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SCOPE elite auction on 4 November

An outstanding selection of foals and 2-, 3-, and 4-year-olds will be offered for sale at the second SCOPE elite auction on Tuesday 4 November at the Kill International Equestrian Centre in County Kildare, Ireland.

Carefully chosen by the SCOPE Selection Committee and subjected to a strict health exam (and x-rays for 2-, 3-, and 4-year-olds), the 29 entries have outstanding
Irish, warmblood, and thoroughbred bloodlines and exceptional potential for exciting careers in sport. Every horse has been born in Ireland and is registered
with either the Irish Horse Board or the KWPN. Bloodlines of the selected horses include Aldato, Aldatus Z, Carrabawn View, Cavalier Royale, Clover
Hill, Condios, Coolcorran Cool Diamond, Cruising, Diamond Serpent, Dow Jones Courcel, Ekstein, Errigal Flight, and Master Imp xx.

SCOPE is Ireland's first and only elite auction of showjumping, dressage, and eventing prospects. The SCOPE Selection Committee is comprised of Ned Campion
(Olympic showjumper from Ireland), Gillian Rolton (Olympic eventer from Australia), Jennie Loriston-Clarke (Olympic dressage rider from Great
Britain), and Jaap Werners (Chairman of the KWPN Stallion Inspection Committee). SCOPE veterinarians are Hugh Dillon of Troytown and John Noonan of Adare.
SCOPE's radiographic consultant is Dr. Hans Schougaard of Denmark. SCOPE's management and feeding consultant is Dr. Christa Finkler-Schade of Germany and the SCOPE reproduction consultant is Dr. Elizabeth Lane of London's Royal Veterinary College.

Overseas visitors who export a horse through SCOPE are eligible for the Irish Horse Board's Inward Buyer Programme, which provides a generous travel subsidy.

Further information about the sale may be obtained at or by ringing Dr. Thomas Reed, the managing director of SCOPE Auction Ltd., at


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