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    Lisa of Kerry-Lawn

    February 9, 1958
    AKC W952800
    Black, Yellow
    Breeder: Daniel B Stauft

    Roggy (AKC)
    September 6, 1954
    AKC W706247 (Import)
    Black, Tan

    Joggi von der Elfenwiese


    Erlo vom Erlenmoos

    SHSB 85076

    Cilli vom Etzliberg
    February 28, 1939
    SHSB 83627
    Black and Tan

    Lejka av Asabo


    Lita of Northwind
    March 23, 1955
    AKC W668753 [8-58]
    Black, Tan, Grey

    Ch (US) 
    Eversridge Lex

    September 25, 1952
    AKC W371854 [6-55]
    Black, Tan

    Ch (US) 
    Bluegrass Vanquish

    June 20, 1948
    AKC W115062
    Black, Tan

    Veda of San Miguel

    January 13, 1949
    AKC W136872
    Black, Tan

    Ebony Shawn of Northwind
    November 26, 1951
    AKC W322782 [6-54]

    Ch (US) 
    Seamair's Shawnee of Rocky Reach

    April 7, 1950
    AKC W207582
    Black, Silver

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

    Legend for German Shepherd Gene Study
      White Carrier
      Black 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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