Australian stud book the australian stud book today. Must have both sire and dam registered with the phaa, australian quarter horse association or thoroughbred australian stud book, or a combination of these. The registration number for special merit horses is. If you look at the history of thoroughbred equine racing information today youll see that this sport is referred to as the. All thoroughbred horses in the australian stud book are required to be freeze branded. The shire horse society australia, established in 1978, represents australias leading shire breeders and enthusiasts who work to promote and protect this magnificent and very rare breed. Tba, a notforprofit organisation, has a membership base of 4,200 individual breeders and other industry participants, and is also the parent company of the six state breeders associations. Enter start of horse name racing australia limited acn 105 994 330 and other parties working with it racing australia limited acn 105 994 330 and other. International horse genome workshop, international society of animal genetics, and is an associate member of the international group of specialist. The australian stock horses were first recognized in 1971 when hundreds of breeders and campdrafters founded the australian stock horse society in new south wales.
The irish draught and sport horse society australia inc. While the term probably came into general use because the english thoroughbred s general stud book was one of the first breed registries created, in modern usage horse breeders consider it incorrect to refer to any animal as a thoroughbred except for horses belonging to the thoroughbred breed. Thoroughbred breeders australia tba is the national peak body established for the benefit of the australian thoroughbred breeding industry. Tbv is the peak industry and representative body for victoria thoroughbred breeders.
Some of the original horse breeds in these early imports included the thoroughbred, cape of good hope horse largely descended from the barb and spanish horse, arabian, timor pony, and welsh mountain pony. He competed at the australian stock horse society national show in the national futurity in 1995. English thoroughbreds, australian thoroughbreds, trotters, marwari, kathiawaris, desert arabians, and halfbreds. If lodged within 30 days of horse s arrival in australia. The first step was to appoint classifiers who could asses horses offered for inspection. The australian studbook, veterinary associations, the australian horse. Once an organised central body overseeing breeding records had been established, many horses of doubtful origin were excluded. All returns lodged before 10pm aest will be displayed on our web site the following day. Racing australia has established the equine genetics research centre located in scone nsw in the centre of one of australias premier thoroughbred horse breeding districts. Now, more than 40 years on, we have experienced enormous growth in members and the paint horse breed. The stock horse is used in many competitive disciplines, including polo, polocrosse, dressage, campdrafting, show jumping, eventing, and endurance riding.
The australian stud book is a founding member of the isbc international stud book committee, comprising nine world stud book authorities, which has met annually since 1976 to ensure the relativity of rules and expedite the international movement of horses. Since the closure of the society s stud book, only horses that comply with the society s regulations have been accepted for registration. The canadian thoroughbred horse society cths was incorporated in 1906 under the federal live stock pedigree act presently called the animal pedigree act 1988 as a national breed organization to assist breeders of thoroughbred horses in canada. As the custodians of breeding in victoria, we are a not for profit association, we. Although the word thoroughbred is sometimes used to refer to any breed of purebred horse, it technically refers only to the thoroughbred breed. It initiates campaigns both within and outside the industry on the economic, social and cultural importance of the australian thoroughbred. The thoroughbred is a horse breed best known as a race horse. For everything horse breeding and stud management use horse books as your guide. In celebration of this milestone, a special 40th anniversary compendium was published and distributed to all members. International stud books and breeding organisations.
The ahsa is proud to announce the launch of its new online studbook. Australian stud book thoroughbred breeders queensland. The australian stud book is owned jointly by the australian jockey club and the victoria racing club and is located at royal randwick racecourse in sydney. The thoroughbred is a horse breed best known for its use in horse racing. New online studbook arabian horse society australia. Since the closure of the societys stud book, only horses that comply with the societys regulations have been accepted for registration. The largest stud book is in ireland and is administered by horse sport ireland. Manton is a correct and well natured thoroughbred stallion. Thoroughbreds in australia, rules of stud book, name search, stallions at stud. Our horse breeding dvds are a fantastic guide from mating preparation to foal management. Australia research and development fund for the purposes of research and development directly associated with the thoroughbred racehorse.
The roots of the australian stock horse date back to the earliest importation of nine horses to australia, with the arrival of the first fleet in botany bay in january, 1788. Apr 27, 2020 to the australian warmblood horse association awha breeding performance horses for australian and international riders. The paint horse association of australia was formed in 1973 to collect, record and preserve the pedigrees of paint horses. Australian horse racing results, horse racing materials. History of the australian stud book thoroughbred heritage. Thoroughbreds are considered hotblooded horses that are known for their agility. Breeds of livestock australian stock horse breeds of. A full member of the world breeding federation for sport horses awha warmbloods are winners. The earliest registrations included horses that were bred with predecessors excelling at cattle work and campdrafting in the rugged landscapes. The agricultural society of new south wales published a third in 1873, compiled by edward king cox and john agar scarr.
The racing australia equine genetic research centre offers dna testing to verify equine parentage and to identify carriers of known genetic mutations associated with. The thoroughbred is a distinct breed of horse, although people sometimes refer to a purebred horse of any breed as a thoroughbred. History of the australian stud book tualatin hs football. The australian stock horse society celebrated its 40th anniversary in 2011. Australian breeding basics thoroughbred breeders association.
If you look at the history of thoroughbred equine racing information today youll see that this sport is referred to as the sport of kings by numerous different racing lovers. Its feature races the galway steeplechase plate and the galway hurdle have a rich history and owners trainers and jockeys love to have winners at galway. Freeze branding is optional for imported horses going straight to stud. Horse stud book horse resources horse directory australia. Australian stock horse or waler international museum of. The registrar of racehorses role is to record the naming and initial ownership registration of all thoroughbreds accepted into the australian stud book, approximately,000 per year. Racing australia is the national industry body representing thoroughbred racing in australia. The early history of the australian stud book is the history of the men who established and nurtured it, and they lived interesting lives. Exceed and excel aus serenissima aus 1090194 racing australia limited. Members of the ifha will indeed be aware that the australian stud book. T he nandeye stock horse stud commenced shortly after the formation of the australian stock horse society in the 1970s. The australian stud book asb, is the body responsible for ensuring the integrity of thoroughbred breeding in australia.
The new studbook will be an amazing resource for many of you. Jun 28, 2012 the australian stock horse society celebrated its 40th anniversary in 2011. These days, india has about 3,000 thoroughbred mares and breeds about 1,800. Isbcinternational society for animal genetics isag thoroughbred. To qualify for inclusion in the australian stock horse stud book a horse had to score at least 50 points out of a possible 100. The mission of the australian stud book is to ensure the integrity of thoroughbred breeding in. International federation of horseracing authorities.
The mission of the australian stud book is to ensure the integrity of thoroughbred breeding in australia. It ranks second to the american stud book with its 30,000 broodmares, 18,000 foals and nearly 20,000 breeders but could rank first for services to breeders. History of the australian stud book welcome to thoroughbred. This exciting new service enables australian visitors to the racing australia. A stallions aei is calculated for each year he has runners and then averaged for all.
Welcome to the tba tba advocates the interests of breeders with state and federal governments, racing, veterinary and associated bodies throughout australia. Live cover only for australian stud book thoroughbred foals. The society is also the registrar of the australian shire horse stud book. While carefully bred racehorses had existed throughout europe for centuries prior to this time, the breed as it is known today. It represents the interests of breeders in dealing with the stud book, racing australia and race. The field family have been breeding thoroughbred and thoroughbred cross stock horses for a number of years. Born in 1967, rivoli ray is is the sixth most influential sire in the australian stock horse stud book, and was in the early years of the society its flagship as a horse of stock horse type. View our range of horse breeding and stud management books and dvds.
The agricultural society of new south wales published a third in 1873. Its main functions include parentage testing and identification procedures including dna testing of mares and foals and the recording of mare progeny and stallion. New zealand stud book new zealand racing new zealand thoroughbred breeders association. The australian society, inaugurated in may 1989, has an irish draught stud book and an irish sport horse register. Australian stock horse info, origin, history, pictures. Broodmares imported to be served by an australian based stallion. Thoroughbred racing and breeding industries in india. Other societies internationally also have their own stud books and registries. The australian stud book was located at 6 bligh street, sydney from 1910 with the ajc, until it moved to randwick racecourse around 1961.
This pragmatic approach produced the very clear digestible practice now embodied in article 12 of the international agreement on breeding and racing with the requirement that entry in a thoroughbred stud book is now only dependant upon registration of antecedents of a produce in a stud book approved by the international stud book committee. If you are looking for a breeding horse do your research to make you select the right horse breed. Shire horse society of australia registrar of the australian shire. It has many updated features, making searching for horses, breeders and owners much easier. Ensure that all horses entered in the australian stud book can be. If you are registered with the australian stud book as a contact breeder with a current email address recorded and would like to register for access to online services, complete the details below and submit.
Bydand australian stock horses for sale in scone nsw. Identify an australian thoroughbred through stud book records and user knowledge initial search free is your horse registered. Horses noted with a suffix of ntb will not be accepted until verification of thoroughbred only bloodlines is received from the keeper of the australian stud book. The object of the australian stock horse society limited is to preserve the identity and breeding records of the stock horse through registration, and to promote their attributes through exhibitions and. Around 190,000 australian stock horses are registered or foals recorded with the australian stock horse society. The first recorded pony breeds to arrive in australia during the 1800s included purebred shetland. While the term probably came into general use because the english thoroughbreds general stud book was one of the first breed registries created, in modern usage. When completing the ownership section, all owners must supply full details including date of birth, contact phone number, mobile number, email and sign the owner declaration. Quarter horse online stud book del rio quarter horses. Registered australian stud book asb and b2 australian stock horse foundation sire price. Glacial gold breeds wonderful multi purpose riding horses, for allround competition. Australian stock horse or waler international museum of the. The irish draught and sport horse society of australia inc. Established in 1931, the apsb is the oldest stud book society for ponies in australia, recording the pedigrees of ten pure pony breeds, shetland, australian, fell, hackney pony and horse, new forest, connemara, highland, dartmoor, welsh mountain and welsh sections b c d and the fjord horse.
The registrars role and responsibilities in the industry are governed by the australian rules of racing. Prior to 1957 our horses were registered with the british arab horse society or in a section of. The mission of the international stud book committee is to establish standards of stud book operation that will ensure the integrity and future development of the thoroughbred breed and provide the foundation necessary for a healthy international thoroughbred industry. Our newsletters include information on upcoming shows, state news, board updates and more. Declarations for coverings which occurred in october 2019 are due. The national horse breeding and show society of india published volume 1 of the indian stud book in 1927. Pages in category horse breed registries the following 14 pages are in this category, out of 14 total. Cookies must be enabled to access the online mare return program. About the irish draught and sport horse society of. Riding pony stud book society ltd subscribe to our monthly newsletter our newsletters include information on upcoming shows, state news, board updates and more. British horse society bhs business, law, stables and surfaces. The australian stud book has a pedigree as long as some of the horses contained in it. He is an excellent choice for australian mare owners seeking a lovely temperament, athletic foal combined with a 100% guarantee of a palomino or buckskin. Australian stock horses, including stud book, first and second cross horses.1331 1557 785 637 933 475 291 837 1483 1217 1507 1494 1426 681 288 309 1152 527 308 31 1339 1249 97 218 28 31 957 1386 570 181 973 1478 1279 1112 645 1160 845 1025 850 1310 1465 806