Venn diagram

Compare your dogs to Ocean “Under The Sea Poms… Select one to begin:

Ocean “Under The Sea Pomskies”

Pomsky

Smarter dog care powered by DNA
SHOP NOW

“Ocean weighs 30lbs”

Instagram tag
@platinumpomskies

Current Location

California, USA

This dog has been viewed and been given 0 wags

Genetic Breed Result

Loading...

Siberian Husky

Bred initially in Northern Siberia, the Siberian Husky is a medium-sized working dog who is quick and light on their feet. Their moderately compact and well furred body, erect ears and brush tail suggest their Northern heritage. Huskies are very active and energetic and are known for being long distance sled dogs.

Learn More

Pomeranian

The Pomeranian is a cocky, animated companion with an extroverted personality.

Learn More

Start a conversation! Message this dog’s owner.

Genetic Stats

Predicted Adult Weight

31 lbs

Genetic Age
38 human years

Based on the date of birth provided

DNA Breed Origins

Breed colors:
Siberian Husky
Pomeranian

Explore

Changes to this dog’s profile
  • On 7/8/2020 changed name from "Ocean “Under The Sea Pomskies/Platinum Pomskies”" to "Ocean “Under The Sea Pomskies”"
  • On 2/24/2020 changed name from "Ocean “Under The Sea Pomskies”" to "Ocean “Under The Sea Pomskies/Platinum Pomskies”"
  • On 10/21/2019 changed handle from "ocean4" to "oceanundertheseapomskies"
  • On 10/3/2019 changed name from "Ocean" to "Ocean “Under The Sea Pomskies”"

Would you like more information? You can contact us at:

Health Summary

warn icon

Ocean “Under The Sea Pomskies” has one variant that you should let your vet know about.

ALT Activity

warn icon

Ocean “Under The Sea Pomskies” inherited both copies of the variant we tested

Why is this important to your vet?

Ocean “Under The Sea Pomskies” has two copies of a variant in the GPT gene and is likely to have a lower than average baseline ALT activity. ALT is a commonly used measure of liver health on routine veterinary blood chemistry panels. As such, your veterinarian may want to watch for changes in Ocean “Under The Sea Pomskies”'s ALT activity above their current, healthy, ALT activity. As an increase above Ocean “Under The Sea Pomskies”’s baseline ALT activity could be evidence of liver damage, even if it is within normal limits by standard ALT reference ranges.

What is ALT Activity?

Alanine aminotransferase (ALT) is a clinical tool that can be used by veterinarians to better monitor liver health. This result is not associated with liver disease. ALT is one of several values veterinarians measure on routine blood work to evaluate the liver. It is a naturally occurring enzyme located in liver cells that helps break down protein. When the liver is damaged or inflamed, ALT is released into the bloodstream.

Breed-Relevant Genetic Conditions

good icon

Progressive Retinal Atrophy, rcd3 (PDE6A)

Identified in Pomeranians

X-Linked Progressive Retinal Atrophy 1, XL-PRA1 (RPGR)

Identified in Siberian Huskies

Urate Kidney & Bladder Stones (SLC2A9)

Identified in Pomeranians

GM1 Gangliosidosis (GLB1 Exon 15, Alaskan Husky Variant)

Identified in Siberian Huskies

Oculocutaneous Albinism, OCA (SLC45A2, Small Breed Variant)

Identified in Pomeranians

Hereditary Vitamin D-Resistant Rickets (VDR)

Identified in Pomeranians

Additional Genetic Conditions

good icon

Explore

Explore the genetics behind your dog’s appearance and size.

Coat Color

Coat Color

Other Coat Traits

Other Coat Traits

Other Body Features

Other Body Features

Body Size

Body Size

Performance

Performance

Embark Logo Learn more about Embark

Explore

Through Ocean “Under The Sea Pomskies”’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

A1a

Haplotype

A381

Map

A1a

Ocean “Under The Sea Pomskies”’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.

A381

Ocean “Under The Sea Pomskies”’s Haplotype

Part of the large A1a haplogroup, this haplotype occurs most frequently in German Shepherd Dogs, Doberman Pinschers, and Dachshunds.

Some other Embark dogs with this haplotype:

Shar Pei dogs think A1a is the coolest!

Embark Logo Learn more about Embark

Explore

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

Are you looking for information on the breeds that Ocean “Under The Sea Pomskies” inherited from her mom and dad? Check out her breed breakdown.

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 Ocean “Under The Sea Pomskies” is a female (XX) dog, she has no Y-chromosome for us to analyze and determine a paternal haplotype.

Embark Logo Learn more about Embark

Explore