The daily life of a stud hand is described online and in a new DVD for young people interested in pursuing a career in the breeding industry.

The film, produced by Lantra Sector Skills Council, showcases a selection of opportunities in the environmental and land-based industries.

The DVD will be available to schools in the east of England and at Job Centre Plus centres across the country. You can also view it at

This article was first published in Horse & Hound (5 March, ’09)