Embark’s Breed Kit examines over 200,000 genetic markers using the most advanced techniques available so that you can fully answer the first question people ask, “What kind of dog is that?” Knowing what breeds your dog is can help you plan for training, exercise, and nutrition needs. Embark can help you be the best pet parent possible.
BREED DISCOVERY: Embark screens for over 250 dog breeds. Using a research-grade genotyping platform developed in partnership with Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine, Embark offers the most accurate breed breakdown on the market.
FAMILY TREE AND ANCESTRY: See your dog’s family tree back to great-grandparents. See other dogs of similar breed mix to your pup, powered exclusively by Embark. Explore profiles, photos, and even connect with their humans to compare your dogs’ quirks.
DISCOVER YOUR DOG’S RELATIVES: Find and connect with other dogs that share DNA with yours. Only Embark will give you a percentage of shared DNA between your dog and others that have been tested with Embark. Doggy DNA Relative Finder included with purchase.
FAST & EASY: Simple cheek swab. Results generally available online in 2-4 weeks.
UPGRADE ANYTIME: Solved your breed mystery but now want to know if your pup is at risk for 170+ genetic health conditions? Upgrade your Embark account at any time to get your dog’s genetic health report – no additional swabs or kits needed. Upgrade equivalent to buying the Embark Breed + Health kit.