Branding Reminder22 Mar 2017
A reminder to breeders that all foals and weanlings should be freeze branded in sufficient time for their brands to be discernible by the 31st March of their first year of life. Brands must be clearly visible as permanent white hair markings before horses are microchipped and sampled. Breeders can check which month their microchipping kit will be issued by entering the dam’s name and selecting the ‘Unnamed Produce’ option. Foal Ownership Declarations must be lodged prior to a microchipping kit being issued.
Was your mare Not Served in 2016?17 Feb 2017
A reminder to lodge Not Served mare returns by 31 March. To access the Online mare return program, log on via the home page and select the ‘Online Services’ / ‘Lodge Mare Return’ header. If your mare has died or you have retired her from breeding, please advise us to enable her records to be closed. This can be completed by logging onto the home page and selecting the ‘Online Services’ / ‘Update Horse Details’ header.
Reminder to Stallion Proprietors13 Jan 2017
A reminder to Stallion Proprietors that Declarations of Service for any covering which occurred 1 December to 31 December are due now. Studs lodging service dates Online - log on via the home page and select the 'Online Services' / 'Declarations of Service' / ‘Add Service’ menu on our website. Studs lodging service dates electronically through a stud management program (Ardex, Equimaster or Stable-Eyes) - please email your file as soon as possible to
Reminder to Breeders15 Jul 2016
Any mare covered by a stallion that has not been recorded to stand in the 2016 covering season, will not have the covering recorded in the ASB records, or any resulting progeny accepted. To ensure your choice of stallion is eligible to cover this season, check the stallion’s header block on our website (new imported stallions are exempt and will not be displayed as standing until late August due to completing the import DNA process).
Stallion Returns Due 30 June02 May 2016
The Online Stallion Return facility is now available for stallion proprietors to lodge stallion returns for the 2016 covering season. Accessible through the ‘Online Services’ / ‘Stallion Return’ header on our website, and upon acceptance of payment, your stallion will be advertised on our website with stud or contact name, phone number and 2016 service fee and also displayed in the ‘Stallions Standing In Australia’ listing. A 5% discount for Stallion Returns lodged Online by 30 June 2016. If your stallion has died or you have retired him from breeding, please advise us to enable his records to be closed. This can be completed Online by selecting the ‘Online Services’ / ‘Update Horse Details’ header.
Microchipping 2015 Born Foals07 Apr 2016
Microchip kits are being sent out each month, alphabetically by the breeder’s surname, for foals to be DNA tested and identified. To check your month of allocation, enter the mare’s name and under the heading Unnamed Mare Produce, the month in which your foal is scheduled to be microchipped and identified, is displayed.