irish hunter Archive

December 01, 2016
Country Ireland

Irish National Stud – Tully stud – Irish horses


The farm at Tully was purchased from the Fay family in 1900 by Colonel William Hall Walker. Hall Walker became the most successful breeder of the age, enjoying his finest hour when King Edward VII led Minoru, born and raised at Tully, into Epsom’s winners’ enclosure following a famous victory in the 1909 Derby. In [...]

July 03, 2015
Country Ireland

Ballylinch Stud – Irish


Ballylinch Stud is home to some of the most prestigious stallions in the horse racing world. The magnificent Stud has been housing equine excellence for close to 100 years, ever since Major Dermot McCalmont established it as the home of world-famous unbeaten two year old The Tetrarch in 1914. The Tetrarch was an amazing racehorse, [...]

June 24, 2015
Country Ireland

Belmont House Stud – Irish Hunter


Belmont House Stud Since 1987, the family of Gerhard and Hedi Etter has owned and operated Belmont House Stud, a farm situated in the centre of Ireland. Belmont House Stud is the birthplace of many performance bred youngsters of the Etter Sportpferde AG. Since 1992, Andrea Etter has managed and developed Etter Sportpferde AG Ireland, [...]

November 22, 2013
Country Ireland

O’Hara’s breeding – Irish hunter


Our breeding of 5 Irish Hunter is based in the region of Connemara, Ireland. We’ve been passionated since 2001 for the irish hunter wich is for us, the epitome of Ireland itself. Irish Hunter : The Irish Sport Horse (ISH) (US: Irish Draught Sport Horse[1]), also known as the Irish Hunter, is the result of [...]