Animal Welfare at Bhima Thoroughbreds

Animal Welfare at Bhima Thoroughbreds

At Bhima Thoroughbreds, every horse that resides on our farm is treated with the amount of respect and care that they deserve to ensure they have a successful and safe racing or breeding career. Animal Welfare is of paramount importance to us, and this is reflected in...
Industry mentors: Mike Fleming

Industry mentors: Mike Fleming

Mike Fleming honed his skills with an acknowledged master of the thoroughbred trade and mentor to many young Kiwis, Sir Patrick Hogan. The expatriate New Zealander also pays tribute to Norm and Dean Hawthorne who set him on his way to establishing a successful...
A day in the life of yearling in prep

A day in the life of yearling in prep

  When yearlings enter sales preparation at Bhima Thoroughbreds, they also enter into a routine that will stay the same until they ship to the sale complex. “Horses are a creature of habit, just like humans,” said Melissa Jordan, Bhima’s Yearling Manager.  “So,...