UC Davis School of Veterinary Medicine Veterinary Genetics Laboratory
Horse Tests

The UC Davis Veterinary Genetics Laboratory offers equine DNA tests that verify parentage, assess coat color and genetic traits, and determine genetic predisposition to health condition.

Tests Info Form Price Sample
Parentage/Genetic Marker Report

WILL NOT DETERMINE A HORSE'S BREED

information MyVGL $40 per animal 20-30 Hairs With Roots

Arabian/Arabian Cross Horse Tests

Cerebellar Abiotrophy Screening Test (CA) Lavender Foal Syndrome (LFS)
Severe Combined Immunodeficiency (SCID)
Occipitoatlantoaxial Malformation (OAAM)

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$40 one test per animal

$60 two tests per animal

$80 three tests per animal

$100 four tests per animal

20-30 Hairs With Roots

 

Coat Color

Coat Color Panels

Tiger Eye

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Individual coat color tests - $25 per test

Roan - $40

Panel Pricing

Camarillo White
W4 - $40

Tiger Eye - $40

20-30 Hairs With Roots

Congenital Stationary Night Blindness (CSNB)

information MyVGL $25 per animal 20-30 Hairs With Roots

Connemara Pony Hoof Wall Separation Disease

information MyVGL $40 per animal 20-30 Hairs With Roots

Friesian/Friesian Cross Horse Tests

Dwarfism
Hydrocephalus

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$40 one test per animal

$60 two tests per animal

20-30 Hairs With Roots
Glycogen Branching Enzyme Deficiency (GBED) information MyVGL $40 per animal 20-30 Hairs With Roots
Hereditary Equine Regional Dermal Asthenia (HERDA) information MyVGL $40 per animal 20-30 Hairs With Roots
Hyperkalemic Periodic Paralysis (HYPP) information MyVGL $40 per animal 20-30 Hairs With Roots
Immune-Mediated Myositis (IMM/MYH1) Quarter Horses & Related Breeds information MyVGL $40 per animal 20-30 Hairs With Roots
Malignant Hyperthermia (MH) information MyVGL $40 per animal 20-30 Hairs With Roots
Naked Foal Syndrome in Akhal Teke information MyVGL $40 per animal 20-30 Hairs With Roots
Ocular Squamous Cell Carcinoma (SCC)
Haflinger and Belgian Horses
information MyVGL $40 per animal 20-30 Hairs With Roots
Skeletal Atavism
Shetland Ponies & American Miniature Horses
information MyVGL $90 per animal 20-30 Hairs With Roots
SynchroGait TM information MyVGL $350 per animal 20-30 Hairs With Roots
Warmblood Fragile Foal Syndrome (WFFS) information MyVGL $40 per animal 20-30 Hairs With Roots

Horse Embryo Pre-Implantation Genetic Diagnosis

information PDF WGA + Gender test = $110 per embryo + cost of additional testing Embryo

Horse Embryo Clone Validation

DNA + Mitochondrial

  MyVGL $115 per animal 20-30 Hairs With Roots
Junctional Epidermolysis Bullosa (JEB) information   contact registry  

* If animal is deceased, please call for pricing & instructions.

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