In light of the recent events regarding the genetic defect Warmblood Fragile Foal Syndrome (WWFS), the Swedish Warmblood Association of North America is announcing a new benefit for its members. In conjunction with the Veterinary Genetics Laboratory (VGL) at UC Davis, SWANA is offering WFFS testing for $35/horse. In order to receive this offer, the owner needs to be a member of SWANA, you must be the owner of record with SWANA for the horse being tested, the horse being tested must have SWANA registration papers or be registered with SWANA as a mare/stallion from other recognized association. Both horses with DNA already on file with UC Davis as well as horses needing to be tested for the first time are eligible to get the discounted rate. Please contact the SWANA Office for more information and to arrange testing preferably via e-mail at or by phone (575)-835-1318.