Introduction to Basepaws
Why should I buy a feline Basepaws DNA test?
Thank you for being here, we're so glad that you would like to learn more about Basepaws!. Home-based, health-focused genetic testing is important now more than ever. DNA information opens up a new world of knowledge, health, personality, and additio
What's included in a Basepaws Breed + Health Cat DNA test?
Each Basepaws DNA test includes a single, sterile cheek swab with stabilizing liquid, a biohazard specimen bag, and detailed instructions inside the box for proper sample collection. If the biohazard specimen bag is missing, you can simply use a plas
What are genetic markers?
The Basepaws Breed + Health DNA test screens for 114 genetic markers – 50 genetic trait markers and 64 genetic health markers – which reside in unique regions of a pet’s DNA. If we think of DNA as a long road, then genetic markers are the signposts a
Can I see an example of the cat DNA Report?
Of course! Click this link to view an example of the Basepaws Breed + Health Cat DNA report for pet parents.
I just got my kit- what do I do now?
Paw-some! Now that you have your pet's test kit in hand, please read the following instructions carefully:. 1. Create a Basepaws account at https://my.basepaws.com/register. 2. Add a pet profile. 3. Register the kit's barcode ID number to the existin