Pedigree of

Cheri von Crowe

Jun 4, 1957
AKC W904561
Black, Cream
Breeder: Jerry E Crowe

Notes: COI: 6.50%

Ch (US) 
Chiasso von Grindelwald

Nov 30, 1953
AKC W524127
Wolf Grey

Ch (US) 
Hollywood Major

Mar 2, 1948
AKC W150745
Silver Grey

Ch (US) 
Tasso of Villa Marina

Nov 28, 1939
AKC A432550
Black, Grey

Aug 6, 1945
AKC W24821
Silver Grey

Darla von Grindelwald
Mar 7, 1952
AKC W450379
Black, Tan

Judo von Liebestraum
Feb 14, 1945
AKC W1956
Black, Tan

Donna of Benlore II
Apr 7, 1948
AKC W91579
Black, Tan

Black Flame Von-Crowe
Jan 20, 1951
AKC W323230
Black, Silver

Stormhill's Atto
Nov 3, 1948
AKC W172575
Black, Tan

Ch (US) 
San Miguel's Ilo of Rocky Reach

May 30, 1942
AKC A624738
Black, Tan

Heidi of Stormhill
Dec 3, 1946
AKC W36201
Black, Tan

Princess Zula
Jun 8, 1946
AKC W89284
Black, Silver

Dux von Reck
Dec 21, 1939
AKC A649128
Black, Tan

Blitz of Eitopomar
Oct 9, 1940
AKC A489412
Tan, White

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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