• About Us
  • Careers
  • Diary & Events
  • Stay In Touch
telephone: +44 1933 440077   email: ihelp@weatherbys.co.uk


The laboratory participates in research projects in conservation programmes of rare breeds (horses, cattle and goats) in conjunction with The Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food.

In relation to the development of the equine genome map the laboratory participated in collaborative linkage map studies. Further information on this project can be found here.

Neonatal Isoerythrolysis (NI) - Jaundice Foal Syndrome.  Investigation of the incidence of N.I in the Irish equine population.

Educational programmes with external students involving molecular studies as part of third level course requirements.

For further details on all of our research projects, you can contact us:

Weatherbys Ireland DNA Laboratory
c/o The Irish Equine Centre
Co. Kildare

Tel:  +353 45875521
Fax: +353 45875787
Email: dnalab@weatherbys.ie

Display Social Media Icons: 
A set of plain silver racing silks (Lot 176), complete with a tassel on the cap, will be go under the hammer at Sotheby’s in London on Monday, 26th October. The...
We are now taking entries for the 2016 Weatherbys Stallion Book. The 2015 edition featured over 350 entries from all leading racing and breeding jurisdictions. Stallion...
Trainer Fergal O'Brien is hopeful there are more races to be won with Mystifiable after the grey returned from a lengthy absence to land a gamble at Exeter.Placed in...
View All