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Doggie DNA test reveals mutts’ heritage

Published October 10, 2007 by lisaolisa

This is so cool!

Dog (© Mark Hunt/AGE Fotostock)The growing availability, and declining cost, of high-tech DNA tests are giving dog owners long baffled over the makeup of their mutts something to do besides shrug and speculate.

The growing availability, and declining cost, of high-tech DNA tests are giving dog owners long baffled over the makeup of their mutts something to do besides shrug and speculate.p of breeds
The tests, which cost as little as $65, are the result of several years of work by scientists who gathered a large pool of DNA samples from thousands of dogs to create a sort of genetic roadmap of breeds.

MSNBC.com: Doggie DNA test reveals mutts’ heritage