Can you use other types of samples, such as dewclaws, semen, or hair, to test my dog? Valeria A. August 24, 2023 16:46 Updated Follow At this time, Embark is only able to routinely accept Embark-specific cheek swabs for testing. Should you need further assistance, please contact us and we will be happy to assist you! Related articles What are the different kinds of kits for pet owners? What's the difference between the Embark for Breeders kit and the Pet Owner's kit? How do I track my order? What traits do you test for? What is included in the Embark for Breeders test kits? Comments 0 comments Article is closed for comments.