The Bernese Mountain Dog Club of America recommends all breeders perform the following health tests on all breedig stock:

(http://www.bmdca.org/health/tests.php)
:
- AKC DNA Profile (to prove parentage);
- DNA test for von Willebrand's Disease (VetGen or GenSol)
- Hip Dysplasia (OFA or PennHIP evaluation);
- Elbow Dysplasia (OFA);
- Eye Examination by a boarded ACVO ophthalmologist (results registered with OFA);
- Congenital cardiac exam (auscultation, OFA evaluation with exam by cardiologist).

These results are available to the public for verification at either www.offa.org or www.bernergarde.org In addition, many breeders test for other health issues such as degenerative myelopathy (DNA test by GenSol)


Breeder Referral Contact:
Paul Donabella
tooluser1219@yahoo.com
315-466-6690

LIST OF BREEDERS

Anschutz, Heather
607-689-0477
swisscharmbmd@gmail.com

Brightman, Sue
www.ArundelKennels.com
LeRoy, NY
585-768-2095
arundelberners@gmail.com

Krebs, Lori
JO-LE BERNERS
Sandy Creek, NY
315-387-5562
lori.krebs99@gmail.com


Lechner, Ellen
315-926-4904
Elechner@rochester.rr.com


Smith, Patty
607-733-5633
PA1040@aol.com