Breeding Mothers (Dams) are required 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

We offer several performance proven males as sires for

stud service.

Click on the sire's photo below to view a complete pedigree, competition titles,  ​and health clearances.

If you have any questions regarding these requirements or would like to discuss the process, feel free to contact Best Retrievers:

(512) 409-8222 or


  1. ​​​​Stud Services

Best Retrievers

194 Stockade Ranch Road Paige, TX 78659

Rody & Kristin Best

(512) 409-8222