John Foote Bloodstock

John Foote Bloodstock is one of the leading bloodstock agencies in Australia advising clients in all aspects of buying, racing and breeding thoroughbreds. A regular purchaser at weanling, yearling and breeding stock sales in Australia , New Zealand , Europe and the Americas , John Foote offers clients an unrivalled service.

John Foote Bloodstock was formed in 1982 after John had studied Veterinary Science, gained experience working for Coles Bloodstock Agency then the British Bloodstock Agency in Newmarket and later as manager of Dalgety Bloodstock Int, Adelaide. Since its formation John Foote Bloodstock has regularly been a leading purchaser at bloodstock sales and has achieved international success; selecting racehorses that have achieved at the highest level. The best example is the purchase of the world''s leading sprinter , Silent Witness ; the dam of the world''s leading stayer and mare , Makybe Diva and leading prize-money steeple chaser, Karasi.

The emphasis at John Foote Bloodstock is on personal attention, not only with purchasing but ongoing management and advice.


John Foote Bloodstock offers its clients expert advice on:
- Private Sales
- Buying at Public Auctions
- Bloodstock Management of Broodmares and Racehorses
- Bloodstock Insurance

Private Sales; All forms of Bloodstock.
We can source broodmares and racehorses to be sold to and/or from all parts of the globe.
Have a network of agents throughout the world to assist with private purchases in their respective countries.

Buying at Public Auctions; Yearlings and Broodmares and 2yo''s in Training.
We attend all major sales in Australasia and have regularly attended overseas Bloodstock Sales for the past 30 years. This involves Pedigree analysis, Conformation examination, Veterinary inspections as well as arranging transport and airfreight.

Bloodstock Management of Broodmares and Racehorses
A full service including stallion mating, stud or trainer selection etc. We are in regular contact with the stud farms and trainers to monitor the progress of broodmares and their progeny as well as our clients racing stock.

Bloodstock Insurance
Arrange Insurance through London broker, Howard Global Insurance Services.

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