Cutting-edge science reveals the makeup of mixed breeds.
Like millions of mutt owners, Beth and Maj Jafari loved to debate their dog’s family tree. Maj would insist Kelsey is part Shetland Sheepdog, citing her herding instincts, Sheltie-like face and ears, and endearingly bossy personality. Beth would say Kelsey is part sighthound, most likely Whippet, because she loves to run and chase and can spot small animals from far away.
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