Equine Stud Services Devon

West Ridge Equine provides comprehensive equine stud services in Devon to help get your mare into foal. We offer artificial insemination services and are a British Equine Veterinary Association approved practice which means we meet the high standards set by the BEVA. Furthermore, our team of dedicated vets take great pride in getting to know and understand each individual mare to achieve the best possible outcome. If you would like to discuss our stud services, please do not hesitate to get in touch.

Individual Procedures

  • Reproductive ultrasound
  • Foal sexing
  • Endometrial swab
  • Uterine lavage inc fluid
  • Mare CEM swab
  • Stallion CEM swab
  • Semen collection, assessment and shipment for stallions 
  • EIA/EVA testing
  • Mare CEM, EIA, EVA
  • Caslick’s operation (sutured).
  • Post foaling foal check and IgG on-yard snap test
  • Twin termination
  • Foal microchipping and passport applications 
Visit fees £20 +VAT

Equine Artificial Insemination Packages

We offer a range of artificial insemination packages at competitive prices. All the packages must be paid for in advance of any work being undertaken. If you would prefer not to choose a package then the prices we will charge for individual procedures are also listed. These fees will be charged retrospectively at the end of each fortnight.

Pre-Breed AI Package

£120 + VAT

What is included?

  • Reproductive scan
  • CEM swab
  • Blood sample for EIA & EVA
  • Laboratory fees

 

What is not included?

  • Visit

Fresh/Chilled AI Package

First cycle: £290 + VAT
All subsequent cycles: £240 + VAT

What is included?

  • All scans required
  • Reproductive hormones as required
  • Post-Covering uterine wash out as appropriate
  • Pregnancy diagnosis at 15 & 25 days post covering
  • Confirmatory pregnancy diagnosis in late September
  • Insemination with fresh/chilled semen
  • Microscopic semen assessment

 

What is not included?

  • Visits
  • Sedation
  • Regumate
  • Treatment for non-reproductive diseases

Frozen AI
Package

First cycle: £350 + VAT
All subsequent cycles: £280 + VAT

  • All scans required
  • Reproductive hormones as required
  • Post-Covering uterine wash out as appropriate
  • Pregnancy diagnosis at 15 & 25 days post covering
  • Confirmatory pregnancy diagnosis in late September
  • Insemination with frozen semen
  • Microscopic semen assessment
  • Storage and handling of frozen semen during stud season
 

What is not included?

  • Visits
  • Sedation
  • Regumate
  • Treatment for non-reproductive diseases
  • All packages are payable prior to any work being done.
  • Visit fees = £20 + VAT for all premises within 25 miles of Lapford, Witheridge or Winkleigh.
  • Any repeat visits on the same day = £10 + VAT.
  • Stud sedation fee = £15 + VAT.
  • Discounts available for multiple mares on the same premises.
  • Visit fees for premises > 25 miles away available on application.
 

There are no extra hidden fees with our packages such as ‘in foal’ fees.

Contact West Ridge Equine Vets

If you require further information about our equine stud services in Devon or would like to arrange a visit, then please get in touch with us. Our fantastic vets provide a comprehensive range of services and are also happy to offer advice.