The Latest from DeGraff Stables

February 28th Booking Discounts Available!

Wednesday, February 24, 2010

Frosty the Goodbar has a booking discount available to all mares;  DGS IndyGo and Indian Artifacts, both APHA BT eligible, offer a $100 booking discount to APHA mares.  This discount expires on February 28th.  Please contact us right away to take advantage of discounts to these exciting stallions!  Visit their webpage here at DeGraff Stables.com for exact information.

Canadian Documentation Requirements

Sunday, February 21, 2010

Canadian regulations require both an import permit and a stallion health certificate for the date of semen collection and shipment.  Documents and guidelines may be found on our website at: Links to Canadian Documentation Requirements  If you need any help, please call our office, we'll be happy to help through this process.

Toni Fearin Wins $50 Dover Gift Certificate!

Sunday, February 21, 2010
Toni Fearin Valentines Winner!

Congratulations to our DeGraff Stables Valentine's Booking Winner! We offered a discount to all mare owners booking a futurity breeding by Valentine's Day. Then we put all the names in a 'hat' and drew for our winner of the $50 Dover Gift Certificate. Thanks Toni Fearin for booking to Hot Lopin Sensation through the ... OPHC SSA ~ we look forward to working with you this season!

Chief of Hearts & Betty Mazur 2009 Top 10!

Sunday, February 21, 2010
2009 AQHA Am Select HUS Top 10

Indian Artifacts congratulates Betty Mazur and Chief of Hearts were AQHA 2009 Year End Top 10 for Amateur High Point Select Hunter Under Saddle! Good Luck in 2010!

Shez Been Frosted Wins TQHS Circuit!

Thursday, February 18, 2010

Frosty the Goodbar congratulations Shez Been Frosted for winning the Select Amateur Western Pleasure Circuit Award this past week in Cannon Falls, MN!  They had 2 Firsts and 2 Seconds!  The owner/rider is Lorretta Magnuson of Minnesota and trainer is Eric Petersen of Cannon Falls, MN.

'Must See' TV for Broodmare Owners!

Friday, February 12, 2010

What's happening during the last trimester and how can you help prevent problems?    RFD-TV Televised live on Thursday, Feb. 11, at 8 p.m. EST: "Smooth Foaling: Late Gestation to Weaning,"a one-hour show that discusses care for the late-stage gestation mare and newborn foal.  If you were unable to watch - E-mail   kellerl@osborn-barr.com (subject: RE: Must-see TV for broodmare owners) with your name and mailing address and Intervet/Schering-Plough Animal Health will send you a free DVD copy of the show.

Welcome NARA; Introduction to Reproduction on Feb 16th

Wednesday, February 10, 2010
North American Racing Academy Welcome to the North American Racing Academy (NARA) for your visit to DeGraff Stables at Liberty Farm on March 2nd for an Introduction to Reproduction including Stallion and Mare Management.  The group will participate in stallion collection, semen processing, mare cycles, ultrasonnagraphy, and artificial insemination.  NARA executive director is Hall of Fame Jockey Chris McCarron. For more information regarding this education program, visit: http://nara.kctcs.edu/

Valentine's Booking Discount for Futurity Breedings!

Saturday, February 06, 2010
Book by Feb 14 & Save $100 & Enter Drawing! Happy Valentine's Day!  DeGraff Stables appreciate's the Stallion Owners for their generous donation of breedings to help fund the purses at many of the fine futurity programs across the country.  Mare Owners, the backbone of our breeding industry, are able through the utilization of these programs obtain discounted stallion service fees.  We would like to show our appreciation for the Mare Owners that purchase these breedings by offering for a short period of time, a $100 discount to our farm's Booking Fee, for any mare owners that purchase an available futurity breeding between now and February 14th!  $250 Booking Fee and your name will be entered in a drawing for a $50 Gift Certificate to Dover Saddlery; courtesy of DeGraff Stables!  Call us for available futurities per stallion!  859.846.5000!  Or, email me at robin@whatiwork4.com

It Won't Be Long Now! Feb 15th First Date to Ship!

Tuesday, February 02, 2010

Hello mare owners!  Our breeding season is almost ready to start... and the "boys" are ready!  Monday; February 15th is the first day for shipments.  We collect and ship Monday, Wednesday and Fridays... please remember to call us a day ahead!  859.846.5000!  We are looking forward to a great season in 2010!