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The Thoroughbreds of Oldenburg

December 6th, 2017 at 1:17 pm The following information is from Das Oldenburger Sportpferd by Roland Ramsauer, published in 1978. I am indebted to Katrin Burger of the Oldenburg Verband for the translation – Christopher Hector     Adonis xx: (Magnat xx, M. Aster xx by … Continue reading Read Article

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Roland Ramsauer and the Oldenburg Horse

December 5th, 2017 at 2:05 pm Roland Ramsauer is THE authority on the Oldenburg Breed, in this exclusive interview he talks about the past, and future, of Sporthorse breeding in Germany... Continue reading Read Article

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Who’s who on the 2017 WBFSH Sire’s Rankings…

November 22nd, 2017 at 6:38 pm In-depth analysis of the latest WBFSH Stallion Rankings - eventing, dressage and showjumping Continue reading Read Article

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Breeding at Rio: Updated

November 21st, 2017 at 3:30 am It's rankings time again, but first let's look at which stallions shone at the big one - the Olympic Games last year... Continue reading Read Article

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Jürgen Müller reflects…

November 20th, 2017 at 11:00 am He was the youngest stud director in Germany but when he retired he was the oldest - and his stud had gone from being one of the poorest to one of the richest - meet Jürgen Müller... Continue reading Read Article

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Conformation and the Sport Horse

November 19th, 2017 at 4:18 pm Most people who have been around horses for any period of time tend to share a vision of what ‘good’ conformation should be. My question is - given that so many jumping and dressage horses, even eventers, can be hugely successful even with ‘bad’ conformation, how useful is conformation as a guide to later success? Continue reading Read Article

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André Leemans – a real breeder

November 10th, 2017 at 10:50 am Meet one of the great breeders of showjumping horses, André Leemans Continue reading Read Article

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WBFSH studbook and breeders rankings 2017

October 18th, 2017 at 11:19 am Christopher Hector looks at the latest WBFSH stud book rankings... Continue reading Read Article

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Hanoverian Breeder, Axel Windeler talks about generations of breeding

September 22nd, 2017 at 12:00 pm Hanoverian breeder, Axel Windeler is a breeder who thinks in generations, and the path to his stallion, Don Martillo's World Championship started back in 1987... find out how! Continue reading Read Article

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Rebecca is impressed at the Bundeschampionate

September 4th, 2017 at 12:05 pm Rebecca Ashton enjoys the dressage horses and catches something of the jumping and the eventing at the famous Bundeschampionate... Continue reading Read Article

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The First Step to Becoming a Legend

August 31st, 2017 at 2:42 pm For Desperados FRH it was the stepping stone to his career. Running free and over fences the then two and a half-year old youngster presented himself to the selection committee in the arena at Dobrock. Continue reading Read Article

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World Young Horse Dressage – a Dutch treat

August 7th, 2017 at 11:22 pm story – Christopher Hector                                      photos – Roslyn Neave Quizmaster, first out the the World Young Horse Championships  The very first horse into the … Continue reading Read Article

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