Animal Genetics


New Canine Test

Cocoa/French Bulldog Chocolate
Please see: Cocoa

New Equine Test

New test available for Quarter Horses and related breeds.
Please see: Immune-Mediated Myositis (IMM)

Equine Test

Equine Speed and Distance
Please see: Performance Testing

Submitting Canine Samples for Testing

To submit a sample for testing please order our free sample collection kits here. If you have any questions or require assistance please call Animal Genetics and speak to one of our customer service representatives. You may also visit our Canine FAQ page where answers to many common questions can be found. For a complete list of services and costs please go to our Canine Fee Schedule page.

Sample Collection Instructions:

Animal Genetics recommends three methods for collection and submiting canine samples for genetic testing. The three methods are blood samples, buccal or cheek swab, and dewclaw. For more information on sample collection please visit our canine sample collection page.


USDA import permits are not required for canine samples.

Download Test Submission Forms:


Payment can be made by credit card, check, money order, PayPal (, or electronic transfer. Checks and money orders should be made out to Animal Genetics and must be in US Dollars and drawn on US Banks. We accept all major credit cards including Visa, MasterCard, American Express & Discover.


As with any genetic test, new mutations may occur in the animals genome that could affect the assay. Therefore, it may be difficult to detect all subtypes. Sample collection plays a pivotal part in the overall accuracy of the test, so please use caution and follow the instructions carefully.

Send Samples To the Address Below:

  • Mail samples to:
  • Animal Genetics
  • 3382 Capital Circle NE
  • Tallahassee, FL 32308
  • USA