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Equestrian Canada’s Best Practices Guide for Buying and Selling a Horse

In November 2011, the Industry Council of Equestrian Canada held its first Equine Industry Forum and one initiative which was identified at this meeting was the need for a comprehensive publication which addresses the best practices recommended for buying and selling a horse. This Guide is primarily geared to the buyers and sellers of sport horses that are, or will be ridden under saddle. However, these best practices apply to all horses and ponies, and are recommended as the best […]

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Totem’s story

Totem is a 5 year old Canadian Hanoverian, bred in Canada. He is sired by Totilas and his dam is the Elite Mare Denebola (Donnerhall), also born in Canada. Both were bred by Patricia Close of Craig House Farm.  After a successful season showing in Florida with scores as high as 77% in the FEI 5 year old class,  Totem was one 3 young dressage horses chosen for the Dressage Showcase with Isabell Werth at the 2017 Omaha WORLD CUP.  […]

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German Stallion Performance Testing Undergoes Further Changes, Suitability Tests in 2017

Source: http://www.eurodressage.com/equestrian/2017/01/29/german-stallion-performance-testing-undergoes-further-changes-suitability-tests-2017 The format of the German Stallion Performance Testings have undergone quite a few changes since 2016, but in 2017 the new Stallion Suitability Test seems to be radically changing the entire testing system. In 2014 the German breeding department of the German equestrian federation announced the development of a new format for the Stallion Performance Testing (HLP) system in Germany. This went into effect in 2016. The major changes, amongst others, were made to the duration of the […]

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Valentino (Now or Never / Belisar) now standing at stud at Dreamscape Farm, B.C.

The Canadian Hanoverian Society is so pleased to announce that Jennifer and Armin Arnoldt of Dreamscape Farm have imported Valentino as a Breeding Stallion for North America Valentino is a very striking modern type stallion with a lot of presence and who is also very well known for his intelligent kind nature. A powerful jumping stallion who earned a spectacular 9.6 for jumping ability and 9’s for temperament and willingness at the 2005 Stallion Performance Test in Adelheidsdorf, Valentino easily […]

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Hanoverian Stallion Dannebrog (Don Schufro x SPS Byzantina/Brentano II) now standing in Canada

The 10-year old Danish bred Hanoverian licensed breeding stallion Dannebrog has been sold to David Burke‘s Pangea Farms in Marmora, ON, Canada. Bred by the Switzerland based Danish Dorthe Jeppesen, the liver chestnut Dannebrog is by Don Schufro out of SPS Byzantina (by Brentano II x Arogno x Schwalbenfreund). Direct from Celle, Dannebrog is an exciting new sire for the North America market offering mare owners high quality fresh semen. Standing 16.2hh he is a dark liver chestnut, with three […]

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Letter from Dr.Ludwig Christmann

Dear Canadian Hanoverian breeders, (…)  I would like to inform you about some important changes, some of which will also have an effect on breeding Hanoverians in Canada.   Rhineland studbook: Still a major topic is the integration of the Rhineland studbook into the Hannoveraner Verband. This studbook is more open and liberal than the Hannoveraner studbook and gives more breeders the possibility to join Hannoveraner Verband and the Canadian Hanoverian Society.   Stallion performance testing: Together with all sport […]

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2016 – Inspection Tour information and dates

2016 Inspection tour information and dates This year Maren Schlender will be our judge from Germany. The tour will start in Quebec on August 27th and end on September 10th in Manitoba. The top scoring dressage bred mare and jumper bred mare who does the Mare Performance Test will be awarded the Fritz Floto Award. Entry form 2016 Eastern Canada Entry form 2016 Western Canada Schedule of fees 2016 Canadian Hanoverian Inspection Tour for 2016 Saturday August 27, Ferme de […]

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2015 Inspection Tour Forms

Entry form 2015 Eastern Canada Entry form 2015 Western Canada

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Reminders for the 2015 Breeding and Inspection Season

Reminder about Breeding Certificates and Birth Declarations for 2015:   Please submit your 2014 Breeding Certificates to the Verband, if you have not already done so. Beginning in 2015, and henceforth, the Abfohlmeldungs used at Foal Inspections will be triggered when the breeder submits his/her Birth Declarations to the Verband, online, confirming the information submitted in the Breeding Certificate of the previous year. BIRTH DECLARATIONS: Breeders are asked to submit a birth declaration for each foal born (or to record failures to […]

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2015 Inspection Tour Dates

2015 Inspection Tour Dates

2015 Inspection Tour August 29-30 – Parkwood Stables August 31 – PEI September 1 – Ferme de Lys September 2 – South Lane Farm September 3 – RCMP farm registrations September 4 – Dreamscape Farm September 5-6 – Dreamcatcher Meadows September 7 – Vancouver Island and Vancouver area farm registrations September 9-10 – Spruce Meadows September 15 – Manitoba

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