DNA Diagnostic Center
The DNA Diagnostic Center (DDC) is one of the largest DNA testings centers in the world. They have been performing DNA testing since 1995. DDC Veterinary is their animal testing division, and it offers a comprehensive list of canine, equine, feline, and avian DNA testing. DDC Veterinary tests are recognized by multiple animal organizations including Orthopedic Foundation for Animals.
DDC Veterinary offers two equine tests to detect parentage and to create a genetic profile for identification. Both of these tests are 38 dollars. These tests are used mainly for the [...]
International Biosciences: A Great Variety of DNA Tests
International Biosciences (IBDNA) is a highly regarded international DNA testing company. Currently, all of their laboratories have ISO 17025, NATA, and meet the UK Ministry of Justice standards. They ensure that the results from their tests are 99.99% accurate every time. IBDNA can advertise this high standard for many reasons. One reason is due to the fact that they check 21 genetic markers. Also, IBDNA makes sure all of their results are put through their tests twice. This ensures that you get the [...]
Veterinary Genetic Services, known as VetGen, is an animal genetic disease detection service. They are located in Ann Arbor, Michigan. This company works and collaborates with the University of Michigan and Michigan State University to develop genetic testing to diagnose genetic diseases in dogs, cats, and horses. Their goal is to continue research and continue to offer genetic testing for canine, equine, and feline. Their testing can be ordered online by the pet owner, breeder, or by a veterinarian. Sampling is done by an oral check swab and payments for testing can be made online. Most all [...]
The Cost of Animal DNA Testing
Who’s Your Daddy?
Animal DNA testing has grown in popularity over the past few years. The harmless test can be performed on a variety of pets but is most often used for determining dog breeds. Curiosity might have proverbially killed the cat, but that very same sense of wonder can now expose a dog’s parentage or a feline’s ancestry.The Benefits of Testing
A mixed breed canine, affectionately known as a mutt, is a bit of a mystery. Some pet owners like it this way. Others would prefer to have extensive information concerning the [...]