Mare gradings fall into three main categories - head, main and foundation stud books
and a fourth elite group for those that have competed at top level in either dressage, eventing, show jumping or racing.
My second mare, Cap It All a dapple grey six-year-old Dutch warmblood was graded into the Main stud book
Registered in their respective pure bred Society Stud book
We wish they did have good pedigrees and that we could get them into the Stud books
which they are really desined for.
Simply for assessment the foundation stud book
is for mares that have scored an average five marks and above and do not have any proof of pedigree.
Please note that this does not affect fees payable to transfer ownership in the relevant Stud Book
[Greyhound Stud Book
/Irish Coursing Club].
Their support for Article 12 of the International Agreement, which states: "Any foal resulting from or produced by the process of artificial insemination, embryo transfer, cloning or any other form of genetic manipulation shall not be eligible for recording in a Thoroughbred Stud Book
approved by the International Stud Book
Committee", comes as the Australian breeding industry awaits the potentially historic outcome of a legal challenge launched by prominent breeder Bruce McHugh against the ban of artificial insemination (AI) in Australia.
Trained by Nick Savva, WestmeadAdonis followed his fifth place behind Blonde Snapper at Wimbledon with an emphatic success in the heats of the Greyhound Stud Book
Trophy at Monmoreonlyforaninfected toe to force his withdrawal fromthefinal .
REGARDING Alan Sweetman's reference to the establishment of the Irish Racing Calendar in 1790 (Ireland's Eye, February 29), it is perhaps not widely known that, in 1826, an Irish Stud Book
was under preparation.
LEADING British breeder Dave Firmager's company Truframe Ltd is to sponsor the forthcoming Greyhound Stud Book
Trophy at Monmore.
BRITISH breeding's annual stud book
, compiled by Liz Mort, is a professional's tool, detailing every litter registered with the Greyhound Stud Book
Split into three groups, we were then taken by a group leader to five different departments - racing operations, commercial services, Stud Book
, bloodstock services and racing administration.