News Highlights

Bastiaan 510

Jun
03

Bastiaan 510

Jun 03 2019

In Australia, the 11-year-old Braggo S. (Jisse 433 x Tsjerk 328) has been registered as Bastiaan 510 after completion of the Short Test. The approval of Bastiaan 510 symbolises a double first: he is the first stallion to be approved on Australian …    Read More »

Sport data accessible in MyKFPS

Jun
03

Sport data accessible in MyKFPS

Jun 03 2019

The Dutch sport data of Friesian horses can now be looked up in MyKFPS. These are the results achieved in dressage and driving dressage in the Netherlands. Results of show driving sport will be added at a later stage. Along with the sport …    Read More »

North American catch up

Jun
03

North American catch up

Jun 03 2019

It’s a long story between the very first Friesian horses that arrived in North America in 1974 and the 14,000 registered horses now. With the celebrations of the 35th anniversary of FHANA this July a good reason to reflect on a few …    Read More »

Responsibilities for an Inspection

May 28 2019

This information can be found by visiting the following link on the FHANA website:  Inspection Guide Inspection Guide Location Selections for preliminary site locations are based on the number of horses entered the previous year and …    Read More »

Inspection Program Advertising

May 16 2019

Dahl Graphics will once again provide FHANA Members with the 2019 Inspection Programs.  This is the 11th year Dahl Graphics has been involved with our inspection programs.  If you are interested in advertising in the 2019 …    Read More »

2019 Education Weeks

May
16

2019 Education Weeks

May 16 2019

Are you interested in learning more about what the judges are looking for in your horses?  FHANA will offer two Level 1 Education weeks and one Level 2 Education week (Must have attended a Level 1 course in 2017) in 2019.  …    Read More »

FHANA Talent Cup

May 07 2019

What is The New “Talent Cup?” Gail Aumiller, Sport Committee Chair           The Talent Cup, a program championed by President Dr. Rosanne Palermo, is FHANA’s newest award …    Read More »

MAKING BREEDER´S LUCK HAPPEN WITH RELIABLE BREEDING VALUES.

May
06

MAKING BREEDER´S LUCK HAPPEN WITH RELIABLE BREEDING VALUES.

May 06 2019

Using breeding values speeds up progress, yet, it also increases inbreeding. At a themed evening of YoungKFPS and the ‘Bond van Merriehouder’ (Mare Keeper´s Union, ed.) KFPS Director Ids Hellinga explained the system of breeding …    Read More »

USING SELECTION TO BEAT OCD

May 06 2019

Osteochondrosis is a disorder in the development of cartilage. It starts at a very young age, somewhere between one to eight months old. It is a dynamic process and many foals heal naturally because the loose pieces of cartilage are absorbed and …    Read More »

Let’s Get Serious About Winning FHANA Performance Awards

Apr
30

Let’s Get Serious About Winning FHANA Performance Awards

Gail Aumiller
Apr 30 2019

Every FHANA member who competes at an event or show should be eager to be recognized for his or her achievement, after all our Friesians do make us look good. I had not shown for 33 years, but when I got my first Friesian, it wasn’t long …    Read More »