The purpose of this website is mostly to describe the Immune Mediated Health issues to which the Vizsla is predisposed.
Sadly the breed has other very serious health problems too – especially some cancers (Haemangiosarcoma and Lymphoma) and Epilepsy. Breeders should make it their priority to actively investigate the health issues that their stock is producing – and mitigate where possible
For other complex inheritable diseases – for which there is no test-(including epilepsy and immune mediated conditions) the Kennel Club also advocates great caution in the matter of breeding from unaffected dogs that have produced a disease or have affected siblings or parents –read more – KC Advice
There are also some conditions which CAN be tested for – to enable more informed breeding decisions. The links below provide easy access to all Kennel Club Published Scores for vizslas in respect of the following conditions