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Table 1 Inbreeding coefficients

From: Inbreeding and fertility in Irish Wolfhounds in Sweden: 1976 to 2007

  Litters Sires Dams
5 Generations 0.0459 ± 0.0471 0.0602 ± 0.0582 0.0509 ± 0.0505
10 Generations 0.1559 ± 0.0555 0.1721 ± 0.0607 0.1621 ± 0.0575
20 Generations 0.2877 ± 0.0436 0.2859 ± 0.0495 0.2764 ± 0.0472
30 Generations 0.3290 ± 0.0397 0.3349 ± 0.0449 0.3245 ± 0.0433
Meuwissen 0.3331 ± 0.0407 0.3374 ± 0.0454 0.3267 ± 0.0439
  1. Mean inbreeding coefficients ± Standard Deviation in the studied litters and their parents. Generational inbreeding coefficients were calculated using Wright's Method.