DNA Profile ISAG 288 SNP Panel (Semen Sample Extraction) Overview
This request includes extra fee for processing a semen sample - empty straw, semen bag (residual) or pellet. Also referred to as a DNA Fingerprint or Unique Identity Profile, a DNA Profile is unique for your animal and is used to verify parentage. The canine DNA Profile indentifies 288 individual single nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs). A DNA Profile allows you to verify any mating, an external stud service, ensure correct semen inseminated and any multiple sires. All Full Breed profiles include a DNA Profile. DNA profiling is a once off cost and is recommended for any breeding animal.
Please Note: If submitting possible multiple sire parentage or pedigree confrimation to your kennel club, YOU MUST follow the Approved Collection Method for sample collection as set out by your member body. Approved Collection requires independent sample collection (any Veterinarian or Approved Collection Agent) and that the animal is identified via it's microchip number at the time of independent collection.