The Canine Health Information Center

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Are you new to OFA and aren't sure where to get started or if we offer the services you are needing? Learn about everything OFA does and how we can help you.

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Potential Dog Owners

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Passion Turned into Purpose

Founded in 1966, our mission is to promote the health and welfare of companion animals through a reduction in the incidence of genetic disease. The OFA website and databases provide the tools needed, whether you are a veterinarian, breeder, or prospective animal owner.

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