Zack Proclaimed Danish Stallion of the Year 2014
The 10-year-old Dutch warmblood stallion Zack (by Rousseau x Jazz x Belisar) has been proclaimed Danish Stallion of the Year 2014 at the Danish Warmblood Stallion Licensing in Herning, Denmark, on Saturday 8 February 2014.
KPWN chooses The Horse of the Year
The KWPN was successful again in 2013, finishing the year as the number one studbook for dressage horses and jumpers, thanks to the outstanding achievements of its horses.
How to determine the weight of a horse?
Weight is an important characteristic of a horse which is the focus of horse owners in addition to its exterior and color. Live weight a horse can be defined by the formula.
75 elit foals to be sold at Borkulo
Organizers of the elite equestrian auction to be held in the Dutch Borkulo on August 29, worked well and picked 75 fine foals for dressage and show jumping.
Saddle-cloth, stockings, or how a horse is trimmed
The conditions for horses at the stables are subject to certain rules: the stables must be warm, dry and without draughts. By winter, horses grow thick hair, so even subzero temperatures are not dangerous for them.
Perfect exterior and possible defects
Large friezes or small ponies, long-legged Akhal-Teke or powerful draught horses? What factors influence a body shape and appearance of horses, and what is the perfect exterior? Let’s try to understand it.