Lee Brewer

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How to compute an inbreeding coefficient

The path method:<p>The simplest method to compute the Coefficient Of Inbreeding ("COI" or "F") is the path method. It consists in determining each of …

Genetics

Basic Genetics (still under construction - how genes work, dominant, incompletely dominant and recessive genes, breeding probabilities, Punnett …

Inbreeding

<b>Low inbreeding does not mean giving up all hope of winning championships</b>.<p>In England, Julia Taylor (Greekmyth) bred brown Standard Poodles for many …

Purebred dogs not always at higher risk for genetic disorders, study finds

If you think your mixed-breed pup is naturally hardier than the neighbor’s purebred, you may want to think again. A new study by researchers at the …

Genetic studies of breast cancer in dogs

Mammary tumours (breast cancer) are the most common form of cancer in female dogs. Now a PhD project has led to the identification of genetic changes …

New Wonderfully Witty Dog Portraits by Ron Schmidt

Photographer Ron Schmidt just wrote to us to tell us about a new set of photos from his adorable series <i>Loose Leashes</i>. (See older posts, here and here.) Not only does Ron snap cute photos of dogs, he and his wife come up with the most clever names for each of them. (Make sure to look at the …

Pets