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Jabali Boland

Boerboel

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“I was born in the Western Cape of South Africa @ Klein Sandfontein Boerboels Farms. My sister an I hopped a flight in Cape Town and stopped off in Amsterdam for a day, now we live in the USA. My father is KS The Mack Attack he is also the only black Boerboel to be “Dog of the Day” in the Western Cape and he carries a SABBS National show title as Reserve Sub-Junior male puppy. I don’t live in my father’s shadow as I am the highest SABBS appraised black South African Boerboel in North America.”

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Place of Birth

Klein Sandfontein Boerboels, Caledon, South Africa

Current Location

King of Prussia, Pennsylvania, USA

From

Western Cape, South Africa

This dog has been viewed and been given 5 wags

Registration

South African Boerboel Breeders’ Society (SABBS): 392660
Microchip: 933071000126183

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Boerboel

Bred as a farming dog in South Africa, this breed had to be tough to survive harsh conditions and predators. But these thick-necked protectors are generally calm, so long as they can get some exercise. They are known for being great with kids and families, but you should have a dominant personality or they may be taking you for a walk instead of the other way around.

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

Haplogroup

A1a

Haplotype

A388

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A1a

Jabali Boland’s Haplogroup

A1a is the most common maternal lineage among Western dogs. This lineage traveled from the site of dog domestication in Central Asia to Europe along with an early dog expansion perhaps 10,000 years ago. It hung around in European village dogs for many millennia. Then, about 300 years ago, some of the prized females in the line were chosen as the founding dogs for several dog breeds. That set in motion a huge expansion of this lineage. It's now the maternal lineage of the overwhelming majority of Mastiffs, Labrador Retrievers and Gordon Setters. About half of Boxers and less than half of Shar-Pei dogs descend from the A1a line. It is also common across the world among village dogs, a legacy of European colonialism.

A388

Jabali Boland’s Haplotype

Part of the large A1a haplogroup, this haplotype occurs most frequently in Staffordshire Terriers, Labrador Retrievers, and English Bulldogs.

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Through Jabali Boland’s Y-chromosome we can trace his father’s ancestry back to where dogs and people first became friends. This map helps you visualize the routes that his ancestors took to your home. Their story is described below the map.

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A2b

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H3

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Jabali Boland’s Haplogroup

A2b appears to have split a few times in succession, which means that some of the Central Asian male ancestors of this lineage went their separate ways before their respective Y chromosomes made their rounds. There is not much diversity in this lineage, meaning that it has only begun to take off recently. Two iconic breeds, the Dachshund and Bloodhound, represent this lineage well. Over half of Rottweilers are A2b, as are the majority of Labrador Retrievers and Cavalier King Charles Spaniels. While A2a is restricted mostly to East Asia, this paternal line is also found among European breeds.

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Jabali Boland’s Haplotype

Part of the A2b haplogroup, this haplotype occurs most commonly in Cavalier King Charles Spaniels, Brittanys, Soft Coated Wheaten Terriers, and village dogs in Lebanon.

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A2b is found in the Daschund breed.

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