Historical analysis of Newfoundland dog fur colour genetics

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J. Bondeson;
  • Publisher: Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Tripoli and Libyan Authority for Research, Science and Technology
  • Journal: Open Veterinary Journal,volume 5,issue 1,pages85-89 (issn: 2226-4485, eissn: 2218-6050)
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  • Subject: Fur colour genetics | QL1-991 | Irish spotting | Newfoundland dog | Landseer Newfoundland | Short Communication | MITF | Zoology

This article makes use of digitized historic newspapers to analyze Newfoundland dog fur colour genetics, and fur colour variations over time. The results indicate that contrary to the accepted view, the ‘Solid’ gene was introduced into the British population of Newfound... View more
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