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Your dog,
decoded

Save $30 on the highest-rated* dog DNA kit

*On leading consumer sites like Amazon.com

Who says dogs
can’t talk?
Their DNA has
a lot to say.

Results you can trust

Embark’s test was developed by veterinarians in partnership with Cornell University.

Embark can sniff out breeds that make up as little as 5% of your dog’s overall DNA breed mix.

Embark delivers the most accurate results and is the highest-rated dog DNA test.*

*On leading consumer sites like Amazon.com

Hundreds of answers, now on sale

Which kit is right for you?

Breed + Health Kit

Health & happiness + Breed ID

  • 20+ Physical Traits
  • 200+ Genetic Health Risks
  • 350+ Breeds
  • Your Dog's Family Tree
  • Research Surveys
  • Mystery Relative Finder

$169 $199

Best value with code:
FALL30

Breed ID

Breed ID and beyond

  • 350+ Breeds
  • Your Dog's Family Tree
  • Research Surveys
  • Mystery Relative Finder

$99 $129

Best value with code:
BREED30

Genetic health testing benefits all dogs

Embark has DNA kits just for Breeders.

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Predict genetic health risks and traits for the next generation

Embark has DNA kits just for Breeders.

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Results in 2-4 weeks

200,000 genetic markers. One 30-second swab.

Activate

Register your kit with your profile using the code included with it.

Swab

Swab the inside of your dog’s cheek for thirty seconds.

Mail

Mail your dog’s swab back to us with a free return label.

See the journey of your dog’s swab and how to get details from their DNA.

Your dog’s results

What if caring for your dog was proactive instead of reactive?

Your dog’s results

What if caring for your dog was proactive instead of reactive?

Decode your most puzzling pup questions

Animated Block Will I shed like crazy? Am I a high flyer? Are doggie bladder stones in my future? Decoded: The MC5R gene Decoded: The ACSL4 gene Decoded: The MC1R gene Why do I look like Batman? Your pup’s facial fur can look like a black mask or widow’s peak depending on this result. Decoded: The EPAS1 gene Decoded: The SLC2A9 gene Will I make serious gains? Find out if your dog is likely to be a heavy, seasonal, or light shedder. You might have a body builder on your hands. Find out if your pup is likely to bulk up. Your pup can climb the highest heights with you if they’re tolerant of low oxygen levels. Common in certain breeds, doggie bladder stones can be easily prevented if you know to look for them. Decoded: The KRT71 gene Where did I get my waves from? You might be jealous of your pup’s luscious locks, depending on this result.
Animated SVG Block Will I shed like crazy? Find out if your dog is likely to be a heavy, seasonal, or light shedder. Your pup’s facial fur can look like a black mask or widow’s peak depending on this result. You might be jealous of your pup’s luscious locks, depending on this result. You might have a body builder on your hands. Find out if your pup is likely to bulk up. Common in certain breeds, doggie bladder stones can be easily prevented if you know to look for them! Your pup can climb the highest heights with you if they’re tolerant of low oxygen levels. Are doggie bladder stones in my future? Will I be a high flyer? Why do I look like Batman? Where did I get my waves from? Will I make serious gains? Decoded: The MC5R gene Decoded: The SLC2A9 gene Decoded: The EPAS1 gene Decoded: The MC1R gene Decoded: The KRT71 gene Decoded: The ACSL4 gene

Tails are wagging

8,457 five star reviews and counting

Amy S's dog Lakota Lakota
Amy S

“Getting her from a shelter and not knowing anything about her history always bothered me. We were always getting asked what she was and could never say for sure. Knowing what she is now is a great feeling. The results were so surprising and blew us all away.”

Vicky Y's dog Allie Allie
Vicky Y

“One of my dogs has a hereditary issue. Embark notified me immediately before completing the rest of the tests. I took Allie to the vet, unknown health issues were fixed and she is now on preventative treatment (prescription dog food). So grateful!”

Kathy B's dog Bella Bella
Kathy B

“Embark provided amazingly thorough detail, not only on my dog's breed, but health risks to watch for and matching with other relatives in the database with similar DNA matches which was cool to see. Embark is the real deal! ”

Steve S's dog Millie Millie
Steve S

“It satisfied my curiosity about my dog's background and it has been informative for my vet - now knowing potential health risks due to my dog's breed and genes. This enables us to be proactive about her health vs reactive should she ever face disease or other health issues.”

Morgan M's dog Ma'ii Ma'ii
Morgan M

“You were able to find a genetic abnormality in her liver. Knowing this could have saved her life in the future. With this knowledge we are working with her vet to find what her normal liver value is so we are prepared for any change. We can’t thank you enough.”

Even big dogs are barkin’​

  • “You could save on vet bills… this info could help you take preventative steps.”

  • “Extraordinarily important in guiding pet owners in the management of an animal at risk for a certain disease.”

  • “The best DNA test for dogs…one of a kind and backed by sound science.”

  • “Information that may improve or extend [your pet’s] life.”

  • “You trust only the best for your fur baby, and Embark is nothing but praised by customers on Amazon.”