Severe Combined Immunodeficiency (SCID)

June 09, 2020
Severe combined immunodeficiency (SCID) is a disease that causes foals to be born with severely weakened immune systems.

Lavender Foal Syndrome (LFS)

June 09, 2020
Lavender foal syndrome (LFS) is an inherited disease that causes neurological dysfunction in newborn Arabian foals.


June 08, 2020
Hydrocephalus is an excessive accumulation of fluid in the brain that results in a dome-shaped head.

Foal Immunodeficiency Syndrome (FIS)

June 08, 2020
Foal immunodeficiency syndrome is an inherited disease that causes fatal anemia and a compromised immune system.

Glycogen Branching Enzyme Deficiency (GBED)

December 30, 2019
Glycogen branching enzyme deficiency is a fatal disease of developing fetuses or newborn foals. It is inherited in some breeds and a genetic test is available.

Warmblood Fragile Foal Syndrome Type 1 (WFFS)

September 23, 2019
Warmblood Fragile Foal Syndrome type 1 is an inherited defect. It causes hyperextensible, fragile skin and mucous membranes that are subject to open lesions.