Genetic Testing

Get the genetic testing process started for an American Quarter Horse, and learn more about DNA and parentage verification.

red roan mare with foal (Credit: Briana Malmquist)

Genetic Health

Find out what your horse's test results mean and how it will affect them.

6 Panel Genetic Testing: What to Know
AQHA offers a panel test for six genetic tests. Learn more about the six equine diseases it covers – HYPP, PSSM, MH, GBED, HERDA and MYHM.
DNA and Parentage Verification
Get the lowdown on the DNA and parentage verification requirements for registering your new American Quarter Horse.
Getting to the Root
Getting a hair root for your horse's genetic tests doesn't have to be a battle.

Genetic Test Guide

Weekly Service Report

See how the AQHA Member Services team is working to serve AQHA members worldwide.

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