UC Davis School of Veterinary Medicine Veterinary Genetics Laboratory

The Veterinary Genetics Laboratory (VGL) provides animal parentage verification, identification, forensics services, genetic diagnostics and genetic disease research as a self-supporting unit of the School of Veterinary Medicine at the University of California, Davis.

VGL is internationally recognized as a pioneer and expert in DNA-based animal testing.

VGL also offers an extensive animal forensic services program, diagnostic tests for genetic diseases, and support for genetic research in domestic species, primates and wildlife.

We offer DNA tests for cats, dogs,
horses, cattle, goats, pigs
, and a variety of other species direct to the public as well as on a contract basis for breed registries and associations.

**Holiday Closure**
September 3, 2018

*****NEW TESTS*****

Von Willebrand's Disease (vWD)
Type 1, Type 2 & Type 3

Exercise-Induced Collapse (EIC)

French Bulldog Health Panel

(CDDY and IVDD Risk) and Chondrodysplasia (CDPA)

Juvenile Hereditary
Cataracts (JHC)
Boston Terrier, Staffordshire Bull Terrier & French Bulldog

Hereditary Cataracts (HC)
Australian Shepherd

Warmblood Fragile Foal Syndrome (WFFS)

Ocular Squamous Cell Carcinoma (SCC) in Haflinger & Belgian Horses

IMM and MYH1 Myopathy in Quarter Horse and Related Breeds

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Educating the Next Generation of Scientists

Veterinary Genetics Laboratory, Tel 530-752-2211, Email VGL