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New Horizons Haflingers offers exceptional world-class purebred registered Haflinger sport horses for sale that are tall, modern and athletic. Horses owned and bred by us are shown in major breed shows and open USDF/USEF rated shows throughout the Midwest and East coast, winning on-the-line in dressage sport horse breeding classes and under saddle in dressage, eventing, hunters and jumpers, against Warmbloods and many other breeds! As the 2015 and 2011 USEF Leading Breeder of Haflinger Dressage Sport Horses, and the Reserve 2012 USEF Leading Breeder of Haflinger Dressage Horses, we consistently produce sport horse type Haflingers of the highest quality. We may not be one of the biggest farms, but our record reflects that we are one of the best! Our focus on quality versus quantity ensures that horses get the utmost attention and care. Our small, select group of mares were chosen from the best Austrian, German and Dutch bloodlines available, and we keep some of their exceptional offspring as future breeding and performance prospects.
New Horizons Haflingers have the temperament, rideability and personality that adult amateurs and young riders appreciate, and the talent, athleticism, and correct, pure gaits that professionals desire. Our philosophy is based on the belief that horses need to be extremely trainable, rideable, and willing to work, in addition to having eye appeal, excellent conformation, and correct movement. Our broodmares stand 14.2 1/2H-15.1H and are by GOLD, SILVER, ELITE, SUPREME, STAR, and/or NATIONAL CHAMPION stallions. All of our mares that have been inspected are SILVER and GOLD classified and proven performers, all presented to RPSI have been approved for breeding and achieved Mare Book I status, with two awarded PREMIUM status, and several have won NATIONAL CHAMPION titles through AHR, AWS, RPSI and USDF national shows, inspections, and year-end awards programs. Breeding age horses out of our program have been approved for breeding and are Silver and GOLD classified with AHR, as well as approved for breeding and entered in Main Mare Book I of RPSI, with some achieving Premium status.
Our SILVER classified Austrian imported stallion, Stellar TVR, stands @14.3H and has a pedigree full of GOLD-rated horses, ELITE bloodlines, and World and European Champions. With his excellent conformation, powerful movement, and wonderful temperament, Stellar has made his mark in the Haflinger and sporthorse world! In 2013 Stellar made history as the first Haflinger to attend the North American Stallion Testing. With an overall outstanding score of 7.98, he was awarded his lifetime breeding approval and license (Stud Book I) for both Weser Ems and RPSI. Stellar is also the first Haflinger stallion to be approved for breeding through the American Warmblood Society, and has received two out of five stars in their Five Star Recognition Program (/*/ /*/ / /). In 2011 Stellar was named USDF National Champion Haflinger, with the highest median score in both open and IBC classes of all Haflingers in the country. He has also won Grand Champion and Reserve Champion at USDF rated shows in both IBC and open classes in Zone 1. Stellar was the highest scoring stallion on the 2011 AHR U.S. inspection tour, with a score of 77. Every one of Stellar's foals inspected by RPSI thus far has been awarded premium status (3 Gold Premiums and one Silver Premium that just missed Gold), and his first mare presented to RPSI was approved for breeding into Main Mare Book I in 2015. Stellar's foals are in high demand, with most of them selling inutero, sometimes two years in advance.
Most of our horses are also registered with RPSI in addition to AHR, and have lifetime registration with the United States Dressage Federation (USDF) and the United States Equestrian Federation (USEF).
New Horizons Haflingers/Lilac Farms LLC is located 30 minutes Northeast of Michigan State University in Laingsburg, Michigan. Please feel free to contact owner Mary Procopio via e-mail at email@example.com or by phone (h) 517 651 2011 or (c) 517 410 8000.
Breeding modern, athletic Haflingers for sport and pleasure! Outstanding performance and breeding prospects for sale with outstanding trainability, rideability, exemplary work ethics, and a desire to please! We would be happy to assist you with your breeding and performance goals!
We are proud to be founding members of the Haflinger Owners' Promotional Enterprise (H.O.P.E.). New Horizons Haflingers upholds the highest standards of professionalism and care for both our horses and our clients. We are also members of the American Haflinger Registry (AHR), Weser-Ems (Pferdestammbuches Weser-Ems e.V.) Breeder's Society, RPSI (the North American division of the Pferdezuchtverband Rheinland-Pfalz-Saar), American Warmblood Society (AWS), North American Sport Pony Registry (NASPR), United States Dressage Federation (USDF), the United States Equestrian Federation (USEF), and the USSBA (U.S. Sport Horse Breeders Association).
Photos, from top: Our USDF DSHB National Champion, Silver Classified Austrian imported stallion, Stellar TVR, making his dressage under saddle debut with a score of 73% at Training Level Test 2 at the USDF Dressage at Waterloo June 2016 Show (photo credit Kiersten Danford); Stellar's first foal out of our Supreme mare R Noble Rose APF, Ressonance of New Horizons, pictured here as a yearling. At age three Ria was approved for breeding and entered into the top mare book of RPSI, and AHR inspected and approved at 77 points; Rivendell of New Horizons (Stellar TVR x VPrSt Ricola DTA), 2015 RPSI Gold Premium (8.2) and Site inspection champion over nine Warmblood and sport pony foals showing off her exceptional movement as a yearling in spring 2016; A Black Tie Affair NW_HRZN, aka "Tux," bred by us and purchased in utero by Jennie Deephouse of Dreamfield Manor Farm, showing off his outstanding movement at only four years of age at the 2014 KILE Haflinger Breed Show where he was named Grand Champion Stallion/Gelding; Stellar's 2014 filly RPSI Gold Premium filly, Rafinja of New Horizons, out of our AWS National Inspection Champion silver classified and RPSI Premium mare, VPrSt Ricola DTA, showing off her powerful trot at the 2014 RPSI inspection where she was site Champion filly and awarded Gold Premium status with a score of 8.1; one of Stellar's 2015 fillies, Rivendell of New Horizons, out of our RPSI Premium and AHR silver classified mare Ricola DTA,after being awarded Gold Premium status with a score of 8.2 and Site Inspection Champion foal (out of nine foals) at the 2015 RPSI Michigan inspection;
Mythical TOF, our seventeen year old broodmare by Gold classified Elite Aristocrat TOF and out of the Star mare, Malvina TOF; our most recent addition, Mythical TOF's daughter, the 80 point exceptional moving Myriam GHJ, by the SUPREME National Champion stallion Arno van het Nieshof; Reahna of Lilac Farms, bred by us and owned by Dreamfield Manor Farm, showing off her fantastic extended trot with Chelsea Deephouse at Buck's County Horse Park in PA in 2013 (photo credit: Jennie Deephouse); AHR GOLD classified Rosina of New Horizons (Zeena), bred by us and owned by Dreamfield Manor Farm, under saddle at the 2013 AHR National Show where she won first place in all of her dressage classes! Rosina is a full sibling to AHR GOLD classified (82 points) Radiance of New Horizons (aka "Chela"), the 2015 AHR inspection co-Champion, 2015 highest scoring horse that year (tie), and now ties for the second highest scoring horse in the history of the AHR inspection and classification program! Chela made her dressage debut at intro level in June 2016 at the USDF Dressage at Waterloo show with owner Tori Morrissey where she brought home two blue ribbons at a high score of 72%!; Rock My World New Horizons, Stellar's 2015 Gold Premium foal out of the AHR Supreme mare, R Noble Rose APF; Romantique of Lilac Farms, the oldest full sibling to Reahna, Rosina and Radiance, bred by us and owned by Carol Kvingedal, at the Region 7 dressage clinic in California with George Morris in June 2016.