We genetically test our parents for a variety of Australian Shepherd diseases including:
Collie Eye Anomaly,
hereditary Cataracts (Australian Shepherd Types),
Intestinal Cobalamin Malabsorption (Australian Shepherd Type) Intestinal Cobalamin Malabsorption (Border Collie Type),
Multidrug Resistance 1,
Multifocal Retinopathy 1,
Neuronal Ceroid Lipofuscinosis 6,
Neuronal Ceroid Lipofuscinosis 8 (Australian Shepherd Type),
Progressive Retinal Atrophy, Progressive Rod-Done Degeneration.
(Wyatt's Panel is Completely Clear)
Doc has a clear panel. He is the son of Annie and Wyatt, so he was cleared by parentage and also tested.
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Cali is a carrier for Multidrug resistance which is a Collie Drug resistance trait. Most vets will not give collie drugs to Australian Shepherds because of this commonality
Annie's panel is completely clear with the exception of being a carrier of Intestinal Cobalamin Malabsorption and is a carrier for Multidrug resistance which is a Collie Drug resistance trait. Most vets will not give collie drugs to Australian Shepherds because of this commonality.