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2019  FHANA  35th  Anniversary  Celebration – Your Help is Needed!


2019 FHANA 35th Anniversary Celebration – Your Help is Needed!

May 30 2017

Dear Readers, The FHANA 35th Anniversary Planning Committee is in the very early stages of planning this important event. At this point we know it will be held in Ponoka, Alberta on July 15-17 and more importantly The Friesian Quadrille from …    Read More »

ABFP Testing set for 2017

May 30 2017

The 2017 ABFP testing is set to start on Oct. 16 (MI), and Oct 18 (CA) at the following locations: Michigan Location (10 available spots):  Trainer-Alfons van Proosdij Centenial Acres Equestrian Center 4350 61st Street Holland, …    Read More »

2017 Inspection Jury

May 17 2017

2017 Judges: Circuit 1-Piet Bergsma & Jolanda Slootjes Circuit 2-Harrie Draaijer & A. Elsinga Circuit 3-Will Thijssen & Corrie Terpstra   Additionally: Will Thijssen will stay behind to teach the upcoming …    Read More »

2017 Inspection Handbook

May 15 2017

Are you looking for answers for the upcoming inspections?  Do you wnat to know what is involved in the IBOP test?  Look no further than the 2017 Inspection Handbook.  Don't forget to visit the website for additional inspection …    Read More »

Board of Director Meeting Notes

Apr 19 2017

FHANA Board of Directors Meeting, April 18, 2017   - the Board approved minor amendments to both the Keuring Handbook and Keuring Site Host Manual - Regarding the FHANA Central Mare Show the Board approved: …    Read More »




Apr 03 2017

Well begun is half done. Judith: ‘It’s not unusual to see horses completing a B test (beginner, ed.) pretty much without guidance. That’s not what we like to see. Being able to use the brakes and step on the gas is also …    Read More »


Apr 03 2017

Studbook stallions Take 455 and Tonjes 459 recently completed their progeny testing with positive results. Because their progeny tests could not be concluded within time both stallions had been ‘on hold’ since last year but this …    Read More »

Notes from the Board

Mar 22 2017

Notes from the Board of Directors.  Minutes will be posted after the April 2017 meeting. The Board of Directors discussed and approved changes to Rules & Regulations section 2 and 3, which basically brings them up to date. Mr. …    Read More »

2017 AGM Silent Auction Chapter Basket Winners

Mar 20 2017

Congratulations to the Friesian Horse Association of the Mid-East, the Pacific Friesian Horse Club and the Great Lakes Friesian Horse Association for having the top 3 highest bid chapter baskets at the 2017 AGM Silent Auction! ALL of the baskets …    Read More »

Doaitsen 420 USEF Leading Friesian Sire


Doaitsen 420 USEF Leading Friesian Sire

Mar 20 2017

Doaitsen 420 Sport owned by Ruth Page of Maddi's Friesian Ranch was named the leading sire by USEF for Friesians.  This ranking is based on points earned in licensed USEF competitions. In order to earn points, horses must be …    Read More »