Hip Score Form Request
When you are planning to Hip Score your dog, please apply here for the pre-filled Hip score form from us to prevent errors from affecting your reading. Once you have completed this application the EAKC Office will be in touch to confirm when it is ready for collection.
Only applications made with this original form will be accepted after 01 July 2022.
To qualify for Hip Dysplasia Scoring, dogs of small and medium size breeds must be over 12 months old and Large or Giant breed dogs must be over 18 months old.
The definition of Small to Medium breed size dogs include but is not limited to
Beagles, German Shepherd, Golden Retriever and Labrador Retrievers
Large or Giant breed dogs includes but is not limited to
Rottweilers, Caucasian Shepherds, Mastiffs and Great Danes
The EAKC office will inform you if there is any problem with the information or if your dog is too young to initiate the process.
The EAKC provides this service and form, free of charge.
You can collect the form, or we can arrange a courier to deliver it to you, at your own expense.
The KVB KESCAVA Hip Assessment Panel meets every 2 months, on the third Wednesday to assess the submitted X-rays.
Please apply before the second Wednesday of the month of reading. Submissions received after this deadline cannot be reviewed in the same month.
Please find below the 2022 Provisional Schedule of Reading and Deadline for submissions
19 January - Submissions close on 12 January
16 March - Submissions close on 9 March
18 May - Submissions close on 11 May
20 July - Submissions close on 13 July
21 September - Submissions close on 14 September
16 November - Submissions close on 9 November
Please have your dogs details and, if the dog is already microchipped, a photo of the original microchip sticker for upload.