Judge: Mr. Edward O'Grady
This competition is open to animals registered in a World Breeding Federation for Sport Horses (WBFSH) studbook or a Department of Agriculture Food and The Marine (DAFM) approved studbook with recorded breeding.
This class is open to mares with or without foal at foot.
Passports must be available for inspection on the day.
The judge, who will not judge any other class on the day, will be looking for a broodmare likely to produce a high-performance horse.
PRIZES: 1st €500; 2nd €300; 3rd €200; 4th €125; 5th €75. All sponsored by HORSE SPORT IRELAND PRIZES WILL BE PAID DIRECTLY AFTER THE SHOW
Charleville Agricultural Show Society will award a prize of €200 to the breeder of the highest placed broodmare.
SPECIFIC REQUIREMENTS – HORSES AND OTHER EQUINES
As from 1 May 2012, any premises (which includes shows, fairs and markets) where horses or other equines are gathered must be registered with the Department. Owners/persons in charge of such gatherings are required to submit a completed application form for registration and to keep records of movements on/off their premises.
Records must be retained for at least 3 years as they may be required by the Department for the purposes of tracing disease. Records required are
It is important therefore that Show organisers should contact their local Regional Veterinary Office in advance so that consideration can be given to compliance with the requirements outlined above.
All Equines (which include horses, ponies and donkeys) must be identified in accordance with EU and national legislation.
In respect of each equine in their care, a keeper must ensure that
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