Pen-Llyn Lusitano Stud and Riding Centre is the leading Lusitano stud in the UK. Started by Marcia Pendlebury, and her husband Keith, over 40 years ago the centre began breeding Lusitanos in 1994 with the introduction of their foundation stallion, Hilario by Marcia's daughter Janine. Janine is renowned in her field for her training skills and extensive knowledge of the Lusitano Breed.
One of her stallions Uivador Da Broa has achieved fantastic success winning the Champion Male at The international Festival of the Lusitano in 2008 and then winning UK Champion of Champions 2008. Uivador has received 2 gold medals and in addition to these honours has now been awarded the prestigious Recommended **** studhorse status by the APSL which is only awarded to the highest quality stallions that the APSL recommend for breeding. Several of his progeny have been consistently successful in the showring winning male and female championships and medals. Some of his youngstock have also been graded very highly.
Our stud grew from strength to strength and has now become the largest in the U.K. and the only one to hold the bloodlines of the best and most important Lusitanos of the century. We continually breed high quality lusitanos with proven results and often have a variety of youngsters.