Health Clinics, CCA on Tap for May 7 in Ocala

The Mid Florida Golden Retriever Club is hosting the following events on Sunday, May 7, in Ocala. The events will run 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.


Marion Alachua Dog Training Association
6600 NW 3rd Place, Ocala, FL

Genetic Testing Clinic by Neogen’s Paw Print Genetics

GRCA Certificate of Conformation Assessment (CCA)
Golden Retrievers only.
Hosted by the Mid-Florida Golden Retriever Club

Pre-registration closes April 24, 2023
Register early. Space is limited. No walk-ins or refunds.
Maggie Lamy, DVM, DACVM – Cardiology
Ralph Hamor, DVM, MS, ACVO

Fee: CAER Eye Exam MFGRC Members – $45 Non-Members – $50
Heart Exam – Echocardiogram MFGRC Members – $275 Non-Members – $300
Auscultation Exam Only MFGRC Members – $65 Non-Members – $75

Contact Camille at for additional information

PAW PRINT GENETICS SPECIAL EVENT DISCOUNTS: 40% off any order OR 50% off any order with a breed-specific panel.

For more information on genetic testing for your breed go to or contact them at 509-483-5950 their customer service team is happy to assist you with any questions or order submission.

Entry Premium Now Available for 2021 GRCA National Specialty – Entries Open Aug. 18

The entry premium for the 2021 Golden Retriever Club of America National Specialty, hosted by the Mid-Florida Golden Retriever Club at the World Equestrian Center in Ocala, Fla., is now available.

The premium can be downloaded here.

Entries open Aug. 18 and close September 29.

The Specialty will be held October 22-30, with indoor events at the World Equestrian Center. Field events will be held nearby.

MFGRC to Hold CCA, Cardiac/Eye Clinic on March 31

The Mid-Florida Golden Retriever Club will hold a CCA (Certificate of Conformation Assessment) combined with a cardiac/eye clinic on Saturday, March 31, 2018, at the MADTA (Marion Alachua-Dog Training Association) facility in Ocala, Florida.

Evaluators for the CCA will be Christine Miele, Janet Narushka and Margie Sarkin. The event will begin at 9 a.m.

The CCA has a limited entry of 21, with three alternates accepted by first received. Entries should be sent to Robin Bowen, 3001 SW College RD, PMB #41, Ocala, Fla., 34474. The cost is $75 per entered dog and checks made out to MFGRC should accompany entries.

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MFGRC To Host Heart-Eye Clinic June 3

The Mid-Florida Golden Retriever Club will host a heart and eye clinic in conjunction with the CCA it is staging on Saturday, June 3, in Crystal River, Fla. The clinic is open to ALL BREEDS on a first-come, first-served basis (must -pre-register with the form below) and dogs do not have to be participating in the CCA to attend the clinic.

Registration for the MFGRC’s CCA is open and details can be found HERE.

Form Available Here