Statistics  on the Bloodhound Breed from the OFA website - Less than 50% tested "normal" (clear) for DM; over 1/4 of hips abnormal; and almost 1/5 of thyroids equivocal.

Can be found by going to OFA website (www.offa.org), Education, Disease Statistics, Search for Statistics, Search by Breed--Bloodhound.

BLOODHOUND

Evaluations through December 2014

Registry Rank Evaluations Percent
Abnormal
Percent
Normal
Percent
Carrier
Percent
Equivocal
CARDIAC 33 732 .7 98.1 .0 1.2
DEGENERATIVE MYELOPATHY 15 311 6.4 49.5 44.1 .0
DENTITION DATABASE N/A 1 .0 100.0 .0 .0
ELBOW 24 1224 14.2 85.3 .0 .0
EYES N/A 10 .0 100.0 .0 .0
HIPS 24 2941 25.4 72.6 .0 .0
PATELLA 54 150 2.7 97.3 .0 .0
SHOULDER N/A 7 .0 100.0 .0 .0
THYROID 35 159 5.7 74.8 .0 19.5

Submitted by Janet Kelly - April 19, 2015