If you are unsure about what samples will be useful for research, please view the Useful Research Families page.
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- Sending Information and Samples - an outline of what information is needed, and how to gather it.
- Sample Handling - collection instructions to take with you to the veterinarian, and shipping instructions.
- Foreign Country Additional Instructions - shipping and Customs clearance instruction for samples coming from outside the USA
- Individual Dog Information Form - form for information about each individual sampled
- Litter Information - information on the litter (breeders, please complete this form)
- Litter List - for listing all members of the litter (breeders, please complete this form)
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