Breeders’ Badge Offer- York Ebor Festival

York Racecourse is kindly inviting TBA members who have bred a runner at the Welcome To Yorkshire Ebor Festival (22-25 August) to apply for two badges per breeder. To register for badges please email Annette Bell at annette.bell@thetba.co.uk with the following instructions: Breeders name Horse’s name TBA membership number Race Read the full article…

Breeders Badges offer for Royal Ascot

The TBA are delighted to announce that TBA members will have access to two badges for each horse declared that they have bred for this year’s Royal meeting.  Winning breeders will also be invited to a special lunch hosted by the Ascot Racecourse Director, Guy Henderson, on King George Friday, Read the full article…

Equine Quarterly Disease Surveillance Reports

The TBA supports and works with the Animal Health Trust (AHT) in the monitoring of equine disease in the UK. The AHT publishes disease surveillance reports quarterly in partnership with Defra and the British Equine Veterinary Association. The reports also feature articles on other equine veterinary areas of interest including Read the full article…

Weatherbys Factbook 2017

The 2017 Weatherbys Factbook is now available to view online. The annual publication provides statistical information and analysis of thoroughbred breeding activity in Great Britain and Ireland, with dedicated section on broodmares, stallions, foals and import/export data. This year’s Factbook highlighted the continued growth of the GB breeding industry.  In Read the full article…

Flat Stallion Parade

The popular TBA Flat Stallion Parade which took place at Tattersalls on Thursday 1st February, gave breeders the opportunity to view eleven stallions from studs around the country at one venue.  The stallions, who are all embarking on their first and second season at stud in Great Britain, were paraded Read the full article…

NH Stallion Showcase

The National Hunt Stallion Showcase, held the Goffs Doncaster Sales Complex on Wednesday 24th January gave breeders the opportunity to view some of the newest recruits to the National Hunt stallion ranks, alongside a number of established sires. The initiative which is supported by Goffs UK is now in its Read the full article…

Silent Auction of Stallion Nominations

The TBA Silent Auction of Stallion Nominations drew to a close at last week’s National Hunt Stallion Showcase, which was held at the Goffs UK Doncaster sales complex. The auction, which opened in November at Cheltenham Racecourse, gave breeders the chance to bid on their choice of 19 exciting British-based Read the full article…

TBA Flat Stallion Parade Line-up Announced

Eleven stallions who are embarking on their first and second seasons at stud in Great Britain will feature in the 2018 TBA Flat Stallion Parade on Thursday 1st February at Tattersalls, Newmarket. The Stallion Parade will commence at 11am in the Sales Ring, which precedes the start of the Tattersalls Read the full article…