Our Brood Jennies

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H.R. Stella

Date of Birth: 04/22/2008

Currently 32-3/4"

Foal Coat: Black w/small star

Sire: Stoney Acres Salem - 33" - black - NLP - no cross or stripe

Dam:  H.R. Sabrina - 31" - dark brown

Sella's sire is Stoney Acres Salem; dam is H.R. Sabrina. Stella is black-black-black, with a small star like both parents. Foal: (11/9/2012) H.R. Let Freedom Ring, 29-1/2" at one year old. He is the new jr. herdsire at Troy Town Acres, Troy, SC.

Stella is for sale.


McMillan's Afrodite

34", very dark brown (d.o.b. 3/27/02)

She came to us from Texas, along with her best friend, McMillan's Desdemona. She's a super friendly little jennet sired by Mighty Small Blackjack Cadillac. Afrodite's best friend Desdemona is in the background of these photos. On June 5, 2005, Afrodite gave birth to Maximilian, her first foal.  He is perfect:  tiny, black, nice conformation, and a super personality.  Afrodite is an outstanding mother. On April 29, 2008, Afrodite and H.R. Freedom had a tiny black jack.  We named him "Twister". Afrodite has been put in Freedom's pasture. We expect a fall 2010 foal".




Maxwell Ridge Farm Amore'

32 1/4" at 22 months, black/brown (d.o.b. 6/11/03)

This little beauty came all the way from Nova Scotia (province SE Canada).  She is a grand-daughter of Circle C Legend/Circle C Summer Storm and great grand-daughter of Red Lightening and Little Motown.  She has excellent movement and a spunky personality. Amore' and H.R. Freedom had a black jennet on Friday, the 13th of June, 2008.  We named her "Tabatha".



1 year old

Gearhart A.J. Arial

 33" at 26 months, spot (d.o.b. 7/26/03)

Arial came to us from Gearhart Mini Acres in Akron, IN. Arial is a joy to have around. Such a sweet girl. Arial is everyone's best friend. As of Halloween 2009, Arial has a new best friend: H.R. Spook, her baby jack. He was only 17-3/4" at birth (the smallest baby born at Horseshoe Ranch). She had him all by herself. She's an excellent mother and very relaxed with him.



SWH Curly Sue

32" dark brown (d.o.b. 12-26-96)

428 ancestors on file per Pat Scanlan

Curly Sue's foals include Sassy Lassy, Black Magic, and Coalby.  Curly Sue's grandfather is EA Bingo. Curly gave birth to a black jack with a white nose on May 5, 2006. We have named him H.R. Ebony. Stoney Acres Salem & Curly Sue had a black girl on May 14, 2008.  We named Her "Madison".


McMillan's Desdemona

33 7/8" at 34 months, dark brown (d.o.b. 1/24/02)

Desdemona's ancestry includes PMF Charlie Bandito, as well as My World Mork. Her sire is Mighty Small Blackjack Cadillac. She's an exceptionally friendly donkey who loves everyone. She craves attention. Desdemona's first foal is a tiny, black, perfect little jack.  He was born June 14, 2005.  Desdemona has adapted well to this little bundle of energy. On September 7, 2007, Desdemona and Salem had a georgeous black jack named Calypso.


Little Friends Enchilada


                                                                                                                      November 2007             

Date of Birth: 03/30/2005

21 1/2" at birth

Foal Coat: Dark Brown/Gray & White Spotted (Tyger Spotting Pattern)

Sire: KMA Montana The Sundance Kid - 33" - black & white spotted

Dam:  Milomix Burrito - 32 1/4" - dark gray-dun


From the moment I saw the photo of The Sundance Kid on Little Friend Ranch's website, I knew I had to have a jennet foal of his!  As soon as I saw Enchilada, I knew I had to have her!  She has not disappointed us.  She was an absolute love as a baby, and she is maturing into a very sweet and pretty jennet.  We have had her in with Desi and are expecting a 2009 fall foal.



Short Assets Gidget

32 1/4", dark steel gray (d.o.b. 6/3/00)

416 ancestors per Pat Scanlan

Gidget is a very solid-built jennet. She’s correct in everey way. Her background includes Quarter Moon Barney, PMF Charlie Bandito, and Windcrest Rusty Red. Her foals are: Shadow (brown jennet), Opie (brown jack) and most recently, Hogan (dark gray/brown jack). Gidget is for sale.


Ass-Pirin Acres Jumpin' Java

Date of Birth: 07/05/2006

Foal Coat: Brown

Sire: Stoney Acres Pompeii - 31-1/2" red

Dam: A.A. Joy's Delite -  30" brown


Short and correct. Full pedigree with several known sorrels. Born at a mere 19 1/2 " she will stay small. Her Dam is 30" and Grand Dam 30 1/2". I saw Stoney Acres Pompei when I was in Vermont a few years ago and thought he was gorgeous. I am thrilled that we now have one of his daughters. Java was put in Salem's pasture in September 2009. I hope we get a “black cherry” foal.


H.R. Katrina

Date of Birth: 09/09/2005

20" at birth

Foal Coat: Gray

Sire: H.R. Freedom - 29-1/2" black - NLP - no cross or stripe

Dam: B-7 Sweetie Pie, 32-1/4", gray

842 ancestors per Pat Scanlan


Katrina is the first foal of H.R. Freedom and the first foal of B-7 Sweetie Pie. We are very pleased with the results. She has matured nicely . Katrina has been bred to Salem for a 2010 foal.


Gardner's Lavita Sue

Date of Birth: 05/26/2005

Foal Coat: Dark Brown

Sire: Sunset Acres Jet - 34" - dark brown

Dam:  Gardner's Tinata Lynn - 32 1/4" - dark brown

We purchased Lavita Sue when she was 3-1/2 months old (along with her dam, Tinata Lynn).  I liked her as a foal; I love as she matures.  She is so very pretty and she has always been very, very, overly friendly.  She and Enchilada are best friends and we will breed them about the same time so they foal near each other.  Lavita Sue has an impressive background which includes his sire, Sunset Acres Jet, and his grandsire, Sunset Acres The Fireman.  On May 20, 2009, Lavita Sue and Freedom had a small black beauty we named "Chloe".



Ma & Pa's Libby

33" at 27 months, dark gray and white spot (d.o.b. 6/01/03)

Libby came to us from Gretna, Nebraska.  Her dam is a spotted jennet and her sire is 29-1/2" Pete Za, dark red.  Pete Za's sire is LN Red Sonfire.  Libby is a very loving girl.  Libby has been bred to Stoney Acres Salem for a spring 2007 foal. On June 6, Libby and Stoney Acres Salem had a black and white spotted jennet we named H.R. Hope.  She is a lovely and very feminine little girl.  So perfect in every way. Libby and Freedom had a dark jack named "Pepper" on May 14, 2009.



                                                9 months old                                    Millicent and her first foal, Delilah

Short Assets Millicent (Millie)

32 7/8"

Millie arrived from Texas April 2004.  We had never seen her in person and definitely are happy with her.  She is super-stocky and super-friendly.  She can always be found with her best friend and fellow Texan, Trudy.  Millie's sire is Short ASSets Star's War and her dam is MF Luana. Millie and Salem had a simply perfect little jennet August 8, 2007.  Her name is Delilah. On May 20, 2009, Millie and Salem had a beautiful jennet. We named her "Chloe".



H.R. Sabrina

31”  dark brown/black (d.o.b. 3/29/01)

818 ancestors per Pat Scanlan

Sabrina is dark, correct and small.  Her pedigree is extensive.  Her foals are:  20" black jennet, H.R. Misty May (September
2004) and 20" black, nlp, no cross or stripe jennet, H.R. Mimosa.  Proud sire is Stoney Acres Salem. Sabrina and Stoney Acres Salem had a black girl on April 22, 2008.  We named her "Stella".




EA Santa Maria

31-1/2” gray (d.o.b. 7/24/91)

Maria is one of our favorites and our oldest producing jennet.  She is a wonderful mother who has beautiful and correct babies.  Her foals include Monica (we kept her), Buttercup (we kept her), and her 2004 foal, Michaela. Maria's 2006 foal is a dark jenny with a white nose named H.R. Sunshine.  H.R. Freedom is the sire. Maria and H.R. Freedom had a small jack on May 31, 2008.  We named him "Hurricane". We have retired Maria. We believe she deserves to enjoy just being the sweet and friendly jennet she is.


H.R. Mimosa

Date of Birth: 04/13/2006

" at birth

Foal Coat: Black

Sire: Stoney Acres Salem - 33" - black - NLP - no cross or stripe

Dam:  H.R. Sabrina - 31" - dark brown


At almost 2 years old, Mimosa is still as black as she was at birth.  She has good conformation and is a very loving girl.  We put her in Freedom's pasture in September 2009.



EA Santa Monica

 32 1/4", dark brown (d.o.b. 8/19/00)

418 ancestors on file per Pat Scanlan

Santa Monica is one of our favorites. She's very well built: nice short back, round rear, gorgeous head. We have bred her to Stoney Acres Salem several times and are extremely happy with the results.

6/28/07, H.R. Sierra, jennet

10/14/09, H.R. Waitinonawoman, jack (we have retained him for a herd sire)

7/25/11, H.R. Patty K, jennet



EA Santa Barbra

32"  dark brown  (d.o.b. 8-15-98)

402 ancestors on file per Pat Scanlan

Barbra is another proven producer of quality foals.  Her babies include:  Miz Whitney, Sabrina (we kept her), and Frisco.  Barbra's ancestry includes Rainbow's Blizzard. On 6/3/2005, Barbra gave birth to another pretty jennet, H.R. Barbie's Doll. Barbra's 2006 foal is another dark jennet, named Michelle, born August 8.  Sire is Stoney Acres Salem. On April 24, 2008, Barbra gave birth to a dark brown girl named "Danica".  Proud first-time dad is H.R. Desi. Barbra is for sale.


EA Smugars

31-1/2”,   brown & white spotted (d.o.b. 6/2/96)

418 ancestors on file per Pat Scanlan

Smugars gave birth to an outstanding spotted jennet on 8/27/2003 (see Rocky Rhoda under New Foals). On June 9, 2005, Smugars gave birth to a little spotted jack named "Oberle", a/k/a Obie.  Smugars and Salem had another little spotted jack in November 2006.  His name is Joe-Joe.  Smugars and Salem had a little spot jack on June 22, 2009. We named him Stormy. Smugars and Stormy are for sale.



B-7 Sweetie Pie

 32 1/4", rose dun (d.o.b. 7/27/02)

Sweetie is a very drafty jennet with excellent conformation and a beautiful round rear. Her name is very fitting, but I would add "Shadow" as I am always tripping over her as she stays close to me. Her mom is a 32" rose dun, and her sire is a 29" gray. On September 9, Sweetie Pie gave birth to a 20" perfect gray jennet named H.R. Katrina. Proud sire is 29 1/2" Freedom. This is Freedom's first baby also. We are keeping Katrina. Sweetie Pie had a georgeous jennet, H.R. Hannah, on May 7, 2007. Proud sire is Stoney Acres Salem. Third foal is a gray jennet named “Cutie Pie”. She was born 4/10/09. Sweetie Pie is for sale, along with “Cutie Pie”.



H.R. Shadow


Date of Birth: 05/17/2006

20 " at birth

Foal Coat: Dark Brown

Sire: H.R. Freedom - 29-1/2" black - NLP - no cross or stripe

Dam: Short Assets Gidget -  32-1/4", dark steel gray


We are happy to have bought Shadow back from her owners since they are moving to the city.  We have put Shadow in Salem's pasture in September 2009.



H.R. Sunshine


Date of Birth: 5/2/2006

20" at birth

Foal Coat: dark brown

Sire: H.R. Freedom - 29-1/2" black - NLP - no cross or stripe

Dam: EA Santa Maria - 31-1/2" gray


Maria always has beautiful, square foals.  Sunshine is no exception. She is a joy to be around and always makes us smile.  Sunshine's name is very appropriate. H.R. Whiskers (jack) was born to Sunshine and Stoney Acres Salem 5/11/2011.



Gardner's Tinata Lynn

32-1/4", dark brown (d.o.b. 06/09/02)

438 ancestors on file per Pat Scanlan

We purchased Tinata Lynn and her jennet foal, Gardner's Lavita Sue, at the Select Sale in Vermont.  Tinata Lynn was in foal by MGF Cherries Beau (31" sorrel).  This breeding resulted in an adorable jack (H.R. Cooper) born 6/6/2006.  Tinata Lynn has been put in Salem's pasture fall, 2009.




Short Assets True Asset (Trudy)

 30 1/4" at 16 months, black, NLP (d.o.b. 11/10/03)

I saw Trudy in Texas when she was only a couple weeks old.  It was hard to wait for her arrival.  She arrived in April 2004 along with Millie.  She is sweet and a bit on the shy side.  Trudy's sire is Short ASSets Total Eclipse and her dam is Half Pint Nina. Trudy is as black as they come.  We are hoping for a fall 2009 foal from Trudy and Freedom.


Our Future Brood Jennies

Gardners Kaleena K.


Date of Birth: 09/02/2007

Foal Coat: Brown

Sire: Ass-Pirin Acres Masseau - 30 1/2" red

Dam: Gardner's Kalah C.  -  31" gray


Kaleena has great names in her background including LN Red Sonfire, Ass-pirin Acres LN Rising Son, and Arbor Ledge Little Red. She is square and has good bone.. There’s plenty of red in her pedigree which gives her color producing possibilities. We will breed her in the fall of 2010.


Ass-Pirin Acres Bundle of Love

Date of Birth: 06/25/2007

Foal Coat: Black

Sire: Git R Dun - 31" black w. cross

Dam: AA Bailey's Cream - 32 1/2" dark brown


 A bundle of love is exactly what she is!  Born black with a star, style, grace and "you gotta love me attitude"!  She will be bred in 2010.  We hope to get a black-black foal!



H.R. Bobbi

Date of Birth: 09/23/2007

20" at birth

Foal Coat: gray

Sire: Stoney Acres Salem - 33" - black - NLP - no cross or stripe

Dam: H.R. Buttercup - ____" - gray


Bobbi was born about 11 p.m.  It was an easy birth and mom had plenty of milk and Bobbi found it right away.  We were able to get a good night's sleep after this birth!  Bobbi is a very square and beautiful bundle of energy.  Teeth are very good.  We will probably keep Bobbi as a future brood jennet.




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