Get an additional edge with the Thoroughbred VGnome
Breed, buy, and train a better racehorse
You love owning, breeding, selecting, training, and racing thoroughbreds.
Yet breeding the best to best doesn’t always work out. Pedigrees are powerful, without guaranteed results.
Conformation and an expert eye are invaluable, but time and money are still wasted on yearlings that don’t perform, or training horses that don’t race well.
- Physiology markers for performance
- Muscle fiber profiling for distance
- Explosive power for sprinting
- Adaptation to the stress of training
- Best racing age and distance
- Advanced inbreeding genomics
- Breeding recommendations
- Welfare, injury risk, and health
- Post-racing career opportunities
- Updated markers as they become available
Use the Thoroughbred VGnome for
Future owners and bloodstock agents know the importance of pedigree, conformation, and an expert eye. Add to your insights with the results of several DNA markers influencing muscle mass and muscle fiber type from birth. This gives you an additional tool for choosing the type of racer you need.
Early years' training
Health and injury
Get the results for all known thoroughbred genetic diseases, for disease variants that could be passed to the foal. As the genetic causes of more diseases are found, we update you with these results. The same applies to injury, with markers for fracture risk, and, in the future, ligament damage.
Post career steps
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Tailored for your racehorses
For owners, breeders, trainers, and bloodstock agents who seek excellence in thoroughbred horse racing, where the smallest advantage can lead to victory.
Engage Victory Genomics to sequence the DNA of your racing stock.
Working with your team, visiting your farm as needed, this custom service tailors analysis and recommendations to your specific needs giving you access to world-leading genomics experts.
Helping you farm-wide with:
- Breeding and matching
- Buying yearling and older horses
- Horse training capability
- Disease and injury discovery
- Sudden death
- Performance enhancements
- Bloodline preservation
- Post-career suitability
And any other needs you may have
Get in touch to discuss your requirements
Owning, breeding, selecting, and training a racehorse is a high stakes affair
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