OMIA:000513-9615 : Hypertrichosis in Canis lupus familiaris (dog)

In other species: taurine cattle

Categories: Integument (skin) phene

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Cross-species summary: Excessive hairiness

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:000513-9615: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


1996 Jones, B.R., Alley, M.R., Batchelor, B. :
Hydrocephalus and hypertrichosis in Golden Retriever dogs New Zealand Veterinary Journal 44:38-39, 1996.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 06 Sep 2005