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Beth Skewis and Jackson relax in the Puppy Bowl green room. Puppy Bowl VII is airing right now on Animal Planet, and since all the “players” are Petfinder alumni, we picked two of them to get DNA tests from our partner, Canine Heritage Breed Test. Today we’re sharing the results. …

Two Face was escorted to Puppy Bowl VII by Luvfurmutts in Cincinnati. Puppy Bowl VII is airing right now on Animal Planet, and since all the “players” are Petfinder alumni, we picked two of them to get DNA tests from our partner, Canine Heritage Breed Test. Today we’re sharing the …

Jackson was escorted to Puppy Bowl by Pet Assistance League of Virginia (PAL-VA) in Stafford. Puppy Bowl VII will air on Feb. 6 on Animal Planet, and since all the “players” are Petfinder alumni, we picked two of them to get DNA tests from our partner, Canine Heritage Breed Test. …

Two Face was escorted to Puppy Bowl by Luvfurmutts in Cincinnati. Puppy Bowl VII will air on Feb. 6 on Animal Planet, and since all the “players” are Petfinder alumni, we picked two puppies to get DNA tests from our partner, Canine Heritage Breed Test. This week and next we’ll …

Jennifer Zentz lives in Indianapolis with her dog, McCartney, loves photographing him and is the volunteer co-chair of the Humane Society of Indianapolis‘ Mutt Strut fundraiser. She previously posted about adopting McCartney and using the Canine Heritage Breed Test to determine the breeds in his background. Here, she shares the …

Jennifer adopted McCartney as a puppy from Wright-Way Rescue in Chicago. Guest blogger Jennifer Zentz lives in Indianapolis with her dog, McCartney, loves photographing him and is the volunteer co-chair of the Humane Society of Indianapolis‘ Mutt Strut fundraiser. Today she tells us about using the Canine Heritage Breed Test …

A few weeks ago I posted about my mother’s dog, Nanai, an apparent Pit–Shepherd mix with an odd of instinctive behaviors. We wiped Nanai’s cheek with a swab from Canine Heritage and, a few weeks later, got the results: No primary breeds (meaning neither of her parents was a purebred), …

When Nanai was picked up as a stray and brought into NYC Animal Care & Control’s Manhattan shelter, where I was a volunteer, everyone thought she’d be adopted right away. After all, she didn’t look that much like a Pit Bull, compared to the other dogs at the shelter; she …

The results are in, and I’m proud to announce that Molly is a great American mini-mutt! I would have bet a bag of dog treats that Chihuahua would show up in Molly’s heritage. However, there were no results for her primary and secondary breeds, which means her parents were mutts …

Everyone stops to ask “What is she?” when Molly goes for a romp in the dog park. She is an 11-lb. bouncy blonde with pantaloons, a fluff of a tail she holds high, and crooked, wispy ears. Since Molly is a determined little digger, her pregnant owner worried she would …