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    The person who posed the question was referring...

    The person who posed the question was referring to Friesian x QH, not Warmblood x QH. There's a big difference. That aside, I do believe that the breeder of mention is, indeed, marketing their horses...
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    The vast majority of Friesian x QH (or Paint)...

    The vast majority of Friesian x QH (or Paint) crosses are strictly for color, and are marketed virtually 100% of the time as "Friesian cross" rather than "QH cross". While I'm sure there are some...
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    No, you don't sound like a jerk ladyj79. I'll be...

    No, you don't sound like a jerk ladyj79. I'll be the first one to admit that Friesians are not the ideal dressage horses -- by far. But the fact of the matter is, many of their fans want to ride them...
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    I think you're overreacting to my point. You cut...

    I think you're overreacting to my point. You cut off the second half of my quote. Here it is again:



    But even then, I'm sure there are people out there who would disagree and insist that, with...
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    Sure, but that doesn't mean it's always a good...

    Sure, but that doesn't mean it's always a good idea to cross them to each other. A cross between a world champion TWH and a world champion Clydesdale is really not a good idea if one is breeding for...
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    My post was in reference to the exchange between...

    My post was in reference to the exchange between sprite, pinecone and NoDQhere. I fully realize that the intention of the thread was not to endorse ridiculous breedings!





    I'm sure it's...
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    Yes, I apologize. I meant the AHS. I'm not...

    Yes, I apologize. I meant the AHS. I'm not "disagreeing" with anything. I'm simply stating that inspections and standards of breeding stock are a GOOD thing, and that it's in the best interest of...
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    The North American sister registries of some...

    The North American sister registries of some European WB registries, in particular the GOV and AHA, are extremely discerning with their inspections of foals, mares, and stallions. Stallions must...
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    Too many? That's not a justification for not...

    Too many? That's not a justification for not holding inspections. In fact, it should have been a financial boon to the registry. Lack of any standard with which to objectively rate a horse's various...
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    Oh God, please don't let this thread turn into...

    Oh God, please don't let this thread turn into some kind of "justification" for breeding anything to anything.

    One of the big problems of the U.S. based breed registries is that approvals and...
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    Hilltop Farm offers a LFG with his frozen. That's...

    Hilltop Farm offers a LFG with his frozen. That's probably your best bet.
  12. At this point, "Friesian x uterus" is NOT a wise...

    At this point, "Friesian x uterus" is NOT a wise marketing strategy (And it never should have been.) I'd also like to pose the question to these breeders -- What, exactly, is your breeding goal? And...
  13. No. And they never actually did. That was a scare...

    No. And they never actually did. That was a scare tactic.
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    Furstenball. :)

    Furstenball. :)
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    Well, if you're "into" that sort of thing, you...

    Well, if you're "into" that sort of thing, you may as well go full tilt and do a Friesian x Zebra. ;) If it's a colt, you could keep him intact and have the ultimate color breeder fantasy stallion....
  16. Thanks, Hippolyta! I think the best examples...

    Thanks, Hippolyta!

    I think the best examples of controlled, well-thought-out breeding choices are done with the major European Warmblood stallion testings and approvals. To me, it's a no-brainer...
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    Oh geez. PLEASE don't give anyone any "bright...

    Oh geez. PLEASE don't give anyone any "bright ideas"! Lol ;)
  18. **BLUSH** Why, thank you Daventry! YES --...

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    Why, thank you Daventry!

    YES -- to say I put thought into my breeding choices is an understatement. Unfortunately, I think the vast majority of "Hairy Horse" crossbreeders don't even...
  19. I should have specified "purebred Friesians", and...

    I should have specified "purebred Friesians", and even then, I concur that not ALL of them have that stiff, up-and-down sewing needle type action as well. I also think that "bornfreenowexpensive's"...
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    MonterStables, do you know what the "other" half...

    MonterStables, do you know what the "other" half of the cross was? Without knowing who the sire and dam were, it's difficult to truly pass judgement. Of course, not all Friesian stallions should BE...
  21. No offense, but...HUH? Friesian trots are NOT...

    No offense, but...HUH? Friesian trots are NOT easy to sit! They are one of the most difficult trots to sit.

    I'd like to pose the question to this breeder of "all things Friesian and/or Gypsy...
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    Friesian mules. :disgust: ...

    Friesian mules. :disgust:

    http://4.bp.blogspot.com/_IS6u0pZVIIQ/S5-INOPeBqI/AAAAAAAAKp4/2G0i_eXYekw/s400/freemule.jpg
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    What's her budget like?

    What's her budget like?
  24. Does he look like he's by your stallion,...

    Does he look like he's by your stallion, Sugarbrook? :)
  25. Thanks skyy -- yes that's the pony. :) I actually...

    Thanks skyy -- yes that's the pony. :) I actually know the pony and have seen him quite a few times. I was more wondering about his pedigree (being a pedigree geek & all), as I'm not 100% sure the...
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