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2019 Petra Zeelen Clinic

Sat March 30 - Sun March 31, 2019

2019 PETRA ZEELEN CLINIC MARCH 30 AND 31 PRESENTED IN CONJUNCTION WITH THE GREAT LAKES FRIESIAN HORSE ASSOCIATION ANY BREED WELCOME YOU CHOOSE YOUR LESSON THEME- RIDING, DRIVING, KEURING PREP Petra has been working with horses all her life. At first mostly Dutch Warmbloods, later on more Friesians, and the last few years it have been all kinds of breeds. It is her passion to help people understand the horse, why it reacts in a certain way and where the behavior comes from. She helps improve the relationship between the owner/trainer and their horse. This involves everything you can think of: Is your horse healthy? Is it getting the right food? Does the harness fit the horse? Does the saddle fit the horse and the rider? She is professional saddle fitter for the WoW-saddle from England and gives riding and driving lessons. She has a few young Friesian stallions in her barn, getting them ready for their future career. And next to that she loves giving clinics and presentations all over the world. Petra has over 20 years training specifically Friesian horses in show driving, dressage and preparing for the KFPS judging. Some highlights of in her career have been working for a quarantine stable for horses for China, Russia and Morocco, as well as conditioning and preparing mares for riding and driving IBOP presentations to achieve Model status. Petra regularly prepares stallions for the stallion keuring as well as trains and presents approved KFPS breeding stallions. Listed below are a few other big milestones in her career: 1995 worked for special private Horse school (the only one in the world). 1996 work for THE KFPS training stable 1998-2016 owned stallion station for approved KFPS Friesian Stallions 2007 Teaching dressage and training Friesian horses in Russia. 2014-2016 three classes of KFPS JUDGING. Sessions are $150 each - must be paid in full by March 15, 2019. Stabling is $25 per night Auditing is $20 per day – GLFHA members audit for FREE, lunch available. Clinic will be held at Black Pearl Friesians in Rockton, IL, Neg Coggins is required. Health Certificate required if traveling across a state line. Contact Tiffany van der Kooi at tiffany@bpfriesians.com