German Shepherd Database Project
Pedigree (Ancestors)
German Shepherd

Ilse vom Waseneck

SZ 445020
Born: Jan 16, 1933
Color: Light Grey

COI: 14.73%
PrHtS 1932
Dolf von Boll

Feb 28, 1930
SZ 404100
Black, Tan
COI: 13.55%

German Shepherd
Baron von den Deutschen Werken

Jul 28, 1928
SZ 382838
Black, Grey
COI: 13.66%

German Shepherd
1929 SGR, Ch (Intl)
Utz vom Haus Schutting
SchH3 ZPr

Mar 12, 1926
AKC 707401, CKC 84182, SZ 331999 (Schütting)
Black, Tan
COI: 22.16%

German Shepherd
Asta vom Hasenfang

Dec 7, 1923
SZ 244661
Black, Tan Markings
COI: 15.85%

German Shepherd
Vista von Boll

Aug 5, 1927
SZ 365924
Black, Tan
COI: 13.53%

German Shepherd
Ch (AKC)
Bertilo vom Georgenstein

Mar 3, 1925
AKC 619014 / SZ 299794
Grey, Mask
COI: 11.15%

German Shepherd
Sigrist von Boll
Sep 18, 1924
SZ 296986
Black, Tan Markings
COI: 16.38%

German Shepherd
Fränze von Hohen Schramberg
Feb 21, 1931
SZ 417753
COI: 13.15%

German Shepherd
Sieger (1930 and 1931)
Herold aus der Niederlausitz

Dec 2, 1926
SZ 355573
Light Grey, Dingy
COI: 14.76%

German Shepherd
Otlan vom Blasienberg-Jessford

Aug 28, 1924
AKC 605532, SZ 309762
Black, Tan
COI: 24.02%

German Shepherd
Burga von der Lämmerherde

May 21, 1923
SZ 212551
COI: 13.49%

German Shepherd
Fränze von Oeringen
Feb 23, 1925
SZ 301114
Black, Tan Markings
COI: 18.10%

German Shepherd
Tello von Oringen (Oeringen)

Nov 1, 1922
AKC 487720 / SZ 185803
Black, Tan
COI: 14.15%

German Shepherd
Pisa von Oeringen
Dec 24, 1921
SZ 146609
Black, Tan
COI: 11.43%

German Shepherd


  White Gene
  White Gene Carrier
  Black Gene
  Black Gene Carrier
  Blue Gene
  Blue Gene Carrier
  Liver Gene
  Liver Gene Carrier
  Excellent Hips
  Good Hips
  Fair Hips
  Normal Elbow
  DM Clear
  DM Carrier
  DM At Risk

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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The German Shepherd Dog Database Project makes no guarantees as to the accuracy of the data published at this site. We have made every effort to verify all entries, but the German Shepherd Dog Database Project is not a registry so all data included has been submitted by dog owners or taken from registry reports and AKC Stud Books. Please contact us to report any errors or omission.

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