Would You Like to Know Your Mixed Breed Dog’s Ancestry?

This post is sponsored by Wisdom Panel. We are being compensated to spread the word about this new generation of Wisdom Panel, but DogTipper only shares products that we use with our own pets — and we can’t wait to see the results from Irie’s Wisdom Panel test! As you know, we LOVE mixed breed dogs. […]

Enter Kurgo’s “What Mutt” Giveaway!

One of the most common questions we get here at DogTipper is “what breed is Tiki?” When we first adopted Tiki, we didn’t know the answer to that question so we had to tell people what the shelter had guessed: that she was a border collie mix. Well, we eventually ran a Wisdom Panel DNA […]

#WhosYourDaddy Results – And Winner Announcement!

It’s finally the day you’ve all been waiting for…the results of the Wisdom Panel DNA test for DaVinci, the rescue dog who inspired the nonprofit The DaVinci Foundation for Animals and an entire movement in Detroit to help homeless dogs and educate everyone about the importance of being kind to and caring for dogs. As […]

Win a Wisdom Panel Dog DNA Test! #WhosYourDaddy

You know how much we LOVE mixed breed dogs–in fact, our own Irie and Tiki are mixes of mixes. A few years ago, we had our Tiki’s DNA tested using Wisdom Panel and, to the surprise of everyone, she turned out to be primarily doberman and poodle with lesser amounts bulldog and Sheltie! Now it’s […]

Banfield Now Offers Genetic Testing

One of the most commonly asked questions we get here on DogTipper is “what breed is Tiki?” Well, even though Tiki is a mix of mixes, we know what breeds make up at least part of her heritage thanks to the Wisdom Panel DNA test…and we just heard that Banfield Pet Hospitals are now offering […]

DNA Testing Your Dog

This past year, we’ve been doing some freelance writing for The Dog Daily. We now have permission to use some of our articles…and those from other expert pet writers…on DogTipper, so watch for some of our articles here! DNA Testing Your Dog By Paris Permenter and John Bigley for The Dog Daily What’s your dog’s […]

Wisdom Panel™ Insights Doggie DNA Test

Product: Wisdom Panel™ Insights Doggie DNA Test What It Is: DNA to test the breeds that make up your mixed breed dog’s heritage Manufacturer: Wisdom Panel Last year, we DNA tested our mixed breed dog Tiki using Wisdom Panel’s blood test…the results were fascinating (and ones we’d never have guessed on our own!) This year, […]

What’s New: Wisdom Panel Insights DNA Test

New Product: Wisdom Panel (TM) Insights What It Is: cheek swab DNA test for mixed breed dogs testing for more than 170 breeds. Within three weeks, dog owners are e-mailed an official Ancestry Report of the dog’s genetic background. Manufacturer: Mars Veterinary (TM), a division of MARS® Incorporated In Their Words: “We’re excited to give […]

Facebook Friday: August 28, 2009

It’s once again time for Facebook Friday! Every week we highlight some of the Facebook fan pages we’ve selected as favorites on our DogTipper Facebook fan page. This week we check out a dog artist, dog DNA test, some great pet sites, and more! Annamarie Johnson If you love basset hounds, don’t miss this fan […]

Rachael Ray Show Features Dog DNA Test

Check out the Rachael Ray Show today to see a segment on dog DNA. Mars Veterinary’s Wisdom Panel MX DNA test was given to both a dog from a New York shelter and to Broadway actress Bernadette Peters’ dog. Today’s show will be the big “reveal” of the breeds, presented by Dr. Ernie Ward, the […]