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. […]

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 […]

Our Dog’s DNA Results Received: With Surprises!

Just last month we told you about the Wisdom Panel MX DNA test we had run on our former shelter dog, Tiki. Well, the results are back: and they’re a total surprise! We had thought Tiki, a white with red ticking, 40-ish pound, smart, sweeter than sweet dog was a border collie mix. We believed […]

Win a Dog DNA Kit in the My Marvelous Mutt Contest

** CLOSED** Do you wonder about the heritage of your mixed breed dog? You can find out with a simple blood test and the Wisdom Panel MX test from Mars Veterinary (TM)–and here’s your chance to win a test kit valued at $124.99! Today DogTipper.com is launching the My Marvelous Mutt Contest; thanks to Mars […]

What Breed is Our Dog?

Have you ever wondered just what breed(s) your shelter dog is? We have–and so last week we took our Tiki into the vet to start the Wisdom Panel MX test by Mars Veterinary. This simple test will check her DNA against the DNA of 157 breeds and hopefully will solve the mystery of just what […]