Connemara Competitors By the numbers. A total of 8 connemaras contested in the USEAs Future Event Horse Series Qualifiers in 2018. Of those eight individuals seven received qualifying scores (a score of 72% or greater constitutes a qualifying score). This is actually a significant drop in the number of Connemaras competing over last years series. […]
Introducing “Moonshine” 2017, Black, Connemara x Warmblood filly Sired by our Connemara Stallion R Blue Moon and out of Exotic Martini (Popeye K (Voltaire). Her owner reports she is a “Big” Filly! We are absolutely delighted with the quality and size of R Blue Moons Connemara Crosses!
Chris Ryan explains the traditionally-bred Irish Sport Horse at the Royal Dublin Society Horse Show 2013. It is a combination of one, some or all of the three specific breeds (Irish Draught Horse, Connemara Pony and Thoroughbred Horse). This video shows examples of the Irish Draught Horse, Thoroughbred, 1/2 breed (Irish Draught x Thoroughbred), 3/4 […]
Stunning 2017 Connemara x WB sired by our Connemara Stallion R Blue Moon and out of Caberet. This stunning sport horse foal has very unusual breeding sired by Blue and out of Caberet. Caberet is a daughter of Pablito out of the KWPN stallion Just the Best (Lucky Boy xx). Lucky Boy is noted for […]
Its in the Blood R Blue Moons pedigree represents some of the finest performance Connemara Pony genetics available in North America. His sire Wildwych Eclipse was a Star Award Connemara Stallion with the ISR/OLD NA Sport Pony Division, esteemed not only for his own competitive achievements but also for his brilliant performing offspring. In 2010, Wildwych […]
WHAT TO DO Before we begin this breakdown of the things to consider when choosing a Connemara Stallion to breed your mare to, we first must stress the importance of looking at our mares and/or stallions objectively. There is no such thing as “perfect” in horses or ponies, and it’s critical to be able to […]
Here are a few Facts not found in the Connemara Pony Handbook: Connemara ponies are friendly although a little hesitant when meeting strangers for the first time. Once they get to know you though it’s a little like super glue – they just don’t seem to know when they have worn out their welcome. They […]