What is Outcrossing?

Outcrossing is the opposite of inbreeding, the father (sire) and the mother (dam) of a dog are not related

This is the 4 generations Pedigree of Chamisa Schuru esch Schams, a Sloughia whose pedigree is outcrossed to a Sloughi from Morocco.

This pedigree has a Coefficient of Inbreeding of 0.0

This type of breeding is to be preferred as it provides for a richer gene pool and fewer risks of genetic diseases.

What is Outcrossing?

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