Breathing Obstruction Airway Syndrome (BOAS) - life ending for this breed. We run every dog through the exercise tolerance test and have our dogs graded. We have several grade 0 (perfect), 1 and a couple of 2's.
We have the trachea sizes checked using x-ray.
Vertebrae: 2 hemivertebrae in the thoracic region is normal for bulldogs with 6 being the maximum. Hemi vertebrae in the lumber region is not recommended to breed from.
We use the Penn Hip score system wherever possible.
Patella have been checked on all dogs with a grade of '0' - no movement of the patella - perfect.
Genetic Disease HUU (life ending for this breed), all dogs have tested clear of HUU PUG DOGS: