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Horse Semen Price and Conditions

Terms and Conditions 2023 Kylemore Stud

  • All Stallions resident at Kylemore Stud are available by AI, fresh and chilled semen. Semen can be shipped to any address by courier or express post. Please order semen by 10am for delivery within Ireland and by 9am for European and UK Delivery.
  • International semen orders, for semen from abroad to ship to Ireland orders must be placed by 8am.
  • International delivery is only available Tuesday to Friday inclusive and on Saturday by special arrangement. All shipping costs are to be paid by the customer.
  • If stallions have a heavy breeding schedule, Kylemore Stud reserves the right to send a maximum of 1 insemination dose per oestrus.
  • Please call to book in your mare.  Office hours 7:00am - 7:00pm Monday to Friday and 7:00am - 6:00pm Saturday.

Office number: 086 3760619 (Olive)

If you cannot get through due to the line being busy send a text message or call 086 8169004 (Ivor)

  • Sarah in our office is available to take your calls Monday to Wednesday: 9:00am - 4:15pm 089 2172995
  • We accept mares arriving and departing Monday to Friday 3:00pm - 6:00pm and Saturday 3:00pm - 6:00pm only.  Other times are strictly by appointment only.
  • Our highly skilled stud vet and team will ensure your mare receives the upmost care while at Kylemore Stud.
  • All stud keep and veterinary charges will be billed prior to the mare departing the stud and must be paid for in full at this time.
  • Kylemore Stud accept no liability whatsoever for damage, sickness or injury to people, animals, transportation or otherwise.
  • Mares are inseminated entirely at the cost and risk of the owner.
  • The transport of the semen is at the risk of the receiver. By ordering and buying semen, the mare owner declares to have taken cognizance of these conditions and declares to fully agree with these services.
  • Kylemore Stud is not liable under any circumstances for any loss, damage or costs incurred where semen is unavailable or delayed, including, but not limited to veterinary, livery or transport costs, as well as with the stud fees.
  • In case you use the semen for ICSI or embryo-flushing:  stud fee is charged for every flushed out embryo or for every succeeded ICSI.
  • Kylemore Stud provides no product exchange or money back guarantee. The customer is advised to insure the value of the transaction as they see appropriate. Once payment has cleared the order is placed and cannot be refunded or exchanged.
  • Cancellation policy for online purchases of semen: Orders of fresh semen cannot be cancelled.  Orders of frozen semen can be cancelled if not already dispatched for shipping.
  • Kylemore Stud offer a LFG on many stallions (but not all) on the condition that all fees are paid in full, and that the mare is declared barren by 1st Oct 2023. If we do not receive a barren certificate by 1st Oct 2023 the LFG is no longer guaranteed.
  • If the mare is not in foal before the 1st Oct 2023, we need an official and signed veterinarian statement stating the mare is not in foal. This ensures you can breed again in the following season. If this is not received, we cannot guarantee a return service.
  • Full price list and further terms and conditions are available in the stud office for inspection.

Horse Semen Price

All prices are in Euro.  All resident stallions (with the exception of Tyson) are supplied with a LFG.  All VDL Stallions are supplied with a LFG.

  • Tyson: €1500 (No LFG)
  • Womanizer: €800
  • Watermill Swatch: by arrangement
  • KMS Rooney: €700
  • Cornerado VDL: €900
  • KMS Timeless: by arrangement
  • I AM W: €800
  • Crosstown Dancer: €500 per dose
  • Huntingfield Rebel: €500 per dose

Prices for International stallions are listed on each page.  Other stallions are also available by request.  Please call or email us with your specific needs.

Imported fresh semen is subject to shipping charges and health paper charges, approx €120 per shipment.

Imported semen is subject to VAT at the current rate (13.5% in 2023).

A veterinary charge of €100 per cycle for all imported semen from VDL Stud applies and €250 per cycle for all other imported semen and from other Irish studs.

A once off charge of €50 per mare per season is payable for all visiting mares, to cover veterinary ultrasound scanning.  Livery is €18 per day stabled and €13 per day outdoor.  All vet and livery charges must be paid in full prior to departure.

"Olive is a qualified AI technician with the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons and DEFRA. She runs the mare barn at Kylemore Stud. Olive helps breeders with their stallion choices and has extensive knowledge of fertility problems and practices with mares and stallions."

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"Kylemore Stud provides semen from almost all stallions available by AI for their clients, although they work particularly close with the VDL stud in Holland."

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"Broderick's run a very professional stud and you won't find better people to deal with anywhere. They are happy to help you at all times no matter what advice or help you need"

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