Vivaldi and Ampere join the roster!
Following our succesful partnership with Briar 899's owners, we are now able to supply our dressage customers exclusively with semen from Vivaldi and Ampere.
These are two of the most exciting...
Clinton II goes to Belgium
Our super Holsteiner stallion Clinton II, is now stationed with Haras des Concessions, so that we can send semen all around the EU. Clinton II was a 7 year old world championships finalist, was placed...
Briar 899 to stand at The Stallion Company
Briar 899, one of the greatest dressage horses in history, 3 times Olympian, 8 times World Cup finalist, competed at every championship for ten consecutive years, for 8 years was the world's top dressawge...
Clinton II in the UK!
One of our new stallions, Clinton II (Carolus I x Calypso II), is currently at our centre in the UK for the European stallion show season and for our Open Day on the 30th March.
Open Day - 30th March!
The Stallion Company Open Day - will be at our centre at Buckholt Park between Ashford and Canterbury on Saturday the 30th March starting at 12pm and finishing at 6pm (or when the bar runs dry). Lara de...
Odermus R - a second top 100 stallion!
The Stallion Company have agreed to buy the WBFSH #93 jumping stallion, and KWPN stallion test champion Odermus R, from The swedish National Stud and VDL Stud.
Odermus R will stand at our...
Kannan #2 in the world!!!
Our flagship stallion Kannan (Volataire x Nimmerdor) has finished 2012 as the WBFSH #2 jumping stallion and top KWPN stallion.
Kannan sired the London 2012 Gold Medallist Nino des Buissonets...
More success for Esteban in Pau!
Congratulations to Merel Blom, taking 13th her first ever 4* at Pau, and picking up the training bursary for being the highest placed newcomer to 4*, with Rumour Has it (ESTEBAN). Note to Dutch selectors.............this...
More great results for Kannan this weekend
Results for the weekend so far- HOYS, 1,40m 2nd Molly Malone (KANNAN), 3rd Quintera (KANNAN).1,45m 3rd Ominerale Courcelle (KANNAN), 6th Qunitera (KANNAN). Rio de Janeiro 5* - 1,60 Quenzo de la Roque (KANNAN),...
Clinton II 5YO, tops the AOS auction
Our new stallion Clinton II (Carolus I x Calypso II), just had the top selling horse at Schockemohles AOS auction, selling for 250000€ as a five year old. The damsire? KANNAN. A double winner for The...
We've bought Clinton II from PS
As part of our expansion, and a desire to add a top Holsteiner to our string, The Stallion Company has bought the Asian Games silver medallist Clinton II (Carolus I x Calypso II).
Rubicell offspring wins Two golds!!
At the London Paralympics, the son of Rubicell, FBW Rainman, ridden by the Belgian grade IV rider, Michele George, won two gold medals.
Rubicell is currently the 41st ranked eventing sire,...
Royaldik tops the UK Futurity!
For the third year in succession, a Stallion Company sire walks off with the highest number of elites awarded in the series, at the 2012 BEF Futurity.
This was Royaldik's first year with...
Kannan's Nino wins Olympic Gold!!!
The Stallion Company are extatic that out flagship stallion Kannan's offspring Nino des Buissonets has won the Olympic Gold medal.
We team sat in the stands watching in amazement as Nino...
Kismet (KANNAN) wins GP in the USA!
Kismet 50, formerly the ride of Meredith Micheals Beerbaum, by KANNAN, has won the GP in New Hampshire over the weekend taking the first prize of $75000.
Now ridden by top US rider Candice...
Stallion Company kids go to London!
The London Olympics will be an exciting and nervous time for The Stallion company: So far (and there are still ten days to go) we have three representatives of our stallions selected: Bufero van het Panishof...
Grafenstolz filly out of Brit for sale
The yearling filly by Grafenstolz out of Headley Brittania is being sold by auction this month.
She will inherit the movement, scope, temperament and looks of Grafenstolz and the heart of...
Kannan kids winning!!
Results from the weekend so far - The fantastic Molly Malone by Kannan, ridden by Billy Twoomey, took 6th in the 1.40m in Antwerp, she'ss only 8 and we've been watching her career since she was five, she'll...
Nino des Buissonets, Vice World Cup Champion
Kannan's leading product, Nino des Buissonets (out of a Narcos II mare), last night took the Vice Champion title at the World Cup final in S'Hertenbosch.
Having qualified for the London...
3 Kannan kids placed in the same GP!
Three Kannan kids placed in the Auvers Grand Prix 4ème OTHELLO DU PHARE avec David Jobertie - 7ème OLIDAY D'IRA avec Alexis Gauthier - 8ème PADOCK DU PLESSIS avec Timothée Anciaume.
Olympian, Ismene du Temple choses Esteban!
Esteban's first mare of the year (Ismene du Temple, the highest placed mare at the 2008 Olympics), will be covered tomorrow morning.
The agents in France are the Haras Nationaux (France...
Rumour Has It (Esteban) placed in CCI3*
Last weekend in Italy, at a CCI3*, Merel Blom and her Esteban offspring, Rumour Has It, took fourth place.
Merel has been campaigning Rumour Has It, in recent months to earn enough points...
British Stallion show - Hartpury 28 Jan
The big stallion show in the UK is at Hartpury on the 28th January, and the stars from The Stallion Company will be there.
Grafenstolz, Esteban, Royaldik and Rubicell will all be there,...
We've bought Parco!!
As part of our continued growth and following a very successful 2011, we have bought the legendary jumping stallion Parco, and he will stand at our new stallion centre at Pelion Stud near Reading, UK.
Nino des Buissonets 2nd in WC rankings
Kannan's current best product, Nino des Buissonets (out of a Narcos II mare), currently lies second in the FEI World Cup standings, following three top five finishes in the last four Grand Prix.
On the move!
Moving again! – sadly Touchwood Stud is closing its doors this month and so the boys will be on the move again. I have decided to take control of the situation, so we are all moving back to Pelion...
Kannan kids at the top!
The last week has seen two of Kannans offspring hitting the heights:
Bridget tool the bronze at the Pan Am Games with Bernardo Alves, whilst Nino des Buissonets had taken third in the World...
Kannan world #5 and #8!!
Kannan has finished 2011 as the world's #5 jumping sire with over 7500 points, almost twice last years score which saw him leap to 8th.
Equally, he has finished as the world's #8 eventing...
Lilian's daughter is for sale
Our super mare Lilian, who is the mother of Olympic team gold medallist Butts Leon, has her daughter Leonie selected for the Top Eventers sale on 13th November.
Leonie has already bred a...
Stallion show at the Beaufort.
Grafenstolz, Royaldik, Esteban and Rubicell will be presented at the Beaufort Enbryo Transfer Center near Badminton.
The event will take place on Sunday 30th October starting before lunch.
Kannan looking good for top 5 finish
Our flagship stallion, Kannan, finished 2010 at #8 in the WBFSH jumping sire rankings, and at #83 in the eventing sire rankings.
As the rankings points close, we can confirm that he has...
Graf second in Express Eventing final
Not content with the success of his offspring this year, Graf came out of retirement to take a superb second place at this years Express Eventing final, losing by only 0.3 points after a time fault in...
Graf kids dominate the Finals!
Once again, the Osberton Futurity finals have seen Grafenstolz offspring lead the way, taking the first three places. Giving Graf the champion foal for the second consectutive year, from his first two...
Rubicell is getting better!
For all of you who have been following the progress of Rubicell following his massive internal bleed in July, will be pleased to see these photos.
Rubicell continues to be the UK based stallion...
Grafenstolz foals dominate finals entries!
For the second successive year, Grafenstolz foals look set to dominate the Futurity Eventing finals at Osberton.
From his second crop since he moved to the UK, Graf has 50% of the entries,...
Billy Shannon (Kannan) takes fourth at Blenheim.
Kannan's current best eventing product Billy Shannon, ridden by Pippa Funnell, took fourth in last weeks Blenheim 3*.
Kannan has so many eventing offspring in the top 2000, that he is likely...
Edino (Esteban) wins Dutch 3* Champs
Esteban, our latest purchase had a great success at the weekend with his son Edino: 2nd overall CIC3 Breda and Winner! of the Dutch Championships Eventing 3*!!!! Congratulations Madeleine Brugman.
A Graf wins the BYEH 5 year olds!
Zeno das Gluck, ridden by Piggy French, has won the 5 year old Burghley Young Event horse final.
Winning by 4.5 points, he lead going into the gallop and scored a perfect 10! Zeno had previously...
Kannan at the top in the UK Futurity!
Kannan, our world #8 jumping stallion, and #83 eventing stallion, finishes the UK BEF Futurity series with the highest overall average of all stallions in all disciplines.
Kannan is looking...
Esteban arrives in the UK
Following our purchase of Esteban earlier this year, he has now completed his stud duties in Germany, and was transported recently to Touchwood Stud to cover remaining mares in the UK.
Graf 5YO qualifies for Burghley Final!
Zeno das Gluck, a 5YO gleding by Grafenstolz won the Carlton BYEH qualifier and will go to Burghley on Friday 2nd September. His sire will be presented at Burghley the day before in the main ring at Burghley.
Butt's Leon's mum, now British owned!
The mother of Olympic Eventing Gold Medallist (team), Champion of Lumuhlen 4* and Vice Champion of Badminton 2010, Butt's Leon, has been bought by The Stallion Company.
Lilian 10 (Star Regent...
The Legend returns!!!
Graf is back!!! He just qualified for the Express Eventing final at HOYS. 2nd with Alex HT at Blenheim today. The horse hasn't competed in any kind of eventing or jumping for exactly three years. Good...
Flipper foal wins German show!!
This superb foal by Flipper d'Elle, won the foal competition in Stuttgart-Herrenberg (Germany) on Sunday (July 10th), with a score of 10 for movement!!!
That will have shocked most of the...
River of Joy (Rubicell) take 2nd at Greenwich
World Champion Micheal Jung and his super Rubicell product River of Joy, took second place at the Greenwich Olympic trial event yesterday.
We're sponsoring Writtle College's breeding program
The Stallion Company has sponsored part of the breeding program at Writtle College for 2011.
During part of my lecture tour in 2011, I discovered that Writtle were having to pay for breedings...
"Help" video for the 2011 Futurity series
For our clients who wish to take foals by our stallions to the BEF Futurity series 2011, just click on this link http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qhnlqfLGQEQ
The Stallion Company are big supporters...
Esteban bought by The Stallion Company
The Stallion Company has bought the thoroughbred stallion Esteban, From Viktory Stables in Belgium.
Esteban currently stands at Zuchthof Roxforde, and he will stay there for the rest of...
River of Joy takes 4th at Compiegne
This super son of our world ranked #32 stallion Rubicell, ridden by Micheal Jung, has been placed 4th his his first run on 2011. River of Joy was last years winner of the German stage of the FEI eventing...
Mylord Carthago exclusively available!
The Stallion Company have been given the exclusivity by the French National Stud, on WEG superstar Mylord Carthago, There are only 50 doses available, and our existing clients get first call. If you're...
See the boys at Belton Horse Trials
Grafenstolz, Royaldik and Rubicell will all be at Belton Horse Trials on Sunday 3rd April. A very popular stallion show, The Stallion Company will be there on mass, giving its support to the event, which...
Open day at Touchwood Stud
Touchwood Stud near Hungerford, are holding their open day on Sunday 10th April. Grafenstolz, Royaldik and Rubicell will be on display. All the boys can be seen under saddle and in their boxes. If you're...
Two stallion shows this weekend!
Grafenstolz, Royaldik and Rubicell will be at two stallion shows on Saturday. The first at Chiltern Equine clinic at 10.30 am, http://www.chilternequine.com/stallion-showcase/
and then on to the...
Graf, Royaldik and Rubicell now at Touchwood
Our stallions are now stationed at Touchwood Stud near Hungerford. Orders are still to come through us in the office, but collections and shipments should all go to Gemma Austin on 07769 582590
Breeding seminar at Oakham vets
On March 16, 2011 we will be holding a fun and informative evening that promises to be of interest to both professional and amateur breeders. Speakers include:-
Matt Hecking - Stud manager...
Two Heraldik's head for Badminton
Butts Abraxxas (Ingrid Klimke) and Happy Times (Sam Griffiths), have both been accepted into Badminton 2011. They are by world #1 eventing sire Heraldik, who is the full brother of the mother of our own...
Flamenco de Semilly now available
The WBFSH #32 jumper sire is now available exclusively through The Stallion Company in the UK and Ireland. Flamenco is by "Chef de Race" Le Tot de Semilly (sire of Itot du Chateau, Diamant de Semilly...
Bank Holidays in Europe for April
BELGIUM 25 MON
FRANCE 25 MON
GERMANY 21 THU + 22 FRI + 25 MON
ITALY 25 MON
N IRL 22 FRI + 25 MON
NETHERLANDS 22 FRI + 25 MON + 30 SAT
REP IRL 22 FRI + 25 MON
Prolific Dressage Stallion Wie Weltmeyer standing in the UK
An exciting move in British Breeding sees the arrival of Wie Weltmeyer to the UK. The licensed Hanoverian stallion owned and ridden by British Dressage rider Emma Hindle, enjoyed a phenomenal dressage...
BEF Futurity dates for 2011
The Futurity dates for 2011 have been released:
Tue 12 July Writtle College Essex
Thu 14 July The Grange Devon
Tue 19 July Myerscough College Lancashire
Thu 21 July...
Two more wins for Royaldik
Another week sees another double win for Royaldik at Merrist Wood. He is now qualified for the Summer regionals, and Liz will concentrate on getting him qualified for the Advanced Medium Nationals at...
We've bought Rubicell!
Following meeting in Vienna earlier this week, we have bought the world #35 eventing stallion Rubicell.
By Rubinstein I out of a Lord Liberty mare, Rubicell won dressage classes at Intermediare...
Another win for Royaldik
Royaldik won the Medium at Wellington Riding, by more than 3%.
Royaldik keeps winning
Our newest stallion Royaldik has been with his rider Liz Diegutis for just 6 weeks and has already won 4 out of 5 dressage classes, and a second.
Bridget wins again!
The 9 year old mare by Kannan has won th e1.50m class at the 5* meeting at verona
Kannan hits the world rankings
Our own stallion Kannan is announced as the World number 8 jumping stallion, and is the youngest in the World top ten!!! He is also, the world number 83 eventing sire!
Heraldik kids at WEG!
Heraldik, the full uncle of our stallion Royaldik, has three offspring in the WEG eventing and two in the jumping!!! He also had one in the dressage at the European Championships last year. Heraldik...
Kannan offspring at the WEG!!!
Kannan has one offspring in the WEG eventing, Quirinal de la Bastide who is out of a tb mare.
Kannan rising up the rankings!
Kannan now has 13 products in the top 1000 jumping horses in the latest WBFSH rankings. He also has a total of 27 in the top 2000. Kannan has three offspring in the top 1500 eventing horses as well!!!
Graf kids at Bundeschampionat
Two graf offspring made it to the Bundeschampionat last week, one in each age group.
Graf wins Futurity top sire!!
Grafenstolz, in his first season in the BEF Futurity has won the top sire award. He is also the top all time event sire, has the top foal and has five of the top ten event foals in 2010.
Royaldik comes to the UK!!!
French Stallions have bought Royaldik, the 2002 German stallion champion who is out of the full sister of Heraldik the world's #1 eventing stallion. He will stand at Pelion Stud near Reading in the UK...
Grafenstolz heads the Futurity
Grafenstolz currently leads the Futurity rankings for 2010 for both eventing and all disciplines!!! He now also heads the all time eventing rankings.
Bridgit Wins the Monaco GP
Kannan's best offspring Bridgit won the Monaco GP!!!
Bridget (Kannan) wins GP Monaco
In Monte Carlo yesterday, Bernardo Alves won the Global Champions Tour Grand Prix with the superb Bridget!!!
Baloubet - the best deal ever!
French Stallions now brings its breeders in the UK and Ireland the best deal ever available on this stunning Olympic gold medallist! Available fresh/frozen during the week for the phenomenal price of...
Alligator Fontaine Fresh semen!
For our breeders in the UK and Ireland, we are now able to supply fresh semen during the week.
Grafenstolz - 69% in first PSG!
Graf won the Advanced 100 with 73% gaining a 10 for the five loop serpentine, then in his first ever Prix St George scored 69%
Kannan kids at Paris
Kannan had great success in Paris, with Bridget and Boomerang (Dennis Lynch) taking 3rd and 4th in 1.50 accumulator.
Come to the UK Stallion Expo 201
We have created the first UK Stallion Expo, which will take place at The College, Keysoe on the 13th and 14th February 2010. 100 stallions 25 trade stands and plenty to see and do.
We've bought Kannan
We're very excited to announce the purchase of Kannan. This demi god of breeding along with Grafenstolz, represents a huge step forward in our expansion. With 110 offspring currently jumping internationally,...
We've bought Grafenstolz!!!
Following several weeks of negotiation, we have bought the eventing superstar Grafenstolz. He will stand at Twemlows Hall and will be available fresh throughout the season.
Corofino I now available
Great news for British, Irish and US breeders. Corofino I semen is now available.
This #29 stallion in the world from stamm 318D, lists Russel II, Corlato, Chatman and Corofina as his best...
New Dollar du Murier foal
We have had our first dollar du Murier foal this morning. A bay colt with white hind sock and blaze, he's leggy and strong.
Jaguar Mail on the team!
Jaguar Mail's owner Bernard le courtois has been asked by the Swedish Federation, for his passport for Beijing.
Jaguar is now in the last five to go.
Jaguar Mail 2nd in Hickstead:
Jaguar had a fantastic week at Hickstead (July) coming second in the GP on the Thursday and fifth in the King George V cup on the Sunday. He's really starting to show his class in these bigger events...
We are agents for Guidam:
French Stallions are proud to announce that they have been appointed the agents for the Keur stallion Guidam. We are absolutely overjoyed to add Guidam to our list of already superb stallions, and he...
Flipper D'Elle - all semen sold fo
BUT WE'VE STILL GOT OURS !! We have been contacted by the French National Stud, to say that all Flipper D'Elle semen (for export) has been sold. That's not good news for Europe's breeders who were slow...
Jalisca Solier ( Alligator Fontai
Alligator Fontaine ( Noren x Nighty Fontaine x Dark Tiger xx ), one of the best stallions of Haras de Brullemail ( France ) is the proud sire of the mare Jalisca Solier ( dam: Dune Solier x Jalisco B )...