Best Retrievers

194 Stockade Ranch Road Paige, TX 78659

Rody & Kristin Best

(512) 409-8222

Breeding Health
​Clearance Services

Best Retrievers' Whelping Service requires

Breeding Males and Females to have:


  • A Minimum OFA Hip Rating of "Good" or "Excellent"

  • DNA Testing for Exercise Induced Collapse (EIC)

  • DNA Testing for Centro Nuclear Myopathy (CNM)

  • Negative Brucellosis Test performed by a veterinarian, 10 days prior to breeding

  • We highly recommend a CERF Eye Exam be performed


As a facility who regularly tests our animals, we are able to offer recommendations of testing facilities:


EIC Testing:

DNA Diagnostic Center - VetDNACenter.com

Paw Print Genetics - PawPrintGenetics.com


Hip & Elbow Testing:

Brittmoore Animal Hospital