DNA Detail Coat Length

Coat Length aka Fluffy


There are 5 recessive variants in the fibroblast growth factor-5 (FGF5) gene.


1. L-p.Cys95Phe

2. L2-c.578C>T

3. L3-c.556-571del16

4. L5-c.559-560dupGG (L4) g.8193T>A


S/S      Dog has short hair, non carrier

S/L    Dog has short hair and carries 1 copy of long hair

L/L   Dog has long hair-2 copies of long hair

Results will show as either L, L2, L3, L4, L5 according to test.