Breeders Favour Proven Sires

 

This information extracted from Greyhound Stud Book Vol 65, showing the number of named pups sired by commercial sires for 2017.

                                                                                                                                                                    Sire                                                  Named Progeny

          1              Barcia Bale                                    837

 

          2              Fabregas                                        642

 

          3              Fernando Bale                              430

 

          4              Cosmic Rumble                            400

 

          5              My Bro Fabio                                317

 

          6              Magic Sprite                                 290

 

          7              Kinloch Brae                                 225

 

          8              Spring Gun                                    222

 

          9              Banjo Boy                                      214

 

          10            Dyna Double One                       203

 

 Following the top ten were:                            

Bekim Bale  193, El Grand Senor  167,  Lochinvar Marlow  138, Collision  131,
Oaks Road  130,  Shakey Jakey  109,  Don’t Knocka Him  103,  DJS Octane  99,
Swift Fancy  98,  Paw Licking  91.

 

During 2017 8,890 greyhounds were named ( 2016 12,623) and 1,270 litters were registered (2016 1,788).

Indications are that 2018 will produce an increase in both numbers.

Breeding students and participants should contact Greyhounds Australasia to obtain their copy of Stud Book Vol 65 :

phone   (03) 9548 3500
fax        (03)   9548 3488
email   admin@galtd.org.au

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