Pedigree of

Babe the Great

Apr 6, 1957
AKC W988719
Tan, Black
Breeder: James Doukas

Notes: COI 7.53%

Guardian Prince Cobber
Dec 15, 1953
AKC W595307
Black, Tan

Rebel Prince of Westwood
Jul 1, 1951
AKC W277004
Black, Tan

Jul 15, 1949
AKC W233865
Brown, Black, Silver

Winnie of Barn-Mil
Apr 4, 1947
AKC W44711
Black, Silver

Barkhaven Lucy
Jul 9, 1951
AKC W344457
Black, Tan

Ch (US) 
Cosalta's Ace of Wyliewood

Mar 27, 1947
AKC W107426
Black, Tan

Elbourne's Friea
Jul 14, 1948
AKC W118117
Black, Cream

Clara of Doukas
Nov 25, 1952
AKC W433193
Black, Tan

Ch (US) 
Baldo von der Burg

Apr 3, 1949
AKC W150865
Black, Tan

Black von Ratsmeister
Jun 5, 1947

Katjan von der Burg
Mar 17, 1942
AKC A608246
Black, Tan

Gloria's Schatzy
Jun 18, 1950
AKC W216516
Black, Tan

Ch (US) 
Adalo vom Haus Berra

Jul 11, 1947
AKC W233459

Sabo's Schatz
Oct 6, 1947
AKC W71427
Black, Tan

Legend for German Shepherd Gene Study
  White Carrier
  Black Carrier
  Blue Carrier
  Liver Carrier

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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