Dog Breed Family Tree

“A study was conducted on the genetic data of 1,346 dogs representing 161 different genetics.jpgbreeds from all over the world.  The researchers discovered that while many breeds are interconnected, there are also some interesting outliers that have few connections with other breeds.  The connections between breeds can happen by chance, with human migrants who bring their dogs with them to other parts of the world, or through direct human intervention via cross-breeding.”

For the rest of the story & why it looks more like a pinwheel than a tree, click HERE.