Test Name: PRA-rcd2

Description: An abnormal development (dysplasia) of the rods and cones (the light sensitive cells in the eye) that leads to an early onset of night blindness that is typically apparent by the time pups are 6 weeks of age. In most cases, the rcd2  affected dog is completely blind by the time it is 1 year old.  Some Collies have late onset PRA which may start any time after 4 years old.

Testing organization: Wisdom Health

Regular Price:  $130 less a 15% discount offered by Wisdom Health. Valid 1/1/2021 – 12/31/2021
Additional subsidies from CHF will be determined at a later date.

Method and Test Ordering Instructions: cheek swab

To request your tests use this link: Request Your Test Codes – Collie Health Foundation
For additional help please email:  assistanttreas@colliehealth.org

CHF has put together swab kits to try to keep testing affordable for all of our members.  CHF is selling these at our cost after mailing.  You will need swabs for all rcd2-PRA Testing.  Here is the link:  https://www.colliehealth.org/product/chf-swab-kits/

NOTE: SUBSIDIES ARE FOR PUREBRED ROUGH AND SMOOTH COLLIES ONLY AND FOR COLLIES OWNED BY CHF MEMBERS.  THERE IS A 30 DAY WAIT PERIOD FOR NEW MEMBERS..