Category Archives for Dog DNA Tests

Embark Pet DNA

Embark Pet DNA Test Review

Embark’s dog DNA test is often referred to as the 23andMe for dogs. The test provides the most comprehensive genetic health screening for dogs.

They also test for more than 150 purebreds to help you understand your dog’s history and ancestry makeup.

Embark DNA is one of the two biggest dog DNA test providers, the other being Wisdom Panel. While Wisdom Panel excels in breed identification, Embark does a significant job testing for genetic health conditions.… Read the rest >>

DNA My Dog

DNA My Dog Pet DNA Test Review

If you want to verify your dog’s breed and genetic makeup, we recommend Wisdom Panel 3.0 or 4.0.

If you want to screen your dog for genetic diseases, we recommend Embark.

But if you want the least-expensive, reliable dog DNA test, we recommend DNA My Dog.

This is Canadian-based pet DNA testing service sells a variety of dog DNA tests and health services.

In our dog DNA test buying guide, we weren’t big fans of DNA My Dog. We thought their breed DNA database was too small and their health testing service unhelpful.

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Wisdom Panel

Wisdom Panel 3.0 and 4.0 Pet DNA Test Review

Wisdom Panel 3.0 and 4.0 are two of the best dog DNA tests for breed identification.

If you need to know whether your dog is a purebred, a designer dog or a mixed breed, then Wisdom Panel the right choice.

Both of these tests – in addition to their newer Mixed Breed test – provide a comprehensive breed breakdown as well as a genetic health screening report for your dog.

Some of Wisdom Panel’s best features include:

  • Genetic health screening. Wisdom Panel 3.0 screens for MDR1 (Multi-Drug Resistance 1) while the 4.0 kit tests for both MDR1 and EIC
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