|Our mission at Prairie Pines is to breed superior sport horses’ that excel in all disciplines. Our horses first rate temperaments, athleticism and rideability make them willing partners. Owner and trainer Andras Szieberth is a European and American-certified instructor with a special talent for training young horses from the basics to FEI. By incorporating classical dressage principles, cross country conditioning and gymnastic jumping into every horse’s training, he creates willing partners that are a joy to own, ride and show. He uses his extensive knowledge and network of support personnel to enable horses to reach their fullest potentials.
- Specialized, individually-tailored training services focusing on rehabilitation, retraining, performance optimization, and fine tuning of high performance equine and human athletes
- Show jumping, hunter, dressage and eventing training for horse and rider from basics to upper levels
- Instruction available on-site and nationwide
- A dedication to producing exceptional athletes with unparallelled rideability and temperament, and a commitment to sharing our knowledge base and resources with our clients. From practical advice on starting a breeding program to purchasing breeding stock to selecting stallions to help during the breeding/rearing/inspection process, Priarie Pines is there to help
- Andras’ deep understanding of the sporthorse bloodlines, the biomechanics and pschology of the horse, and his ability to produce top-notch athletes from scratch helps our breeders in their breeding decisions.
- Prairie Pines Stallions, Lotus T (approved Holsteiner, Belgian Warmblood and Rheinlander) and Lansing (approved Belgian Warmblood, Westfalian and ISR/Oldenburg) are prototypes of the modern sporthorse. Both pass on their elasticity, technique, power, and outstanding temperaments to a variety of mares.
- Timely shipment of high-quality semen without hassles. We understand our breeders’ needs and closely work with our clients’ veterinarians to reach our ultimate goal: putting healthy foals on the ground.
- Our sale horses are bred, raised and developed at Prairie Pines or hand-selected and trained by Andras for their performance, potential, soundness and temperament. We provide top-quality sporthorses at great prices with no commissions. Our clients do not just buy the horse, but purchase continuing support from Andras and our team of experts. We go to great lengths to ensure a perfect match between the horse and rider.
- Prairie Pines hosts annual Belgian Warmblood inspections where our breeders have access to first-rate show preparation and expert handling to ensure all horses are presented correctly, uniformly and are at their best for evaluation. We are also active at the Holsteiner inspections.
- Besides the BWP and AHHA approvals, Andras is also available as a professional handler at the Hannoverian, Dutch, GOV and ISR/Oldenburg, RhPSI and Trakehner inspections, as well as dressage breeding shows.