established in 1980, began with two pet quality miniatures as a birthday
As of 1998, Shenandoah
Miniatures became Shenandoah
Miniatures, LLC and has grown from two pet miniatures, 4 acres and a 30' by 50' barn to National
Champions, 52 acres and a 40' by 100' - 27 stall barn.
In 1993 we expanded our operation to include a Foaling Service "Foal-Out", nationally known, with a 98% "Live Foal"
average. We normally have between 60 to 70 horses booked yearly and we are the original Foal-Out facility for miniature horses.
In 2003 we began the first study of Embryo Transfer in Miniature Horses, using 1
donor mare and 3 recipient mares. The first embryo transfer foal was
born June 25, 2004, and is registered under AMHR,
by Jeanne McClanahan of Lil Darlings Miniature Horses. The second
embryo transfer foal was born
April 27, 2006, also
by Jeanne McClanahan of Lil Darlings Miniature Horses.
study continues today, defining the parameters and requirements for successful
Embryo Transfers in Miniature Horses, as well as, establishing the first
Embryo Transfer Station for Miniature Horses in the history of Miniature
Horses. This service is now available to AMHR owners and horses.
Miniatures, LLC offers outstanding horses For Sale, Foal-Out Service, Show
Training & Conditioning, Breeding and Boarding.
he many warm and wonderful co into creating this section of my
Let Shenandoah Miniatures, LLC
introduce you to the
The Miniature Horse originally bred for Royalty is now one of the most popular
breeds of horse. They are recognized world wide, with registries in every major
In the United States there are two registries. The original
American Miniature Horse Registry
(AMHR), located in Morton, IL., a division of the American Shetland Pony Club, was established in 1971 to register miniature horses in two divisions, the "A" division for 34" and under horses, and the "B" division for 34" to 38" horses. The
Miniature Horse Association
(AMHA), located in Alvarado, Texas, was established in 1978 to register miniature horses 34" and under.
Other registries have since formed throughout the world including a harness racing registry.
Calculator" will take you to a fill-in form that will allow you to input
information on your mare and will give you important dates, such as Due
Date, Vaccination Dates and Vet check dates, this form is printable for your
records. It also has more Foaling information and Tips. We hope it will be of value to you.