Learn how to factor genetic health results into breeding decisions in this introductory video with Embark Co-founder Dr. Adam Boyko.
How should I factor my dog’s genetic health results into my breeding decisions?
Many breeders receive their dog’s Embark results and discover that their dog is a carrier or at-risk for a genetic health condition. This prompts a common question, “Should dogs with one or two copies of a deleterious variant be used in a breeding program?” In this video, Dr. Boyko explains what to consider when answering that question.
Did you know?
Embark provides free consultations to walk through your dogs’ genetic results and evaluate potential litter health and trait outcomes for prospective breedings. To schedule a free consultation, email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.