cardiac Evaluation (Optional)
German Shepherd Dog
  • Hip Dysplasia
  • Elbow Dysplasia
  • Temperament Test
  • Cardiac Evaluation (Optional)
  • Autoimmune thyroiditis (Optional)
  • Eye Examination by a boarded ACVO Ophthalmologist- recommend annually until age 6, every 2 years thereafter (Optional)
  • Degenerative Myelopathy (Optional)
German Shorthaired Pointer
  • Hip Dysplasia
  • Cardiac Evaluation - min age 24 months
  • Eye Examination by a boarded ACVO Ophthalmologist - annual exams until age 6 recommended
  • Cone Degeneration
  • Elbow Dysplasia
  • Autoimmune thyroiditis (Optional)
  • von Willebrand's Disease (Optional)
German Wirehaired Pointer
  • Hip Dysplasia
  • Elbow Dysplasia
  • Autoimmune thyroiditis
  • Eye Examination by a boarded ACVO Ophthalmologist- any age, yearly if in a breeding program
  • Cardiac Evaluation
  • von Willebrand's Disease (Optional)
Giant Schnauzer
  • Eye Examination by a boarded ACVO Ophthalmologist
  • Autoimmune thyroiditis
  • Hip Dysplasia
Glen Of Imaal Terrier
  • Eye Examination by a boarded ACVO Ophthalmologist- Must have an eye examination performed by an AVCO opthalmologist (or equivalent in foreign countries) beginning at 2 years of age and repeated every 2 years until age 8
  • Hip Dysplasia
  • CONE ROD DYSTROPHY
  • Elbow Dysplasia
Golden Retriever
  • Hip Dysplasia
  • Elbow Dysplasia
  • Eye Examination by a boarded ACVO Ophthalmologist (evaluations annually for the dog's lifetime)
  • Cardiac Evaluation
Gordon Setter
  • Hip Dysplasia
  • Elbow Dysplasia
  • Eye Examination by a boarded ACVO Ophthalmologist
  • rcd4 PRA (new requirement effective 7/1/13)
  • DNA Repository (new requirement effective 7/1/13
Great Dane
  • Hip Dysplasia
  • Eye Examination by a boarded ACVO Ophthalmologist
  • Autoimmune thyroiditis
  • Cardiac Evaluation
Great Pyrenees
  • Hip Dysplasia
  • AVA (Australian Veterinay Association) HIPS
  • Patellar Luxation
  • Health Elective (One of the following tests)
    • Congenital Cardiac Exam
    • OFA thyroid evaluation from an approved laboratory
    • OFA Elbow Dysplasia Evaluation
    • OFA evaluation based on BAER test
    • OFA Shoulder OCD Evaluation
    • ACVO Eye Exam - Results registered with OFA
    • ACVO Eye Exam - Results registered with CERF
    • Canine Multifocal Retinopathy (CMR). Optigen test results registered   with the OFA. First Generation Offspring of tested dogs eligible for Clear By Parentage
    • Genetic Screening for Glanzmann's Thrombasthenia (GT). Auburn test results registered with the OFA. First Generation Offspring of tested dogs eligible for Clear By Parentage
Greater Swiss Mountain Dog
  • Hip Dysplasia
  • Elbow Dysplasia
  • Eye Examination by a boarded ACVO Ophthalmologist (Effective 7/1/15 the minimum eye exam age to qualify for CHIC is 18 months)
  • Shoulders
  • Anecdotal Data (Optional)
Greyhound
  • Cardiac Evaluation
  • DNA Repository