AMHR Stud color genetic info - how to get tested

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Lil Timber Buck

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I am about to take my stallion to the University of Georgia to be collected and tested for fertility. How then would I test for color carrier genetics? I already have his full pedigree with all the characteristics and heights of his ancestors, but would love to know if he carries the cream gene or what all he has.Thanks!
 

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You will need to pull mane hari to send off to a genetics lab, like UC Davis, Animal Genetics,or the U of Kentucky. Animal Genetics has a color panel test and a pattern panel test. Both were $95 each last time I looked. Individual tests were $25.
 

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I just got back genetic testing for my colt. I asked for full panel. $95.00. Well worth it. He is a black-based horse with one silver gene and 2 cream genes. (Smokey silver cream). I would never have known from his dam and sire looks.
 

Danielleee

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Whichever place you choose to do the testing willl have directions. You need to collect 30-40 tail hairs with the follicles attached
 
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