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"S" Breeds Required and Optional Health Tests

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

Breed Required and Optional Tests
Samoyed
  • Eye Examination by a boarded ACVO Ophthalmologist, minimum age 1 year
  • Hip Dysplasia
  • Progressive Retinal Atrophy (X-L PRA) DNA Test
  • Cardiac Evaluation
  • RD/OSD
Schipperke
  • Autoimmune thyroiditis
  • Patellar Luxation
  • Eye Examination by a boarded ACVO Ophthalmologist
  • Mucopolysaccharidosis type IIIB (MPS IIIB) (Optional)
  • Cardiac Evaluation (Optional)
  • Hips (Optional)
Scottish Deerhound
  • Cardiac Evaluation
  • FACTOR VII Deficiency DNA test
  • Serum Bile Acid Test (Optional)
Scottish Terrier
  • von Willebrand's Disease
  • Patellar Luxation
  • Elective - ONE of the following tests:
    • OFA Thyroid Evaluation from an approved lab
    • Eye Evaluation with results registered with OFA
    • Craniomandibular Osteopathy 
Sealyham Terrier
  • Eye Examination by a boarded ACVO Ophthalmologist- Yearly Exams Recommended
  • Primary Lens Luxation
Shetland Sheepdog
  • Hip Dysplasia
  • Eye Examination by a boarded ACVO Ophthalmologist- Recommend evaluation every year until age 5, every 2 years thereafter until age 9.
  • Electives (Two from the following)
    • OFA Elbow Dysplasia Evaluation
    • vWD - VetGen DNA results registered with the OFA. First Generation Offspring of t   tested dogs eligible for Clear By Parentage
    • MDR1 - Washington State University Veterinary Clinical Pharmacology Lab test results registered with the OFA - WSU VCPL. First Generation Offspring of tested dogs eligible for Clear By Parentage
    • OFA Thyroid Evaluation from an approved laboratory - Recommend testing at ages 2, 4, and 7.
    • Collie Eye Anomoly (CEA) Optigen test results registered with the OFA. First Generation Offspring of tested dogs eligible for Clear By Parentage
  • Cardiac Evaluation (Optional)
  • Dentition (Optional)
  • Temperament Test (Optional)
Shiba Inu
  • Hip Dysplasia
  • Eye Examination by a boarded ACVO Ophthalmologist
  • Patellar Luxation
Shih Tzu
  • Hip Dysplasia
  • Eye Examination by a boarded ACVO Ophthalmologist
  • Patellar Luxation
Siberian Husky
  • Eye Examination by a boarded ACVO Ophthalmologist- min age 12 months
  • Hip Dysplasia
Silky Terrier
  • Eye Examination by a boarded ACVO Ophthalmologist
  • Patellar Luxation
Smooth Fox Terrier
  • Cardiac Evaluation
  • Patellar Luxation
Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier
  • Eye Examination by a boarded ACVO Ophthalmologist
  • Hip Dysplasia
Spanish Water Dog
  • Hip Dysplasia
  • Eye Examination by a boarded ACVO Ophthalmologist- annual examination recommended - also recommend Gonioscopy as part of the eye exam.
  • Autoimmune thyroiditis
  • prcd-PRA DNA Test
  • Elbow Dysplasia (Optional)
Spinone Italiano
  • Eye Examination by a boarded ACVO Ophthalmologist- Recommend annual exams beginning at 1 year of age
  • Hip Dysplasia
  • Elbow Dysplasia
  • Autoimmune thyroiditis (Optional)
  • Cardiac Evaluation (Optional)
St. Bernard
  • Hip Dysplasia - Min Age 24 Months
  • Elbow Dysplasia - Min Age 24 Months
  • Eye Examination by a boarded ACVO Ophthalmologist - Min Age 22 Months
  • Cardiac Evaluation - Min Age 24 Months
  • Degenerative Myelopathy
  • Autoimmune thyroiditis (Optional)
Staffordshire Bull Terrier
  • Hip Dysplasia
  • Eye Examination by a boarded ACVO Ophthalmologist - min age 1 year
  • L2HGA DNA Test
  • Hereditary Cataracts DNA Test
  • Patellar Luxation (Optional)
  • Elbow Dysplasia (Optional)
  • Cardiac Evaluation (Optional)
Standard Schnauzer
  • Hip Dysplasia
  • Eye Examination by a boarded ACVO Ophthalmologist- minimum age 24 months, recommend every other year until age 7
  • Dilated Cardiomyopathy (DCM)
  • Cardiac Evaluation (Optional)
  • Autoimmune thyroiditis (Optional)
  • DNA Repository (Optional)
Swedish Vallhund
  • Eye Examination by a boarded ACVO Ophthalmologist
  • Hip Dysplasia