Disorders and Traits in the Boerboel.
For every one that wants to buy a boerboel !
Before you buy a boerboel/pup take into consideration that in the boerboel breed several disorders / traits have been found,
That’s why it’s of utmost importance to do your home work and investigate as much as possible before buying a boerboel !!!
Boerboel International. Last modified 29-06-2016
|DISORDERS / TRAITS||DESCRIPTION|
|Cruciate Ligament||Movement problems|
|Patella Luxation||Knee problems|
|Crooked tail||Spinal problems|
|Eyes||Glaucoma, En- Ectropion, CMR1|
|Kidneys||Kidney failure, HUU urinary stones|
|Teeth||Extreme over- underbite, Missing teeth|
|Inbreeding in %||As low as possible. High inbreeding can cause problems.|
|Genetic Diversity in %||As high as possible. Average is 38,40%|
|Genetic Health Index||From 100 and up is better. From 100 and down is worse|