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A few of the available software programs for calculating inbreeding coefficients (in no particular order):

FSpeed - Rapid Computation of Inbreeding Coefficients. FSpeed is a Windows program for calculating Wright's coefficient of inbreeding very, very quickly. A free version is available.

Breedmate /Pedigree-X The Breed Mate family of Pedigree Software Packages covers dogs, cats, horses and other animals. The software must be purchased.

WinCanis FREE! pedigree software. Originally designed for use with Dalmation dogs, can be easily modified to keep track of sheep pedigrees. The Visible COI add-on software is very useful in calculating the relative contribution of each ancestor towards the overall breeding coefficient.

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Last modified: 12 March 2008.