horse genetics

horse geneticsMaster the essential priniciples of horse genetics

Thank you for visiting my web site. You'll find material covering numerous aspects of genetics relating to horses, including basic equine and horse color genetics. Thanks to all those kind people - and there are lots of you - who helped by providing photos, and to those others who helped with their thoughts and ideas. Happy reading, I hope you find what you’re looking for. horse genetics

Whether you are a recreational rider curious about your horses color, a breeder wanting to make some informed choices or an equine science college student there is something here for you! Genetics students with an interest in horses can learn through examples that appeal to them.

Whether you are a recreational rider curious about your horses color, a breeder wanting to make some informed choices or an equine science college student there is something here for you! Genetics students with an interest in horses can learn through examples that appeal to them.

Some research findings have been assimilated and summarised especially for this web site, providing information in a form you won’t find elsewhere. I've been adding some videos to illustrate some genetics principles - please watch out for them! Those with a particular interest in learning more about this wide-ranging subject should consider doing the new and exciting World's first home study diploma course.


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