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American Bred Doaitsen 420 makes 2009 Reserve Champion Stallion in Leeuwarden, Netherlands!


American Bred Doaitsen 420 makes 2009 Reserve Champion Stallion in Leeuwarden, Netherlands!

Jan 09 2009

Congratulations are in order for Klaas and Mares Vanderploeg of Ithaca Michigan! Doaitsen 420, bred by Vanderploeg Friesians in Ithaca, Michigan, took the Reserve Champion Stallion award at the Annual Stallion Show in Leeuwarden, Netherlands, …    Read More »

Stallion Show

Jan 07 2009

Don't miss a thing. Watch the 2009 Stallion Show from the comfort of home.    Read More »

Indication for Preferent Title Mares Changed

Jan 05 2009

One of the reasons this change was made relates to the various requests received to make the double preferent title an official title. The KFPS believes that the recently made change takes these requests into consideration. In addition, …    Read More »

25th Anniversary Convention


25th Anniversary Convention

Jan 01 2009

The FHANA 25th Anniversary ConventionAn Historic Event Twenty-Five Years in the MakingAn Event Celebrating Twenty-Five Years of Stewardship of the Noble KFPS Friesian Horse in North AmericaThe Friesian Horse Association of North America (FHANA) …    Read More »

FHANA Members: Important Website Info

Dec 31 2008

Same Information, New NavigationOur updated website has a whole new navigation to make it easier to find the information that you care about. We've taken the content from the old website and divided it into four sections: Breeders, Owners, New …    Read More »

Proposed ByLaws for 5013C Status for Review

Dec 29 2008

Please review this document.    Read More »

Preferent Mare Update

Dec 23 2008

Star offspring of Preferent mares will now be recorded and included in breeding values. A Double Preferent status is currently being considered. The requirements for the new Double Preferent would be four additonal star offspring, this would also …    Read More »

Fridse 423 Achieves Sport Predicate


Fridse 423 Achieves Sport Predicate

Dec 23 2008

FHANA would like to Congratulate FRIDSE 423 for achieving his Sport PredicateFridse 423 is versatile, supple, willing and competitive. He excels in the Dressage ring, earning him his Sports Predicate.The Sport predicate can be awarded to mares, …    Read More »

Stallion Reliability Statistics for 2008

Dec 21 2008

2008 Stallion Reliability Statistics have been released.    Read More »

Dante FQ as Finalist for Farnum/Platform Horse of the Year

Dec 16 2008

FHANA is pleased to congratulate Dr. Rob and Tammy Hildreth and their horse Dante FQ for the prestigious honor of being named with four other horses as Farnum/Platform USEF "Horses of Honor". These five horses will now compete for the honor of …    Read More »