American Eskimo - Miniature

Temperament: A friendly, trainable, sporty dog in a compact size, these all white spitz-type dogs prefer to be with their people.

Height: 9-12 inches (Toy), 12-15 inches (Miniature), 15-19 inches (Standard)

Weight: 6-10 pounds (Toy), 10-20 pounds (Miniature), 25-35 pounds (Standard)

Life Span: 13-15 years

Breed Average Outlier Index: 0.42

Breed Average Genetic Relatedness: -0.05

Breed Average Internal Relatedness: 0.00

Last 10 Recently Added Public Dogs!

No.NameGenderOutlier IndexAverage Genetic RelatednessInternal Relatedness
1 Sasha mini Pearl F0.87-0.21-0.04
2 Stardust on the Blossom Trail CGC F0.40-0.060.25
3 Amar's Dan's Darling Caprice F0.37-0.050.16
4 Amars CB F0.46-0.07-0.08
5 Amar's Minxys Petuna F0.310.01-0.03
6 Miracle Misty Mornin Stranger M0.39-0.050.10
7 Klondyke's Ride of the Valkyries For Las Rosas F0.45-0.07-0.13
8 Wintersun's Rockstar At Trinity M0.28-0.020.17
9 Trinity Irresistable Reflections F0.41-0.010.02
10 Trinity's Amazing Grace F0.50-0.07-0.09

Originally these little dogs came to the US with German immigrants, but their pretty white coats were less desirable on farms and they soon became sought after additions to travelling shows and circuses.

An OFA survey showed that cancer and eye disorders are the most commonly reported health issue. There is also a rising concern about diabetes in the breed. For more detailed information see below:

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

DLA Frequencies :

ClassHaplotypeFrequency in the Breed
Class I100212.77%
Class I10111.06%
Class I10123.19%
Class I101428.72%
Class I10164.26%
Class I10302.13%
Class I105424.47%
Class I10936.38%
Class I11539.57%
Class I12156.38%
Class I12681.06%
Class II200112.77%
Class II20033.19%
Class II20143.19%
Class II202224.47%
Class II20232.13%
Class II20326.38%
Class II203725.53%
Class II20503.19%
Class II205310.64%
Class II20806.38%
Class II20841.06%
Class II20961.06%

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List of Public Dogs

No.NameGenderOutlier IndexAverage Genetic RelatednessInternal Relatedness
1Amar's Dan's Darling CapriceF0.37-0.050.16
2Amar's Lady Diamond In The RuffF0.37-0.050.16
3Amar's Minxys PetunaF0.310.01-0.03
4Amars CBF0.46-0.07-0.08
5Arctic Rose's Legacy To RememberF0.42-0.100.08
6ARTC MGC's Once-Upon-A-PrincessF0.29-0.050.10
7ArtcMgc Snpf's Queen of HeartsF0.52-0.12-0.09
8Ducat's Smokin' HotM0.330.000.04
10Fig HornM0.45-0.06-0.07
11Firefly's Aim to MisbehaveF0.53-0.120.00
12Frostiwyt Fancee's Teddy BearM0.35-0.010.10
13Gadar Tikaani EskiesM0.40-0.070.04
14Gadar's Eskies PikaF0.38-0.02-0.01
15Gimego's Puff the Magic DragonM0.50-0.12-0.05
16Graces Angel Ephiphany on EarthM0.44-0.02-0.10
17Heiding Light at the end of the tunnelF0.370.01-0.13
18HH Best One YetM0.48-0.070.03
19HH Built On CourageF0.38-0.030.01
20Kickapoo Wynneira Will'O'WispF0.49-0.070.01
21Kingsfield CWK Seek YE FirstM0.38-0.02-0.05
22Klondyke's Ride of the Valkyries For Las Rosas F0.45-0.07-0.13
23Miluk of Gadar's EskiesF0.38-0.01-0.07
24Miracle Misty Mornin StrangerM0.39-0.050.10
25Miss AlleF0.68-0.150.01
26Peppermint PattyF0.62-0.160.08
27Sasha mini PearlF0.87-0.21-0.04
28Sno-Pals Miki NanukF0.42-0.02-0.07
29Snow BelleF0.42-0.03-0.09
30Snow Fox Miki's Silent StormM0.320.04-0.10
31Snow Fox's Merry Tempest F0.300.030.03
32SR Arctic JewellsM0.56-0.080.05
33SR Pearls Roses & WyneF0.280.03-0.06
34SR Storm Hunter Of MTNM0.41-0.060.01
35Stardust Heat Wave At DucatM0.290.020.07
36Stardust Hot Time In The CityF0.270.030.05
37Stardust on the Blossom Trail CGCF0.40-0.060.25
38Stormrunner Piobaire Cu AlainnF0.42-0.090.00
39Sycamore Ducat's Fire TricksF0.48-0.050.01
40Trinity Irresistable ReflectionsF0.41-0.010.02
41Trinity's Amazing GraceF0.50-0.07-0.09
42White Diamond's Precious SolitaireF0.38-0.01-0.10
43Wilipaw's Truth and JusticeM0.46-0.100.08
44Wintersun's Bellissima VitaF0.280.05-0.14
45Wintersun's Eternal FlameF0.44-0.080.12
46Wintersun's Making WavesF0.340.02-0.06
47Wintersun's Rockstar At TrinityM0.28-0.020.17
48Wintersun's Time TravelerM0.31-0.020.12
49Wynneiras Double ShotM0.65-0.10-0.11

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