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Latest News

The JRT Health Registry went live in April 2015.  Read more about the Registry.

The Spinocerebellar Ataxia Mutation was found in December 2014.  Read more about SCA.

The Degenerative Myelopathy mutation was found in the Jack Russell in December 2011. Read more about DM.

The gene for Primary Lens Luxation was isolated in the Jack Russell in September 2009. Read more about PLL.

Health Registry Statistics

Dogs Tests
223 516
CERF BAER PLL SCA DM
Total 80 77 192 145 8
Normal 74 77 107 79 6
Carrier 0 0 19 8 0
Affected 0 0 0 0 0
NBD 66 58 2

What is the JRT Health Registry?

Submit your Jack Russell Terrier and test results to the JRT Health Registry.