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    08-01-2010, 06:15 PM
  #1
Weanling
Exclamation HYPP gene ..?

A reg'd quarter horse mare I was looking into buying has "Impressive", 6 generations back and "conclusion" 5 generations back. She was tested for HYPP and turned up negative but I was wondering what would the likelyhood of her foals turning up positive be, if lets say, she was bred to a horse without the Impressive bloodlines??
Would there be an equal chance that they show up positive. Or a lesser chance because of her being neg, and how far it is down the lines from the source. ?
     
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    08-01-2010, 06:16 PM
  #2
Banned
Im no good at breeding questions but I thought N/N meant negative for sure. Like she wasnt a carrier and couldnt pass it on to foals. Ill be interested to hear others responses
     
    08-01-2010, 06:34 PM
  #3
Trained
There is no way for her to pass the gene as she does not have it. Now if you bred her to a stallion who was N/H then the foal could get if from the sire. If you breed a N/N mare to an N/N stallion then there is no way for the foal to be anything but N/N.
     
    08-01-2010, 06:35 PM
  #4
Weanling
I'm crossing my fingers for that but I thought I heard somewhere it might be possible for her to carry on the gene even if she is N/N
     
    08-01-2010, 06:36 PM
  #5
Weanling
Oh sorry. I wrote that before I saw nrhareiners response. Well that's AWESOME :)
I'm really happy now. !!!!
Thanks so much. You just made my day
     

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