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World’s leading Dog DNA Test

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175 tests from 1 simple cheek swab

The most insight into your pup’s breed, health, and traits you can get.

Embark’s top canine DNA scientists use over 200,000 genetic markers to discover your pup’s family tree and to run over 175 genetic health and trait tests on your dog, alerting you to potential issues before they strike. Your interactive results will satisfy your curiosity and give you and your veterinarian the tools to best care for your pup.

If you ever have any questions, our team of veterinarians and geneticists is available by phone or email. That's why over 9 out of 10 customers recommend us to their friends and family.

No one else comes close.

4 Easy Steps

    • Activate

    • Swab

    • Bag

    • Send

Results

Your Embark results are delivered through an interactive guide and can be viewed on desktop, tablet and mobile devices. You can also download and print a summary report if you prefer to browse the reports on paper. A Vet Report allows you to easily share the results with your veterinarian to incorporate them into your dog's care.

Meet Harley

  • The most accurate breed identification available.

  • Over 160 genetic health tests.

    Did not test positive for 20 common conditions in her breed mix, including:

    MDR1, Degenerative Myelopathy, Cystinuria, Muscular Dystrophy

    Carrier for 2 of the genetic diseases that Embark tests for:

    Progressive Retinal Atrophy (PRA)
    Collie Eye Anomaly, Choroidal hypoplasia
  • What makes Harley unique.

    Coat Color

    E Locus (Mask / Grizzle / Red)
    EmE or Eme

    K Locus (Dominant Black)
    KBKB

    A Locus (Agouti)
    aya or ayat
    D Locus (Dilute)
    Dd

    B Locus (Brown / Chocolate / Liver)
    BB

    Coat Traits

    Long Haircoat (FGF5)
    GG

    Shedding (MC5R)
    CT

    Curly Coat (KRT71)
    CC

    Body Features

    Brachycephaly (BMP3)
    CC

    Hind Dewclaws (LMBR1)
    CC

    Body Size

    IGF1
    NI

    IGF1R
    GG

    STC2
    TA
    GHR (E195K)
    GG

    GHR (P177L)
    CC

    Performance

    Altitude Adaptation (EPAS1)
    GG

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“You could save on vet bills… this info could help you take preventative steps.”
Today Show
“No more wondering what combination of breeds made your amazing dog”
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“Extraordinarily important in guiding pet owners in the management of an animal at risk for a certain disease”
TV2
“The best DNA test for dogs…one of a kind and backed by sound science”
Canine Journal
“Information that may improve or extend [your pet’s] life”.
Daily Dot

What our customers think

Embark went above and beyond other DNA tests I’ve seen. Like a 23andMe for your dog, this one has it all!
TARA BRAXTER & CROCKETT See Crockett’s Profile
Embark has revolutionized genetic testing for our breeders. No other test is remotely close.
CHERYL LENOX, GERMAN COOLIE
WORLD REGISTRY, & NASH
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Wow. Posh’s results were a surprise. After a dishonest breeder lied to us, our Embark report told us the truth.
STEVE DENNIS & POSH See Posh’s Profile