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Who’s going to be the successor of Elias 494?

Who is going to make off with the title Horse of the Year? Who’s going to succeed the mighty Elias 494? Out of the many...

Admiring Phaidra Friesian horse carrousel riding from above (with video)

September 15, 2020 After the Corona break the Phaidra carrousel group have gradually resumed their shows with Friesian horses. On Saturday the 12th of September...

Judging competition nr V

How would you place a section with Friesian foals? Now that there are no breeding days, we start with a series of online breeding...

KFPS to conduct extensive breeding survey

August 28, 2020 The Royal Society ‘Het Friesch Paarden-Stamboek’ (KFPS) is launching a survey among breeders and users of the Friesian horse. With the results...

Very first ring riding competition in Canada (with video)

August 9, 2020 For a short while the Canadian village of Ponoka in the state of Alberta was reminiscent of Friesland. With Friesian horses hitched...

Marije Francis wins difficult judging competition part 3

Over 30 people have participated in the third judging competition. This time there were four 3-year-old mares, all with a 2nd premium. This round...

Animal interpreter Symone Ottevangers loathes abracadabra

Sometimes a horse owner can be in a situation that makes him or her wish the horse could speak and say what’s the matter....

Royal decorations for twin brothers Haike and Harmen van der Meulen...

On Friday the 24th of April three exceptional members of the KFPS received a Royal decoration. Twin brothers Haike and Harmen van der Meulen...

Highly recommended: Vintage Film Footage with Friesian Horses on YouTube:

The Friesian Film Archive has digitalised wonderful vintage films with Friesian horses and posted these on YouTube. Bringing the past back to life! Quadrille, export...

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