Despite the delay in testing due to an unfortunate driving accident last week, the results of the stallion testing at DG Bar Ranch are in, with great results! Three stallions who made it to the final days of the stallion testing have been approved.
Casper van de Oostwal Sport (Jasper 366 Sport P x Hearke […]
The latest stats have been released by the KFPS about stallions approved as of 2013. Included are individual linear scores for stallions both approved on offspring and not yet approved on offspring, as well as inbreeding coefficients, offspring results, and breeding values for both exterior and sport aptitude. It is a great resource, so take […]
KFPS approved stallion Hedser 465 (Adel 357 x Ouke 313) will be leaving the Netherlands and is headed to the USA after being recently purchased by Iron Spring Farm in Pennsylvania. The Grand Prix stallion was approved in 2011, and new owner Mary Alice Malone hopes to start the 11 year old stallion in FEI Freestyle […]
KFPS approved stallion Anne 340 Sport (Reitse 272 x Jochem 259) has become the first KFPS approved stallion to stand at stud in Alabama and the only approved stallion currently breeding in the American South! Kelly Carter Peevy, of Decatur, Alabama, recently purchased Anne, who now stands at stud alongside Tennessee Walkers and other Friesians at Choose Your Gait […]
The 2013 Stallion Inspection was filled with excitement this year as Friesian fans tuned in worldwide to watch the events live streaming on Omroplive.nl. Viewers were able to watch Friday’s evening show as well as the dramatic show down for champion stallion on Saturday. The broadcast was accompanied with English translations by Anneke van den IJssel.
According to […]
The 2013 KFPS Stallion Inspection will once again be broadcast live on the internet via Omroplive.nl on the evening of Friday the 11th from 19:30 to 23:00 and Saturday the 12th from 8:30 onward, local time. Live commentary will be in both the Frisian and English languages, allowing international viewers to get a glimpse of this exciting […]
It is with great sadness that we heard this evening, December 5th, 2012, of the passing of approved stallion Leffert 306 Preferent (Tame 276 x Oepke 266).
The 26 year old stallion was renowned for his influence on the Friesian breed, siring 5 approved sons, 12 approved grandsons and 3 approved great-grandsons. He was particularly known […]
Some sad news today from Stalhouderij Meijer in the Netherlands about the approved KFPS stallion Hinne 427 Sport (Tsjerk 328 x Falke 291).
“After all the positive news about Hinne 427 in top shape is wrong to put an end to his short life. Monday Hinne had colic and was immediately brought to the clinic in Wolverhampton. Once […]
The KFPS recently announced a number of ‘firsts’ in the awarding of the Sport predicate.
In June it was announced that Poland had gained its first Sport predicate, awarded to the Star mare Eefke van de Beeldhoeve (Tsjerk 328P Sport x Jakob 302 Sport), owned by Joanna Frycze. Eefke has been competing in dressage with rider Aleksandra […]