Swedish Vallhund

Temperament: Intelligent, happy, and eager to please. Good with children. Sheds seasonally and needs occasional grooming.

Height: 31.75- 35 cm or 12.5-13.75 inches (male), 29- 32.4 cm or 11.5-12.75 inches (female)

Weight: 20-35 lbs or 9 - 16 kgs

Life Span: 12-15 years

Breed Average Outlier Index: 0.40

Breed Average Genetic Relatedness: -0.01

Breed Average Internal Relatedness: 0.00

Last 10 Recently Added Public Dogs!

No.NameGenderOutlier IndexAverage Genetic RelatednessInternal Relatedness
1 Corval All The Right Moves M0.41-0.050.07
2 Skyfyre Tower Of Terror F0.380.02-0.02
3 Stefindy Lilaussiemates Saski F0.55-0.130.09
4 Ausled GuardianSoren LS M0.38-0.060.12
5 Ausled Kaa Chil NT F0.310.040.01
6 Mättjärns Utter M0.45-0.090.16
7 Asgers Teddys Rabbit NT with Ausled F0.59-0.06-0.13
8 Ausled XS Fennec BT M0.61-0.130.01
9 Vallhollow Come and Get Your Love LT M0.39-0.010.00
10 Valkyrie's Relentless F0.43-0.040.05

The national breed of Sweden, also known as the Västgötaspets or Swedish cow dog. this was historically a landrace breed. However, after World War II the breed was reformed by small group of citizens who found a limited number of remaining dogs that best demonstrated the breed type. The small number of founders is reflected in how little diversity still exists in the breed, though that diversity is well distributed in the tested population

The Swedish Vallhund breed suffers from progressive retinopathy, allergies, hemophilia, vertebrae issues, and epilepsy.

The follow includes dogs with birthdates listed in the database.

DLA Haplotypes in the Breed

The Dog Leukocyte Antigen or DLA is the region in the canine genome that controls the immune system, among other things. There are three classes or areas, and the VGL Canine Diversity Test genotypes or records the two regions with the most variation. Because it is an area that mutates more rapidly than others, the method VGL uses is ideal for identifying specific combinations of DNA, and not merely showing whether a dog inherited two of the same sets of genetics from its parents or two different ones.

"Haplotype" is a generic name for a set of genes that are bound together and inherited as a set. The DLA Class I and Class II haplotypes are very tightly bound and represent about 2 million base pairs of DNA - a sizeable chunk. These two haplotypes together make an extended haplotype that is nearly always passed from parent to puppies as a pair. We therefore have two tables below showing both the combinations of DLA found in this breed and how often they appear, and also how often they appear individually.

Remember that frequency percentages do not show how many dogs carry them, but rather how many of these haplotypes exist in the breed as a whole. Every dog has two sets of DLA haplotypes, one inherited from dam, and one inherited from sire. These almost never recombine in new generations.

DLA Class I/Class II Combinations :

Class I HaplotypeClass II HaplotypeFrequency in the Breed
1068205337.93%
1006200724.45%
1177208417.55%
1178205314.42%
100920225.17%
117920070.31%
125920530.16%


DLA Frequencies :

ClassHaplotypeFrequency in the Breed
Class I100624.45%
Class I10095.17%
Class I106837.93%
Class I117717.55%
Class I117814.42%
Class I11790.31%
Class I12590.16%
Class II200724.76%
Class II20225.17%
Class II205352.51%
Class II208417.55%


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List of Public Dogs

No.NameGenderOutlier IndexAverage Genetic RelatednessInternal Relatedness
1 Vallarity Highland FlingM0.300.040.19
2Abysse de la Légende d'YggdrasilF0.510.03-0.20
3Agilqwest Athena of ChampoegF0.55-0.09-0.01
4Agilqwest AZ-MT Sol Starfish and CoffeeF0.260.040.06
5Agilqwest Brook TroutF0.340.07-0.08
6Agilqwest Northern Ranger of ChampoegM0.390.010.01
7Agilqwest Olympiad BalthorM0.380.05-0.04
8Agilqwest Valor of ChampoegM0.420.01-0.11
9AgnetaF0.300.08-0.04
10Akka Absolut On Ice NT (AI)M0.51-0.070.02
11Akka Pilatus PorterM0.46-0.090.09
12Alkemi Blade Runner LSF0.310.08-0.10
13Alkemi Clear Air Turbulence LTF0.340.08-0.16
14Alkemi Cosmic Curiosity LTM0.290.14-0.21
15Alla Tiders Fridolf FilurM0.290.08-0.06
16Alla Tiders Greta GodingF0.35-0.040.23
17Alla Tiders Gudrun GosigF0.36-0.01-0.04
18Alla Tiders Gullan GodbitF0.200.040.39
19Alla Tiders Gårdon GårdvarM0.33-0.020.17
20Anaya de la Légende d'YggdrasilF0.48-0.01-0.09
21Aros Enchanting Eloise ElberethF0.380.050.00
22Arvad KatinkaF0.310.000.17
23Ascalon Secret SquirrelF0.42-0.040.03
24Asgers Teddys Kanga LS with AusledF0.42-0.020.00
25Asgers Teddys Rabbit NT with AusledF0.59-0.06-0.13
26Ausled Bowie M0.55-0.06-0.07
27Ausled Dream Masquerade F0.45-0.07-0.02
28Ausled Ellcrys AllanonM0.480.03-0.27
29Ausled Ellcrys LyriaF0.49-0.06-0.09
30Ausled Ellcrys MarethF0.62-0.150.01
31Ausled Ellcrys Wil OhmsfordM0.50-0.08-0.09
32Ausled GuardianSoren LSM0.38-0.060.12
33Ausled Kaa Chil NTF0.310.040.01
34Ausled Kaa DurakM0.280.020.16
35Ausled Pilatus Madame NTF0.55-0.10-0.02
36Ausled Saxs Mira Reflect LSM0.61-0.160.15
37Ausled Solar Mars LSF0.45-0.04-0.03
38Ausled Torsten STM0.49-0.140.13
39Ausled Xes Acacia LSF0.410.07-0.16
40Ausled Xs Addax BTF0.45-0.06-0.06
41Ausled XS Fennec BTM0.61-0.130.01
42Az-Mt Sol TucsonM0.350.000.08
43Barahwolfe Allied Forces (AI)M0.480.01-0.22
44Barahwolfe Blackberry JazzM0.67-0.210.13
45Barahwolfe RangitiratangaM0.430.03-0.10
46Barahwolfe Snow Princess at UbiqqueF0.490.02-0.30
47Barawolfe Mercury Rising M0.440.00-0.06
48Beidelyn A Kind Of MagicF0.51-0.01-0.17
49Beidelyn Against The WindM0.47-0.060.05
50Beidelyn Candle In The Wind, ltF0.46-0.06-0.03
51Beidelyn Dust In The Wind, ltM0.43-0.03-0.10
52Beidelyn Magic Man at VallhollowM0.410.02-0.12
53Beidelyn One O'Clock JumpM0.46-0.01-0.15
54Beidelyn Scotch And Soda at CorvalM0.450.01-0.26
55Beidelyn Still the One STM0.54-0.04-0.17
56Beidelyn Stillwater Glass SlipperF0.340.020.03
57Beidelyn Take It To The Limit, ltM0.43-0.080.07
58Beidelyn Tequila Sunrise @ VallhollowF0.43-0.060.06
59BjarkiF0.41-0.020.03
60Bowkol Akasha FireF0.39-0.010.14
61Bowkol Akasha WaterF0.300.12-0.11
62Bowkol Am BuachailleF0.420.02-0.14
63Bowkol Dragon DancerF0.48-0.050.11
64Brieda vom SlekiraF0.49-0.08-0.02
65BrittaF0.34-0.030.18
66Caliente Avalanche At Shadows EndF0.59-0.05-0.11
67Caliente Born to SparkleF0.400.04-0.11
68Caliente Dawn's Early LightM0.66-0.14-0.12
69Caliente Harvest MoonF0.47-0.04-0.07
70Caliente It's In The StarsM0.420.01-0.12
71Caliente Lightning Strikes TwiceM0.340.09-0.16
72Caliente Midsummer Night's MoonglowF0.52-0.04-0.12
73Caliente Morning ReveilleM0.340.10-0.14
74Caliente Once In A Blue MoonM0.380.04-0.15
75Caliente She's A FirecrackerF0.450.02-0.11
76Caliente Snowball EffectF0.42-0.030.03
77Caliente Winds of DestinyF0.490.01-0.11
78Caval Eye Of The StormM0.310.060.03
79Caval Yuri Gargarin BothaM0.40-0.02-0.02
80Champoeg High Tails at StillwaterM0.400.01-0.05
81Champoeg Sparkling ChampagneF0.33-0.010.14
82Chipsmakers Fyra SekunderM0.34-0.020.13
83Chipsmakers Hello Mary LouF0.47-0.01-0.09
84Chipsmakers Kär och GalenF0.340.03-0.08
85Chipsmakers Lilla StjärnaF0.47-0.070.02
86Chipsmakers Lilla Vackra AnnaF0.280.09-0.09
87Chipsmakers Nitar och LäderF0.460.01-0.10
88Chipsmakers Only LoveF0.47-0.020.04
89Chipsmakers Solaobada i PinacoladaF0.44-0.02-0.03
90Chipsmakers XilurisM0.50-0.04-0.07
91Corval All The Right MovesM0.41-0.050.07
92Corval Itz Mr Bob To YouM0.340.030.05
93Danga's Fia PrimusdotterF0.360.05-0.03
94Dangas X-Force DM0.51-0.02-0.20
95Dehk's Caliente Dancing Light and MatterF0.39-0.010.03
96Double Doc Lil Bitte Of Iconic EpicM0.320.07-0.01
97Duritzans BetulaF0.370.000.13
98Duritzans FörsommarF0.340.07-0.08
99Duritzans LyckeliF0.34-0.050.10
100Duritzans PopulusM0.340.05-0.07
101Duritzans SommarfruktF0.250.090.08
102Duritzans SommargladF0.42-0.030.02
103Duritzans SommarhoppM0.310.030.08
104Duritzans SommarnattF0.380.000.05
105Duritzans SommarvisaF0.52-0.100.01
106Duritzans ZackM0.290.040.00
107Duritzans ZannaF0.45-0.040.05
108Duritzans ZaraF0.350.020.04
109Duritzans ZebzzonM0.260.030.16
110Duritzans ZelmaF0.45-0.050.02
111Duritzans ZenitF0.39-0.01-0.14
112Duritzans ZeusM0.31-0.020.23
113Duritzans ZkruttenM0.52-0.170.18
114Duritzans ZlattenF0.43-0.070.04
115Duritzans ZoomF0.400.01-0.14
116Duritzans ZtubbyM0.370.010.04
117Duritzans ZtumpeM0.40-0.05-0.01
118Edda-GusserödF0.360.01-0.04
119Eldhastens Bobbo VikingM0.38-0.030.03
120Eldhastens Fabel FirestormM0.360.000.03
121Fantas's Rudy ValentinoM0.360.09-0.12
122Fantasi Born To Be WildF0.50-0.02-0.10
123Fantasi Little Jack HornerM0.410.03-0.11
124Fantasi Magic Flute's AriaF0.310.010.17
125Fantasi's EpicM0.250.030.25
126Fantasi's Lady GodivaF0.380.02-0.02
127Fantasi's Magic MojoM0.370.05-0.02
128Fantasi's Partyman AV PavonM0.58-0.01-0.32
129Fantasis' Tootsie RollF0.420.000.04
130Fantasi’s Let’s Get Dangerous at WinterglenF0.270.060.00
131Fennican Rurik JonnissonM0.370.04-0.11
132Feuervale's Let Them TalkF0.410.05-0.11
133Feuervale's Life Goes OnM0.470.01-0.13
134Feuervale's Life on MarsF0.47-0.030.11
135Feuervale's Reason To BelieveM0.460.01-0.14
136FF-N-RR Wyoming's Rocky Mountain HighM0.58-0.150.04
137FjurdyM0.360.040.00
138FokskeF0.380.07-0.15
139Foxberry PeteyM0.400.05-0.13
140Foxberry Xcuse Me PleaseF0.63-0.210.14
141Foxberry Xtra CreditM0.39-0.090.21
142Hideaway's Mr McDreamyM0.52-0.06-0.07
143HighCotton's Miracles Do HappenF0.340.08-0.05
144HighCottons Will You Dance With MeF0.350.04-0.03
145Hilltop's Big SwingF0.49-0.02-0.13
146Hoeve Morgenster's MarithF0.350.06-0.05
147Hoeve Morgenster's MettaF0.260.010.21
148Hoeve Morgenster's MiraiF0.37-0.03-0.01
149Hoeve Morgenster's MoiraF0.340.09-0.23
150Hoeve Morgenster's MuskaF0.39-0.02-0.01
151Hoeve Morgenster's RagnarM0.360.000.22
152Hoeve Morgenster's RasmusM0.41-0.040.14
153Hoeve Morgenster's RaynaF0.420.03-0.07
154Hoeve Morgenster's ReidarM0.59-0.170.19
155Hoeve Morgenster's RikaF0.36-0.030.23
156Hultahaxans Billy ButtaM0.40-0.030.07
157Hultahäxans Baccus BactrimM0.450.06-0.19
158Hultahäxans Dante DipentumM0.310.08-0.08
159Hurrikane The Mighty HippogriffM0.320.08-0.02
160Jeanne d'Arc Joyau van de KloostertuinF0.400.00-0.05
161Jorsakin LupuM0.40-0.070.09
162Kingscrest Love BunnyF0.330.010.06
163Kingscrest Magic New Year at VallhollowF0.280.050.05
164Kingscrest New Years Mr. Right M0.42-0.020.00
165Kingscrest Star of the New YearM0.450.03-0.15
166Knalletorpets LabolinaF0.280.11-0.17
167Knalletorpets PiggelinaF0.430.02-0.16
168Kopparas LinF0.300.010.07
169Krösaskogens QiaF0.240.19-0.22
170Kuskvillans DunderM0.41-0.02-0.03
171Kuukiven TiwazM0.490.02-0.15
172Kvastapinglan‘s Baby LoverF0.68-0.190.00
173L'Ektra Des Coeurs D'AleneF0.47-0.060.00
174La Belle D'A Cote Des Coeurs D'AleneF0.48-0.04-0.08
175Landshark's Chivas RegalM0.480.04-0.18
176Larska's Red Velvet F0.390.030.03
177Larska's She's a PistolF0.40-0.080.19
178Lavendel Skyward Griffin av SolborgM0.330.09-0.17
179Lejondalens Pingla PerfektF0.58-0.11-0.15
180Loven Beverly Crusher of SolborgF0.46-0.030.20
181Loven Solborg Pi Defined at Luna SeaF0.460.00-0.01
182Maroki Forrest Quist AusledM0.38-0.030.14
183Maroki St Clair MiraF0.36-0.060.28
184Mill Creek's Big SplashF0.520.01-0.25
185Millcreek's Cure for Black MagicF0.380.02-0.12
186Minikota's Front Line AssemblyM0.400.01-0.05
187Mystarz Baileys BlazerM0.37-0.050.19
188Mystarz Lavish Loitsu to PepperthymeF0.410.02-0.14
189Mättjärns SiljaF0.360.04-0.17
190Mättjärns UtterM0.45-0.090.16
191Naraena Viking PrinsM0.34-0.060.19
192Natka des Fumées du NordF0.340.010.07
193Nee A La Puisaye Des Coeurs D'AleneF0.39-0.010.00
194Nobel Never Go Back de JommokkM0.490.02-0.21
195Nustaddam Mystic Ray of FireF0.39-0.030.13
196Olsen Des Coeurs D'AleneM0.35-0.01-0.04
197Onderaan De Gele Berg Ylra at PepperthymeF0.470.02-0.13
198Optimist Blue BloodM0.280.070.13
199Optimist Calhoun StreetM0.390.02-0.02
200Optimist Constant Comment At SnowoodF0.390.00-0.07
201Osafin Jam KolacheM0.43-0.090.14
202Osuno Great Gatsby At UbiqqueM0.31-0.010.33
203Osuno Nova ZeeF0.56-0.110.07
204Osuno Outback Alice at UbiqqueF0.48-0.090.19
205Osuno Secret SmileF0.370.09-0.14
206Osuno Spellbound Saros (Imp NZ)M0.420.00-0.05
207Osuno Strike a Pose at UbiqqueM0.320.030.06
208Osuno Thunder DownunderM0.420.03-0.07
209Otomne Des Coeurs D'AleneM0.37-0.050.08
210Ourea du Serment des BrumesF0.45-0.02-0.06
211Ourse-d-Oliferne Des Coeurs D'AleneF0.450.04-0.25
212Pavon Charlie Bird ParkerM0.410.04-0.06
213Pavon Night FeverF0.42-0.050.10
214Pavon Pride and JoyF0.450.03-0.13
215Pavon Take it or Leave itF0.250.080.13
216Peakdreams Kinder Scout At ThorjakkerM0.38-0.020.13
217Pepperthyme Sea BreezeF0.56-0.04-0.13
218Pepperthyme TapaniM0.400.020.00
219Pepperthyme TheodoraF0.44-0.040.00
220Price's Roscoe Svensk VikingM0.36-0.040.24
221Rahkantra All Shook Up With VanaheimF0.39-0.020.15
222Rahkantra Crocodile Rock With VanaheimM0.42-0.010.00
223Rahkantra Jailhouse Rock with VanaheimM0.39-0.160.47
224Rahkantra Lil Surfer Girl with VanaheimF0.430.00-0.14
225Rahkantra Limited Edition with VanaheimF0.370.04-0.06
226Rahkantra Pinball Wizard with VanaheimM0.39-0.020.08
227Rahkantra Return to Sender with VanaheimF0.29-0.070.46
228Rahkantra Tiny Dancer With VanaheimF0.380.00-0.06
229Ritou's Hedda HumleF0.45-0.030.07
230Ritous Svea SidensvansF0.56-0.09-0.01
231Rusern BrynhildrF0.500.02-0.24
232Shibusa Flying Solo By LarskaF0.280.050.14
233Siv-SmörkolaF0.36-0.02-0.01
234Skogsbygdens Janne StolligM0.25-0.010.22
235Skogsbygdens Jerry StiligM0.36-0.050.04
236Skogsbygdens Kalle KvickM0.36-0.030.02
237Skyfyre Tower Of TerrorF0.380.02-0.02
238Solborg Theo RagnarM0.340.030.05
239Starvon Valkyrja Mist for BowkolF0.45-0.020.09
240Starvon Ziva (AR3)F0.340.11-0.17
241Stefindy Lilaussiemates SaskiF0.55-0.130.09
242Stillwater BewitchedF0.390.000.03
243Stillwater Thriller at VallhollowM0.340.020.08
244Stillwater Trick Or TreatM0.300.060.00
245Stonewall Cinnabunny at OsafinF0.410.01-0.11
246Stonewall's Gathering StormF0.380.02-0.02
247Svedala Billy Busvader at PepperthymeM0.370.04-0.07
248Svedala Klara KristallF0.340.050.05
249Svedala Linus LingonM0.350.09-0.04
250Taylor's Wyoming LillieF0.45-0.040.12
251Thorjakker Hundi HomnelvikM0.56-0.110.10
252Tornaslättens ZebM0.400.00-0.16
253Torvall Bosse KindlessonM0.50-0.120.12
254Torvall Candle in the WindF0.39-0.020.08
255Torvall Captain MainwaringM0.46-0.06-0.03
256Torvall Daniel My Brother M0.42-0.030.08
257Torvall Doppler EffectM0.240.050.23
258Torvall Ellie Mae of VallarityF0.41-0.050.10
259Torvall Fox By VallarityF0.270.100.08
260Torvall Laird of the GlenM0.38-0.030.12
261Torvall Magnus KindlessonM0.43-0.070.14
262Torvall Mrs RobinsonF0.330.09-0.17
263Torvall My LeannanF0.230.130.01
264Torvall Pink PetticoatF0.340.03-0.03
265Torvall Private Pike At VallarityM0.500.00-0.14
266Torvall Secret LiaisonM0.380.020.04
267Torvall Xmas Stocking FillerM0.390.00-0.02
268Treasure Island Slick WillyM0.45-0.120.32
269Trendam Busy Being FabulousF0.300.040.01
270Tridents FrodoM0.300.020.05
271Trilura's MissyF0.370.02-0.01
272Ubiqque Dont Change My LuckF0.34-0.060.18
273Ubiqque Stop Your FussinF0.52-0.120.10
274Valdistar Diesel Demeter NTF0.310.07-0.05
275Valkyrie's Baby I'm A StarF0.440.00-0.01
276Valkyrie's Lil Bitte of TimeF0.320.030.06
277Valkyrie's Lil Bitte of ZoomF0.340.05-0.03
278Valkyrie's Power to RedeemF0.110.070.44
279Valkyrie's Rebel HeartM0.200.120.11
280Valkyrie's RelentlessF0.43-0.040.05
281Valkyrie's You Have My SurrenderF0.270.010.26
282Valkyrie’s When Doves CryF0.400.01-0.02
283Valladar Call of DutyM0.50-0.090.07
284Vallarity DylanM0.47-0.03-0.02
285Vallarity Kisses For MeF0.460.05-0.18
286Vallarity Miss DemenorF0.410.03-0.15
287Vallarity Norma JeanF0.59-0.130.12
288Vallarity Once Upon A TimeF0.35-0.010.08
289Vallarity Optimus PrimeM0.40-0.04-0.02
290Vallarity Penny ArcadeF0.41-0.030.00
291Vallarity Queen BeaF0.400.010.03
292Vallarity Rockabilly RebelM0.36-0.040.14
293Vallarity SerendipideeF0.57-0.100.06
294Vallarity Two StepF0.340.000.17
295Vallhollow Bang-A-BoomerangF0.450.03-0.12
296Vallhollow Beidelyn Kisses of FireF0.510.00-0.13
297Vallhollow Come and Get Your Love LTM0.39-0.010.00
298Vallhollow Go All the Way STM0.34-0.070.16
299Vallhollow Hooked on a Feeling STM0.32-0.04-0.01
300Vallhollow Spirit in the Sky LTF0.370.000.03
301Vallhollow To The Stars at HesmovallsF0.280.040.14
302Vanaheim Alchemy With VallarityM0.59-0.06-0.26
303Vanaheim Every Ones A Winner with RahkantraM0.370.00-0.05
304Vanaheim Its A Kinda Magic with RahkantraM0.430.00-0.14
305Vanaheim Making MischiefF0.38-0.050.19
306Vanaheim Sweet Black Magick With RahkantraF0.490.05-0.29
307Vanaheim Sweet Devilery With RahkantraM0.39-0.03-0.02
308Vanaheim You Sexy Thing With RahkantraF0.290.020.15
309Vastgota Canadian Ishkode ST M0.300.040.07
310Vastgota Fiddler O' The Roof ST PTM0.38-0.030.01
311Windstorm's Ashes In The SnowF0.41-0.050.09
312Windstorm's Capture The LightF0.290.010.18
313Änglundagårds Hector OlssonM0.340.07-0.06

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