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16 June 2016
Statesman of Victorian breeding is retired
Statesman of Victorian breeding is retired

Victorian stud, Empire Stallions, has announced today that grey, JET LAAG, a former world champion, million dollar earner and a highly successful sire, has been retired from stud duties.

By Harness Breeders Victoria
24 March 2016
Vote your Star onto the cover in June
Vote your Star onto the cover in June

Cast your vote today to find our Stallion Guide cover star in 2016...

By Harness Breeders Victoria
3 March 2016
A very special donation
A very special donation

HBV President, Shannon Nixon, and HRV GM - Operations, Vaughn Lynch, met a couple of very special Standardbreds this week, and made a difference to an important program in our community.

By Harness Breeders Victoria
3 March 2016
Valuable additions to the Vicbred Scheme
Valuable additions to the Vicbred Scheme

The valuable Vicbred First Win Bonus now extended to older horses...

By HRV Media
28 January 2016
Vicbred lots abound at major sales
Vicbred lots abound at major sales

Your listing of Vicbred eligible yearlings in this year's sales...

By Harness Breeders Victoria
22 January 2016
2016 Victorian Yearling Tipping Competition!
2016 Victorian Yearling Tipping Competition!

Want to back your yearling selection powers? Our Victorian Yearling Tipping competition is for you!

By Harness Breeders Victoria
16 December 2015
The impact of drought in Victoria
The impact of drought in Victoria

HBV are aware of the worsening drought, particularly in the western half of Victoria and the impact that this situation is likely to have on the industry’s broodmare herd in coming months

By Harness Breeders Victoria
14 December 2015
Lenny's Interdom win a triumph for the Big V
Lenny's Interdom win a triumph for the Big V

Lennytheshark’s amazing win in the $1.3-million Inter Dominion Grand Final at Gloucester Park was an all-Victorian triumph for the breeding industry

By Peter Wharton
14 December 2015
HBV headlines in Summer of Glory Charity Cup!
HBV headlines in Summer of Glory Charity Cup!

Harness Breeders Victoria Executive Officer, Desiree Pettit-Keating, will partner with Kate Gath in Tuesday's Double Seater Sulky Charity Cup at the launch of the 2016 Summer of Glory Carnival at Tabcorp Park Melton

By Harness Breeders Victoria
11 December 2015
SURVEY: Parasite control in Standardbred studs in Australia
SURVEY: Parasite control in Standardbred studs in Australia

Charles Sturt University equine veterinarians are looking for breeders to complete a survey to help research resistance of parasites in horses - can you help?

By Harness Breeders Victoria