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“Breeding News for Sport Horses”: Thinking in Generations

“Breeding News for Sport Horses”: Thinking in Generations

Written by on September 10, 2017 in Articles with 0 Comments

Berny’s breeding centres on his motto: “Thinking in Generations,” as well as his goal to produce a multi-talented horse for all equestrian disciplines.

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Has performance horse breeding lost its way? An interview with Dr Lehmann

Has performance horse breeding lost its way? An interview with Dr Lehmann

Written by on June 15, 2016 in Bloodlines, News with 0 Comments

Former Westfalien State Stud director Dr Lehmann is not happy with the direction of modern breeding, in particular the breeding policies of the Hanoverian Stud Book.

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Obituary – Dynamit

Obituary – Dynamit

Written by on March 20, 2014 in Articles with 4 Comments

March 1999: A giant of a horse, in statue and character, a true mate whom I will miss as long as I will live.

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Which Stallion Should I Use?

Which Stallion Should I Use?

Written by on October 8, 2013 in Articles with 0 Comments

Hanoverian Verband deputy breeding director Dr Ludwig Christmann takes a look at the stallions on offer, and comes up with the radical suggestion that perhaps we should be looking to certain jumping horses to breed top dressage performers!

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Doing it his way: Vollrath’s Black Stallion, Lessing

Doing it his way: Vollrath’s Black Stallion, Lessing

Written by on November 10, 2010 in Articles with 0 Comments

Berny Maubach has always marched to the beat of his own drum when selecting stallions and breeding sport horses; if he hasn’t always been in step with the perceived wisdom, he hasn’t been the least concerned.

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Maubach: “Thinking in generations”

Maubach: “Thinking in generations”

Written by on October 30, 2008 in Articles with 0 Comments

An article on Vollrath Stud featured in the October 2008 issue of Breeding News.

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Prince Thatch an influential sire

Prince Thatch an influential sire

Written by on March 14, 2008 in Bloodlines with 0 Comments

The Hanoverian Landgestüt in Celle received a heavy blow in 2004. One of their two most important Thoroughbred breeding stallions died. Prince Thatch xx passed away July 22, 2004.

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Londonderry born for success

Londonderry born for success

Written by on March 14, 2008 in Bloodlines with 0 Comments

Vollrath Lessing’s sire Londonderry, a *1995, chestnut 16.2hh Hanoverian stallion, was born for success.

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Young dressage horses impress top judges at NZ champs

Young dressage horses impress top judges at NZ champs

Written by on March 10, 2008 in Articles with 0 Comments

Vollrath Lessing, Berny Maubach’s handsome black five-year-old stallion, ridden by Jutta Rosenblatt, immediately took the eye in the Astek Stud Young Dressage Horse championship at the recent Bates NZ Dressage Championships, writes Joan Gilchrist.

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Grande

Grande

Written by on October 10, 2006 in Bloodlines with 0 Comments

Here is a informative article about a very great ‘little’ stallion, whose bloodlines New Zealand has in Genius and Worldwide P.B. and way back in Dynamit (Goldfisch II) and Distelfink (Duellant).

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Vollrath and Hanoverian stallion of the year winners

Vollrath and Hanoverian stallion of the year winners

Written by on October 5, 2006 in Bloodlines with 0 Comments

Title-winning stallions relevant to Vollrath Stud resident sires.

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Devil’s Own xx – Detektiv: The famous D-line

Devil’s Own xx – Detektiv: The famous D-line

Written by on June 6, 2002 in Bloodlines with 0 Comments

The foundation sire of the modern D-line was the chestnut stallion Detektiv, who stood at stud from 1926 – 1943 leaving (for NZ relevant) the chestnuts Dolman (1933) and Dwinger (1939)

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