Ocala Horse Farms
Ocala Horse Farm Tours
Florida Horse Breeding
has more horse breeding farms
and stables than any other state in America. The state's horse breeding farms are mainly located in the north central part of Florida and include farms in Ocala and Marion County
that specialize in Thoroughbred horse
and sport horse breeding.
Thoroughbred Breeding Farms
Florida is home to over 600 Thoroughbred farms and
training centers, with greater than 75 percent of
these located near Ocala in Marion County.
Florida's Thoroughbred breeding farms and training centers have produced 47 National Champions, six Kentucky Derby winners, seven Preakness Stakes winners, six Belmont Stakes winners, 23 Breeders’ Cup champions, and six Horses of the Year.
Breeding Farms - Horse Breeds
Ocala horse farms
specialize in breeding Thoroughbred race horses, but some farms breed Arabians, Morgans, Frisian, Quarter Horses,
Warmbloods, Gypsy Vanner horses, Lusitano, Connemaras, Andalusias, American
Saddlebreds, draft horses, performance horses, cutting horses, and Florida Cracker horses.
Notable Ocala Horse Farms
The Live Oak Plantation, owned by Charlotte and son Chester Weber of the
Campbell Soup fortune, the Kinsman farm owned by the Steinbrenner family,
the Firestone Farm, the Wrigley Family farm and the Longwood Farm, owned
by the Watkins family.
On today's horse breeding farms, horses are mostly bred with artificial
insemination which prevents breeding accidents and allows sperm to be
transported without the horse. Owners can select frozen sperm from
stallions worldwide, allowing a more diverse and stronger horse
Horse breeds are carefully registered with an appropriate breed
association to assure the breeds are kept pure and horse purchasers gets
assurance of the quality of their purchase.
Want to know more about
Ocala Horse Farms
Bit-n-Heaven Stables - Florida Panhandle
Florida Horse Sales - Gypsy Horses
7550 Highway 4
Jay, FL 32565
We only breed top quality Gypsy Horses, have sold them all over the country and have many very happy customers. We spare no expense when it comes to the health and conditioning of all of our horses.
We are currently standing 2 Gypsy Stallions: Shane (Phantoms Doubloon - Silver Dapple Zz, Pssm1 Negative), and Skipper (Black and White Piebald, Pssm1 Negative)
Bobbin Hollow Equestrian Center
Ocala, FL horse stable and boarding barn.
8990 NW 187th Lane
Reddick, FL 32686
Bobbin Hollow Equestrian Center is located near Ocala, Florida and offers driving or riding lessons and instruction, plus training and horse sales. Breeding management for American Saddlebred and Morgan Horses, as well as other show horse breeds.
Ocala Horse Breeder and Horse Sales
8318 Northwest 90th Terrace
Ocala, FL 34482
Ocala, FL horse boarding stable and training center. Bridlewood Farm is 800 acres of a world-class equestrian estate located in Central Florida. 7/8 mile track. Bridlewood Farm boasts state-of-the-art Thoroughbred breeding and training facilities
13449 NW 82nd Street Road
Ocala, FL 34482
CAV-I Farm is breeding sport horses that amateurs can have success with in whatever discipline they choose, whether it be jumping, dressage, hunters, eventing or driving. This is the main thrust and goal for me. That's not to say that I don't want a professional rider to be thrilled with the potential/ability that I produce.
Double H Farm
15050 Golden Point Lane
Wellington, FL 33414
Owned and operated by the Harrison family, Double H Farm focuses on show jumpers and hunters that are born to compete at the top level. With riders Quentin Judge and Cayce Harrison, the horses of Double H Farm show at the best competitions in North America and the world.
Eagle Creek Equestrian Center
8502 25th Street East
Parish, Florida horse stable, boarding, riding lessons, training, and breeding farm. We specializes in breeding and starting of young warm bloods. Our breeding program has produced some very high quality horses. Please contact us for more information about other services.
Eclipse Sporthorses LLC
Florida Horses for Sale
Archer, FL 32653
Archer, FL horse boarding stables. Eclipse Sporthorses is a full-service boarding and leasing facility located minutes from Gainesville and the University of Florida. Specializing in sport horse sales.
El Portal Andaluz Horse Stud Service
Horse stud services for Andalusian breeds. We take high pride on our stallions; all with excellent bloodlines, stunning coats, and exemplary conformation. Most certified by ANCCE (Asociacion Nacional de Criadores de Caballos Españoles) and/or IALHA (International Andalusian & Lusitano Horse Association)
Also offering riding lessons for beginners and experienced riders wishing to improve.
Florida Cracker Horse Breeders Association
The Florida Cracker Horse Association (FCHA) was organized in 1989 and tasked with searching for the remnant herds of Cracker Horses. A registry was established and foundation animals were registered based on their history and external type; 31 cracker horses were registered and blood typed for the foundation stock. A stringent application of the rules has resulted in a very consistent breed.
Gypsy Gold Gypsy Vanner Horses
12501 SW 8th Avenue
Ocala, FL 34473
The Home of America's first Gypsy Vanner Horses...‘A perfect caravan horse is strong, intelligent, docile, athletic, colorful and has excellent endurance. It is our mission to show that these same traits would make the perfect horse for any number of pursuits’ Offering sales and stud service.
Hampton Green Farm
Florida Horse Sales -Breeder
13285 Southfields Rd.
Wellington, FL 33144
Wellington seasonal horse stables. Hampton Green Farm offers 26 dry stalls for rental for the Winter Equestrian Festival in Wellington every year--November 15 to April 15.
Dedicated to the Development of the PRE Horse for Dressage in America.Hampton Green Farm is unique in that its Breeding Stallions are its Competition Stallions.
Dressage horses for sale.
Stanley and Susan Scott
10624 NW Hwy 225 A
Ocala, FL 34482
Horses for sale. Breeder of quarter horses and named AQHA Breeders of the Year in 2006.
List of Florida Thoroughbred Farms
Here is a directory of the hundreds of Thoroughbred breeding farms in Florida. The list contains information about the farm, ownership, location map, and contact information.
Live Oak Stud
9275 Southwest 9th Street Road,
Ocala, FL 34481
The quality Live Oak environment and the excellent climate of Florida contribute greatly to the production of world-class thoroughbreds. Beneath the spreading canopy of live oak trees, horses benefit from the lush green, nutrient-rich grass covering the gently rolling hills of Live Oak Stud. Romping in the golden Florida sunshine from the day they are born, Live Oak horses grow the strong bones and muscle of thoroughbred racehorses. Visitors by appointment.
Ocala Stud Thoroughbred
P.O. Box 818
Ocala, FL 34478
Ocala Stud consists of 3 farms totaling 500 acres in the Ocala/Marion County area. The main farm and office, located on Shady Road South of State Road 200 in Ocala, Florida, boasts a state-of-the-art 5/8 mile training track complete with six stall starting gate.
Tours are welcome by appointment
Star Quarry Farm Hanoverian Breeders
15500 Southwest 15th Avenue
Newberry, FL 32669
Horses for sale. At StarQuarry Farm we breed only one or two foals each year, each sired by the
finest stallions carefully chosen from the very best German bloodlines. Our mares are all SPS or Elite mares, each evaluated by Hanoverian judges and found to be of exceptional quality and talent, their scores ranking them in the top 1% of Hanoverian mares in the good ol' US of A..