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    Mickey of Rockey Reach

    November 8, 1956
    AKC W775564
    Black, Cream
    Breeder: Floyd A Bogenrief

    Notes: COI 7.77%

    Lump's Sable Shiek
    November 6, 1951
    AKC W382250
    Sable Grey

    Lump of La Salle II
    September 24, 1944
    AKC W129547
    Black, Tan

    Ch (US) 
    Sheik of La Salle

    November 30, 1939
    AKC A529867
    Black, Tan

    Geisha of La Salle
    May 17, 1939
    AKC A497984
    Black, Golden

    Sable II
    October 18, 1949
    AKC W236664
    Black, Sable

    Dash of La Salle
    April 22, 1947
    AKC W151029
    Sable Grey

    Berita of La Salle
    April 23, 1947
    AKC W177980

    Tipy von Hechtsburg
    February 25, 1953
    AKC W512217
    Black, Cream

    Rex Gelert of La Salle
    January 7, 1951
    AKC W279504
    Black, Tan

    Ch (US) 
    Sir Launcelot of La Salle

    July 15, 1947
    AKC W151028
    Black, Tan

    Teckie of La Salle
    April 28, 1948
    AKC W244390
    Black, Tan

    Micky von Hechtsburg
    September 7, 1946
    AKC W382226
    Silver Grey

    Rickey of Rocky Reach
    November 18, 1943
    AKC A742630
    Black, Tan

    Sussie von Hechtsburg
    February 19, 1944
    AKC A811197

    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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