The internet's first information on canine phenotype, genotype, DNA, and the importance of dietary and environmental influences when performing health tests and genetic screenings.
Dog fanciers have new perspectives and genetic insight on the future of dogs.
New owner or seasoned breeder, you will be amazingly enlightened by this short Video and short, science-based information from birth to young adult.
You have seen ‘the look’, it is the look of total adoration and it is in his genes. Nothing you could do or say would change this dog’s view of you.
Dogs can be born with Congenital Hypothyroidism with Goiter Part 1 of 4
is a "rare" fatal genetic defect in newborns. Dr. Fyfe explains. Pt 2 of 4
Minimize heart, eyes, VWD and structural defects while preserving breed type.
A genetic perspective on external appearances in show dogs.
"University" study to find and eliminate gene for missing testicle is a farce.
Learn from diagnostic reality shared by a top French Bulldog breeder after weeks of intensive care for a very special puppy.
The most understandable article on canine genetics.
CHD isn't just about genetics and x-rays so what IS the key to good hips?
The testes isn't "missing" Haggerty explains.
What is the origin of the dog? Was he always a dog? Professionals don't know and few agree.
Inherited factors in 148 breeds!
Types, genetic indications, treatment.
Can be revealing to breeders who know how to read "the lines"!
Just when you understand phenotype & genotype, there's common sense.
A disintegration of the rear leg bone, usually found in smaller dogs.
Is it genetics? The parent club? AKC? Or is it respect for breed type?
The sick truth behind non-genetic health certifications. Part 1
OFA, CERF, CHIC, CHF have inherently fatal flaws... Part 2
Is it a secret? No. It's the one gene you need to know about..
We take it for granted but it is a unique interspecies communication!
Did you agree to submit your dog as a test subject?
How breeders can control genes to determine coat, size, color, health.
Group Judge on Inbreeding, Outcrossing, and Backcrossing.
The ancient Dog of Israel is gaining popularity, pictorial by All-Breeds judge.
Unlike any other species, dogs did not evolve, they came already programmed to serve mankind.
How meat-eating wolves helped human herbivores; campfire myth debunked.
Seeing Eye's cross-bred Lab-Goldens immune to Progressive Retinal Atrophy!
New x-ray position shows joint laxity, more reliably predicts hip dysplasia.
Environmental influences can alter canine DNA.
May eliminate high uric acid, a genetic defect for bladder stones.
AKC must admit (low uric acid) dogs into gene pool!
The first Pointer cross-breeding to promote genetic Low Uric Acid.
taught by a Springer Spaniel, a half-breed father, and a child’s love.
Multi-Group Judge compares the dog show ring to the Arabian horse fancy.
What causes this devastating problem in fixed-goal breeding plans.
Multi-Group Judge on genetic virtues of a balanced breeding program.
This gene found in two dog breeds may help human lung research.
Standards dictate performance and so does NASCAR! How design change affects form and function!
Are foreign or Designer Dogs as genetically pure as AKC stock?
Breed healthy, typey dogs, not canine caricatures with numbers and letters.
Amazing advances on a sustainable food supply can impact canine health.
Newspeak invades purebred dogs, potentially altering canine genetics.
Breakthrough test at U C Davis’ Laboratory in Standard Poodles DNA.
Practical, series on the ABCs of DNA and chromosomes that is easy to understand.
Liver, blue, grizzled, recently discovered K locus, by scientist, AKC Judge.
Yellow coat color allows no dark pigment in South African Boerboels....
Breeds Affected, Mode of Inheritance, genetic testing, Advice, References.
A realistic look at genetic testing. Better take valium before reading....
DNA mystifies most breeders but this makes a trillion cells countable.
You dog's DNA could provide a model for combating human diseases.
Copyright © TheDogPlace.org #200720082102 http://www.thedogplace.org/Genetics/Index.asp
*29 million Google returns - 1.3 million individual visitors in 2020
See Ad Rates for NetPlaces Network advertising opportunities