IRELAND… where it all begins.
Ireland is the largest producer of thoroughbreds in Europe.
Irish breeders have a well-earned reputation for producing tough, durable and sound horses that go on to perform at the highest level all over the world. A temperate climate and calcium rich soil provide ideal conditions for developing young stock.
Despite Ireland’s small size and population of just under 4.5 million, it currently stands as the largest producer of thoroughbreds in Europe and the fourth largest in the world. Irish bred horses consistently celebrate international success and as a result, bloodstock exports continue to thrive each year.