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    Dame Deutsch

    July 17, 1957
    AKC WA3212 [10-59]
    Cream, Black
    Sire Felix von Lucknor  (M) October 12, 1955 - AKC W648929 - Black, Tan
    Dam Lady La Fang  (F) January 23, 1956 - AKC W681769 - Black, Cream
    Litter 1
    July 18, 1959
    Swartzie Tueful  (M) October 7, 1956 - AKC W844432 [10-59] - Black, Tan
    1. Christopher of O'Carroll  (M) July 18, 1959 - AKC WA104238 [1-61] - BlkCr

    The German Shepherd Gene Study tracks the recessive "masking" white and recessive black genes forward through the generations.

    Genes come in different varieties, called alleles. Somatic cells contain two alleles for every gene, with one allele provided by each parent. Often, it is impossible to determine which two alleles of a gene are present within an dog's chromosomes based solely on the outward appearance of that dog. However, an allele that is hidden, or not expressed by, can still be passed on to that dog's offspring and expressed in a later generation.

    German Shepherds can carry one or both of the recessive white "masking" and/or the recessive black gene.

    (A masking gene masks the real color and pattern of the dog. The only way the gene can be expressed in some of the offspring is if both parents carry it. For example, when a white dog is bred to a non-white dog that does not carry the white gene, none of the offspring will express the white coat but they will be carriers of the white gene. If those offspring are bred to a white, some of their offspring will express the white coat color. White bred to white will always produce white offspring.)

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