Casey Carl, DVM

Casey Carl, DVM

Casey Carl, DVM, is a 2008 graduate of the Washington State University College of Veterinary Medicine. As a clinician in his early career, Dr. Carl found himself frustrated by inherited diseases and the challenges that they posed for veterinarians, breeders, and pet owners. As a result, Dr. Carl began his journey into the canine genetics industry in 2013 and recently joined the team at Embark.

Dr. Carl has significant interest and experience in the application of genetic test results for clinical veterinary practice, breeding, and pet ownership. He is driven by the desire to prevent unnecessary canine suffering and to improve the clinical outcomes of dogs affected by inherited diseases. Dr. Carl spends his spare time jogging, watching documentaries, and enjoying blues music.

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Embark Adds New DNA Trait Test Chondrodysplasia (CDPA)


The Embark for Breeders Dog DNA test now includes the trait test for Chondrodysplasia (CDPA) to help breeders make informed decisions for their breeding programs.  What is Chondrodysplasia (CDPA)? CDPA is a trait resulting in the short-legged appearance consistent with the breed standard of many breeds, such as the Dachshund, Basset Hound, and Corgi. It...

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