German Shepherd Dog Breed Betterment Registry

Name: Barbara Allen     (Send e-mail)
City/State: Tallahassee/Florida
Country: USA
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Date of Entry: August 8th, 2005 at 12:04
How you found us: American GSD list
Dog's Name: Highland's Maximum Overdrive
Dog's Call name: Max
Dog's Registration No.: DL621022/03
Dog's Sex: Male
Frozen semen available: N/A
Chilled semen available: N/A
Dog's color:
DNA Profile Number: (Not given)
OFA Hips Number: (Not given)
OFA Elbows Number: (Not given)
Left Distration Index: (Not given)
- Degenerative Joint Disease: No
- Cavitation: No
- Comments: No comments added
Right Distration Index: (Not given)
- Degenerative Joint Disease: No
- Cavitation: No
- Comments: No comments added
OVC Hips and Elbows Number: (Not given)
BRV/AVA/ANKC Scores: Hips
Norberg Angle(Not known)
Subluxation (SL)(Not known)
Cranial acetabular edge (CrAE)(Not known)
Dorsal acetabular Edge (DAE)(Not known)
Cranial Effective acetabular margin (CrEAM)(Not known)
Acetabular fossa (AF)(Not known)
Caudal acetabular Edge (CdAE)(Not known)
Femoral head and neck exostosis (FH)(Not known)
Femoral head recontouring(Not known)
BRV/AVA/ANKC Scores: Elbows Left: (Not known)     Right: (Not known)
GSD Fed'n. S.A. Hip Scores: (Not known)
"a" Stamp ratings (hips): a1Normal: No   a2FastNormal: No   Noch Zugelassen: No
"a" Stamp ratings (elbows): a1Normal: No   a2FastNormal: No   Noch Zugelassen: No
Thyroid Certification No: (Not given)
Canine Eye Registry Foundation Certification No: (Not given)
Cardiac Certification No: (Not given)
Patella Certification No: (Not given)
VwD Certification: No
Hemophila Free Certification: No
Pancreatic Certification: No
DM Flash Test: Unknown
Titles: * Conformation Titles: American/Canadian: (None)
* Conformation Titles: German: (None)
* Performance Titles: (None)
* Obedience Titles: (None)
* German Working Titles: (None)
* Herding Titles: (None)
* Agility Titles: (None)
* Tracking Titles: (None)
* Rally Titles: (None)
* Versatility Titles: (None)
* Working Dog Sport Titles: (None)
* Miscellaneous Titles: (None)
Other Titles:
Number of Litters: N/A
Problems observed
while whelping:
Age observed:
Any littermates
still owned?
Owned littermates
problems observed:
Age observed:
Problems observed
at a later date:
Age observed:
Aware of any
other problems:
Number of Progeny overall: None
Progeny in each litter: None
Number of siblings: Not known
Dog's date of birth: 07 February 1996
Dog's date of death: Unknown 1998
Age at time of death: 2 yrs, 4 mths approx
Sire: Ben-Joe's Kool Kyle
Dam: Wildwood's Highlander
Dog's diet: Kibble/Dry Premium Grade, Canned Premium Grade
Supplements: Overall combo (multi-vitamins)
Puppy Series/1yr booster
Puppy Series/1yr booster
Not known
Puppy Series/1yr booster
Not known
Lymes Disease:
Not known
Vaccination types: Five-in-one combo
Titers used: No
Spayed/neutered: Not done/NA
Health problems: Gastrointestinal problems, Pano, Other (please describe), Max was a very poor eater. Didn't matter what I tried to food, people food, he just didn't like to eat. Max had a good tempermant but was constantly chasing his tail. He would chase his tail for hours on end rather than do anything else.
Age health
problems presented:
16 weeks
Diagnosed by
DM Flash Test used: No
Breeder notified of
Health Problems:
Cause of death: Other (please describe); The reason for Max's disinterest in food was never understood or properly diagnosed.
This dog's death was related to his health problems and was euthanised
Confirmed?: The dog's death was confirmed by a veterinarian
Breeder notified? Yes
Was the OFA DM DNA test taken? Not known
OFA DM DNA test number:
OFA DM DNA test result: N/A
Did this dog develop DM
during its lifetime?
Too soon to know
If your dog did develop DM,
but tested as Clear or Carrier,
did you notify the OFA or Dr Coates?
Was a necropsy done on this dog? N/A
Did this dog have progeny? N/A
How did the progeny test? N/A
If the progeny of a clear to clear
breeding tested carrier or at risk,
did you notify the OFA or Dr Coates?
Progeny registration number:
Comments... The breeder and I agreed to euthanise Max. On autopsy it was discovered that Max's kidneys were very small. I believe there was also an underlying neurological condition associated with the constant tail chasing.
Pedigree URL: (Not known)
(Sire side)
(Ben-Joe's Kool Kyle)
Covy-Tucker Hill's Belazaire D663748 CH Heart Breaker of Bob-Lyn D158686 Ch Woodacre's Dakota ROM
Ch Ginger Ale of Bob-Lyn ROM
Covy-Tucker Hill's Sinderella D252581 Ch Stuttgart's Sundance Kid ROM/C
Ch Covy Tucker Hills Hot Legs CD
Wellhorns Tootsie of Ben-Jo D490217 CH Covy-Tucker Hill's Don Quixote WE421119 Cobert's Sirocco of Windigail ROM
Covy-Tucker Hill's Carmelita ROM
Clayfield Tigra of Windigail D325254 unknown
(Dam side)
(Wildwood's Highlander)
CH Houston of Wildwood D439249 CH Langenau's Beau of Jeanden D246519 Ch. Hoheniechen's Magnum ROM
1984 GV Ch. Jeanden's L'Erin of Langenau
Engelhaus' Legacy WE391341 unknown
Wildwood's Felicity D348321 CH Checkmate's Way To Go D224616 Ch. Hoheniechen's Magnum ROM/C
Ch. Checkmate's Pima O'Kosterheim
Lorien's Nivea Of Malibar WE546624 not known
not known

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