To further its charitable aims of improving light horse breeding, the AHS runs a Premium Performance Scheme and identifies worthwhile performance stallions which Premium mare owners may use. They receive a financial Premium on registration of the foal. Non-Premium mares may be Nominated by the stallion owner and receive a lower Premium on registration of the foal.
Once under saddle, Premium progeny are eligible for a number of awards and trophies, including racing and endurance. There are currently around 20 pure, part-Arab and Anglo-Arab Premium stallions at stud, or available by AI, in the UK. For details of current stallions, which excel in a number of ridden disciplines, visit the