Experience indicates that approximately 2.3% of all DNA canine testing will yield results that are inaccurate or cannot be interpreted. The reasons for this are:
- Dogs have extremely high levels of oral bacteria which may result in degeneration of the sample before our DNA extraction process commences.
- The current thoroughly isolated DNA markers in the available database to date represent the most common breeds found in the North American mixed breed dog population. If you believe your dog is a breed not covered in our database.