Coves Darden Farm Online Store

P.R.E. Stud Services, Dressage Clinics & Instruction, Events & Spanish Mastiffs sales and services

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After deciding on the Stallion, make sure to download and fill out the Stallion Service Contract. If a fill-able form is provided make sure your data is submitted. Otherwise you can print your filled form and it can be faxed to 803 258 – 3280 or emailed back to us at  All Stud Service payments are made from the stallion station page under the “bred to button”.  Instructions intended to facilitate the payment process are also found on the payment page.

The booking fee is a required payment for stud services and reserves the stallion of choice for your mare during the breeding season.

Discounts off of Stud Services are available:

10% Early Booking: Contract must be submitted and Booking fee must be paid prior to Jan 15th of breeding season.

20% Qualified P.R.E. Mares, Returning Customers, Embryo transfer mares and for owners wishing to cover 2 or more mares to Coves Darden Stallions within the breeding season.

Stud Service Options are:  Fresh Cooled Semen, Domestic Frozen Semen or Export Quality Frozen Semen.

Choose the applicable shipping container for your choice of Stud Service under the Refundable Container Fee option. If you are choosing Fresh Cooled Semen you will need to choose Equitainer. If you are choosing Frozen Semen for your mare you will need to add either the Domestic or the International Frozen Semen Container deposit fee.

Your first outbound Shipping fee with in the 48 states when you order Fresh Cooled Semen is included under Stud fees for Fresh Cooled Semen. It  includes collection, semen preparation and shipment. (does not include airline shipments or courier shipments). Shipping fees for Frozen Semen distributions include tank lease, liquid nitrogen, handling of frozen semen and domestic shipment to you.

If you request any additional shipments for Fresh Cooled semen you’ll need to make a redistribution payment before we can fulfill your request. You may do this by selecting either Second Distribution or Third Distribution options.

Most importantly: During the Check Out process you are given the opportunity to leave instructions to seller. Please make sure you reference the name of the Mare and/or the name of Mare Owner listed on the Stallion Service contract!!!!

If you are signing up for an event or clinic hosted by Coves Darden you will find the appropriate cart items under the Event Services menu option.


Coves Darden appreciates your business. If you need assistance choosing a stallion or are having difficulties making a payment on our site please don’t hesitate to call the office. We are always happy to help.