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Tanner’s Forged in Fire “Brixx” CGC TD

Doberman Pinscher

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“Brixx is a seach & rescue K9 certified in tracking. He enjoys both trailing and hrd. He is extremely intelligent, loving, and has an amazing personality.Brixx is very obedient and has received his canine good citizen title. He also knows quite a few unique tricks.”

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Place of Birth

Louisiana, USA

Current Location

Georgia

From

Louisiana, USA

This dog has been viewed and been given 35 wags

Registration

American Kennel Club (AKC): WS68138607
Microchip: 985141002487526

Genetic Breed Result

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Doberman Pinscher

Doberman Pinschers are a strong and athletic breed that are built to guard and protect.

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Genetic Stats

Wolfiness

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Predicted Adult Weight

87 lbs

Genetic Age
27 human years

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  • On 1/5/2021 changed name from "Tanners Forged in Fire “Brixx”" to "Tanner’s Forged in Fire “Brixx”"

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Our algorithms predict this is the most likely family tree to explain Tanner’s Forged in Fire “Brixx”’s breed mix, but this family tree may not be the only possible one.

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Health Summary

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Tanner’s Forged in Fire “Brixx” has one variant that you should let your vet know about.

ALT Activity

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Tanner’s Forged in Fire “Brixx” inherited one copy of the variant we tested

Why is this important to your vet?

Tanner’s Forged in Fire “Brixx” has one copy of a variant associated with reduced ALT activity as measured on veterinary blood chemistry panels. Please inform your veterinarian that Tanner’s Forged in Fire “Brixx” has this genotype, as ALT is often used as an indicator of liver health and Tanner’s Forged in Fire “Brixx” is likely to have a lower than average resting ALT activity. As such, an increase in Tanner’s Forged in Fire “Brixx”’s 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

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Von Willebrand Disease Type I, Type I vWD

Identified in Doberman Pinschers

Deafness and Vestibular Syndrome of Dobermans, DVDob, DINGS

Identified in Doberman Pinschers

Dilated Cardiomyopathy, DCM1

Identified in Doberman Pinschers

Dilated Cardiomyopathy, DCM2

Identified in Doberman Pinschers

Ehlers Danlos

Identified in Doberman Pinschers

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Through Tanner’s Forged in Fire “Brixx”’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

B1

Haplotype

B45

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B1

Tanner’s Forged in Fire “Brixx”’s Haplogroup

B1 is the second most common maternal lineage in breeds of European or American origin. It is the female line of the majority of Golden Retrievers, Basset Hounds, and Shih Tzus, and about half of Beagles, Pekingese and Toy Poodles. This lineage is also somewhat common among village dogs that carry distinct ancestry from these breeds. We know this is a result of B1 dogs being common amongst the European dogs that their conquering owners brought around the world, because nowhere on earth is it a very common lineage in village dogs. It even enables us to trace the path of (human) colonization: Because most Bichons are B1 and Bichons are popular in Spanish culture, B1 is now fairly common among village dogs in Latin America.

B45

Tanner’s Forged in Fire “Brixx”’s Haplotype

Part of the large B1 haplogroup, this haplotype occurs most commonly in Yorkshire Terriers, Doberman Pinschers, Cocker Spaniels, and village dogs in Costa Rica.

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The B1 haplogroup can be found in village dogs like the Peruvian Village Dog, pictured above.

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Through Tanner’s Forged in Fire “Brixx”’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.

Haplogroup

A1b

Haplotype

Ha.13

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A1b

Tanner’s Forged in Fire “Brixx”’s Haplogroup

For most of dog history, this haplogroup was probably quite rare. However, a couple hundred years ago it seems to have found its way into a prized male guard dog in Europe who had many offspring, including the ancestors of many European guard breeds such as Doberman Pinchers, St. Bernards, and Great Danes. Despite being rare, many of the most imposing dogs on Earth have it; strangely, so do many Pomeranians! Perhaps this explains why some Poms are so tough, acting like they're ten times their actual size! This lineage is most commonly found in working dogs, in particular guard dogs. With origins in Europe, it spread widely across other regions as Europeans took their dogs across the world.

Ha.13

Tanner’s Forged in Fire “Brixx”’s Haplotype

Part of the A1b haplogroup, this haplotype occurs most frequently in Doberman Pinschers.

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Great Danes and Pomeranians have this in common!

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