Awesome 2009 Hanoverian colt by the outstanding stallion and Grand Prix horse Donnerwetter and out of our fabulous mare World Class who has already produced two approved stallions and Dark Knight could be the third. Very correct conformation and superb movement for the high levels of Dressage. Very intelligent with a great temperament. This could be your chance for that superstar that takes you to the Grand Prix show ring. ***SOLD***Congratulations to Ashlie Miller on her second purchase here at Capriole Farm with Dark Knight. Good luck to Ashlie and her trainer Lindsey on their way to Stallion approvals and then on to their journey to Grand Prix Dressage.
Fabulous Imported 13 year old Elite Hanoverian mare by Warkant by World Cup I/Grande and out of St.Pr. St. Werther's Best by Werther/Graphit. 17.1 hands with an awesome temperament and a super producer of foals of good size and movement and correct and lovely conformation. Bred to smaller stallions, her foals thus far mature to 17 hands or better. This leaves you a much wider range of high quality stallions to choose from.
West Montana was performance tested in Germany with very high scores including for Breeding: an 8 for breed and sex type, 8 for swing and elasticity of trot, 7 for head, 8 for frame, 7 for conformation, 9 for walk, 7 for neck, 7 for forelegs, 8 for correctness of gaits, 8 for general impression and development, 8 for saddle position, 6 for hindlegs. For the Performance Test: 8 for walk, 8 for trot, 8 for canter, 8 for rideability from test rider, 8 for rideability from judges, 8 for freejumping, and 8 for jumping scope. An extremely good investment for your breeding program. She has just foaled a lovely filly by our fabulous stallion Sandro Class by Sandro Hit. She is for sale without 2011 foal and we can have her bred to a stallion of your choice and she will remain at Capriole Farm at no charge to the buyer until weaning. She is an easy breeder, she conceived after one cover on the foal heat in 2010. An excellent mare and good mother. At the Hanoverian Inspections we received many, many compliments on this lovely mare. ***SOLD***Congratulations to Ashlie Miller of Washington State.
Incredible 2008 Premium Oldenburg filly by Sinatra Song by Sandro Hit and out of Dalen by Diamant. This fantastic filly already stands over 16 hands and is an awesome mover with very good conformation and has an exceptional temperament. The breeding alone on this filly makes her a great investment. Sinatra Song is fast becoming one of the most sought after stallions in America as he produces fantastic movement and temperament. The grand sire Sandro Hit has made such an impact on the development of the modern Dressage horse and Dalen's Song has all of the traits her sire and grand sire pass on. The dam sire of Dalen's Song is the outstanding Grand Prix Dressage stallion Diamant who carries the bloodlines of the famous "D" lines in the Hanoverian. ***SOLD*** Congratulations to Sarah Clark on her purchase of this fine filly. Good luck on your way to Grand Prix!
Here at Capriole Farm we accept exceptional young horses from outside breeders to sell and Julie Kinsella of Stone Quarry Sporthorses has done a fabulous job producing this exciting 2007 German Oldenburg filly by Benvolio by Bonjour, and out of Urielle by Rolando. Benvolio competed through Intermediare I and is also a talented jumper. Benvielle's dam Urielle is half sister to Robert Dover's Olympic mount Rainier. Her sire Rolando himself was a successful FEI horse. Benvielle is an elegant grey filly with beautiful movement, and much presence. Should mature to 16.2+ Great Dressage or Hunter potential. ***SOLD*** Congratulations to Leif and Marissa Aho.
Awesome, big 2010 Hanoverian colt By Royal Prince and out of our superb imported Elite Hanoverian mare West Montana who is by Warkant, the Hanoverian Stallion of the Year for 2002. This colt has super movement and the temperament is unbelievable. Should mature to 17+ hands. Who ever buys this colt is going to feel pretty smart for such a great investment. ***SOLD*** Congratulations to Robin Lake of Virginia on her purchase of Royal Appearance. Good luck with your future star!
Exceptional Dressage horse by the super star stallion in Germany, Sandro Hit. If you are looking for that special horse to take you all the way to the top, then you must come and ride this horse. His gaits alone will astound you, then his warm personality and high ride ability and talent will captivate you. Suitable for the amateur. Extensive show record through 4th Level Dressage and schooling Prix St. George makes him an ideal schoolmaster. Would be a great Young rider Horse. This horse is the same at shows, clinics or anywhere you want to take him as he is at home. He really is fun. "An amazingly talented Horse." Vetted with x-rays. Sound, some changes, will need very little maintenance. ***SOLD*** Congratulations to Stacey Gerling.
***New Arrival*** Here at Capriole Farm we accept exceptional young horses from outside breeders to sell and Julie Kinsella of Stone Quarry Sporthorses has done a fabulous job producing this stunning 2008 German Oldenburg filly sired by Benvolio by Bonjour and out of Dandridge by Davignport. Benvolio successfully competed through Intermediare I and is also a talented Jumper. Bellissima's dam is by the Intermediare Dressage horse, Davignport by Davignon l by Donnerhall. The Grand dam in the mare line of this filly produced three Grand Prix Dressage horses. Bellissima is a beautifully marked filly and has a wonderful temperament, great movement and very good conformation. In my observations of her I see that she has an incredible ability to collect which is vital to the upper level Dressage horse. She should mature around 16.1 hands. A definite FEI candidate or a strong addition to your breeding program. If you really want to know where she can go in her career, just look again at the top ad on this page. ***SOLD*** Congratulations to Sandy Pollack on her purchase of this very nice filly. ***Hey Brenda...
Just saying hi and filling you in on Bella... she is settling in quite nicely! All in all, I think she is very happy at her new home... she has some new friends, she gets brushed lots, and she has discovered apples! We have slowly begun some in-hand training and I have been very impressed with how quickly she learns and how smart and responsive she is! I also want to thank you and Bob for your hospitality, kindness, and wealth of knowledge! You didn't just sell a horse... you found a life long client! I wouldn't hesitate to purchase another horse from you or seek your assistance with training. It has been such a pleasure working with you both, so thank you!
Impressive 16.3 hand Imported Rheinlander mare by World Star/World Cup l/Pelikan. A very talented and warm hearted individual, this mare always gives you the feeling of taking care of you. She is an awesome ride and a good friend. ***SOLD***Congratulations to Wendy Dean on her purchase of Weitara. We wish you both all the success you desire in the training and showing on your journey.
Stunning 2001 Main Mare Book Oldenburg mare by the remarkable stallion Routinier and out of Sh' Sh's Phantom. A very special mare with top quality gaits and impeccable temperament. FEI candidate with the charm to whew the judges and audiences alike. Having ridden and trained Routinier for a time, I can attest to the high ride ability of him and of his foals. This mare is one of his best. ***SOLD***Congratulations to Erika Sentz on her purchase of this fabulous mare. We look forward to seeing the two of you in the Grand Prix ring someday!
Incredible imported 2006 Oldenburg stallion by Sir Donnerhall and out of the fantastic mare Wave Light by Rohdiamant. This awesome young horse has a pedigree that reads like a who's who in the great bloodlines of Germany. He has them all...Sandro Hit, Donnerhall and Rubinstein and not to mention all of the fantastic mares in these bloodlines. A definite FEI candidate and stallion prospect. ***SOLD***Congratulations to Katherine Flint of Heritage Hanoverians on her purchase of Sir Sylvester. Good luck with the stallion licensing and we will be watching for him in the future Dressage arena!
Super 2009 Premium Oldenburg filly by our fabulous stallion Sandro Class and out of the very special mare Razmataz by Routinier/Rhodimant. It doesn't get any better than this! "Rebecca" has it all. Temperament, Conformation and simply awesome Movement. A sure bet for the FEI! ***SOLD*** Congratulations to Melanie Feudo for returning to Capriole Farm to purchase her second horse from us. Good luck in your journey with your two horses.
Beautiful 2005 Oldenburg mare by Coromino by Corofino/Corrado/Cor de la Bryere and out of our super mare Just Likity Split. Very nice athletic young mare with great movement and talent for either Dressage or Jumping which makes her also a great prospect for Eventing. Super character and a people loving temperament makes this beautiful young mare perfect for the amateur. Has been started lightly under saddle and is ready to help you achieve your goals and with a pedigree like this and the talent this great young mare has, you can also breed to the stallion of your choice and produce your future Dressage star or a great Jumper or Eventer. ***SOLD*** Congratulations to Lauren Elliot and Drew Procter. Good luck!
Beautiful 2007 Oldenburg filly by Rosenthal out of Gibby Tou by Grusus/Grundstein. This very special filly exemplifies the quality that Rosenthal and the "R" line is known for producing. She has the much sought after talent, conformation and temperament. With a pedigree like this, Rosetta can be your next Dressage star or your best broodmare. Should mature to 16.2 hands.
***SOLD***Congratualtions to Sandy Kantor on her purchase of Rosetta. Good luck Sandy and Rosie!! ***"Hi Brenda,
I just thought I'd let you know that Rosie is doing great and I'm very happy with her. I've been lunging her with saddle and bridle and taking her for walks around my farm, she's very brave and interested in learning new things. Just the temperament I was hoping for. You did a great job raising her and you represented her very accurately to me.
I'll keep in touch." Sandy Kantor
Outstanding Premium 2007 colt by Donnerwetter (sire of Donnerhall), and out of our very nice 16.2 hand Trakehner mare Pyrha by Donaufurst by Mahagoni/Sokrates. Donnerwetter's ability to produce exceptional horses is proven with his famous son Donnerhall, "Stallion of the Century." We crossed that success with the success of the Mahagoni lines. Mahagoni, another of the World's leading Dressage sires and the sire of Michelle Gibson's Olympic mount in Atlanta in 1996. The list goes on and on...This is a very special colt with great conformation, super movement and an awesome temperament. A definite stallion prospect as well as a FEI Dressage prospect with many Grand Prix Dressage horses in his pedigree including his sire and dam sire. Deringer's half brother Don de Marco, by the same sire, was just licensed by the RPSI. ***SOLD - Congratulations to Austin Devlin on his purchase of Deringer. Good luck to Austin and Deringer on their way to Young Horse Competitions, the Young Rider program and on to Grand Prix and good luck with the stallion approvals!
***"Hi Brenda, Deringer settled in great and has been a fantastic addition to the barn! I
wanted to let you know how much fun we are having with him. My trainer came
out today to work with him a little on the ground and Deringer was amazing!
He was lunging so well that we decided to try and put a surcingle on him and
it didn't even phase him. Then, we decided to try and put a bridle on him
and he was great for that too. He is like a puppy! My trainer said that he
is the easiest and most talented two year old she has ever started!"
I wanted to give you another update on Deringer. He has settled in really well to our barn and is extremely well behaved and trainable. I think heís probably the smartest horse I have ever worked with!
Fabulous 2006 Trakehner filly by the super Martini son, Feuertanzer, out of our very nice Trakehner mare by Donaufurst by Mahagoni/Sokrates. Martini is still considered to be one of the World's best sires for Dressage and is known for producing superior quality horses with exceptional movement. Mahagoni, from the dam line is also one of the World's leading sires of Dressage horses and the sire of Peron, Michelle Gibson's 1996 Olympic mount. This filly is elegant with excellent movement in all three gaits. **Sold
2007 Oldenburg filly by the USEF's number one stallion for Dressage, Rosenthal by the legandary Rubinstein and out of our very nice mare Just Likity Split XX, she is half sister to Rocketeer, Secret Star and Cor De Leign. This is a very nice filly with great movement suited for Dressage or could be a very fancy Hunter and we can already see that "Justy" personality along with the great temperament the "R" line is known for! Should mature to 16.1 to 16.2 hands and will be a show stopper! **Sold Congratulations to Cindy Poulson of Erie , Pennsylvania. Good luck with Regi in your Dressage quest!!
Fantastic 2006 Black Premium Oldenburg colt by the outstanding stallion Donnerwetter, who is the sire of the "Stallion of the Century," Donnerhall! The dam is our very nice mare World Class by First Class/Furioso ll/Welt As. In addition to the fabulous sire line of Furioso and Welt As, is the mare line of St.Pr.St. 1a Premium Mare, Chinchilla by Zeus, who won the National German Championship in the Produce of Dam class winning out over 14 of Germany's best producing mares. She was Oldenburg Champion Mare and won her age class at the Federal Show in Verden, plus won the DLR mare class three times. World Class competed and placed very well in the breed division at Dressage At Devon and has produced premium foals every time. This colt has shown in the breed divisions and the comments are always "A definite Dressage prospect" and "possibly a stallion prospect." Super nice colt! *SOLD - Congratulations to Gina Benson-Cook of Centaur Farm in Georgia! "I am so happy with my purchase of Don De Marco. I really have high hopes for him as a stallion prospect. He is such a delight and so well behaved. I appreciate your time and hospitality that you gave us when we came to your farm. We really enjoyed meeting you and seeing your beautiful farm. I wish we would have had more time to see the rest of your horses. I will keep in touch with information and updates on Donny and I am sure I will be contacting you for your guidance along the journey to his stallion approvals. Thank you again, Gina Benson-Cook, Centaur Farms." ***Congratulations to Don de Marco and Centaur Farms for a successful stallion licensing!
2004 Oldenburg filly by the oustanding stallion Sandro Hit. Here is a fine example of how a great stallion can show his ability to produce excellent type again and again. Star's dam has consistently produced excellent riding horses with great temperaments and very affectionate, fun personalities. This filly is not only very beautifull to look at and watch as she floats over the ground with her very expressive and correct movement, but she has the best temperament. She will go any where you want her to go! She can make you the very best riding horse or a great addition to your brood mare band. Should mature to 16 hands. A super prospect for the Young Rider program. ***SOLD*** - Congratulations to Melanie Feudo in Virginia on her purchase of this super filly.
2005 Bay Oldenburg gelding by the fabulous stallion Routinier by Rohdiamant/Rubinstein who is known for producing foals with high rideability and trainability for which the "R" line is famous for. In his stallion test Routinier received 9's for Conformation, Walk, Trot, Canter and Jumping Under Saddle and a 10 for Willingness to Work.
Prince's dam is a really nice mare with a bomb-proof temperament and this big colt has the best I've seen yet. Her full sister was Virginia State Hunter Champion and she has very comfortable gaits and is naturally forward moving. Prince is a modern type with an extravagant uphill trot, very good ground covering walk and a super fluid canter. This colt has FEI written all over him for Dressage or Jumping, or he would excel in the Hunters as well. Currently standing 16.1 hands and should mature to 16.3 to 17+ hands. **Sold - Congratulations to Sallie Spenard. Good luck on your journey to Grand Prix Dressage.
2003 Oldenburg gelding by the fabulous stallion Routinier/Rhodiamant/Rubinstein, out of our very nice mare Romantic Elegance/Son of a Roman XX. Romeo is a wonderful Dressage or Hunter prospect. The sire line is well known for high rideability and trainability and Romeo certainly has inherited all of the great traits his sire line and his dam line passes on. The dam's full sister won the Virginia State Hunter Championship and the sire scored a 10 for Willingness to Work and an incredible 9 for Jumping Under Saddle as well as 9's for Conformation, Trot, Walk and Canter. I believe this talented young horse would excell in either discipline and is suited for the amateur or the professional. He currently stands 16 hands and should mature to 16.2 to 16.3 hands. Romeo is showing great aptitude as he begins his under saddle training. I give him a 10 for his willingness to work everyday and his eagerness to learn.
SOLD Congratulations to Sandy and Cortne Retzlaff. "Romeo is a real gentleman with a great work ethic and a loving heart. With his athletic ability he promises to excel in both Dressage and Jumping. Brenda has done her homework with her breeding and training program. Thank you, Brenda - your solid but natural training methods have given us a great foundation to bring up Romeo to his utmost potential. We are thrilled with our purchase of Romeo and look forward to a long relationship with Brenda as our breeder of choice. Sincerely, Courtne and Sandy Retzlaff, West Chester, PA."
2005 Oldenburg colt by Coromino/Corofino/Cor de la Bryere, out of Razmataz by Routinier/Rhodiamant/Rubinstein. Cimarron's sire was nominated First Premium for his first foal crop of 100% Premium foals in Germany. His dam sire Routinier is a FEI Level Dressage horse that scored a 10 for Willingness to Work and 9's for Walk, Trot, Canter, Conformation & Jumping Under Saddle. This exciting colt with his phenominal movement has the potential for the FEI. Should mature to 16 to 16.1 hands.
SOLD Congratulations to Gabriella Jaime!
*Update---Congratulations to Gabriella and Cimarron for winning their first class at their first show!! Update* Congratulations again to Gabriella and Cimarron as Cimarron was named Reserve Champion for Colts/Geldings at the Mid Ohio Classic with a score of 76.2%. Keep up the good work Gabby!!
2004 Oldenburg colt Rainier by Routinier out of Romantic Elegance. This big colt has what it takes to be a great Jumper, Hunter or Dressage prospect. His sire scored a 9 for Jumping Under Saddle in his 100 Day test and his damís full sister was Virginia State Hunter Champion. He has a great temperament, good conformation & movement. Rainier will be big and should mature around 17 hands.
SOLD Congratulations to Bob & Diane Schneberger.
2003 Oldenburg gelding Rocketeer by Routinier out of Just Likity Split. Rocky is an awesome Dressage or Hunter prospect with enough flash to get you noticed in the show ring. Incredible temperament suitable for the amateur, correct conformation, wonderful movement including a super canter makes this young horse an outstanding choice for your next Champion. Should mature to 16.2 to 16.3 hands.
SOLD Congratulations to Bob & Diane Schneberger. "The search for a young horse ended when I found Capriole Farm and the Hendershots. My client and I were impressed by the selection of quality young horses at Capriole Farm. Their conformation, athletic ability and great minds show the knowledge behind the Hendershot's breeding program. The Horsefeathers Syndicate purchased a hunter and a jumper prospect. Both Rocketeer and Rainier are quiet, easy to train and work with. Sunbridge Farm is excited to add these horses to their training and show program. From the vetting, paper work and transport arrangements the Hendershots are very proffesional and great to work with. Capriole Farm is definitely the place to shop." Lori Shaw-Kuglin, Trainer, Sunbridge Farm, Clarksburg, Ontario, Canada.