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Old 12-07-2013, 01:09 PM   #4 (permalink)
Cassidy's Mom
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I would do the x-rays now, preliminary x-rays can be submitted to the OFA as early as 4 months of age. You can't get an official rating until 24 months old, but the reliability of the results for a dog in the 7-12 month old range is 93.8%. Orthopedic Foundation for Animals: Hip Dysplasia
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