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Hate your federation, as much as you can

Hate your federation, as much as you can

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Out of journalistic and equestrian curiosity I am part of a group on Facebook which is about my national federation. To sum the content up we …

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How very exciting!

How very exciting!

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With this corona lock down around I had a little bit too much time on my hand. Time that I partly invested into one of my …

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What is the breeding goal?

What is the breeding goal?

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For this year I am breeding a new mare, a maiden. Do I want an eventing offspring? Yeah, maybe. It really doesn’t matter to me which …

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Do back yard bred horses miss out on training?

Do back yard bred horses miss out on training?

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Is it true back yard bred horses, produced by the “I want to cover my spotted mare with a cute tinker” kind of breeders are less …

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The sun is shining

The sun is shining

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Woaw, talk about a different world we’re living in today in opposite of two months ago. The country is basically locked down even though we are …

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Corona break

Corona break

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With all our lives put on hold life is more and more starting to feel like an episode of The Twilight Zone. What a bizarre development. …

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Horse photography pet peeve extra ordinaire
Horse photography pet peeve extra ordinaire

Horse photography pet peeve extra ordinaire

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Recently I may have completely snowed in on the subject of horse breeding. And when it comes down to horse breeding I also have a horse …

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We need to find good thoroughbreds
We need to find good thoroughbreds

We need to find good thoroughbreds

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I had already been thinking of writing a bit more on the topic thoroughbred genes in modern sport horses. And just like a gift from above …

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Finding a breeding stallion for eventing is like finding a needle in a haystack
Finding a breeding stallion for eventing is like finding a needle in a haystack

Finding a breeding stallion for eventing is like finding a needle in a haystack

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So, finding a breeding stallion for eventing really does start to feel like finding a needle in a haystack. It is close to a mission impossible …

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The season of breeding and breeders
The season of breeding and breeders

The season of breeding and breeders

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How much of a competitive result can a stallion whose oldest offspring are 4 years old this year really have done by now? That is one …

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