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Information included in this database includes, Disease or Disorder Name, Description, How Transferred, What to look for, How the condition is transferred, Treatment, Veterinary Information, Breeding Concerns, and a list of the breeds known to be affected. This is an invaluable tool to assist breeders in their breeding programs and the public to help determine possible diagnosis of their dogs.

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ID Name Type Disease Abbreviation Known Breeds Affected
61 Acanthosis Nigricans Skin ANx Dachshund
60 Acral Lick Dermatitis (lick granuloma) Skin ALDx Doberman pinscher\nGerman shepherd\nIrish setter\nLabrador retriever\nGreat Dane
59 Acral Mutilation Syndrome Skin AMSx German shorthaired pointer\nPointer (English pointer)
97 Atopy Immune ATPYx Shar-pei (Chinese shar-pei)\nBichon frise\nBoston terrier\nBoxer\nCairn terrier\nCocker spaniel, American\nDalmatian\nEnglish setter\nFox terrier, wire hair\nGolden retriever\nIrish setter\nLabrador retriever\nLhasa apso\nPoodle, miniature\nPug\nSchnauzer, miniature\nScottish terrier\nWest Highland white terrier\nAmerican pit bull terrier\nNorwich terrier\nSkye terrier
163 Atrial Septal Defect (ASD) Cardiovascular ASDx Boxer\nDoberman pinscher\nOld English sheepdog\nSamoyed
64 Brachycephalic Syndrome Respiratory BRACS English (British) bulldog\nFrench bulldog\nLhasa apso\nPekingese\nPug\nShar-pei (Chinese shar-pei)\nShih tzu\nCavalier King Charles spaniel\nStaffordshire bull terrier
96 Bullous Pemphigoid Immune BPx Collie (rough and smooth)\n
58 Canine Acne Skin CACx NA
175 Canine cyclic hematopoiesis Blood CCH Collie
143 Cataracts Eye CATRx Basenji\nBeagle\nBearded collie\nBedlington terrier\nBelgian sheepdog\nBelgian Tervuren\nBichon frise\nBorder collie\nBorder terrier\nBoston terrier\nBouvier des Flandres\nBrussels Griffon\nCairn terrier\nCavalier King Charles spaniel\nChesapeake Bay retriever\nChow chow\nClumber spaniel\nCocker spaniel, American\nCocker spaniel, English\nCollie (rough and smooth)\nCurly coated retriever\nDachshund\nDalmatian\nDoberman pinscher\nEnglish springer spaniel\nEnglish toy spaniel\nFlat-coated retriever\nFox terrier, smooth\nFox terrier, wire hair\nGerman shepherd\nGerman shorthaired pointer\nGolden retriever\nGordon setter\nGreat Dane\nHavanese\nIrish setter\nIrish water spaniel\nIrish wolfhound\nJapanese Chin\nLabrador retriever\nLhasa apso\nMastiff\nNewfoundland\nNorfolk terrier\nNorwegian elkhound\nNorwich terrier\nNova Scotia duck tolling retriever\nOld English sheepdog\nPapillon\nParson (Jack) Russell terrier\nPekingese\nPembroke Welsh corgi\nPoodle, miniature\nPoodle, standard\nPortuguese water dog\nRottweiler\nSaint Bernard\nSamoyed\nSchnauzer, miniature\nSchnauzer, standard\nScottish terrier\nShar-pei (Chinese shar-pei)\nShetland sheepdog\nShih tzu\nSiberian husky\nSoft coated wheaten terrier\nStaffordshire bull terrier\nTibetan spaniel\nTibetan terrier\nWelsh springer spaniel\nWest Highland white terrier\nWhippet\nYorkshire terrier\nAffenpinscher\nAmerican Staffordshire terrier\nAmerican water spaniel\nBluetick coonhound\nBorzoi\nBoxer\nField spaniel\nFrench bulldog\nGerman wirehaired pointer\nIbizan hound\nKeeshond\nKerry blue terrier\nKuvasz\nLakeland terrier\nLowchen\nManchester terrier\nMiniature pinscher\nNeapolitan mastiff\nPointer (English pointer)\nPomeranian\nPoodle, toy\nPug\nPuli\nRhodesian ridgeback\nSchipperke\nSealyham terrier\nSilky terrier\nSussex spaniel
87 Cerebellar abiotrophy(ataxia) Nervous System CAx Airedale terrier\nAustralian kelpie\nBeagle\nBernese mountain dog\nBorder collie\nBrittany\nBull mastiff\nChow Chow\nCollie (rough and smooth)\nCoton de tulear\nGordon setter\nIrish setter\nKerry blue terrier\nLabrador retriever\nOld English sheepdog\nParson (Jack) Russell terrier\nPoodle, miniature\nRhodesian ridgeback\nSamoyed\nHarrier
86 Cerebellar Hypoplasia Nervous System CHYPx Chow Chow\nIrish setter
112 Cervical vertebral instability (Wobbler syndrome) Musculoskeletal WOBLR Doberman pinscher\nGreat Dane\nBasset hound\nBeagle\nBorzoi\nBoxer\nBull mastiff\nChow chow\nFox terrier, smooth\nFox terrier, wire hair\nGerman shepherd\nGreat Pyrenees\nIrish setter\nIrish wolfhound\nLabrador retriever\nOld English sheepdog\nRhodesian ridgeback\nRottweiler\nGolden retriever
85 Chiari-like malformation (CM) and syringomyelia (SM) Nervous System CLMx Cavalier King Charles spaniel\nBrussels Griffon\nChihuahua
126 Chronic Hepatitis Gastrointestinal CHx Bedlington terrier\nCocker spaniel, American\nCocker spaniel, English\nDoberman pinscher\nSkye terrier\nWest Highland white terrier\nScottish terrier
125 Cleft lip/palate Gastrointestinal CPx Boston terrier\nBrittany\nCocker spaniel, American\nDachshund\nEnglish (British) bulldog\nFrench bulldog\nGerman shepherd\nLabrador retriever\nPekingese\nPointer (English pointer)\nSchnauzer, miniature\nShih tzu\nAmerican pit bull terrier\nEnglish toy spaniel
174 Coagulation disorders Blood CDx Boxer\nCocker spaniel, American\nEnglish springer spaniel\nGreat Pyrenees\nKerry blue terrier\nPoodle, miniature\nSaint Bernard\nParson (Jack) Russell terrier
142 Collie Eye Anomaly (CEA) Eye CEAx Border collie\nCollie (rough and smooth)\nShetland sheepdog\nAustralian shepherd
57 Colour Dilution Alopecia Skin CDAx Bernese mountain dog\nChihuahua\nChow chow\nDoberman pinscher\nIrish setter\nMiniature pinscher\nPoodle, standard\nSaluki\nSchipperke\nShetland sheepdog\nWhippet\nYorkshire terrier\nDachshund\nPortuguese water dog\nSilky terrier
95 Complement Deficiency Immune CDx Brittany