Paints

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Genetic Testing Options Expanded for APHA Horses in 2012

January 01, 2012

Testing options include a comprehensive coat color package and a comprehensive disease diagnostic package.... Read More

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Heritable Equine Skin Disorders

May 11, 2011

Some skin conditions in horses are caused by fungus and bacteria, while others are caused by external factors ... Read More

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What's In Your Horse's DNA?

December 01, 2010

Geneticists have created tools and tests that enhance horse breeders' ability to select for healthy foals.... Read More

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Tying-up in Horses

May 01, 2010

Tying-up, also known as azoturia, set fast, or Monday morning disease, is a common equine muscle disease.... Read More

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Deafness in American Paint Horses Examined

December 03, 2009

Paint Horses with certain coat patterns and blue eyes are more at risk for deafness than others.... Read More

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Coat Color Studies Aid Health Research, Breeding Choices

September 21, 2009

Certain horse coat colors or patterns are associated with health or medical problems.... Read More

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Muscle Disorders

March 23, 2007

Topics relating to muscle disorders, including diagnostics, covered at the 2006 AAEP Convention.... Read More

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Fatal Genetic Quarter Horse Disease Identified

June 09, 2004

Glycogen branching enzyme deficiency in Quarter Horses might cause unexplained stillbirths/deaths of foals.... Read More

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Overo Lethal White Syndrome Update

November 01, 2001

Researchers have determined the coat patterns associated with overo lethal white syndrome newborn foals... Read More