• CEA,  CEA/CH,  CH,  Choroidal Hypoplasia,  Health

    CEA/CH

    CEA (Collie Eye Anomaly) is the name given to a group of eye defect afflicting many herding breeds. Currently there are DNA tests for many of herding breeds for CEA, but unfortunately our breed is not one of those breeds*. CEA is a group of eye anomalies, one of which is CH (Choroidal Hypoplasia). Actually the DNA test for CEA is actually a test for the genetic marker indicating CH. So, how can you know then if your dog is affected or not then? There are only a few ways to know. The most reliable way to know if your dogs are affected or not is for all puppies to have their…