OMIA:002545-9615 : Repetitive behaviour in Canis lupus familiaris

In other species: North American deer mouse

Categories: Behaviour / neurological phene

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Inheritance: Sulkama et al. (2022) "identified breed differences in repetitive behaviour, suggesting that some breeds are more vulnerable to repetitive behaviour and indicate a genetic susceptibility".


2022 Sulkama, S., Salonen, M., Mikkola, S., Hakanen, E., Puurunen, J., Araujo, C., Lohi, H. :
Aggressiveness, ADHD-like behaviour, and environment influence repetitive behaviour in dogs. Sci Rep 12:3520, 2022. Pubmed reference: 35332179 . DOI: 10.1038/s41598-022-07443-6.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 29 Mar 2022