Funding for this research was provided by:
Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine
Received: 31 May 2021
Accepted: 4 October 2021
First Online: 18 October 2021
: The study was conducted under ethical exemption from the UCD Animal Research Ethics Committee: (AREC-E-18-47-Duggan). The owners of the horses consented to sample collection for genetic analysis.
: Not applicable.
: The authors have no competing interests.