Onboard sponsors The National Dog Show, in the commitment to improve the lives and longevity of all dogs
BOSTON, November 16, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Get on board Veterinary, Inc., a world leader in canine genetics, today announced that it will be the National Dog Show’s preferred canine DNA testing sponsor. Hosted by the Kennel Club of Philadelphia cream and licensed by the American Kennel Club, the 20th Anniversary Thanksgiving Special will be held at the Greater Philadelphia Expo Center in Oaks, Pennsylvania. November 20-21. It will be open to the vaccinated public for the first time since 2019 due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Embark recently launched the very first DNA test for purebred pet owners, leading the evolution of dog DNA testing from breed discovery to a need for personalized pet care. Embark data shows that 75% of dogs carry, or are at risk for, a genetic health problem. But, with hundreds of actionable health insights and the most accurate, detailed data about their dog’s health, Embark helps breeders, owners, and vets make proactive choices that address all issues. health and breed-specific characteristics.
“The national dog show presented by Purina is a Thanksgiving tradition for many families, and we are proud to be a part of that tradition this year,” said Embark CEO and co-founder Ryan Boyko. “One of the positives of the pandemic has been the opportunity to better understand, appreciate and bond with our dogs. As families come together to watch the national dog show this year, we hope they will consider to learn more about how to improve their dog health through genetic testing. ”
Embark aims to extend the lives of dogs by three years over the next decade. A key to achieving this goal is to create tools that help breeders create better mating pairs that improve the health of their breeding line, by offering genetic counseling and screening for breed-related genetic health issues. . Embarque salutes the breeders exhibiting at the Kennel Club of Philadelphia cream dog show and their important work in preserving the breed.
“We look forward to working with Embark Veterinary to support the important work they do for our canine friends, pet parents and the veterinary community,” said the president of the Kennel Club of Philadelphia. Wayne ferguson. “There is a great interest in canine genetics and the participants of the show Philadelphia cream will have the opportunity to learn more at the Embark expo booth. “
Embark Veterinary, Inc. was started in 2015 by two brothers, Adam and Ryan Boyko, who have a passion for scientific research and a long-standing love for dogs. Starting with their premier dog DNA testing, Embark is building a powerful platform for scientific discovery that will accelerate advancements in personalized dog care. Embark offers the most advanced, reliable and top rated dog DNA tests on the market that help dog owners, breeders and veterinarians learn more about their dog’s breed, health and ancestry. . Customers gain hundreds of actionable insights that inform more proactive care, and each test fuels new research to help all dogs live longer, healthier lives. Embark is an official research partner of Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine, has been named to the Inc. 5000 list within the past two years, and has been included on Forbes‘next list of billion dollar startups.
SOURCE Embarquement Vétérinaire Inc.