Fido’s family tree: What to know before testing dog’s DNA

‌It’s never been simpler to perform a dog DNA test. You can take swabs yourself, send them off to be analyzed and have the results, for breed or health or both, in weeks.

BestReviews’ extensive research has helped us discover our favorite dog DNA tests, including a feature-packed newcomer and two returning favorites that can’t be beat.

3 recommended dog DNA tests

The cost of owning a canine

Rover.com has broken down the dollars-and-cents angle of owning a dog. From initial costs to surprise expenses, here are some figures to consider.