BREEDING

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BRITISH YOUNG BREEDERS AT THE INTERNATIONAL YOUNG BREEDERS CHAMPS

British Young Breeders put in solid performances at the International Young Breeders Championships British Young Breeders sent four teams to represent the UK at the recent World Breeding Federation For Sport Horses (WBSFH) International Young Breeders (IYB) Championships (8th and 9th August) supported by Baileys Horse Feeds.  The British teams represented four studbooks; British Hanoverian Horse Society (BHHS) Warmblood Breeders UK (WBS UK) Sport Horse Breeding of Great Britain (SHB-GB) and the Anglo-European Studbook (AES). The squad of 14 was supported by The Elise Pilkington Trust and The ... Read More

Parkfield Breeding News – Preparation for Futurity

It’s been full steam ahead in the past few weeks in the run up to BEF Futurity grading for the foals and some of the youngstock which is taking place at Hartpury on 9th August. We are taking all three of the mares and foals we have this year as well as 2 year old mare Parkfield Distinctive – it is sure to be an action packed day! In order to prepare for the day we have had to keep a close eye on the feeding of the mares and foals. We ... Read More

FIRST EVENTING ELITE PREMIUM AT THE 2015 BEF FUTURITY

Former Olympic gold medallist and horse breeder, Bridget Parker from Little Keyford, Frome gained an elite premium with her young horse at the Baileys Horse Feeds/ British Breeding/British Equestrian Federation (BEF) Futurity held on the 1st August at Catherston Stud, Hampshire. The filly foal, Cornish Princess owned and bred by Bridget attained an elite premium of 9.04 in the eventing section.  Cornish Princess gained the highest mark awarded to a potential eventer at the Catherston Futurity.  She was the only eventing entry to attain an elite premium on the day.  An elite premium indicates that the horse has the potential and outlook ... Read More

ENTRIES FILLING UP FAST FOR THE 2015 BEF FUTURITY

Entries are already well up on 2014 for the Baileys Horse Feeds/British Breeding/BEF Futurity Evaluation series.  Venues at Catherston Stud and Hartpury College are already at capacity and have closed for entries.  If you have a British bred future dressage, eventing or showjumping horse from foal to three years and you’d like an independent vet and evaluator assessment please enter online now to avoid disappointment. All Futurity entries are made on a user friendly online system at www.britishbreeding.org. The 2015 Futurity evaluations will run from the 1st to the 18th August, covering 11 venues nationwide with a total of 12 days ... Read More

Introduction to Parkfield Breeding

Parkfield Breeding (PFB) is a family business run by the Bishop family with the aim of breeding and producing the very best competition horses. PFB have a number of horses competing on the eventing circuit easily recognisable by the Parkfield prefix or PFB suffix. All are successfully produced by talented event rider, Zoe Wilkinson. Parkfield Breeding is based close to many major British Eventing fixtures, in Wiltshire. The yard is purpose built with top quality facilities for both the breeding side of the business as well as for the production and training of the competition horses. Breeding Our broodmares are carefully chosen for ... Read More

THE BEF FUTURITY EVALUATIONS

What is the British Breeding/BEF Futurity and who is it for?   The BEF Futurity evaluation series has the largest number of participants of any young horse evaluation programme in the UK, and is now firmly established – celebrating its tenth year in 2015. The Futurity aims to identify British bred young potential sport horses and ponies destined for careers in dressage, eventing, showjumping or endurance.  British bred horses and ponies from foals to three year olds are eligible to take part. The Futurity Evaluations which take place throughout August provide a ... Read More

FEATURED STALLION… VOGITS BAY STANDING AT THE KANAE STUD

Voigts Bay  is a ZfDp graded and licenced, 16.2hh (2003) British Sports Horse Stallion who stands for natural covering at The Kanae Stud in Cressing neat Braintree, Essex.  Vogits Bay is by Showjump stallion Shingle Hall Senator who has generations of international showjumpers in his bloodlines (Carnaval Drum, Handley Barns grandee and Herve and further back King of Diamonds, Dallas, Le Mexico). He is out of Shingle Hall Juniper who has generations of proven event horse sires in her pedigree, by Welton Emissary (Welton Crackerjack/Gameful and Ben Faerie ). Voigts Bay (Arnold) didn't ... Read More