Azariah Miniatures at Meadowind Farm specializes in breeding and showing correct and colorful miniature horses. We carefully select our horses for their conformation, presence, temperament and outstanding movement. We truly believe that to strengthen and improve the breed, only horses with natural outstanding qualities should be included in our breeding program. A miniature horse should look like a miniature horse, correct, refined and well proportioned with correct legs, deep reaching hock action, a strong, level top line, good shoulder angle, and a lovely, short head with large soft eyes. Our mares and stallions are matched to accentuate their strengths and compliment each other. Our goal is to raise miniature horses that will strengthen your breeding program, exhibit qualities that will shine in the show ring and have a temperament that is pleasant to work with.
Meadowind Farm offers a personalized boarding facility with a custom feed program and carefully matched group or individual turnout. Although we are not discipline or breed specific, we feel that a carefully matched horse/rider team is the basis for creating harmony in the partnership. A horse ridden and shown in the discipline that is most suitable to its personality and conformation will ultimately be the foundation for success.
Our facility includes a 100 X 200 lighted, black sand arena, a 60’ roundpen, lush green pastures and dry lots, many with shelters. Our bank barn, circa 1860’s, has 9 boxstalls of various sizes, 11X14 to 11X10. We also have a 5 stall mini barn.
We encourage you to explore our website and contact us. We enjoy getting to know and working with those who share our passion. Let us help you find your special equine partner.
“And Indeed, a horse who bears himself proudly is a thing of such beauty and astonishment that attracts the eyes of all beholders; no one will tire of looking at him as long as he will display himself in his splendor.” ~~Xenophon
Azariahs Dandy Denali was one of our most beautiful foals ~ He had been sold, and recently we were able to bring him back home! We are just thrilled with how this tiny gelding has matured. Again, he is offered for your consideration.
Sire ~ Vermilyeas Dandy Grand Finale ~ Dam ~ Ten Ls Splendors Sapphires and Lace ~
Azariahs Thijs Little Eagle (Finn) is the tiniest foal we have ever had born at Meadowind Farm. Tiny and exquisite, this little fella is oozing with personality and presence. He is tiny and correct.
SOLD ~ Congratulations to the Matt Lauer Family from the Hamptons, Long Island, NY on their purchase of this beautiful colt. Little Finn is the Prince of Bright Side Farm ~ the Lauer’s beautiful farm in the Hamptons.
Reflections Beyond Stardom (The Sire)
Beyond has been one of our main herd sires since we purchased him as a weanling and showed him to a Reserve World Championship in PtHA and several AMHA World Top Tens. We have recently offered him for sale and his sale is pending so this will be our last foal at Azariah with this fine stallion. His foals have had his beauty and elegance and we look forward to keeping some of his foals in our breeding program so sure hoping for an outstanding filly in 2015.
~ His Blessed Broodmare~
Reeces Undisputed Taboo
This Multiple PtHA WORLD CHAMPION 2 year old Mare has proven herself already as a producer of excellent show prospects. We have retained her 2013 filly for our show string. We look forward to her second Beyond foal due by mid May 2015.
CMC On Eagles Wings (The Sire)
AMHA Reserve World Champion 2 yo Colts 29 and Under (Open) has begun to prove himself in the breeding shed as well as the show ring! We are excited for the foals that he has given us so far and look forward to what 2015 will bring. He has proven to produce lovely refined foals with the potential to enter the show ring in halter AND performance. Each one has been correct and they have beautiful fluid movement.
~Blessed Are His Broodmares~
Azariahs Be Ye Glad
Bea is expecting her first foal in late April 2015. Bea is the elegant daughter of Reflections Beyond Stardom and out of Azariahs Galadriel. I have been looking forward to crossing one of Beyond’s fillies with Eagle, this will be our first foal of this cross and I am eager to meet this foal. It will be black based and time will tell if it will be pinto or solid.
Impressibles Exquisite Design
“Jenny Craig” (LOL ~ yes, that is really what we call her) has some of the most beautiful foals I have ever seen. A silver bay, her color genetics are interesting. She is Ee (she black based but carries the red gene) AA (homozygous for agouti – hidden in a red based foal but show as bay in a black based) and ZZ (homozygous for silver -hidden in a red based foal but expressed in black based) So this foal will be a surprise color… always fun to wonder. This will be her first foal by Eagle and we can hardly wait! She is due in mid May of 2015.
2014 AMHA/AMHR Smokey Black Tobiano Filly (Homozygous for the black and tobiano genes) (AMHA Futurity Nominated Halter, Driving and Hunter)
Sire: Bear Branch Wind River Feather
Dam: World of Miniatures Charming Angel
There was quite a celebration the night this filly was born! More than we ever expected, a gorgeous blue eyed black tobiano filly. And there was even more celebrating when all of her DNA tests came back. Smokey Black (Homozygous) Tobiano (Homozygous). Not only is she a breeders dream, she is lovely, balanced and has beautiful movement. She will be shown, and then enter our breeding herd.
2014 AMHA/AMHR Black Tobiano Filly (AMHA Futurity Nominated for Halter, Driving and Hunter)
Sire: CMC On Eagles Wings
Dam: Reeces Undisputed Taboo
Iris has a presence that is hard to ignore. She is elegant, refined, upright and correct. Her movement is big, bold and fluid and we expect she will be an excellent prospect for halter and performance. Her temperament is sweet and willing to please. Look for her in the show ring in 2015.
2012 AMHA/AMHR Black Tobiano Mare 33.5″
Bea is all we could have asked for, correct, leggy, a strong top line and a long beautifully shaped neck. We look forward to what she will add to our breeding program.
Sire: Reflections Beyond Stardom
Dam: Azariahs Absolut Galadriel
Bear Branch Wind River Feather (The Sire)
Not often do you find a stallion as talented and sweet as our beloved River. Not only is he beautiful, his movement is incredible, he wants to please and he passes all of this on to his foals. We were fortunate to have a lovely 2014 filly that we have retained in our breeding program and several outstanding colts in 2015 that promise to be talented driving horses. We will have no foals by River during the 2016/17 seasons but look forward to welcoming him back in 2017 to allow him to reunite with several of our top mares. River is sired by the Legendary Stonehenge Painted Feather.
~Blessed are His Broodmares~
Azariahs Tiger Lily
Lily is expecting her first foal in early April 2015. She is by Ten Ls Tiger Legacy out of Ten Ls Splendors Sapphires and Lace. She is a gorgeous blood bay with big, bold, fluid movement. Lily was AMHA World Top Ten in Classic Pleasure Driving and Pennsylvania State 4 H Champion Miniature Horse Driving with Junior Driver. She has had a successful halter career as well and we now anticipate great things as she begins her new career as a broodmare.
Top of Texas Flash of Pearl
Pearl is one of the kindest mares we own (Co-owned with Suzanne Sooter). She is due in early April 2015. Our sweet Pearl has a big reaching stride and just floats in the cart. Her color is unique, and her conformation correct with a beautifully shaped neck. We look forward to this cross, it should be a spectacular foal.
World of Miniatures Charming Angel
Charm is an outstanding producer of winning show horses. She is expecting her second foal by River in early June 2015. Her 2014 filly by River is stunning and we are retaining her for our show string and breeding herd. We are eager to greet this 2015 foal and hope that it is as stunning as her other foals.
Several of Charm’s foals have been unstoppable in the show ring
- Vermilyea Farms Mister Hollywood (Charm x Modern Mister Snippet) owned by Azariah, has earned ~ 1 AMHA Reserve World Grand Champion ~ 3 AMHA World Championships ~ 4 AMHA Reserve World Championships
- Vermilyea Farms Mister Charm (Charm x Modern Mister Snippet) owned by Bella Voce Miniatures has earned ~ 3 AMHA World Championships ~2 AMHA Reserve World Championships
- Azariahs Mister Maestro (Charm x Modern Mister Snippet) owned by Azariah has earned ~ 1 AMHA Reserve World Championship ~ 1 AMHA World Top Ten (3rd tied for Reserve)
2014 AMHA/AMHR Chestnut Tobiano Filly ~ expected to mature under 30″
Offered For SALE ~ $2500 ~ SOLD ~ Congratulations to Rebel Shires of Sassamansville, PA on your purchase of this beautiful filly.
Sire ~ Reflections Beyond Stardom
Dam ~ Woodstock Norths Red Hot Mama
Bessie lives up to her name and has been a blessing since she arrived in the spring of 2014! She is lovely and balanced, has a pretty head with tight tipped ears, hooky neck and everything flows together into a flashy white tail! She is the perfect tiny little package! She will make a wonderful show horse and eventually broodmare!