Pedigree of

Lassie von Bushe

Jun 2, 1923
AKC 389304
Wolf Grey, Tan
Breeder: Charles T Dunning, Lake City MN

Notes: COI 16.31%

Jul 7, 1922
AKC 364538
Wolf Grey

Arno von der Alpenluft
Oct 18, 1916
AKC 317126, SZ 64433
Wolf Grey

Bodo Lug ins Land
Apr 30, 1914
SZ 55899
Grey, Tan Markings

Auda von der Alpenluft
Sep 15, 1915
SZ 62271
Dark Grey, Black Mask

Wally Willings
Jun 13, 1918
AKC 271764

Kuno von Adlisberg
Apr 8, 1912
AKC 228253
Wolf Grey

Flora Bella
May 18, 1918
AKC 261810
Wolf Grey

Fels von Lassie
Mar 25, 1920
AKC 343066
Dark Wolf Grey, Tan

Omaha Heine
Dec 23, 1919
AKC 287009
Dark Wolf Grey

Hector vom Fluegelrad
Jan 21, 1917
AKC 231571
Wolf Grey

Hella of the Prairie
May 30, 1917
AKC 259949
Silver Grey

Palisade Mirette
Apr 3, 1920
AKC 282601
Wolf Grey

Palisade Resolute
Mar 10, 1916
AKC 282599
Wolf Sable

Freia von Erfenstein
Feb 14, 1917
AKC 235627
Black, Brown

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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