The German dressage rider Matthias Alexander Rath made his first appearance with Totilas last Sunday at the stallionshow of Paul Schockemöhle in Vechta for a 3000-head audience. Have a look at the video and see what people think.
This years champion of the category of selected Show Jumping stallions of the KWPN stallion selection in Den Bosch was the stallion Durrant (Warrant x Voltaire). The stallion excelled in scope and take-off and showed good movement as well. The reserve champion was by Tangelo van de Zuuthoeve, owned by de Radstake in Varsseveld.
On Saturday 5 February 2011, the Zizi Top-son Diebrecht became champion of the new crop of dressage stallions in Den Bosch. Zizi Top is by Tango out of a mare by Ferro. Diebrechts dam is a mare by Kennedy, so the lines of Jazz and Ferro are well represented in this stallion. The stallion was [...]
Dutch Horses Unlimited wishes a happy new year to all breeders of top class horses in New Zealand. On January 1, our first quality foal by Appleton was born. Our broodmare Blossom gave birth to a beautifull filly on this first day of the year.
On 30 December 2010, the mare Waola DHU (Matterhorn x Indoctro) delivered a foal by the “keur”-stallion Larino. Larino belongs to the very top progenitors for show jumping in the Netherlands. The newborn Flying Dutchman has an estimated breeding index for jumping of 138, which brings him close to his grandsire Indoctro, who has a [...]
Christmas Day 2010 started with an early present for dr Helen Benard from Sanson. At 4:00 am her mare Alizani (by Anamour) gave birth to a beautiful colt. The foal is called Fleetwood. It is the second Appleton progeny out of a mare by Anamour.
The mare Vista (Voltaire II x Speculate xx, owned by DHU) gave birth to a filly on December 18. The foal, by Appleton, is named First Lady DHU. She is healty and already shows a lot of quality.
The Trakehner mare Maharani from Sue Cousins in Palmerson North has given birth to a colt on December 14. The super talented dressage mare (Falkensee x Khan Sahib) is looking well after her baby. The foal, named Fandango DHU, already shows a nice movement. Needless to say, his sire is Appleton.
On November 8, 3:00 am, a filly by Appleton was born at DHU. The mare is Rockin, a thoroughbred by Strike Diamond. The filly is called ‘French Kiss DHU’.
Toni and Colin Kinzett had a lovely filly by Appleton from their mare Arabella (by Anamour). The filly is called ‘Faratonna’ and in fact she is the first foal by Appleton out of an Anamour mare. We are all anxious to see the further development of this foal. To be continued.
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