Using the same techniques as you would to find out about your own ancestors, you can test your dog's but you might not like the answers.
The three test kits, each available for the low price of $74.99 at , comprise a “do-it-yourself” cheek swab, allowing owners to simply administer the test at home and mail back the samples in a pre-paid package. Within three weeks of receipt of the swab sample, dog owners can expect to receive an e-mail notifying them that their official Ancestry Report is ready.
Customers who purchase a Wisdom Panel Mixed Breed Insights, Purebred or Designer Dog test kit at between October 1 and December 31 can “fetch” a free collapsible travel dog water bowl worth $10 (while stocks last), plus a customized ancestry certificate featuring their dog’s photo (after uploading a photo of their dog to ). All valid cheek swab samples mailed back to Wisdom Panel by November 28 will ensure guaranteed delivery of test results by December 22 so that the Ancestry Report and certificate will be waiting under the tree!
in more than 200 tests of mixed-breed dogs with known ancestry.
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The dog-wolf hybrid test is powerful enough to detect hybrids within 3 generations. Because of the close genetic relationship among dogs and wolves, wolf ancestry beyond 3 generations may be undetectable by these tests.A relatively new field of scientific exploration is canine DNA testing. It is quickly becoming a useful tool for professional breeders, veterinarians and dog owners. As in the testing of human DNA, Canine DNA testing can be employed to find the answers to several different but related tasks. These range from medical research to ancestry searches. Using the latest science, this test scans your dog’s DNA, both for ancestry information and specific genetic markers. Your veterinarian can use this information to create a custom health and wellness plan based on your dog’s genetic code.The same type of DNA markers, single nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs) are used for the cat test as for the dog tests, however the cat SNPs are unique and specific to the cat and will not cross-react with the dog. The Cat Ancestry will not work on the dog, the dog test will not work for the cat.