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The best cat DNA test for your best friend

Insights into your cat's genetic traits, health, breeds and personality

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What can your cat's DNA test reveal?

Breed + Health DNA Test Kit

Learn your cat’s health with DNA testing

Discover your cat's unique breed ancestry and identify possible predisposition to genetic diseases with continuous report updates.

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129.00  $99.00

Whole Genome Sequencing

Learn your cat’s health with DNA testing

Recieve your cat's complete and future-proof genetic information with high coverage (>15X) WGS. Includes Breed and Health Test, plus much more!

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$695.00  $599.00

Cat DNA test kit prices

BREED

What kind of cat do you have?

We compare each sample against the largest cat DNA database in the world to better understand your cat's breed and ancestry.

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HEALTH

Be proactive about your cat's health

Your cat won't tell you when it's sick. We test for 38 genetic markers, reporting on mutation carrier status and predisposition to different diseases.

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The process is simple: sign up, swab, send!

All testing is done in our Los Angeles-based laboratory, and each sample is prepped by our local team. We built our own lab to ensure the highest quality results.

Largest database of cat genetics in the world

We partner with veterinarians, scientists, and researchers from all around the world. Together, we move closer to the future of eliminating preventable feline disease with every sample that is added to our database. 

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Cat breed dna test kits

Our home-based saliva collection kit is all you need to send your DNA to our lab.

All from home. No blood. Completely non-invasive -- just a small saliva sample, for both Health and Breed tests. 
Free shipping and free return shipping!

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    Sign Up

    Create an account at basepaws.com and activate your CatKit upon its arrival. Shipping in US is free.

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    Swab

    Collect your cat's DNA sample by gently swabbing the inside of their cheek.

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    Send

    Secure your sample within the return shipping box and mail it back to our lab. Free return shipping too!

Take action to keep your cat healthy 

Breed + Health DNA Test Kit

129.00  $99.00

Includes both the Breed and the Health test, focusing on 4 top Breed Categories (Western, Eastern, Exotic and Persian) and 40 health markers coding for major genetic diseases. 

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Cat DNA test kits