About us

Research, Training and Education at the Graf Lehndorff Institute

The Graf Lehndorff Institute conducts research on reproduction, breeding and husbandry of horses, teaches veterinary and graduate students, provides the public with research findings on horses and supports the Brandenburg State Stud in its service for horse breeders.


  • Equine fertility and assisted reproduction
  • Establishment of scientce-based criteria for the assessment of horse management, husbandry and training under animal welfare aspects
  • Disease control
  • Genetic diversity in horses

Teaching and Training 

  • Teaching of veterinary, equine science and agricultural students
  • Continuing education for veterinarians, breeders and other professionals of the equine sector

Public Relations

  • Transfer of research results into practice
  • Information of the public on horse-focussed research





Graf Lehndorff Institute
Hauptgestüt 10
16856 Neustadt (Dosse)

phone +49 (0)33970-5029-156
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