At Lowertown Farm we run an established herd of good quality and carefully selected Pedigree and Heritage Approved mares and we aim to produce confident and happy ponies.

All ponies are handled using natural horsemanship methods before sale. Please look at our page 'Dartmoor Ponies and Natural Horsemanship' for more information.

Monday, 3 June 2013

2012 Dartmoor pony colts castrated

Dartmoor pony castrations went exceptionally well today: Dexter, Dallas, Dante and Dundee all offically geldings.
For completely unhandled yearlings they were all very quiet and well behaved, just shows that breeding from quiet mares and a ...calm stallion works fabulously for producing great youngstock.
Now cracking on with a bit of handling, foot trimming and worming before they go off conservation grazing for a few years. In the meantime, four very sleepy ponies in the yard...

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