Canine Eye Certification Exams
Dr Larocca provides ophthalmic screening exams for inherited eye diseases for the (OFA) Orthopedic Foundation of America. Only Diplomates of the American College of Veterinary Ophthalmologists can perform these exams. For more information on Certification Exam see the Certification Exam website in the LINKS. A Certification Exam is recommended yearly for potential breeding dogs to evaluate for inherited eye diseases. Dogs which are determined to be normal on the exam will be eligible for obtaining a registration number from a Certification Exam which is valid for 1 year.
WHAT YOU NEED
If you are presenting a dog for evaluation at a Certification Exam please bring along the following information: The dogs registered name, permanent identification (tattoo or chip #), AKC number, and birth date.
How To Set Up An Eye Certification Clinic
This page is designed to provide information regarding upcoming Certification Exam clinics. Dr. Larocca will schedule Certification Exam clinics outside of AESC at various sites: (dog shows, breed club meetings, etc). If you are interested in setting up a Certification Exam CLINIC for your organization please contact Animal Eye Specialty Center at 763-767-3937. If you wish to schedule an appointment at an upcoming Certification Exam clinic please contact the designated contact for that clinic.
Upcoming Eye Certification Clinics
Badger Land Eye Clinic
Saturday March 31st, 2018
From: 9am-4pm (Green Bay, WI)
Contact Jane Helminski: 715-356-3129
Minnesota Iron Range Retriever Club
Saturday May 5th (pre-register by April 29th)
From: 9am-1pm 5029 Hwy 7 (Hwy 7 & CR 102), Virgina, MN
Contact Penny at #218-865-6680 or email@example.com
Indianhead Kennel Club
Saturday, May 12th, 2018
From: 8:30am-1pm (Eau Claire, WI)
Contact Kathy White: 715-864-1441