- Simple Disease Markers*
- Polycystic Kidney Disease (PKD)*
- Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy (HCM)*
- Comparative Markers*
- Complex Disease Markers*
- Personalized ceterinary medicine*
One simple cat DNA test, a lifetime of discovery.
Find out what your cat's DNA can tell you about their ancestry and ultimately their health and habits.
Get to know your cat better, inside and out, with the Basepaws CatKit
Join us to help eradicate genetic disease in all felines
At-home, non-invasive, easy to use. No cats are harmed!
Swab directions and adhesive.
You get lifetime value for a single purchase. Updates, features, connections - all included.
International clients cover the return shipping.
CatKit Report - Lifetime Value
Your CatKit report updates will continue to grow with your cat. Look for new discoveries in your inbox as our database grows. Alpha Report will include Wild Cat Index and Breed Index. Coming soon!
Alpha Report *
* Feature coming SOON!
- Maternal and Paternal Tracing*
- Breed Index *
- Family tree, Percent of breeds, percent breeds by chromosome*
- Send report to vet*
- Health and wellness assesments*
- Make decision based on genetically similar cats*
- Wild Cat Index *
- Predicted weight*
- Predicted user submitted traits*
Order a Basepaws CatKit on any device. Our CatKit ships in 3-5 days from order confirmation.
Collect hair or swab from your cat by following the instructions in your CatKit.
Input your serial number at basepaws.com.
Mail the sample and we will notify you when we have received it.
In 2-6 months (depending on database size) your results will be emailed to you. We are doing everything we can to speed this up!
Our first report is coming soon, and will include initial findings on your cat’s similarity to 18 different wildcats, including Lions, Tigers and Pumas, as well as our initial discoveries around ancestry and breed!
Media about us
This cross-species database of genotypic and phenotypic data will be the first of its kind to positively affect the health of members of the family.
As the first cat care company focused on the building blocks of genetics, Basepaws aims to not only analyze the genetics of your cat, but to also build a database of feline genetic data that will help to make new connections and discoveries in cat health.
Your cat's DNA is trying to tell you something.
Allow us to translate.