Aura

“wolf hybrid, who is an amazing new momma and loyal dog. looks after the kids and always by my side her birthday January 13 2018”

Place of Birth
Prineville, Oregon, USA
Current Location
Lakewood, Washington, USA
From
Prineville, Oregon, USA

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Genetic Breed Result

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59.0% Gray Wolf
15.1% German Shepherd Dog
13.7% Alaskan Malamute
8.1% Siberian Husky
4.1% Unresolved

Embark Supermutt analysis

What’s in that Supermutt? There may be small amounts of DNA from these distant ancestors:

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Genetic Stats


Wolfiness

45.6 % HIGH Learn More

DNA Breed Origins

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Breed colors:
Gray Wolf
German Shepherd Dog
Alaskan Malamute
Siberian Husky
Unresolved

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Through Aura’s mitochondrial DNA we can trace her mother’s ancestry back to where dogs and people first became friends. This map helps you visualize the routes that her ancestors took to your home. Their story is described below the map.

Haplogroup

E

Haplotype

E41

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E

Aura’s Haplogroup

Haplogroup E is a very rare maternal line, present primarily in Northern breed dogs and dogs with some level of recent gray wolf ancestry.

E41

Aura’s Haplotype

The E haplogroup in general is not common. It has been found in dogs with some level of background mixing with its wolf-like ancestors.

Some other Embark dogs with this haplotype:

An example of an Akita.

The Paternal Haplotype reveals a dog’s deep ancestral lineage, stretching back thousands of years to the original domestication of dogs.

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Paternal Haplotype is determined by looking at a dog’s Y-chromosome—but not all dogs have Y-chromosomes!

Why can’t we show Paternal Haplotype results for female dogs?

All dogs have two sex chromosomes. Female dogs have two X-chromosomes (XX) and male dogs have one X-chromosome and one Y-chromosome (XY). When having offspring, female (XX) dogs always pass an X-chromosome to their puppy. Male (XY) dogs can pass either an X or a Y-chromosome—if the puppy receives an X-chromosome from its father then it will be a female (XX) puppy and if it receives a Y-chromosome then it will be a male (XY) puppy. As you can see, Y-chromosomes are passed down from a male dog only to its male offspring.

Since Aura is a female (XX) dog, she has no Y-chromosome for us to analyze and determine a paternal haplotype.