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Arabian Performance Index

The Arabian Performance Index is an initiative of the Society which acknowledges the Arabian ancestry of horses which contain less than 12.45% recorded Arabian breeding and which are not eligible for registration in any of the Arabian Derivative registries. Arabian Performance Index recorded horses and ponies are eligible to compete in any class not specified…

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Half Arabian Registration

Horses eligible for registration in the Half Arabian registry must have one Purebred Arabian parent. Horses with one Purebred parent may be registered in the Half Arabian or one of the other Arabian Derivative registries depending on the breeding of the other parent. Half Arabians competing in Half Arabian classes will be judged on Arabian…

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SCID Testing Now Available in Australia

Owners of Arabians and those horses/ponies derived from Arabian blood can now get all their genetic testing for SCID, CA & LFS done in Australia. The University of Qld. now offers SCID, CA & LFS testing which can be done in conjunction with DNA typing or separately. Practical Horse Genetics now offers SCID, LFS & CA…

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New Online Studbook

The AHSA is proud to announce the launch of its new Online Studbook.     The new studbook will be an amazing resource for many of you. It has many updated features, making searching for horses, breeders and owners much easier. New searchable fields include: colur, markings, age, microchip, import and export country and more. Horse Detail Pages…

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Change Of DNA Provider

Change of DNA provider resulting in increased processing and reporting time. The  DNA laboratory used has always been the one under the umbrella of the Australian Stud Book and has historically been the University of Queensland. The ASB recently decided to move all testing to Massey University in NZ. Breed Societies were notified on a…

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Arabian Performance Index (API) – Clarification

This register was initiated by the Board of the AHSA to encourage new members, to celebrate the Arabian blood in low percentage horses and to encourage these owners into higher percentage horses in the future. The concept was to have classes at our Arabian shows that these horses could enter that would possibly also assist…

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Why Should I Register My Endurance Arabian ?

Why indeed ?   When I ask this question I get a lot of reasons why I should NOT register my endurance horse with AHSA, most of them spat out at me with a great deal of distaste. We all know that it is relatively expensive to register horses – with any breed society, and that…

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Office and Phone Hours

Please note that AHSA office phone hours are 8.30am until 4.00pm AEST Monday to Friday excluding Public Holidays. Disruption to phone services can be expected during times of staff training and the Australian Arabian National Championships. Physical office hours are 8.00 am until 4.00 pm. We would ask members to please refer to the website…

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Registration Amnesty Extended

At the Meeting of The Board of Directors on 16th December 2019, it was agreed that the current Registration Amnesty would be extended to 31st July 2020. The details of the Amnesty have been reporduced again below for those that may have missed it in July and October. REGISTRATION AMNESTY The Board of Directors understands…

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