Health Testing

The Irish Wolfhound Foundation will sponsor screening for cardiac health at the show site on Wednesday, May 15 and Thursday, May 16.

Echocardiograms & EKGs

  • EKG and auscultation for OFA certification - $60 per dog
  • Echocardiograms/EKG for healthy dogs 2-7 years - $175 per dog
  • Echocardiograms/EKG for dogs 8 or older OR hounds of any age who have been diagnosed with Atrial Fibrillation - $100 per dog

The data goes to the IWF Life Cycle Study (EKGs) and the OFA statistical databases. Dogs are eligible for CHIC/OFA registration. The IWF will also be collecting blood for the IWF DNA data bank.

Sign up on line for heart testing or contact:
Frances Abrams
(937) 371-3609

Pre-registration deadline May 1, 2019.

This page was last updated 06/23/2019.