UC Davis Researchers Identify Genetic Variant for Equine Familial Isolated Hypoparathyroidism in Thoroughbreds - Testing Now Available

October 12, 2020

Researchers at the UC Davis School of Veterinary Medicine have identified a genetic cause for the fatal condition equine familial isolated hypoparathyroidism (EFIH) in Thoroughbreds, marking the first genetic variant for hypoparathyroidism identified in any domestic animal species. Additionally, this is the first widely available genetic test for Thoroughbreds.

Welcome to CEH's first foal of 2020!

March 30, 2020
The first of CEH's 2020 foals, a bay colt, arrived on March 26th. He is happy and healthy and bringing smiles to everyone at CEH!

Novel Surgery Successful For Former Event Horse

September 09, 2019
An event horse was diagnosed with a stone in his urinary tract that was causing a kidney infection. A novel surgery approach successfully removed the stone.

Welcome to our 2019 foals!

June 28, 2019
CEH is excited to welcome our 2019 foals, a chestnut Quarter Horse colt and a black Warmblood x Connemara filly!