Buying

When purchasing bloodstock in Ireland, you are coming to the source – the largest producer of thoroughbreds in Europe. Think Thoroughbred… Think Ireland!

The Irish bloodstock sales have long been a source of top-quality bloodstock. As a nation steeped in the tradition of trading bloodstock, you will find a vast selection of quality thoroughbreds, to suit all tastes and budgets.

There are three bloodstock sales companies in Ireland; Goffs, Tattersalls Ireland and Goresbridge. The value of bloodstock sold at these sales companies combined in 2012 was €94 million, with international investment greater than ever, and horses being exported to over 34 different countries. Full statistical analysis of the Irish sales figures can be found in the Irish Industry Statistics section of this website.

  • Sales companies

    About Irish bloodstock sales companies

  • Sales dates

    A calendar of Irish bloodstock sales dates

  • Irish bloodstock agents

    Comprehensive list of Irish bloodstock agents

  • Order sales catalogues

    Order sales catalogues through ITM.

  • Horse transport and insurance

    Irish transport and insurance agents

  • Inward Buyer Programme

    Claim a contribution towards your travel expenses