News Highlights

Genetic Testing

Feb 26 2019

Per the agreement with the KFPS, FHANA will mandate Genetic Testing on all Breeding Stock starting in 2019.  If you haven't already, we would encourage you to have your mare tested for Hydrocephalus and Dwarfism.  FHANA will be …    Read More »

Scott Kelnhofer Inducted into FHANA Hall of Fame

Feb
25

Scott Kelnhofer Inducted into FHANA Hall of Fame

Feb 25 2019

The nomination letter from the Great Lakes Friesian Horse Association.   Great Lakes Friesian Horse Association, are pleased and excited to nominate Scott for induction into the FHANA Hall of Fame.   Most, if not all FHANA …    Read More »

2018 FHANA Year in Review

Feb 25 2019

If you were unable to attend the FHANA AGM and are curious about your association and how the past year went.  Here is the program and other items of interest that were discussed during the AGM.  If you have any questions regarding any …    Read More »

The Award Goes too...

Feb 25 2019

2018 FHANA Vanderploeg Breeders Award: Zen Dame van Dream Gait, Owner Lori Brock, Breeder Dream Gait Friesians.  Award accepted by Terry Tatman   2018 Fenway Foundation/FHANA Charitable Activities Award: Beverly McGowan …    Read More »

2018 FHANA Horse of the Year

Feb 24 2019

Thank you to the membership and Friesians Fans for voting Tjaarda 483 Sport Elite as the 2018 FHANA Horse of the Year.  Pictures to come from awards ceremony. 2018 Horses of Distinction Mare Show Horse of Distinction: Zen Dame van …    Read More »

Jisse 433 Sport

Feb
11

Jisse 433 Sport

Feb 11 2019

On Friday February 8th, Jisse 433 Sport was euthanized due to colic.  Jisse 433 Sport bred by A. en A. de Vries of the Netherlands was purchased by Frank Leyendekker and brought to North America in 2014.  Jisse 433 Sport had a …    Read More »

NEW BREEDING VALUES MARES

Feb 04 2019

The new breeding values for stallions and mares have been analysed. The breeding values for mares are again presented in three lists. The influence of the Preferent Beart 411 remains in full force in these top lists. The list with the highest …    Read More »

PHRYSO.COM: THE NEW PLATFORM FOR FRIESIAN HORSES

Feb 04 2019

The new website Phryso.com was launched during the Stallion Inspection. This new website is an initiative of the KFPS in cooperation with Media Primair Publishers who are in charge of design and content. Phryso.com really is the ultimate news …    Read More »

HESSEL 480 APPROVED ON OFFSPRING

Feb
04

HESSEL 480 APPROVED ON OFFSPRING

Feb 04 2019

The 9-year-old America-based Hessel 480 (Norbert 444 x Jelke 367) has successfully completed his Progeny Test which means his breeding licence will be permanently maintained. In the previous year 43 3-year-old mares by Hessel 480 were assessed …    Read More »

FHANA Introduces Breeding Excellence Award

Jan 24 2019

FHANA Royal Friesian Achievement of Breeding Excellence Award with Exceptional Mare Sponsored by Crown Jewel Friesians The FHANA Royal Friesian Achievement of Breeding Excellence Award with Exceptional Mare is designed to publicly …    Read More »