OMIA:000299-9615 : Dwarfism, generic in Canis lupus familiaris (dog)

In other species: white-tufted-ear marmoset , domestic cat , Asiatic elephant , horse , pig , red deer , Northern giraffe , taurine cattle , indicine cattle (zebu) , goat , sheep , rabbit , callipterus cichlid , Angolan giraffe

Categories: Skeleton phene (incl. short stature & teeth)

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Genetic engineering: Unknown
Have human generated variants been created, e.g. through genetic engineering and gene editing

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2005). OMIA:000299-9615: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


Note: the references are listed in reverse chronological order (from the most recent year to the earliest year), and alphabetically by first author within a year.

1992 Christ, D., Volz, R. :
A Case of Dwarfism in a German Shepherd Praktische Tierarzt 73:565-567, 1992.
1956 Mather, G.W. :
Achondroplasia in a litter of pups Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association 128:327-328, 1956. Pubmed reference: 13306642.
1934 Vicari, E.M. :
Ulna- radius index associated with chondrodystrophy in dogs American Naturalist 68:171-172, 1934.
1928 Stockard, C.R. :
Inheritance of localized dwarfism and achondroplasia in dogs 38:29 only, 1928.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 06 Sep 2005