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At 8:49 PM -0700 6/30/05, jana lashmit wrote:
>  Is Canine
>> Eye Anomaly something that could be passed on to
>> pups if a normal-eyed
>> carrier (AKC collie) were bred to a farm collie of
>> some mix or other?
>
>  Yes - if that particular dog was affected with or a
>carrier of the gene.  CEA is present in border
>collies, shelties, Lancashire heelers and aussies, so
>I wouldn't be too surprised to find it in English
>Shepherds or mixes of any of the above breeds.

        so far we've seen no evidence of it in ES but not that many get
checked. We haven't had dogs showing signs of it and no ES who has been
CERF'd has had it.

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