Pedigree of

Cinder's Civet

Jan 3, 1956
AKC W734224
Black, Cream
Breeder: Elsie & Albert Burlew

Notes: COI: 6.33%

Bullet's Pride of Encino
Mar 3, 1954
AKC W639111
Black, Tan

Bullet von Berge
Nov 9, 1949
AKC W223946
Light Silver, Black
COI 14.36%

Ch (US) 
York of San Miguel

Apr 27, 1946
AKC W23246

W N W's Pogie Bait
Oct 15, 1945
AKC A978080
Black, Silver
COI 11.21%

Kola-Marc's Hexe
Mar 22, 1952
AKC W330903
Black, Tan, Cream

Kola-Marc's Batik of Dunrovin
Jun 25, 1950
AKC W212336

Brandy of Arbopen
Dec 25, 1949
AKC W180246
Black, Tan

Apr 4, 1953
AKC W442934 [12-54]
Black, Tan

Dry Ridge Baron
Nov 26, 1951
AKC W384189
Black, Tan

Ch (US) 
Seamair's Shawnee of Rocky Reach

Apr 7, 1950
AKC W207582
Black, Silver

Anita of Rocky Reach
Oct 21, 1949
AKC W171639
Black, Tan

Silver Streak III
Mar 9, 1952
AKC W328835

Erich von der Rizzi
Jul 20, 1947
AKC W84207
Black, Fawn

Moberly's Lady
Apr 4, 1947
AKC W46699
Grey, Black Markings

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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