News

2015 German Classifier Introduction

2015 German Classifier Introduction

| November 27, 2014 | Reply

We would like to introduce our 2015 classifier, Hartmut Wilking. Hartmut Wilking is a member of the executive board of the Hannoveraner Verband, as well as being personally a successful breeder, having bred horses like Mr. Whoopie – a successful horse in international events with the New Zealand rider Duncan Macfarlane and the American lady […]

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Anamour in WBFSH Top 100 Sire Rankings

Anamour in WBFSH Top 100 Sire Rankings

| November 20, 2014 | Reply

More Wonderful News for NZHS Breeders: As of November 2014, the World Breeding Federation for Sport Horses Top 100 Sires rankings have come in; Anamour, our elder resident NZ Stallion, has jumped from 80th in 2013 to 40th! He is currently sitting on 2976 points. He is now ahead of some notable stallions, including the […]

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Hanoverian Tour Update – November 2014

Hanoverian Tour Update – November 2014

| November 18, 2014 | Reply

The Hanoverian Inspection Tour 2015 We would like to introduce Hartmut Wilking, the Hanoverian Verband visitor – February 7th or 8th to 15th 2015 The current probable locations are: Kaitaia, North Harbour, South Auckland, Central Districts, Christchurch, Dunedin, and Invercargill. This depends entirely on how many mares and foals we have confirmed in these places. […]

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Breeding

INTERNATIONAL For DOMESTIC UPDATE

INTERNATIONAL For DOMESTIC UPDATE

| August 17, 2014 | 1 Reply

A Sensational result for one of our NZ Hanoverian Breeders; Judith and Peter Matthews, of Matthews Hanoverians, are now the proud owners of this STUNNING top priced broodmare, purchased at the 40th Elite-Foal and Broodmare Auction in Verden, Germany She is named Hann Pr. A “Saphira” and is by Soliman De Hus, out of a […]

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Northland Foal Show – Matthews Hanoverians

Northland Foal Show – Matthews Hanoverians

| May 29, 2014 | Reply

Matthews Hanoverians 2014 Foal Show Robin Potter – Studbook keeper for NZHS  (and also a dressage judge)  was invited to judge at the Far North Dressage Tournament on the first week in April. Peter and Judith very graciously host the friends and members of Dressage Northland to a dinner and foal show on the Saturday […]

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Stallions For the 2014/15 Breeding Season

Stallions For the 2014/15 Breeding Season

| November 4, 2013 | 1 Reply

UPDATE! Andretti is coming back. See the whole list of Hanoverian Licensed and Hanoverian approved Stallions below. Anamour Black, 1991, 16.3hh, Hanoverian. By Aalborg, out of a Lombard mare (Lucille). Licensed and Performance Tested in Adelhiedsdorf, Germany (1994), HLP 112.64 11/40. Service fee: NZ$1,500 + GST Contact Details: Gary & Wendy Freeman, Bilbar Lodge Mil […]

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Health

Vaccination in Equine Populations

Vaccination in Equine Populations

| August 14, 2010 | Reply

We are grateful to Matamata Veterinary Services Ltd. for the contribution of this article, which was written in June 2008 Why vaccinate?Vaccines are among our most potent weapons against disease. Over the past 100 years they have saved many thousands of horses’ lives and helped render many terrible equine diseases exceedingly rare.Routine vaccination should be […]

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Poor performance in Sport Horses

Poor performance in Sport Horses

| August 14, 2010 | Reply

reported by Angela Smith B.V.Sc. This article is a report on the presentation by Dr Dan Shaw at the AGM on 30 June 2001 in Cambridge. This is based on the UK research by Sue Dyson. Most common presenting signs of poor performance in dressage horses: horses that won’t go horses show uneven contact in […]

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Osteochondritis dessecans – or OCD

Osteochondritis dessecans – or OCD

| August 14, 2010 | Reply

by Angela Smith B.V.Sc.

This article is a report on the presentation by Dr Brett Tennent-Brown at the AGM on 30 June 2001 in Cambridge.
This is very important as the incidence of OCD is increasing.

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Information

The Foal Branding Process

The Foal Branding Process

| May 30, 2013 | Reply

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The Hanoverian – February 2013

The Hanoverian – February 2013

| February 22, 2013 | Reply

On line now in Full Members area. Really interesting issue this time

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The Hanoverian January 2013

The Hanoverian January 2013

| January 24, 2013 | Reply

The Hanoverian is on line now for Full Breeding Members                  

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Other Recent Posts

Hanoverian Verband Tour 2015

Hanoverian Verband Tour 2015

| September 20, 2014 | Reply

  Hanoverian Verband Tour – February 7th or 8th to 15th 2015 Expressions of interest are sought for presentation of mares for:- 1. Studbook inspection/classification 2. Mare Performance Test3.     The tour should include Kaitaia, North Harbour, South Auckland, Central Districts, Christchurch and Dunedin – however, this is very much dependent upon time constraints […]

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INTERNATIONAL UPDATE: Clifton Signature (prev. “Stoneylea Ellesar”)

INTERNATIONAL UPDATE: Clifton Signature (prev. “Stoneylea Ellesar”)

| August 13, 2014 | Reply

Clifton Signature; originally named “Stoneylea Ellesar“, bred by John and Angela Smith (Stoneylea Farm), is now owned by Frances Stead of Clifton Eventers.Clifton Signature has made a mark at Hapbury 2* International HT (UK) this week, ridden by our top NZ rider, Jock Paget. The handsome chestnut gelding, by Espri out of a Happy Melody […]

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Top Hanoverian Mare Award 2014

Top Hanoverian Mare Award 2014

| August 6, 2014 | Reply

This lovely mare qualified for the Young Studbook Mare Award – and receives a trophy plate, certificate and $500 to go towards the next breeding venture. The criteria are as per the Rule Book – Clause 11-3 are – age 3 to 5 years, classified with 7.5 or more overall and have a Hanoverian foal. […]

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