The American Shetland Pony Network is a domain owned and maintained by Platte Ridge Publishing.  The
American Shetland Pony Network incudes the following American Shetland Pony breeder websites:
The Area VI Club is a recognized club of the ASPC/AMHR.  It includes the following states and provinces:
Iowa, Minnesota, Kansas, Nebraska, South Dakota, North Dakota, Colorado, Wyoming, Western Ontario and
Manitoba.
Black Birch Ranch & Tack is located in snowy Embarass, Minnesota.  Embarass has the distinction of being the
coldest spot in the Lower 48 states but the "Snowmane" ponies of Black Birch Ranch don't seem to mind!  
Luke and Nora Lukas invite you to visit their website and let them help you with all of your pony tack needs.
Excaliber Stables is located her Herscher, IL and offers training services for Modern Shetlands, Modern
Pleasure Shetlands, Classic Shetlands, Foundation Shetlands, A and B Division Miniatures and American Show
Ponies.  Let us train your next champion!
Prize Package Farm is nestled in the beautiful Ohio River Valley south west of Louisville, KY.  Prize Package
Farm is home to ASPC Congress Champions and AMHR National Champions including the incomparable
Rhapsody's Red Cloud (HOF), 2010 AMHR B Division Halter Horse of the Year.  Visit our website and discover
your own prize in an ASPC/AMHR package!
Hopwood's Pony Ranch is located near the geographical center of Nebraska and specializes in Classic and
Foundation Performance ponies that are ASPC and PtHA registered.  They also have a small herd or AMHA and
AMHR Miniature Horses and ADMS Donkeys of miniature and standard sizes as well as Irish Setters.
Breeders of all types of American Shetland Ponies and B Division Miniature Horses, Platte Ridge Farm is home
of the Modern Halter Hall of Fame stallions Willowlawn's Mr. Unique and Grassmere's Mr. Unique. Ponies with
the Plattes prefix are contributing to breeding programs and lighting up show strings across the United
States
, Canada, and Europe.  Platte Ridge Farm is located in Central Minnesota on the Platte River.
The Midwest Classic Shetland Breeders' Association is the only American Shetland Pony Club member club
that is dedicated exclusively to promoting and enjoying the Classic American Shetland Pony and its sub
division the Foundation American Shetland Pony.  The MCSBA hosts the Spotlight Show each Memorial Day
weekend in Waterloo, Iowa at the National Dairy Cattle Congress Grounds for all divisions of ASPC ponies as
well as A and B Miniature Horses and National Show Ponies.

Click
HERE to download the 2013 MCSBA Spotlight Show Class List!
Click
HERE to download the 2013 MCSBA Spotlight Show Entry Forms!
Grassmere Farm in Paris, Kentucky is well known throughout the Shetland and Miniature world for producing
Champion after Champion Modern Shetland Ponies, Classic Shetland Ponies, Foundation Shetland Ponies, and
Miniature Horses.  Grassmere Farm was the home of Wink's Showdeo Kid II who was one of the most
influential sires in the history of the ASPC and AMHR.  A few other notable Grassmere ponies include
Congress Champions Grassmere's Hallmark, Grassmere's Midnight Madness, Grassmere's Mr. Unique,  
Grassmere's Heiress, Grassmere's Showgirl, and Grassmere's Mr. Foxxy.