Table 2.

Subspecies/breed of specimen used in the dissection portion of this study

SpecimenGroupSubspecies/breedObtained through
1C. lupusAlaska Population (free ranging)Taxidermy Industry
2C. lupusAlaska Population (free ranging)Taxidermy Industry
3C. lupusMichigan Population (free ranging)Michigan Department of Natural Resources
4C. lupusMichigan Population (free ranging)Michigan Department of Natural Resources
5C. familiarisLabrador RetrieverNMHM
6C. familiarisBloodhoundNMHM
7C. familiarisChihuahuaNMHM
8C. familiarisGerman ShepherdNMHM
9C. familiarisSiberian HuskyNMHM
10C. familiarisMongrelNMHM