Breeding News
The chairman of the judges Francis Verbeek called Victoria's Secret "A real superstar" after the mare claimed the top prize of World Champion for the 5-year-olds to thundering applause! Read More
This afternoon Vitalis convincingly won the Stallions of the Year Prix St. George class with his Norwegian rider Isabel Freese (74.298%). The chestnut stallion, sire of Victoria’s Secret, the talented winner of the qualifications for the five-year-olds yesterday, showed where the mare got her... Read More
To make it a complete final of 15 three more 5-year-old finalists have qualified through the consolation final today at the FEI/WBFSH Young Horse Championships! Read More
Twofold world champion Sezuan succeeded to impress the judges that granted him the ultimate grade for his perspective as a dressage horse at the Longines FEI/WBFSH World Breeding Dressage Championships for Young Horses! Read More
The quality of this group was very good, which became clear as the top 12 all scored more than 80%. Chairman of the judges Francis Verbeek: “We have seen fantastic horses that possess lots of quality. Gorgeous horses that in general showed three good gaits. The top distinguished themselves today... Read More
During the World Breeding Dressage Championships for Young Horses you can let your voice be heard via a mobile app. For every figure the audience can indicate which mark they give to the concerning combination. Read More
For 28 years, Consul has been a flagship stallion at Iron Spring Farm (ISF). Earlier this month, the handsome dark brown stallion with the distinctive white face reached the end of his exceptionally long life. Read More
Normally, it is nothing usual to give horses numbers. However, in this case it is useful and makes sense. And it has nothing to do with devaluing the horse. Moreover it serves to create a good overview. Read More
In an historic development, the American Hanoverian Society (AHS) now recognizes and approves stallions for breeding based on their success as show hunters. Read More
The evaluation of the exterior of horses has always played a significant role in the breeding. It presents valuable conclusions about the quality and the use already in young horses and thus gives an indication on the value of the horse (and its offspring) as a riding horse in the respective... Read More

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