By Daniëlle Rozeboom, Traditional Persian Cattery Yeri Shaes.
In The Netherlands it's not allowed to breed with deaf white cats (also not cats who are deaf on only one ear). To prove that a white kitty is not deaf, you need to do the BAER test. In The Netherlands there are not many locations where you can do the BAER test. Luckily there is one not too far away from where we live. Today we took Cristalline to the clinic of dr Dijkshoorn in Zeist.
On our way in the car. She definitely did not like it in the car,
You have to bring the pedigree with you.
The response is collected with a special computer
The stimulus click produced by the computer is directed
It's very clear Cristalline can hear with her left ear!
The other ear is tested now...
Yeah! Even better hearing. Cristalline is not deaf!
Ahh... poor Cristalline...
Time to wake up now...
What just happened?
On our way home...
© Daniëlle Rozeboom, March 14th 2008.