Category Archives: News

Equine Influenza in the UK

In January of this year the British TBA alerted breeders to a number of outbreaks of Equine Influenza in Europe and recommended that people remain vigilant for the symptoms for horses in their care. Symptoms include a nasal discharge, elevated temperature and dry cough. If breeders observed these symptoms they...
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TDN 4th March 2019, by Emma Berry   At one of Britain’s higher-profile independent studs, it is perhaps no surprise that roughly 50% of the home broodmare band will be visiting one of the farm’s three resident stallions. Lanwades is home not only to Sir Percy (GB), Sea The Moon...
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Newly appointed Secretary to the ITBF

As part of the TBA continuing to host the Secretariat to the ITBF, newly appointed Sarah Carmichael has taken over the role from Charlotte Lovatt at the ITBF. Sarah has a background of 24 years experience working within the Thoroughbred Breeding Industry. This has included the position of Marketing Manager...
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