• Artificial Insemination Prices

    For the 2017 season our charges are:

    • Fresh/Chilled Semen: £305 (plus VAT) per cycle.
       
      Frozen Semen:  £405 (plus VAT) per cycle.
         
      This includes:
    •  An initial breeding soundness exam.
    •  All scans associated with A.I., including up to 3 pregnancy scans at 15, 25 and 44 days.
    •  The insemination procedure.
    •  Routine drugs including:
              1 ovulating agent (Chorulon or Ovuplant).
              Unlimited oxytocin injections.
              1 dose of intra-uterine antibiotics post-insemination.
              Uterine lavage with 1 litre of saline post-insemination.
              1 injection of prostaglandin to short-cycle the mare, when necessary.

    Excluded from the package are:

    •  Livery @ £20 plus VAT per day (£22 per day plus VAT for a mare with foal at foot)
    •  A clitoral swab for Contagious Equine Metritis
    •  £33 (plus VAT) for mares on the AI package if taken at Ashbrook
    •  Non-routine drugs, such as sedation.
    •  Additional litres of saline for uterine lavage.
    •  Procedures including Caslick, endometrial swab, endometrial biopsy
    •  Treatment of endometritis.
    •  External lab fees.
    •  VAT.

    Estimated prices are available on request for any procedures not included in the package.

    This replaces the fee structure we have used in previous years, which was comprised of scan fees, drugs, livery, in-foal fee plus VAT.

    Fees for Embryo Transfer are available on request.