ABRA is expanding the eligibility for Buckskin Bred equines one generation further to include GREAT granddams and grandsires. Third-generation qualification means ABRA will consider the great-grandparents' eligibility for the Buckskin Bred registration.
2024 Rule change for the Buckskin Bred
REG105 BUCKSKIN BRED PROGRAM (BBP) REQUIREMENTS:
REG105.1 The equine must have at least one of the following that meets ABRA’s Regular Registry guidelines; Sire, Grand Sire, Dam or Grand Dam, Great Grand Sire or Great Grand Dam. A Complimentary Sire, Grand Sire, Dam or Grand Dam fee can be paid if the equine’s Sire, Grand Sire, Dam or Grand Dam Great Grand Sire or Great Grand Dam that meets the ABRA Regular Registry guidelines is not registered with ABRA, at least one of following must be registrable in ABRA; Sire, Grand Sire, Dam or Grand Dam Great Grand Sire or Great Grand Dam and the other parent or grandparent must be registered in one of the breed associations recognized by ABRA that provides parentage verification.