Reminder to Stallion Proprietors14 Oct 2016
A reminder to Stallion Proprietors that Declarations of Service for any covering which occurred 1 September to 30 September are due by 15 October 2016. 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 Please contact the ASB team if you require any assistance.
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.
Was Your Mare Not Served In 2015?15 Mar 2016
A reminder to breeders to lodge Not Served mare returns as soon as possible. You can lodge them online by going to the Online Services header / Mare Returns / Lodge Mare Return and follow the steps.
Import and Export Fees05 Jan 2016
The new import and export fees will apply from 1 January 2016: $550 for all horses imported to Australia (capped at $550 for multiple imports per 12 months) and $250 for all broodmares imported to be served by an Australian based stallion. $500 for all horses exported from Australia (capped at $500 for multiple exports per 12 months) and $350 for all broodmares and foals at foot exported.