Clicker Training with Shawna Karrasch

Learn how clicker training helped Judgement, and many other horses, overcome fears and move on to be successful competitors. … READ MORE 

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Saddle Fit for Friesians

Ask yourself...Does your horse have a "4-beat" canter? Does your horse have tense back muscles, which impair movement? … READ MORE 

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New USDF Dressage Finals

New USDF Dressage Finals will be held this November at the Kentucky Horse Park. … READ MORE 

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Frozen Semen Breeding May Be Right For Your Mare

Frozen semen was initially used for equine breeding about 15 years ago. It was met with skepticism because of the perception of damage being caused to the sperm by the freezing process. In fact, many stallions’ semen freezes without significant damage and conception rates are continually improving. … READ MORE 

Categories: Breeding, Education

Submit Your ISF Sired Horse For Sale

If you have an ISF sired horse, or a mare in foal to an ISF stallion, you may post the horse for sale on the Iron Spring Farm website. We have thousands of visitors to the Iron Spring site every … READ MORE 

Categories: General

Iron Spring Farm Breeder's Advantage

Why breeding to an ISF stallion is a smart choice.
Choosing a stallion for your mare is an important decision. Type, temperament, athletic ability, bloodlines, offspring success and cost are all … READ MORE 

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My Visit with Goffert 369 (Herbie)

This fall I was invited to visit Iron Spring Farm in Pennsylvania to meet Goffert 369, also known as Herbie, an 11-year old Friesian stallion who is a model for a new Breyer horse.
I've collected … READ MORE 

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2014 Foal Names and How to Register Your Foal

Congratulations on Your New Foal!
2014 KWPN-NA foal names begin with J
2014 FHANA  foal names begin with T, U or V
After approximately 340 days of waiting, the time has finally … READ MORE 

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Sell Your Horse!

We all have horses to sell at one time or another, and while market conditions can effect how long it takes, good horses sell if you know how and where to present them to the right buyers.

Categories: Riding, General, Education

KWPN-NA Keuring - Be an Informed Observer

The following information will help you better understand the procedures at a KWPN-NA inspection by providing the specific criteria a horse is judged by, the tests, and the meaning of the various … READ MORE 

Categories: Breeding, Education

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