These are the required tests for a Barbet to be listed on OFA's CHIC database. Remember, dogs do not need passing scores for a CHIC number. The goal is an open database where all results are known. No dog is perfect, and the knowledge of these tests helps us breed dogs more safely. 

Hip Dysplasia

OFA Evaluation - OR
OVC Evaluation - OR
PennHIP Evaluation

Elbow Dysplasia

OFA Evaluation - OR
OVC Evaluation

Eye Examination by a boarded ACVO Ophthalmologist- minimum age 12 months, recommend CERF eye exam prior to onset of breeding and then periodically thereafter.

Results registered with OFA - OR
Results registered with CERF

AKC or UKC DNA Profile (Optional)





Barbet CHIC Requirements