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Animal DNA

The Animal DNA Laboratory provides a 10% discount on DNA testing for all ACF Affiliate breeders. Please contact Affiliate Secretary for the Registration number which needs to be quoted to obtain the discount.


Was established to work in close partnership with veterinarians and industry to provide an outstanding clinically-oriented veterinary pathology service that will exceed your expectations.


Cornell Feline Health

Cornell Feline Health Centre is a veterinary medical specialty centre devoted to improving the health and well-being of cats everywhere

Feline Health Research

An Australian Feline Healt h Research Fund dedicated to the health of felines

Langford Vets

Offer an internationally recognised cat genetic testing service to breeders, are a dynamic,  were the first lab in the UK to offer state-of-the-art quantitative real-time PCR assays to detect various infectious diseases. 

Feline Genetics and Comparative Medicine Laboratory
Has strong collaborations with the UC-Davis Veterinary Genetics Laboratory and many other groups that assist with research projects that will lead to genetic tests as a commercial service for the owners and breeders of cats. Strong interactions with cat breeders and owners are encouraged to help support studies by providing DNA samples from cats, pedigree information and background knowledge of interesting traits and health issues. 
Veterinary Genetics Laboratory 

The Veterinary Genetics Laboratory (VGL) provides animal parentage verification, identification, forensics services, genetic diagnostics and genetic disease research.

UC Davis 

Research focuses on the genetics of the domestic cat and the development of genetic tools and resources that assist gene mapping in the cat and other companion animals. Feline research is focused on the discovery of mutations that cause inherited diseases and phenotypic traits and in the population dynamics of breed development and domestic cat evolution.

EveryCat Health Foundation (Formerly Winn Foundation)

Winn Feline Foundation is now EveryCat Health Foundation — and our commitment to feline health research, education and communication has never been stronger. EveryCat Health Foundation advances feline health by supporting groundbreaking research and education. Every cat, every day benefits from our foundation.


Article on Toxoplasmosis by Dr Isobel Johnstone
Feline Auto-Immune Lymphoproliferative Syndrome (FALPS) ​in British Shorthair Cats


Inclusion on this list does not indicate endorsement or recommendation by the Australian Cat Federation (Inc.)