Open House and Silent Auction at SBSW

July 27, 2011

Posted by SBSW in Affiliate News

ManeGait 3Did you know that North Texas alone has over 700,000 children and adults living with a disability. The horse can be an extremely effective form of therapy for many of these individuals. Unfortunately medical insurance doesn’t cover the cost of equine therapy. But we can help....On Thursday evening, September 8th Select Breeders Southwest will host an Open House and Silent Auction at our Aubrey, TX facility to benefit ManeGait Therapeutic Horsemanship. Updated with event schedule 8/25/11.

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Berragoon ASH Stud

July 27, 2011

Posted by SBS in Focus on our Breeders

Berragoon LaneyBerragoon ASH Stud was established in 1974 on the Riverina Plains in southern New South Wales, Australia. In 1984 the stud relocated to Holbrook, in the South West Slopes area of NSW. Managed by Sara & Charlie Grills and Debbie Mills, the stud encompasses more than just their own breeding program of Australian Stock horses, they also have an on site reproduction facility for mare management and embryo transfer services and run a commercial herd of 300 Angus cattle.

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Peterson and Smith Expands Services with ICSI Program

July 27, 2011

Posted by SBS in Affiliate News

ICSI MicroscopePeterson and Smith Equine Hospital in Ocala FL was established in 1981 by Dr John L. Peterson and Dr. Johnny Mac Smith. This state of the art, full service equine clinic has become one of the most highly recognized veterinary practices in the United States. The Equine Reproduction Center at Peterson and Smith (PSERC) joined the SBS Affiliate Network in 2000. Based out of their 92 acre facility in Summerfield, FL (20mins south of the main clinic), PSERC offers a full range of equine reproductive services under the guidance of Dr. Phil Matthews.

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SBS-MD Open House Review

July 27, 2011

Posted by SBS-MD in Affiliate News

Open House 4SBS would like to send a big “Thank You” to all who attended our open house celebrating the completion of our new headquarters in Maryland. The event turned out to be a huge success with approximately 140 guests despite the 90 +F degree temperature and stifling humidity. The first visitors arrived right at 4 pm and a steady stream followed up until 7 pm when the winners of the door prizes were announced. 

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How Long Does Frozen Semen Last?

July 27, 2011

Posted by SBS in Frozen Semen

Cassidy NewsThere is no expiration date on frozen semen. As long as the semen is properly maintained at the correct temperature in a liquid nitrogen storage tank, the working life of frozen semen is believed to be nearly unlimited. At SBS we have produced pregnancies with semen stored for more than 20 years. By utilizing the highest quality freezing extenders available, computer controlled rate cell freezers and maintaining rigidly controlled storage conditions, SBS maximizes the duration of sperm survival.

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Arizona Stallion Tests Positive for CEM

July 27, 2011

Posted by SBS in Disease and Health Testing

July 26 2011 - A 4 year old Arabian stallion in Maricopa County, Arizona tested positive for contagious equine metritis (CEM) today during routine health testing required when qualifying frozen semen for international export. Five horses at the facility have been placed in quarantine and the state is working with federal partners to locate mares that have been bred to this stallion during the current breeding season.

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News from the NRHA/IRHA Reining Maturity

July 27, 2011

Posted by SBS in Industry News

Sara D'ImperioSara D'Imperio riding Sail Win Tatoo (Sail Win Cody x Tatoos Tickle Twist) won the IRHA/NRHA Reining Maturity Level 1 and Level 2 and placed Reserve Champion in Level 3 and 4 at Pontedera-Pisa, Italy, July 13-16 (photo left).

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West Coast Whiz Latest Million Dollar Sire

July 27, 2011

Posted by SBS in Industry News

West Coast WhizCongratulations to Select Breeders Southwest client Bob Loomis on West Coast Whiz (Topsail Whiz x My Moon Stone Chex) being named as the latest National Reining Horse Association Million Dollar Sire.

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The Passing of A Legend - Dash Ta Fame

July 27, 2011

Posted by SBS in Industry News

Dash Ta FameThe racing and barrel racing industries lost a legend. Dash Ta Fame passed away on July 13, 2011 at the age of 22. He was owned by Bob Burt and stood the 2010-2011 breeding seasons at SMART Ranches in California under the supervision of Dr. Bill Swyers.

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