Stallion Insurance – First Season Sub Fertility


What is this?

The success of the first season of a stallion at stud is an unknown – you can cover the risk of sub-fertility with First Season Sub-Fertility Stallion Insurance.

Summary of Cover

Covers sub-fertility in a stallion’s first season at stud.

What is the definition of sub-fertile under this policy?

An inability of the stallion to breed or impregnate mare;

What are the key conditions you should know?

 

Certain mares are excluded from the mares bred to the stallion for the purpose of establishing sub-fertility:

 

Immediate notice must be given in the event of any indication of the stallion failing to achieve pregnancies or partial or total incapacity, or any outbreak in disease at the stud or adjacent to the stud
The Insured shall or allow Underwriters to do all things reasonable to prevent a loss or potential loss including but not limited to:

 

In the event a stallion is proving less than 30% fertile the underwriters may at their own expense appoint a veterinary surgeon to re-examine any or all of the mares bred to the stallion and not certified pregnant
Notwithstanding the indemnity under this policy being restricted to he inability of the stallion to achieve a conception rate per oestrus cycle of 30% or more, in the event that:

 

No claim will lie under this insurance if there exists any other First Season Sub-Fertility Insurance on the stallion or shares therein.

In the event of death or humane destruction of the stallion during the breeding season prior to the 50 breedings the policy is null and void from inception and premium is returned.

In the event of death or humane destruction of the stallion during the breeding season after the 50 breedings the policy, any payment under mortality insurance in respect of insured interests under this policy will be deducted from the indemnity due under this extension.

For 100% of the fair market value of the insured interest in the stallion Amlin Plus shall take undisputed ownership of the insured interest in the stallion, and any stud fees payable to Amlin Plus for each mare that is scanned pregnant in calculation the stallion’s fertility percentage.

In the event part shares are insured, then Amlin Plus has the right to control the stallions career and has the right to enforce sale of the stallion.

No later than the 18th April for Northern Hemisphere breeding seasons or the 18 November for Southern Hemisphere breeding seasons the insured shall report to Amlin Plus the number of Breedings completed or attempted by the stallion by 15th April and the results available of the 21 day ultrasound scans

What happens in the event of a dispute?

In the event of a dispute between Amlin Plus’s veterinary surgeon and the Insured’s veterinary surgeon with regard to the:

 

The Amlin Plus veterinary surgeon and the Insured’s veterinary surgeon each appoint a further veterinary.
The majority verdict of the Panel is final and binding on both parties and costs are divided equally between Amlin Plus and the insured.

What isn’t covered

This stallion insurance does not cover any failure by the stallion to achieve a conception rate per oestrus cycle of 30% or more during the insured breeding season which is directly or indirectly caused by, happening through or in consequence or contributed by one or more of the following:

 


Contact Amlin Plus

The Leadenhall Building
122 Leadenhall Street
London
EC3V 4AG

Telephone

+44 (0)800 917 9712

Email

askapl@amlin.co.uk
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