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  • Sport Ponies available by frozen??

    besides Yancey farm and Superior sires.. who am I missing that may carry frozen to outstanding pony stallions? I prefer 14.2 and under.. but at the end of day size does NOT matter... I am outcrossing for conformation improvement on my curly mares.

    My girls are due late this year, (at 333 on first one, but still have two more... 282 and 295) so thinking frozen may be the way to go....
    "Sport N Curls"
    Sport Horse type Curlies and Sport Ponies with the mind, looks and athletic ability to compete in a variety of disciplines.
    www.seldomcreek.com

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    Does it have to be frozen? Lots of nice Connemaras available fresh.
    I wasn't always a Smurf
    Penmerryl Sophie RIDSH
    "I ain't as good as I once was but I'm as good once as I ever was"
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    • #3
      Maybe there are others, but these are offered frozen:
      http://www.mortonstables.com/
      Anne
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      "Where knowledge ends violence begins." B. Ljundquist

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      • #4
        With all the wonderful ponies offered fresh, and the fact that mid June/July
        (and even August) is not "late" in the breeding season for most stallions standing in northern areas, I would not rule out fresh.

        I am not sure how familiar you are with frozen, but the shipping/ container rental can quickly double your stud fee for a sportpony..
        "It's not how good you ride, It's how good your horse covers for you." -Kristan
        Magic Rose Farm- home of Beste Gold & Hot Shot
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        • #5
          http://a-1performancesires.com/
          "Let the fence be the bit." - Phillip Dutton

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          • #6
            The three brokers listed are the major ones carrying frozen pony semen. I have used two of these, Judy Yancey (Voyager) and A-1 (FS Don't Worry) and was very happy. Frozen can be just as affordable as fresh (potentially more) if you have an exper. repro vet and your mare is a good canidate for frozen. The collection fees for fresh are nothing to sneeze at...often a good bit more than shipping frozen. Plus you can get multiple doses of frozen in one delivery and hold them for years. I find as a mare owner, it much reduces my stress level to have it sitting there in the tank insteed of making those sometimes frantic phone calls for collections Of course you can probably still go with fresh even late in the summer. I have had some great customer service from fresh stallion owners this year (Go Mardi Gras and Chardonnay's owners/trainers and vets)...and actually even good luck with FedEx

            Let us know what you decide...
            Whispered Wish Weser-Ems: Breeding quality German Riding Ponies!
            Standing the stallion Burberry
            www.germanridingpony.com
            www.facebook.com/HighlifesBurberry

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            • #7
              We have frozen semen for Chardonnay all year round, if that is of interest to you... his website is www.ponychardonnay.com

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              • #8
                Ridley

                check out Ridley. You can google him. He only breed by frozen and he is 14.3

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                • #9
                  Halifax and Kennedy
                  www.foxcreekfarm.com

                  Stibby-Me
                  www.longviewfarm.com

                  German Riding ponies

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                  • #10
                    We have a couple mares that are due late also. We're not breeding them this year to get them back on an earlier schedule.
                    Randee Beckman ~Otteridge Farm, LLC (http://on.fb.me/1iJEqvR)~ Marketing Manager - The Clothes Horse & Jennifer Oliver Equine Insurance Specialist

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                    • Original Poster

                      #11
                      Ann, The long view farm link did not open for me????

                      Thanks everyone, for the replies, I am looking them all up.

                      I absolutely have not ruled out fresh, but was thinking along the lines of hlunig's post

                      Stress reducer for me, and the stallion owner.. as well as give me time/flexibility if I decide to wait. I already missed out on getting semen from one stallion because I didn't just order and store the semen.

                      Vet is not a concern I use Nandi (Dr. Hurtgen)

                      Thank you again.. some nice ponies to consider...keep them coming....

                      esp sires you'd really consider an "improvement" sire.
                      "Sport N Curls"
                      Sport Horse type Curlies and Sport Ponies with the mind, looks and athletic ability to compete in a variety of disciplines.
                      www.seldomcreek.com

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                      • #12
                        We have frozen semen available for Alvesta Picasso. We'll also have frozen semen available this fall for Goldhills Brandysnap. Both can be seen on our website at www.daventryfarms.com
                        www.DaventryEquestrian.com
                        Home of Oldenburg, Westphalian & RPSI approved pony stallion Goldhills Brandysnap
                        Also home to Daventry Equine Appraisals & Equine Expert Witness www.EquineAppraisers.com

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                        • #13
                          Sorry.
                          www.longviewfarm.us/
                          I also don't think your mares are foaling too late for fresh semen. My mares here don't foal tiill July. We still have snow banks that haven't melted yet. I don't breed to foal to early. Like the foals to go out on grass instead of mud.
                          Lou Rascoe is super easy to deal with and Stibby is super! My first Stibby foal is in the July group! Will be breeding the mare back. Also have a mare booked to Ridley!
                          Happy searching......it's fun!

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                            Crown Heartbreaker http://www.crookedwillowfarms.com
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                            www.crookedwillowfarms.com. Home of Chaleon, Acord III, and Crown Heartbreaker.

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                            • #15
                              The stallion I have found to be an improvement sire is Bodyguard. He is currently standing at Hassler Dressage, but also has a heck of a jump in him! I have four of his offspring by three different mares...and I have always felt he outproduces himself!
                              http://www.hasslerdressage.com/stall...odyguard1.html
                              Whispered Wish Weser-Ems: Breeding quality German Riding Ponies!
                              Standing the stallion Burberry
                              www.germanridingpony.com
                              www.facebook.com/HighlifesBurberry

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