Embark Breed Identification Kit
Embark Breed Identification Kit
Embark Breed Identification Kit
Embark Breed Identification Kit

Embark Breed Identification Kit

Regular price
$129
Sale price
$129

Find out what your dog’s DNA says about his or her breed, ancestry and more with a simple cheek swab with an Embark Breed Identification Kit. Discover and connect with dogs that share DNA with yours using the world's only canine relative finder, free with purchase.

Free shipping in the continental U.S. within 3-5 business days. Expedited shipping options available. Return shipping of swabs included in the continental U.S. only.

Your dog’s family tree

DNA tells the story of who your dog is, and gives you a sniff into his or her ancestry.

Family Tree

One simple cheek swab

Three easy steps

  1. 1. Activate

  2. 2. Swab

  3. 3. Send

Meet Relatives

Meet the relatives

Our DNA test includes access to your dog’s relatives with the world’s only Canine Relative Finder.

What's Inside?

  1. 1. Swab & return label

  2. 2. Swabbing instructions

  3. 3. Dog tag

Open Embark Dog DNA Test Kit Showing A Swab & Activation Instructions
Health Upgrade

Want to also learn about your dog’s health predisposition and traits? Get our Breed + Health Kit to screen for 170+ Health Conditions.

Frequently Asked Questions

How does the testing process work? Does it require a blood sample?

With one simple, painless cheek swab, Embark looks at over 200,000 genetic markers in your dog. No blood sample or vet visit needed.

How long does it take to get results?

Most results are delivered in 2-4 weeks from when your pup’s sample is received.

Do you include return shipping of the swab?

Yes. For all orders in the continental U.S., a pre-paid return shipping label is included in every kit. Simply activate your kit, swab your dog, and send it back to us.

Do you offer expedited shipping?

Yes, Embark offers expedited shipping options in the U.S. at an additional cost. We also offer free standard shipping on all orders.

*Doggy DNA Relative Finder and Family Tree will not be provided to dogs with recent undomesticated canid ancestry, to respect your privacy.

Every Embark Dog DNA Kit tests for over 250 dog breeds. See the full list of breeds we test for below

  • A-B
    • Affenpinscher
    • Afghan Hound
    • African Village Dog
    • Airedale Terrier
    • Akita
    • Alaskan Klee Kai
    • Alaskan Malamute
    • American Bulldog
    • American Eskimo Dog
    • American Foxhound
    • American Hairless Terrier
    • American Pit Bull Terrier
    • American Staffordshire Terrier
    • American Village Dog
    • American Water Spaniel
    • Anatolian Shepherd Dog
    • Australian Cattle Dog ( Also known as Blue Heeler)
    • Australian Kelpie
    • Australian Shepherd
    • Australian Terrier
    • Azawakh
    • Barbet
    • Basenji
    • Basset Hound
    • Beagle
    • Bearded Collie
    • Bedlington Terrier
    • Belgian Laekenois
    • Belgian Malinois
    • Belgian Sheepdog ( Also known as Groenendael)
    • Belgian Tervuren
    • Berger Picard
    • Bernese Mountain Dog
    • Bichon Frise
    • Biewer Terrier
    • Black Russian Terrier
    • Black and Tan Coonhound
    • Bloodhound
    • Blue Lacy
    • Bluetick Coonhound
    • Boerboel ( Also known as South African Mastiff)
    • Border Collie
    • Border Terrier
    • Borzoi
    • Boston Terrier
    • Bouvier des Flandres
    • Boxer
    • Boykin Spaniel
    • Briard
    • Brittany
    • Brussels Griffon
    • Bull Terrier
    • Bulldog ( Also known as English Bulldog)
    • Bullmastiff
  • C-G
    • Cairn Terrier
    • Canaan Dog
    • Cane Corso
    • Cane Di Fonni
    • Cardigan Welsh Corgi
    • Catahoula Leopard Dog
    • Cavalier King Charles Spaniel
    • Cesky Fousek
    • Chesapeake Bay Retriever
    • Chihuahua
    • Chinese Crested
    • Chinese Shar-Pei
    • Chinook
    • Chow Chow
    • Cirneco Dell'Etna
    • Clumber Spaniel
    • Cocker Spaniel
    • Collie
    • Coton de Tulear
    • Coyote
    • Curly-Coated Retriever
    • Dachshund
    • Dalmatian
    • Dandie Dinmont Terrier
    • Dingo
    • Doberman Pinscher
    • Dogo Argentino
    • Dogue de Bordeaux ( Also known as French Mastiff)
    • East Asian Village Dog
    • English Cocker Spaniel
    • English Foxhound
    • English Setter
    • English Shepherd
    • English Springer Spaniel
    • English Toy Spaniel
    • Eurasier
    • European Village Dog
    • Field Spaniel
    • Finnish Lapphund
    • Finnish Spitz
    • Flat-Coated Retriever
    • French Bulldog
    • German Pinscher
    • German Shepherd Dog
    • German Shorthaired Pointer
    • German Wirehaired Pointer
    • Giant Schnauzer
    • Glen of Imaal Terrier
    • Golden Retriever
    • Gordon Setter
    • Grand Basset Griffon Vendeen
    • Gray Wolf
    • Great Dane
    • Great Pyrenees
    • Greater Swiss Mountain Dog
    • Greenland Dog ( Also known as Greenland Sledge Dog)
    • Greyhound
  • H-L
    • Hamiltonstovare
    • Harrier
    • Havanese
    • Hovawart
    • Ibizan Hound
    • Icelandic Sheepdog
    • Indian Indigenous Dog
    • Irish Setter
    • Irish Terrier
    • Irish Water Spaniel
    • Irish Wolfhound
    • Istrian Shorthaired Hound
    • Italian Greyhound
    • Japanese Chin
    • Keeshond
    • Kerry Blue Terrier
    • Kishu Ken
    • Komondor
    • Koolie ( Also known as German Coolie, Australian Koolie)
    • Kuvasz
    • Labrador Retriever
    • Lagotto Romagnolo
    • Lakeland Terrier
    • Leonberger
    • Levriero Meridionale
    • Lhasa Apso
    • Longhaired Whippet
    • Lowchen
  • M-R
    • Maltese
    • Manchester Terrier (Toy)
    • Mastiff ( Also known as English Mastiff)
    • Mastino Abruzzese
    • Middle Eastern Village Dog
    • Miniature Pinscher
    • Miniature Schnauzer
    • Miniature/MAS-type Australian Shepherd ( Also known as Miniature Australian Shepherd, Australian Shepherd)
    • Mudi
    • Munsterlander (Large)
    • Munsterlander (Small)
    • Neapolitan Mastiff
    • New Guinea Singing Dog
    • Newfoundland
    • Norfolk Terrier
    • Norrbottenspitz
    • Norwegian Elkhound
    • Norwegian Lundehund
    • Norwich Terrier
    • Nova Scotia Duck Tolling Retriever
    • Old English Sheepdog
    • Otterhound
    • Papillon
    • Pekingese
    • Pembroke Welsh Corgi
    • Peruvian Inca Orchid
    • Petit Basset Griffon Vendeen
    • Pharaoh Hound
    • Plott
    • Pointer ( Also known as English Pointer)
    • Polish Lowland Sheepdog
    • Pomeranian
    • Poodle (Small) ( Also known as Toy Poodle, Miniature Poodle)
    • Poodle (Standard)
    • Portuguese Water Dog
    • Pug
    • Puli
    • Pumi
    • Pungsan
    • Pyrenean Shepherd
    • Rat Terrier
    • Redbone Coonhound
    • Rhodesian Ridgeback
    • Rottweiler
    • Russell-type Terrier
  • S-Z
    • Saint Bernard
    • Saluki
    • Samoyed
    • Schipperke
    • Scottish Deerhound
    • Scottish Terrier
    • Sealyham Terrier
    • Shetland Sheepdog
    • Shiba Inu
    • Shih Tzu
    • Shikoku
    • Shiloh Shepherd
    • Siberian Husky
    • Silken Windhound
    • Silky Terrier
    • Skye Terrier
    • Sloughi
    • Smooth Fox Terrier
    • Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier
    • Southeast Asian Island Village Dog
    • Southeast Asian Village Dog
    • Spanish Water Dog
    • Spinone Italiano
    • Stabyhoun
    • Staffordshire Bull Terrier
    • Standard Schnauzer
    • Sussex Spaniel
    • Swedish Vallhund
    • Tibetan Mastiff
    • Tibetan Spaniel
    • Tibetan Terrier
    • Toy Fox Terrier
    • Treeing Walker Coonhound
    • Vizsla
    • Volpino Italiano
    • Weimaraner
    • Welsh Springer Spaniel
    • Welsh Terrier
    • West Highland White Terrier
    • Whippet
    • Wire Fox Terrier
    • Wirehaired Pointing Griffon
    • Xoloitzcuintli ( Also known as Mexican Hairless)
    • Yorkshire Terrier