Profile on the Australian Stud Book

The Australian Stud Book today

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 mission of the Australian Stud Book is to ensure the integrity of thoroughbred breeding in Australia. Its main functions include parentage testing and identification procedures including DNA testing of mares and foals and the recording of mare progeny and stallion statistics. The Australian Stud Book introduced microchips to the 2003 Australian foal crop, which serve as the most secure means of foal identification and teamed with freeze branding, will provide racing officials with the most dependable identification system in the world.

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Horses Sent Overseas

Imported Mares
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New Zealand
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Five Year Breeding Statistics
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