Marhystin Gundogs

Paw Print Genetics Highest Industry Standards and Accuracy
Our laboratory is staffed with expertly trained geneticists, veterinarians, and technicians. We are equipped with the latest testing technology and analyze each mutation with two independent methods to provide you the highest accuracy in the industry.
• All mutations offered are based on the published, medical literature
• Board-certified geneticist by the American Board of Medical Genetics on staff
• Each mutation is tested twice, with two independent methods
• All results are reviewed and reported by both a PhD geneticist and a veterinarian
• Majority of test results accepted by the Orthopedic Foundation for Animals
• Diagnostic-grade DNA extracted from a variety of accepted sample types
More Services and Features
Our user-friendly website provides the easiest ordering process and provides more features and information than any other canine genetic testing laboratory.
• Breed-specific panels ensure you order the right tests for your breed
• Ability to choose panels or individual tests for your dog
• Online account management of your orders and your dogs
• Update or add registration numbers or names to your dogs at any time
• Easily transfer your dog’s information and results to new owners
• Free access to Paw Print Pedigrees® to show off your kennel and your dogs’ testing results
• Detailed reports and certificates for each dog, always available from your secure account

Outstanding Customer Care

Customer service is one of our top priorities. Call or email us during business hours and you will always reach someone who can help. Geneticists and veterinarians are available to speak with you before, during, and after you get your results.
• Informed staff available by phone and email to answer questions or help place your order
• Genetic counseling by geneticists and veterinarians available at no charge before, during or after testing
• Leftover DNA saved at no charge for future orders
• Everyday multi-dog and litter discounts
• Frequent discounts and promotions to save you money
• Email notifications when samples are received and when results are ready
• Results available within 14 days of receiving your dog’s sample

Tests offered for the Labrador Retriever


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Centronuclear myopathy

Aliases: Hereditary myopathy of Labrador Retriever, Type II muscle fiber deficiency
Acronyms: CNM

Congenital macrothrombocytopenia

Aliases: Macrothrombocytopenia, Thrombocytopenia

Degenerative myelopathy

Aliases: Canine degenerative myelopathy
Acronyms: DM

Dilute (D-locus) coat color

Aliases: Alopecia, Black hair follicular dysplasia, Blue doberman syndrome, Color dilution alopecia, Color mutant alopecia, D-allele, D-locus, Dilution gene
Acronyms: BHFD, CDA


Exercise-induced collapse

Acronyms: EIC


Aliases: Urolithiasis
Acronyms: HUU

Myotubular myopathy 1

Aliases: X-linked myotubular myopathy
Acronyms: MTM1, XLMTM

Narcolepsy (Group C)

Progressive retinal atrophy, Cone-rod dystrophy 4

Aliases: Progressive retinal atrophy – cord1, Progressive retinal atrophy – crd4, Progressive retinal atrophy – crd4/cord1
Acronyms: PRA-cord1, PRA-crd4, PRA-crd4/cord1

Progressive retinal atrophy, Progressive rod-cone degeneration

Acronyms: PRA-PRCD, PRCD

Pyruvate kinase deficiency (Group B)

Aliases: Pyruvate kinase deficiency of erythrocytes
Acronyms: PK deficiency
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