EVA vaccine advice – UPDATE

UPDATE: Further to our recent communication on EVA Vaccine availability, we have issued a revised version of the note, which confirms that there will be no Equip Artervac vaccine available (or a suitable alternative) after the current licensed batch expires on 26th November.  The TBA’s veterinary advisors are working on Read the full article…

Free Regional Course for members at York Racecourse

The Thoroughbred Breeders Association, the National Stud and the Racing Foundation have joined forces to offer a Regional Course, held at York Racecourse on 5th September 2017. The course is FREE to TBA/TTC members, with non-members also welcome for a cost of £35 including lunch and refreshments. It is an Read the full article…

TBA celebrates milestone year

On Tuesday 18th July the Thoroughbred Breeders’ Association celebrated its 100 year anniversary with an evening drinks reception at St James’s Palace. Around 200 guests from across the industry joined the TBA Board of Trustees and Executive team to commemorate a century of the organisation’s work. The association’s long-standing patron, Read the full article…

TBA NH Foal Show results 2017

NH Foal Show 2017 – results Winner – Class 1 no.6 Kayf Tara x Lifestyle Winner – Show Champion 2017 Winner – Class 2 no.24 Martaline x Miracle Maid Reserve Show Champion 2017 Winner – Class 3 no. 47 Blue Bresil x Youngstar Winner – Class 4 no.62 Sageburg x Stone Light

Equine Infectious Anaemia (EIA) in Europe

The TBA has recently been made aware that cases of EIA have been confirmed in Germany (nine cases in multiple locations), the Netherlands (one case) and Switzerland (one case). It is believed that these cases all involve polo ponies and perhaps imports from Argentina. We have assurances from the German Read the full article…

100th Annual General Meeting

A commitment to protect and improve the Thoroughbred breed was the focus of Chairman Julian Richmond-Watson’s address at the Thoroughbred Breeders’ Association’s 100th Annual General Meeting. The Chairman acknowledged that the industry is currently facing a number of changes and underlined the importance of the TBA’s work in guaranteeing long Read the full article…