Terms & Conditions Chilled/Fresh Semen

    • Celtic Hero B Z €1000. first mare, €900. each for multiple mares
    • Stetter € 800. first mare, €700. each for multiple mares
    • Ganesh Hero Z € 800. first mare, €700. each for multiple mares
    • Mr Lincoln B €800. first mare, €700. each for multiple mares
    • Quicksilver B €600. first mare, €500. each for multiple mares
    • Machnus d’Hyrencourt 148cm € 500. first mare, €400. each for multiple mares

Terms and Conditions for stallions standing at Belmont House Stud (BHS) Full T&C’s are available by request

We offer a “Live Foal Guarantee” 48 hours after birth with all our resident stallions. Abortion or death of foal needs to be certified by a qualified vet in writing within 10 days after foaling. Where a stallion is not available the following season, a substitute of our stallions will be arranged. All stallions standing at BHS are available by artificial insemination, fresh and chilled semen, some are available by frozen semen. Where a mare owner wants to avail of the discount price (multiple mares) the first stud fee is charged at the full price and the following mares offered at the discount price.

Chilled semen can be shipped directly to any address within the Republic of Ireland by courier and is also available for collection. Courier/Post charges are typically €40: semen can be ordered daily until 10am. For optimum results we advise clients to collect the semen. Stud fee includes up to 6 deliveries of semen (for one mare only) per season/year. Extra semen will be charged at extra cost. Cooling container to be returned on the following day. Deposit may be charged. We advise clients to ship semen in their own containers or to buy a container here at Belmont House Stud.

If stallions have a heavy breeding or competition schedule, the Stallion Agent reserves the right to send a maximum of 1 insemination dose per oestrus.

Full payment is due for the semen before dispatch, including the shipping/handling fee. We accept cash, cheque, credit cards and PayPal payments.

In the event that your mare has not gone in foal, a Barren Certificate from your vet must be issued to Belmont House Stud before the 1st October 2018 to obtain a voucher for a 2019 stud fee (minus administration/handling fee)

Visiting mares:

Livery and veterinary charges must be paid at collection of the mare. Stud fees to be paid before first insemination. Livery of mare without foal €10 per day, mare with foal at foot €15 per day

We do not accept liability for mares or foals kept at the “out farm” or at Belmont House Stud.


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Contact Info

Belmont Ireland
Belmont House Stud
Co. Offaly

Andrea Etter
Mobile ++353 (0) 86 2516142
Skype: andreaetterb

Office Opening Hours
Monday to Friday
9.00am - 6.00pm
-1 Std. CET

Müntschemier Schweiz
Etter Sportpferde AG
Reiterweg 1
3225 Müntschemier

Phone ++41 (0) 32 3129797
Fax ++41 (0) 32 3129710