The Brood-Mares


Grace of Carlung

Born 2001 : Brisbane Glen of Carlung x Columbine of Whitefield

One of our superstars, Grace has had an exceptional show career for us winning the Supreme In-Hand Highland Championship at the 2005 Royal Highland Show. She then went on to have a successful showing career under saddle winning Ridden Championships at the HPS Breed Show, NPS Summer Show & Blair Castle before retiring from the show-ring to become a broodmare.

Grace of Carlung winning the Novice Ridden Championship & Picton Qualifier at NPS Summer Show 2006,

Nymph of Carlung

​Born 2008 : Auchnahillin Scarba x Tower Islay

Nymph - Female Champion & Reserve Supreme In-Hand Highland - Royal Highland Show 2016

Nymph was the last foal that her dam Tower Islay left us & like all of Islay's foals, what a star she is ! With her filly foal at foot, she won the Female Championship then Reserve Supreme Overall at the Royal Highland Show 2016 ! Nymph's first foal, Carlung Stornoway was Youngstock Champion at  Royal Windsor Horse Show 2016.

RHS 2016 - Female Champion Nymph of Carlung with filly foal Venus of Carlung : Photo - Susan Wardrop

Tower Briar Rose

Born 2003 : Ruariadh of Croila x Tower Amanda​

Rose arrived at Carlung in 2009 and was retained as a broodmare to bring in some new bloodlines. Her daughter Poppy of Carlung (by Carlung Jed) is one of our broodmares. 

Rose & 2016 filly foal Verity of Carlung by Auchnahillin Scarba

Querina of Carlung

Born 2011 - Sire : Carlung Jed   Dam : Lauren of Carlung

Querina is a mouse dun mare out of the late Lauren of Carlung (Breed Show Reserve Champion In-Hand 2016). She has had a very successful showing career to date winning Reserve Champion Ayr County, Reserve Champion In-Hand at NPS Summer Show, best 2yo filly at the 2013 HPS Breed Show & Champion Highland at Kittochside Heavy Horse Show & Champion Highland at the 2018 National Stallion Show. 2021 saw her best result when she was awarded Female Champion & Reserve Supreme at the 2021 Royal Highland Show

Now one of our broodmares she had her first foal spring 2020 giving us a lovely filly followed by a strong colt in 2021.

A full sister to Emma & Gigha, Koren is an excellent broodmare leaving us lovely foals.

Venus of Carlung

Grey dun mare - Born 2016

Sire : Carlung Jed    Dam : Nymph of Carlung

Venus has been lightly shown winning her class at the 2019 National Stallion Show & coming home from the 2019 Royal Highland Show with the Barrie Perpetual Trophy for best 3yo Bred by Exhibitor.

Retained as a broodmare, she had a lovely colt foal spring 2020, followed with a strong filly in 2021.

Now Retired

Now retired from breeding the following mares still deserve a place on this page.

Emma of Carlung

Born 1999 : Brisbane Glen of Carlung x Tower Islay


Emma has had a very successful show career and as a 3yo was unbeaten. Along with numerous championships, she was Female Champion & Reserve Supreme Highland Pony Champion at the 2002 Royal Highland Show. A valued broodmare she has bred us lovely foals which have gone on to have success in the show-ring qualifying for HOYS & Olympia.

Gigha of Carlung

Born 2001 : Brisbane Glen of Carlung x Tower Islay​

Now retired, Gigha had a very successful showing career under saddle qualifying for the RIHS at Hickstead in 2008. A full sister to Emma, Koren, Lauren, stallion Carlung Feargus & half sister to Nymph we were delighted when she returned home to Carlung in 2012 to enjoy life as a broodmare leaving us lovely foals.

No Longer With Us

The following mares are sadly no longer with us but played an important part in the development of our breeding stock here at Carlung & therefore deserve a place on this page.

Koren of Carlung

Brisbane Glen of Carlung x Tower Islay

2005 -2022

Esme of Armoury   

Turin Hill Mark II  x  Ebony of Monzie 

1991 - 2010

Tower Islay   

Zephyr of Whitefield  x  Skye of Tower

1994 - 2012

Columbine of Whitefield    

Viscount of Whitefield x Dulcie of Glenfender

 1994 - 2016



Highfield Glen Albyn x Dark Maiden of Kildavie

1993 - 2013

Lauren of Carlung

Brisbane Glen of Carlung  x  Tower Islay

2006 - 2017

Sadly no longer with us, Lauren was an excellent broodmare who left us beautiful foals. She had a successful show career and we were delighted when she won the Reserve In-Hand Championship at the 2016 Breed Show.

Carragh of Carlung

Brisbane Glen of Carlung x Tamaradene

1997 - 2013

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9th March 2022

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