IRISH SETTER
   All Responding
889
 Males only
443
 Females only
421
General information
Where did you obtain this Irish Setter?
 DIRECTLY FROM A BREEDER 513 (57.7%)
 BRED IT YOURSELF 224 (25.2%)
 BREED RESCUE 59 (6.6%)
 OTHER 38 (4.3%)
 SHELTER 13 (1.5%)
 ISCA ONLINE BREEDER REFERRAL 5 (0.6%)
 ONLINE BREEDER 4 (0.4%)
 PET STORE 2 (0.2%)
 
Are you a member of a local or national dog club?
 Y 700 (78.7%)
 N 152 (17.1%)
 
If Yes, what type of dog club do you belong to?
 NATIONAL IRISH SETTER CLUB 637 (71.7%)
 LOCAL OR REGIONAL IRISH SETTER CLUB 505 (56.8%)
 LOCAL OR REGIONAL ALL BREED CLUB 117 (13.2%)
 LOCAL OR REGIONAL PERFORMANCE CLUB 59 (6.6%)
 
Dog Information
What sex is this dog?
 MALE 443 (49.8%) 443 (100%) 0 (0%)
 FEMALE 421 (47.4%) 0 (0%) 421 (100%)
 
Is this dog Living?
 Y 533 (60%) 267 (60.3%) 265 (62.9%)
 N 331 (37.2%) 175 (39.5%) 156 (37.1%)
 
Is this dog spayed/neutered?
 N 478 (53.8%) 283 (63.9%) 194 (46.1%)
 Y 381 (42.9%) 157 (35.4%) 224 (53.2%)
 
What is the overall health of this dog?
 EXCELLENT 458 (51.5%) 214 (48.3%) 244 (58%)
 GOOD 269 (30.3%) 149 (33.6%) 119 (28.3%)
 FAIR 83 (9.3%) 46 (10.4%) 37 (8.8%)
 POOR 29 (3.3%) 17 (3.8%) 12 (2.9%)
 BAD 8 (0.9%) 6 (1.4%) 2 (0.5%)
 
Has this dog had significant health issues/problems?
 N 499 (56.1%) 230 (51.9%) 269 (63.9%)
 Y 358 (40.3%) 210 (47.4%) 147 (34.9%)
 
If Yes, at what age did this dog begin having significant health issues?
 FROM 5 TO 10 YEARS OF AGE 124 (13.9%) 68 (15.3%) 55 (13.1%)
 OVER 10 YEARS OF AGE 85 (9.6%) 39 (8.8%) 46 (10.9%)
 FROM 2 TO 5 YEARS OF AGE 81 (9.1%) 43 (9.7%) 37 (8.8%)
 BETWEEN 6 MONTHS AND 2 YEARS 64 (7.2%) 38 (8.6%) 26 (6.2%)
 0-6 MONTHS 44 (4.9%) 37 (8.4%) 7 (1.7%)
 
Is this dog on flea/tick prevention?
 Y 504 (56.7%) 264 (59.6%) 239 (56.8%)
 N 333 (37.5%) 164 (37%) 169 (40.1%)
 
Is this dog on heartworm prevention?
 Y 597 (67.2%) 312 (70.4%) 285 (67.7%)
 N 249 (28%) 120 (27.1%) 128 (30.4%)
 
What vaccinations has this dog received?
 RABIES 786 (88.4%) 401 (90.5%) 384 (91.2%)
 DISTEMPER 720 (81%) 374 (84.4%) 345 (81.9%)
 PARVOVIRUS 671 (75.5%) 355 (80.1%) 315 (74.8%)
 BORDATELLA 437 (49.2%) 237 (53.5%) 199 (47.3%)
 LEPTOSPIROSIS 341 (38.4%) 177 (40%) 163 (38.7%)
 HEPATITIS 301 (33.9%) 150 (33.9%) 150 (35.6%)
 CORONAVIRUS 198 (22.3%) 98 (22.1%) 99 (23.5%)
 LYME 171 (19.2%) 92 (20.8%) 78 (18.5%)
 NO REGULAR VACCINATIONS 41 (4.6%) 21 (4.7%) 20 (4.8%)
 OTHER 25 (2.8%) 13 (2.9%) 11 (2.6%)
 NOSODES 11 (1.2%) 7 (1.6%) 3 (0.7%)
 
How frequently is this dog vaccinated?
 YEARLY 343 (38.6%) 189 (42.7%) 152 (36.1%)
 EVERY THREE YEARS 288 (32.4%) 133 (30%) 155 (36.8%)
 ONLY WHEN TITRES INDICATE MY DOG IS NOT PROTECTED 135 (15.2%) 66 (14.9%) 69 (16.4%)
 EVERY TWO YEARS 72 (8.1%) 37 (8.4%) 35 (8.3%)
 
Do you run titers on your dog?
 N 655 (73.7%) 340 (76.7%) 314 (74.6%)
 Y 176 (19.8%) 84 (19%) 92 (21.9%)
 
If you do run titers, how often do you run them?
 OTHER TITRE SCHEDULE 70 (7.9%) 36 (8.1%) 34 (8.1%)
 YEARLY 61 (6.9%) 30 (6.8%) 31 (7.4%)
 EVERY TWO YEARS 55 (6.2%) 23 (5.2%) 32 (7.6%)
 
What type(s) of food does this dog eat?
 DRY FOOD 788 (88.6%) 408 (92.1%) 379 (90%)
 CANNED FOOD 377 (42.4%) 196 (44.2%) 181 (43%)
 HOME COOKED 179 (20.1%) 102 (23%) 76 (18.1%)
 BARF (BONES AND RAW FOOD) 132 (14.8%) 63 (14.2%) 69 (16.4%)
 
Age at death
At what age did this dog die?
 OVER 10 YEARS OF AGE 205 (23.1%) 102 (23%) 103 (24.5%)
 FROM 5 TO 10 YEARS OF AGE 106 (11.9%) 61 (13.8%) 45 (10.7%)
 FROM 2 TO 5 YEARS OF AGE 16 (1.8%) 11 (2.5%) 5 (1.2%)
 BETWEEN 6 MONTHS AND 2 YEARS 5 (0.6%) 3 (0.7%) 2 (0.5%)
 
Was a necropsy performed?
 N 300 (33.7%) 161 (36.3%) 139 (33%)
 Y 27 (3%) 12 (2.7%) 15 (3.6%)
 
Was this dog euthanized?
 Y 254 (28.6%) 127 (28.7%) 127 (30.2%)
 N 76 (8.5%) 48 (10.8%) 28 (6.7%)
 
Health and treatments followup
List the type/brand(s) of flea/tick prevention this dog has received.
 FRONTLINE (NAME BRAND) 276 (31%) 147 (33.2%) 127 (30.2%)
 ADVANTIX 78 (8.8%) 39 (8.8%) 39 (9.3%)
 ADVANTAGE 74 (8.3%) 36 (8.1%) 38 (9%)
 OTHER 40 (4.5%) 21 (4.7%) 18 (4.3%)
 REVOLUTION 36 (4%) 15 (3.4%) 21 (5%)
 COMFORTIS 30 (3.4%) 14 (3.2%) 16 (3.8%)
 SENTINEL 26 (2.9%) 11 (2.5%) 15 (3.6%)
 FRONTLINE (GENERIC BRAND) 25 (2.8%) 13 (2.9%) 12 (2.9%)
 ADVANTAGE MULTI 17 (1.9%) 9 (2%) 8 (1.9%)
 CAPSTAR 9 (1%) 6 (1.4%) 3 (0.7%)
 FIPROGUARD PLUS 2 (0.2%) 0 (0%) 2 (0.5%)
 
List the type/brand(s) of heartworm prevention this dog has received
 INTERCEPTOR 191 (21.5%) 90 (20.3%) 101 (24%)
 HEARTGUARD PLUS 176 (19.8%) 101 (22.8%) 75 (17.8%)
 HEARTGUARD 139 (15.6%) 69 (15.6%) 70 (16.6%)
 IVERHART 53 (6%) 24 (5.4%) 29 (6.9%)
 OTHER 51 (5.7%) 23 (5.2%) 27 (6.4%)
 SENTINEL 40 (4.5%) 23 (5.2%) 17 (4%)
 REVOLUTION 33 (3.7%) 16 (3.6%) 17 (4%)
 ADVANTAGE MULTI 14 (1.6%) 8 (1.8%) 6 (1.4%)
 
Genetic Health Testing
Has this dog had an OFA hip evaluation?
 N 471 (53%) 270 (60.9%) 200 (47.5%)
 Y 382 (43%) 168 (37.9%) 213 (50.6%)
 
If yes, what OFA hip grade does this dog have?
 GOOD 246 (27.7%) 107 (24.2%) 139 (33%)
 EXCELLENT 88 (9.9%) 35 (7.9%) 52 (12.4%)
 FAIR 38 (4.3%) 17 (3.8%) 21 (5%)
 MILD 13 (1.5%) 5 (1.1%) 8 (1.9%)
 BORDERLINE 5 (0.6%) 3 (0.7%) 2 (0.5%)
 SEVERE 2 (0.2%) 1 (0.2%) 1 (0.2%)
 MODERATE 1 (0.1%) 0 (0%) 1 (0.2%)
 
Has this dog had a hip examination from another organization?
 N 772 (86.8%) 390 (88%) 380 (90.3%)
 Y 39 (4.4%) 21 (4.7%) 18 (4.3%)
 
If yes, what other organization(s) have evaluated this dog's hips?
 OTHER 24 (2.7%) 12 (2.7%) 12 (2.9%)
 PENNHIP 15 (1.7%) 9 (2%) 6 (1.4%)
 
Has this dog had an OFA exam for Elbow Dysplasia?
 N 747 (84%) 390 (88%) 356 (84.6%)
 Y 90 (10.1%) 37 (8.4%) 52 (12.4%)
 
If yes, what was the result of the dog's elbow dysplasia evaluation?
 NORMAL ELBOWS 91 (10.2%) 37 (8.4%) 53 (12.6%)
 GRADE 1 ELBOW DYSPLASIA 1 (0.1%) 1 (0.2%) 0 (0%)
 
Has this dog had an OFA exam for patellar luxation?
 N 776 (87.3%) 396 (89.4%) 378 (89.8%)
 Y 13 (1.5%) 6 (1.4%) 7 (1.7%)
 
If yes, what was the result of the dog's patellar luxation examination?
 PATELLAR LUXATION FREE 14 (1.6%) 6 (1.4%) 8 (1.9%)
 GRADE 1 PATELLAR LUXATION 1 (0.1%) 1 (0.2%) 0 (0%)
 
Has this dog had an OFA exam for thyroid disorders?
 N 670 (75.4%) 351 (79.2%) 318 (75.5%)
 Y 157 (17.7%) 69 (15.6%) 87 (20.7%)
 
What OFA thyroid designation was this dog given?
 THYROID NORMAL 163 (18.3%) 76 (17.2%) 86 (20.4%)
 IDIOPATHICALLY REDUCED THYROID FUNCTION 11 (1.2%) 7 (1.6%) 4 (1%)
 AUTOIMMUNE THYROIDITIS 10 (1.1%) 9 (2%) 1 (0.2%)
 EQUIVOCAL 7 (0.8%) 1 (0.2%) 6 (1.4%)
 
Has this dog had an OFA/CERF eye examination?
 N 674 (75.8%) 353 (79.7%) 320 (76%)
 Y 149 (16.8%) 65 (14.7%) 83 (19.7%)
 
Has this dog had a thyroid evaluation which was not via the OFA?
 N 549 (61.8%) 282 (63.7%) 266 (63.2%)
 Y 223 (25.1%) 116 (26.2%) 107 (25.4%)
 
What were the results of this dog's OFA ECR/CERF eye exam?
 CERF_NORM 156 (17.5%) 69 (15.6%) 86 (20.4%)
 CERF_ABNORM 11 (1.2%) 6 (1.4%) 5 (1.2%)
 OFA ECR/CERF NORMAL 4 (0.4%) 3 (0.7%) 1 (0.2%)
 ECR/CERF ABNORMAL/DID NOT RECEIVE ECR/CERF NUMBER 1 (0.1%) 1 (0.2%) 0 (0%)
 
Has this dog been DNA tested for CLAD?
 N 708 (79.6%) 370 (83.5%) 337 (80%)
 Y 138 (15.5%) 62 (14%) 75 (17.8%)
 
If yes, what were the results of the CLAD DNA test?
 CLEAR 139 (15.6%) 63 (14.2%) 75 (17.8%)
 
Has this dog been DNA tested for vWD?
 N 782 (88%) 402 (90.7%) 378 (89.8%)
 Y 37 (4.2%) 17 (3.8%) 20 (4.8%)
 
If yes, what were the results of the vWD DNA test?
 CLEAR 36 (4%) 17 (3.8%) 19 (4.5%)
 CARRIER 2 (0.2%) 1 (0.2%) 1 (0.2%)
 
Has this dog been Elisa tested for vWD?
 N 796 (89.5%) 414 (93.5%) 381 (90.5%)
 Y 16 (1.8%) 7 (1.6%) 9 (2.1%)
 
If yes, what were the results of the vWD Elisa test?
 NEGATIVE 15 (1.7%) 7 (1.6%) 8 (1.9%)
 
Has this dog been DNA tested by Optigen for rcd1 PRA?
 N 658 (74%) 346 (78.1%) 311 (73.9%)
 Y 158 (17.8%) 73 (16.5%) 84 (20%)
 
If yes, what were the results of this dog's rcd1 PRA DNA test?
 DNA CLEAR 163 (18.3%) 74 (16.7%) 88 (20.9%)
 DNA CARRIER 1 (0.1%) 0 (0%) 1 (0.2%)
 
Is this dog PRA genetically clear via Optigen rcd1 DNA testing of sire & dam?
 FIRST GENERATION 137 (15.4%) 72 (16.3%) 65 (15.4%)
 SECOND GENERATION 87 (9.8%) 47 (10.6%) 40 (9.5%)
 THIRD GENERATION 49 (5.5%) 23 (5.2%) 26 (6.2%)
 
Does this dog have a DNA profile registered with the Canine Health Information Center (CHIC)?
 N 654 (73.6%) 349 (78.8%) 303 (72%)
 Y 161 (18.1%) 74 (16.7%) 87 (20.7%)
 
Has this dog been DNA tested via the OFA or Animal Health Trust for rcd4 late onset PRA
 N 738 (83%) 383 (86.5%) 353 (83.8%)
 Y 74 (8.3%) 34 (7.7%) 40 (9.5%)
 
If yes, what were the results of this dog's rcd4 PRA DNA test?
 CLEAR 72 (8.1%) 35 (7.9%) 37 (8.8%)
 CARRIER 3 (0.3%) 0 (0%) 3 (0.7%)
 AFFECTED 2 (0.2%) 1 (0.2%) 1 (0.2%)
 
Cancer Questions
Has this dog been diagnosed with cancer or tumors?
 N 691 (77.7%) 365 (82.4%) 324 (77%)
 Y 169 (19%) 77 (17.4%) 92 (21.9%)
 
If yes, what cancer/tumor types has this dog been diagnosed with?
 OTHER CANCER 30 (3.4%) 15 (3.4%) 15 (3.6%)
 OSTEOSARCOMA 28 (3.1%) 13 (2.9%) 15 (3.6%)
 MAMMARY CANCER 20 (2.2%) 0 (0%) 20 (4.8%)
 HEMANGIOSARCOMA 17 (1.9%) 9 (2%) 8 (1.9%)
 GASTRIC 14 (1.6%) 5 (1.1%) 9 (2.1%)
 LYMPHOMA 13 (1.5%) 7 (1.6%) 6 (1.4%)
 TESTICULAR CANCER 8 (0.9%) 8 (1.8%) 0 (0%)
 MELANOMA 6 (0.7%) 6 (1.4%) 0 (0%)
 MAST CELL TUMOR 3 (0.3%) 1 (0.2%) 2 (0.5%)
 SQUAMOUS CELL CANCER 2 (0.2%) 1 (0.2%) 1 (0.2%)
 PANCREATIC CANCER 2 (0.2%) 1 (0.2%) 1 (0.2%)
 LEUKEMIA 2 (0.2%) 0 (0%) 2 (0.5%)
 SEBACEOUS GLAND CANCER 1 (0.1%) 0 (0%) 1 (0.2%)
 
Was this cancer diagnosis confirmed by biopsy/histology?
 Y 113 (12.7%) 56 (12.6%) 57 (13.5%)
 N 105 (11.8%) 51 (11.5%) 53 (12.6%)
 
How was this cancer treated?
 NO TREATMENT 80 (9%) 30 (6.8%) 50 (11.9%)
 SURGERY 58 (6.5%) 31 (7%) 27 (6.4%)
 A COMBINATION OF ALTERNATIVE AND TRADITIONAL TREATMENTS 14 (1.6%) 6 (1.4%) 8 (1.9%)
 CHEMOTHERAPY 10 (1.1%) 6 (1.4%) 4 (1%)
 RADIATION 3 (0.3%) 1 (0.2%) 2 (0.5%)
 ALTERNATIVE MEDICINE TREATMENT (ACUPUNCTURE, HERBAL, DIET, ETC.) 3 (0.3%) 1 (0.2%) 2 (0.5%)
 A COMBINATION OF RADIATION AND CHEMOTHERAPY 1 (0.1%) 1 (0.2%) 0 (0%)
 
Cancer Treatment Followups
What was the survival time after the cancer diagnosis when no treatment was done except palliative (pain relief) treatment?
 LESS THAN 1 MONTH 47 (5.3%) 17 (3.8%) 30 (7.1%)
 LESS THAN 3 MONTHS 8 (0.9%) 4 (0.9%) 4 (1%)
 LESS THAN 6 MONTHS 6 (0.7%) 2 (0.5%) 4 (1%)
 LESS THAN 1 YEAR 4 (0.4%) 1 (0.2%) 3 (0.7%)
 OVER 3 YEARS 2 (0.2%) 0 (0%) 2 (0.5%)
 1 TO 3 YEARS 2 (0.2%) 1 (0.2%) 1 (0.2%)
 
What was the survival time after this cancer diagnosis when the treatment was chemotherapy only?
 LESS THAN 3 MONTHS 5 (0.6%) 4 (0.9%) 1 (0.2%)
 OVER 3 YEARS 2 (0.2%) 1 (0.2%) 1 (0.2%)
 LESS THAN 6 MONTHS 2 (0.2%) 0 (0%) 2 (0.5%)
 LESS THAN 1 YEAR 2 (0.2%) 2 (0.5%) 0 (0%)
 
What was the survival time after this cancer diagnosis when the treatment was radiation only?
 1 TO 3 YEARS 2 (0.2%) 0 (0%) 2 (0.5%)
 OVER 3 YEARS 1 (0.1%) 1 (0.2%) 0 (0%)
 
What was the survival time after this cancer diagnosis when the treatment was chemotherapy and radiation?
 LESS THAN 6 MONTHS 1 (0.1%) 1 (0.2%) 0 (0%)
 
What was the survival time after this cancer diagnosis when the treatment was alternative therapies only?
 1 TO 3 YEARS 2 (0.2%) 1 (0.2%) 1 (0.2%)
 LESS THAN 3 MONTHS 1 (0.1%) 0 (0%) 1 (0.2%)
 
What was the survival time after this cancer diagnosis when the treatment was surgery only?
 OVER 3 YEARS 25 (2.8%) 12 (2.7%) 13 (3.1%)
 1 TO 3 YEARS 12 (1.3%) 7 (1.6%) 5 (1.2%)
 LESS THAN 6 MONTHS 7 (0.8%) 4 (0.9%) 3 (0.7%)
 LESS THAN 1 MONTH 5 (0.6%) 3 (0.7%) 2 (0.5%)
 LESS THAN 3 MONTHS 3 (0.3%) 2 (0.5%) 1 (0.2%)
 LESS THAN 1 YEAR 3 (0.3%) 1 (0.2%) 2 (0.5%)
 
What was the survival time after this cancer diagnosis when the treatment was a combination ?
 LESS THAN 6 MONTHS 5 (0.6%) 3 (0.7%) 2 (0.5%)
 LESS THAN 1 YEAR 5 (0.6%) 1 (0.2%) 4 (1%)
 OVER 3 YEARS 1 (0.1%) 0 (0%) 1 (0.2%)
 LESS THAN 1 MONTH 1 (0.1%) 1 (0.2%) 0 (0%)
 1 TO 3 YEARS 1 (0.1%) 0 (0%) 1 (0.2%)
 
Gastrointestinal Questions
Has this dog been diagnosed with gastrointestinal issues?
 N 700 (78.7%) 344 (77.7%) 354 (84.1%)
 Y 155 (17.4%) 93 (21%) 62 (14.7%)
 
If yes, what types of gastrointestinal problems has this dog been diagnosed with?
 BLOAT WITH TORSION 64 (7.2%) 33 (7.4%) 31 (7.4%)
 INFLAMMATORY BOWEL DISEASE 36 (4%) 28 (6.3%) 8 (1.9%)
 OTHER 27 (3%) 21 (4.7%) 6 (1.4%)
 COLITIS 24 (2.7%) 14 (3.2%) 10 (2.4%)
 BLOAT WITHOUT TORSION 13 (1.5%) 8 (1.8%) 5 (1.2%)
 MEGAESOPHAGUS 9 (1%) 6 (1.4%) 3 (0.7%)
 
Cardiac Questions
Has this dog been diagnosed with cardiac issues?
 N 828 (93.1%) 417 (94.1%) 409 (97.1%)
 Y 30 (3.4%) 21 (4.7%) 9 (2.1%)
 
If yes, what cardiac disorders has this dog been diagnosed with?
 HEART MURMUR 15 (1.7%) 12 (2.7%) 3 (0.7%)
 CONGESTIVE HEART FAILURE 8 (0.9%) 6 (1.4%) 2 (0.5%)
 OTHER 6 (0.7%) 4 (0.9%) 2 (0.5%)
 MITRAL VALVE DEFECT 3 (0.3%) 3 (0.7%) 0 (0%)
 DEGENERATIVE VALVE DISEASE 2 (0.2%) 1 (0.2%) 1 (0.2%)
 CARDIOMYOPATHY 2 (0.2%) 2 (0.5%) 0 (0%)
 TRICUSPID VALVE DEFECT 1 (0.1%) 1 (0.2%) 0 (0%)
 SUBAORTIC STENOSIS 1 (0.1%) 0 (0%) 1 (0.2%)
 
Respiratory Questions
Has this dog been diagnosed with respiratory disorders?
 N 823 (92.6%) 411 (92.8%) 410 (97.4%)
 Y 36 (4%) 27 (6.1%) 9 (2.1%)
 
If yes, what respiratory disorders has this dog been diagnosed with?
 LARYNGEAL PARALYSIS 18 (2%) 15 (3.4%) 3 (0.7%)
 OTHER 12 (1.3%) 7 (1.6%) 5 (1.2%)
 COLLAPSED TRACHEA 2 (0.2%) 1 (0.2%) 0 (0%)
 
Eye Questions
Has this dog been diagnosed with eye disease/issues?
 N 768 (86.4%) 392 (88.5%) 374 (88.8%)
 Y 91 (10.2%) 47 (10.6%) 43 (10.2%)
 
If yes, what eye disorders has this dog been diagnosed with?
 ENTROPION 27 (3%) 16 (3.6%) 11 (2.6%)
 CATARACTS 26 (2.9%) 8 (1.8%) 18 (4.3%)
 OTHER 15 (1.7%) 9 (2%) 5 (1.2%)
 DRY EYE 11 (1.2%) 6 (1.4%) 5 (1.2%)
 CHERRY EYE 6 (0.7%) 4 (0.9%) 2 (0.5%)
 JUVENILE CATARACTS 4 (0.4%) 3 (0.7%) 1 (0.2%)
 GLAUCOMA 3 (0.3%) 1 (0.2%) 2 (0.5%)
 DISTICHIASIS 3 (0.3%) 1 (0.2%) 2 (0.5%)
 PROGRESSIVE RETINAL ATROPHY (PRA) 2 (0.2%) 1 (0.2%) 1 (0.2%)
 ECTROPION 2 (0.2%) 1 (0.2%) 1 (0.2%)
 CORNEAL ULCER 2 (0.2%) 1 (0.2%) 0 (0%)
 RETINAL DYSPLASIA 1 (0.1%) 1 (0.2%) 0 (0%)
 
Ear Questions
Has this dog been diagnosed with any ear issues?
 N 699 (78.6%) 359 (81%) 337 (80%)
 Y 155 (17.4%) 80 (18.1%) 75 (17.8%)
 
If yes, what ear disorders has this dog been diagnosed with?
 CHRONIC EAR INFECTION 122 (13.7%) 64 (14.4%) 58 (13.8%)
 OTHER 20 (2.2%) 13 (2.9%) 7 (1.7%)
 TOTAL EAR CANAL ABLATION (TECA) 7 (0.8%) 4 (0.9%) 3 (0.7%)
 DEAFNESS, BILATERAL (BOTH EARS) 3 (0.3%) 1 (0.2%) 2 (0.5%)
 MALFORMATION OF THE EAR CANAL 2 (0.2%) 1 (0.2%) 1 (0.2%)
 DEAFNESS, UNILATERAL (ONE EAR) 2 (0.2%) 1 (0.2%) 1 (0.2%)
 
Neurologic Questions
Has this dog been diagnosed with any neurologic issues?
 N 764 (85.9%) 375 (84.7%) 386 (91.7%)
 Y 88 (9.9%) 61 (13.8%) 26 (6.2%)
 
If yes, what neurological and/or muscular disorders has this dog been diagnosed with?
 EPILEPSY 39 (4.4%) 30 (6.8%) 8 (1.9%)
 INTERVERTEBRAL DISC DISEASE 18 (2%) 8 (1.8%) 10 (2.4%)
 OTHER 15 (1.7%) 8 (1.8%) 7 (1.7%)
 DEGENERATIVE MYELOPATHY 15 (1.7%) 10 (2.3%) 5 (1.2%)
 SPINAL STENOSIS 14 (1.6%) 8 (1.8%) 6 (1.4%)
 ATAXIA 12 (1.3%) 8 (1.8%) 4 (1%)
 LUMBOSACRAL STENOSIS 4 (0.4%) 2 (0.5%) 2 (0.5%)
 SPINAL DEMYELINATION 2 (0.2%) 1 (0.2%) 1 (0.2%)
 
Skin Questions
Has this dog been diagnosed with any skin disorders?
 N 739 (83.1%) 363 (81.9%) 372 (88.4%)
 Y 109 (12.3%) 72 (16.3%) 37 (8.8%)
 
If yes, what skin disorders has this dog been diagnosed with?
 ALLERGIES, ENVIRONMENTAL FACTORS 43 (4.8%) 27 (6.1%) 16 (3.8%)
 ALLERGIES, FOOD 42 (4.7%) 28 (6.3%) 14 (3.3%)
 ALLERGIES, SEASONAL 39 (4.4%) 27 (6.1%) 12 (2.9%)
 STAPH INFECTIONS 23 (2.6%) 16 (3.6%) 7 (1.7%)
 YEAST INFECTIONS 20 (2.2%) 10 (2.3%) 10 (2.4%)
 OTHER 17 (1.9%) 8 (1.8%) 9 (2.1%)
 ALOPECIA 10 (1.1%) 5 (1.1%) 5 (1.2%)
 DEMODECTIC MANGE 8 (0.9%) 5 (1.1%) 3 (0.7%)
 AUTOIMMUNE SKIN DISEASE 6 (0.7%) 4 (0.9%) 2 (0.5%)
 SEBORRHEA 3 (0.3%) 0 (0%) 3 (0.7%)
 
Liver Questions
Has this dog been diagnosed with any liver disorders?
 N 839 (94.4%) 426 (96.2%) 408 (96.9%)
 Y 22 (2.5%) 14 (3.2%) 8 (1.9%)
 
If yes, what liver disorders has this dog been diagnosed with?
 OTHER 12 (1.3%) 8 (1.8%) 4 (1%)
 
Orthopedic Questions
Has this dog been diagnosed with any orthopedic issues?
 N 623 (70.1%) 313 (70.7%) 306 (72.7%)
 Y 216 (24.3%) 118 (26.6%) 97 (23%)
 
If yes, what orthopedic disorders has this dog been diagnosed with?
 ARTHRITIS 113 (12.7%) 64 (14.4%) 48 (11.4%)
 SPONDYLOSIS 87 (9.8%) 43 (9.7%) 43 (10.2%)
 HIP DYSPLASIA 30 (3.4%) 18 (4.1%) 12 (2.9%)
 HYPERTROPHIC OSTEODYSTROPHY (HOD) 29 (3.3%) 18 (4.1%) 11 (2.6%)
 PANOSTEITIS 17 (1.9%) 11 (2.5%) 6 (1.4%)
 OTHER 14 (1.6%) 7 (1.6%) 7 (1.7%)
 OSTEOCHONDROSIS DESSICANS (OCD) 8 (0.9%) 6 (1.4%) 2 (0.5%)
 VERTEBRAL ANOMALIES 6 (0.7%) 2 (0.5%) 4 (1%)
 CRUCIATE LIGAMENT RUPTURE 4 (0.4%) 1 (0.2%) 3 (0.7%)
 PATELLAR LUXATION 2 (0.2%) 1 (0.2%) 0 (0%)
 ELBOW DYSPLASIA 2 (0.2%) 2 (0.5%) 0 (0%)
 
Blood /Lymph Questions
Has this dog been diagnosed with any blood/lymph disorders?
 N 851 (95.7%) 432 (97.5%) 414 (98.3%)
 Y 11 (1.2%) 8 (1.8%) 3 (0.7%)
 
If yes, what blood or lymphatic system disorders has this dog been diagnosed with?
 ANEMIA 4 (0.4%) 2 (0.5%) 2 (0.5%)
 AUTOIMMUNE HEMOLYTIC ANEMIA 3 (0.3%) 3 (0.7%) 0 (0%)
 OTHER 2 (0.2%) 1 (0.2%) 1 (0.2%)
 PLATELET ABNORMALITY 1 (0.1%) 0 (0%) 1 (0.2%)
 IDIOPATHIC THROMBOCYTOPENIA 1 (0.1%) 0 (0%) 1 (0.2%)
 
Endocrine Questions
Has this dog been diagnosed with any endocrine system disorders?
 N 744 (83.7%) 376 (84.9%) 364 (86.5%)
 Y 103 (11.6%) 55 (12.4%) 47 (11.2%)
 
If yes, what endocrine disorders has this dog been diagnosed with?
 HYPOTHYROID 69 (7.8%) 40 (9%) 29 (6.9%)
 PANCREATITIS 26 (2.9%) 14 (3.2%) 12 (2.9%)
 DIABETES MELLITUS 12 (1.3%) 5 (1.1%) 7 (1.7%)
 HYPERTHYROID 9 (1%) 3 (0.7%) 5 (1.2%)
 CUSHING'S DISEASE 9 (1%) 6 (1.4%) 3 (0.7%)
 ADDISON'S DISEASE 4 (0.4%) 3 (0.7%) 1 (0.2%)
 OTHER 3 (0.3%) 1 (0.2%) 2 (0.5%)
 PITUITARY DISEASE 1 (0.1%) 1 (0.2%) 0 (0%)
 
Kidney Questions
Has this dog been diagnosed with any kidney disorders?
 N 820 (92.2%) 418 (94.4%) 397 (94.3%)
 Y 45 (5.1%) 23 (5.2%) 22 (5.2%)
 
If yes, what kidney disorders has this dog been diagnosed with?
 OTHER 16 (1.8%) 9 (2%) 7 (1.7%)
 CHRONIC URINARY TRACT INFECTION 14 (1.6%) 6 (1.4%) 8 (1.9%)
 BLADDER AND KIDNEY STONES 9 (1%) 7 (1.6%) 2 (0.5%)
 RENAL DYSPLASIA 4 (0.4%) 1 (0.2%) 3 (0.7%)
 FAMILIAL KIDNEY DISEASE 3 (0.3%) 1 (0.2%) 2 (0.5%)
 
Reproductive Questions
Has this dog been diagnosed with any reproductive disorders?
 N 768 (86.4%) 413 (93.2%) 351 (83.4%)
 Y 91 (10.2%) 28 (6.3%) 62 (14.7%)
 
If yes, what reproductive disorders has this dog been diagnosed with?
 FALSE PREGNANCY 40 (4.5%) 0 (0%) 40 (9.5%)
 PYOMETRA 17 (1.9%) 0 (0%) 16 (3.8%)
 CRYPTORCHID/MONORCHID 11 (1.2%) 11 (2.5%) 0 (0%)
 FAILURE TO CONCEIVE 10 (1.1%) 0 (0%) 10 (2.4%)
 PROSTATITIS 8 (0.9%) 8 (1.8%) 0 (0%)
 OTHER 8 (0.9%) 2 (0.5%) 6 (1.4%)
 IRREGULAR HEAT CYCLE 8 (0.9%) 0 (0%) 8 (1.9%)
 MASTITIS 6 (0.7%) 0 (0%) 6 (1.4%)
 GENITAL INFECTION 4 (0.4%) 1 (0.2%) 3 (0.7%)
 ABNORMAL SPERM 4 (0.4%) 4 (0.9%) 0 (0%)
 TESTICULAR ATROPHY 2 (0.2%) 2 (0.5%) 0 (0%)
 STERILITY 2 (0.2%) 2 (0.5%) 0 (0%)
 LITTER RESORPTION 2 (0.2%) 0 (0%) 2 (0.5%)
 CYSTIC OVARIES 2 (0.2%) 0 (0%) 2 (0.5%)
 
Dental Questions
Has this dog been diagnosed with any dental disorders?
 N 772 (86.8%) 391 (88.3%) 376 (89.3%)
 Y 83 (9.3%) 46 (10.4%) 37 (8.8%)
 
If yes, what dental disorders has this dog been diagnosed with?
 PERIODONTAL DISEASE 16 (1.8%) 3 (0.7%) 13 (3.1%)
 DROPPED INCISORS 13 (1.5%) 8 (1.8%) 5 (1.2%)
 UNDERBITE 12 (1.3%) 7 (1.6%) 5 (1.2%)
 RETAINED DECIDUOUS (PUPPY) TEETH 12 (1.3%) 5 (1.1%) 7 (1.7%)
 EXTRANUMERARY TEETH 11 (1.2%) 8 (1.8%) 3 (0.7%)
 OTHER 9 (1%) 6 (1.4%) 3 (0.7%)
 MISALIGNED TEETH 8 (0.9%) 5 (1.1%) 3 (0.7%)
 MISSING TEETH 6 (0.7%) 3 (0.7%) 3 (0.7%)
 OVERBITE 4 (0.4%) 3 (0.7%) 1 (0.2%)
 WRY MOUTH 2 (0.2%) 2 (0.5%) 0 (0%)
 BASE NARROW TEETH 2 (0.2%) 0 (0%) 2 (0.5%)
 
Allergy Questions
Has this dog been diagnosed with any allergy disorders?
 N 726 (81.7%) 356 (80.4%) 364 (86.5%)
 Y 125 (14.1%) 79 (17.8%) 46 (10.9%)
 
If yes, what allergy disorders has this dog been diagnosed with?
 FOOD ALLERGIES 69 (7.8%) 48 (10.8%) 21 (5%)
 ATOPY (INHALANT) SEASONAL 44 (4.9%) 27 (6.1%) 17 (4%)
 FLEA ALLERGIES 28 (3.1%) 16 (3.6%) 12 (2.9%)
 TOPICAL/CONTACT ALLERGIES 21 (2.4%) 14 (3.2%) 7 (1.7%)
 OTHER ALLERGIES 14 (1.6%) 5 (1.1%) 9 (2.1%)
 ATOPY (INHALANT) NON-SEASONAL 12 (1.3%) 8 (1.8%) 4 (1%)
 DRUG ALLERGIES 7 (0.8%) 5 (1.1%) 2 (0.5%)
 
Immune System Questions
Has this dog been diagnosed with any immune system disorders?
 N 829 (93.3%) 419 (94.6%) 404 (96%)
 Y 22 (2.5%) 14 (3.2%) 8 (1.9%)
 
If yes, what immune system disorders has this dog been diagnosed with?
 OTHER IMMMUNE SYSTEM DISORDER 10 (1.1%) 7 (1.6%) 3 (0.7%)
 IMMUNE-MEDIATED HYPOTHYROIDISM 6 (0.7%) 4 (0.9%) 2 (0.5%)
 AUTOIMMUNE HEMOLYTIC ANEMIA 4 (0.4%) 4 (0.9%) 0 (0%)
 SYSTEMIC LUPUS ERYTHEMATOSIS 1 (0.1%) 1 (0.2%) 0 (0%)
 MYASTHENIA GRAVIS 1 (0.1%) 1 (0.2%) 0 (0%)
 DISCOID LUPUS 1 (0.1%) 0 (0%) 1 (0.2%)
 
Temperament/Aggression Questions
Does this dog have or show aggression or temperament issues/disorders?
 N 665 (74.8%) 335 (75.6%) 325 (77.2%)
 Y 185 (20.8%) 96 (21.7%) 88 (20.9%)
 
If yes, what temperament/aggression issues has this dog shown?
 FEAR OF STORMS 75 (8.4%) 31 (7%) 44 (10.5%)
 SHYNESS 39 (4.4%) 19 (4.3%) 19 (4.5%)
 FEAR OF NOISE 39 (4.4%) 16 (3.6%) 23 (5.5%)
 OTHER 34 (3.8%) 21 (4.7%) 13 (3.1%)
 AGGRESSIVE TO DOGS WITHIN HOUSEHOLD 32 (3.6%) 12 (2.7%) 20 (4.8%)
 SEPARATION ANXIETY 30 (3.4%) 22 (5%) 8 (1.9%)
 RESERVED 27 (3%) 13 (2.9%) 14 (3.3%)
 AGGRESSIVE TO PEOPLE 15 (1.7%) 10 (2.3%) 5 (1.2%)
 AGGRESSIVE WITH ALL DOGS 9 (1%) 5 (1.1%) 4 (1%)
 RAGE SYNDROME 3 (0.3%) 3 (0.7%) 0 (0%)
 
Breeding status
Has this dog had puppies?
 N 641 (72.1%) 360 (81.3%) 277 (65.8%)
 Y 225 (25.3%) 80 (18.1%) 143 (34%)
 
Has this dog produced puppies with congenital abnormalities?
 N 520 (58.5%) 267 (60.3%) 252 (59.9%)
 Y 23 (2.6%) 8 (1.8%) 15 (3.6%)
 
Has this dog produced stillborn puppies?
 N 477 (53.7%) 256 (57.8%) 220 (52.3%)
 Y 65 (7.3%) 17 (3.8%) 48 (11.4%)
 
puppy numbers
How many puppies has this dog produced?
 FOUR TO 10 107 (12%) 37 (8.4%) 69 (16.4%)
 10 TO 20 76 (8.5%) 22 (5%) 54 (12.8%)
 OVER 30 PUPPIES 15 (1.7%) 12 (2.7%) 3 (0.7%)
 20 TO 30 13 (1.5%) 6 (1.4%) 7 (1.7%)
 THREE OR FEWER 12 (1.3%) 3 (0.7%) 8 (1.9%)
 
What congenital defects has this dog produced?
 OTHER CONGENITAL DEFECT 12 (1.3%) 3 (0.7%) 9 (2.1%)
 HERNIA, UMBILICAL 7 (0.8%) 3 (0.7%) 4 (1%)
 CLEFT PALATE 6 (0.7%) 1 (0.2%) 5 (1.2%)