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Lingh Retires from Active Breeding – Frozen Semen Available

Lingh Retirement  February 10, 2015  LUCKY LINGH Dear Friends, Gestut Birkhof, Thomas Casper and Karin Reid Offield are pleased to announce that the beloved and celebrated stallion Lingh will now enjoy a well deserved retirement in 2015! With his active breeding career now over, we look forward to celebrating Lingh’s 22nd birthday this spring.  Lingh’s offspring […]

Munich, Germany and Stallion licensing of Lingh Offspring

Thanks to Euro Dressage for this story!   http://www.eurodressage.com/equestrian/2015/01/31/four-premium-dressage-stallions-2015-south-german-stallion-licensing

Lingh youngster to Norway – wonderful news!

Hey! Now here comes a greeting from a happy breeder in Sweden. A 2011 filly born on our farm. The mother was First Whish. The foal was named Linguetta, and was brown with a white blaze and white front feet (Karin’s translation… ) A very pleasant and positive personality. Fearless, intelligent and willing to learn. […]

News from Wellington, Florida – the Jumping Circuit

2015 Winter Equestrian Festival and Adequan® Global Dressage Festival Host Opening Press Conference For Immediate Release Wellington, FL – January 6, 2015 – Equestrian Sport Productions (ESP) hosted an opening press conference on Tuesday afternoon at the Palm Beach International Equestrian Center (PBIEC) in Wellington, FL, to kick off the start of the 2015 Winter […]

Dressage in Wellington, Florida 2015

Here is some great press! Adequan® Global Dressage Festival Welcomes the 2015 Season The Adequan® Global Dressage Festival kicked off the 2015 season with a panel for discussion of its highlights on Tuesday. Mark Bellissimo, Thomas Baur, Allyn Mann, Daniel Martin Dockx, and Devon Kane were there to talk about the circuit. Bellissimo began, “This […]

Saying goodbye to DressageDirect –

Claartje writes….We received a wonderful letter from our first moment-sponsor and friend Karin Reid Offield that we like to share with you. November 29th 2014 Dear Claartje and trusted writers at DressageDirect, I wanted to write a personal and unsolicited letter to Claartje today after receiving her letter telling us that DressageDirect’s amazing life has […]

Chakar – by Lingh

My blog is something I care very much about. I like to bring us all news of Lingh, our life here in the United States, and sometimes special events…This summer I received a beautiful photograph of a Lingh foal – all grown up now at 7 years of age. In his photo he is a […]

Karin’s Lesson Horses for Sale – Need Great Homes

  September  2014 Dear Friends, In 2010 when Kate and I opened Brek-n-Ridge Farm in Harbor Springs, Michigan we wanted to create a stable where adults and children could come to take lessons and learn to ride dressage. We have accomplished that goal and more, and in the four years we have accumulated these amazing […]

Western Dressage Training at Brek-n-Ridge Farm

Trailer in, or use one of our schoolmasters for lessons…….safe reliable horses and safe reliable instruction. Press Release:  September 2014– Expand Your Knowledge about Dressage and Increase your Performance Scores. Become comfortable in the saddle. WESTERN DRESSAGE INSTRUCTION Clinic at Brek-n-Ridge Farm in Harbor Springs, Michigan – even if you do not plan to compete! […]

Louisville’s Bon Ami Wins big in Wellington!

On Thursday Alli Brock and Bon Ami won their first Prix Saint Georges competition in Wellington at the Global Dressage Festival. Her score of 74.6 % also won the Horse of Course FEI High Score of the Day award!  Bon Ami is by Hexagon’s Louisville ( Labo) and his dam sire is Rubiquil, also a Hexagon […]

Attention : Lingh buyers and Lingh breeders in Sweden – B. Argos Bred by H.Y. Goransson for sale

B. Argos 2006   Lingh x Magini 695 ” He is a wonderful horse, such a pleasure to work with! We plan on competing him in the FEI six year old division this season.”  Thank you to rider Thomas Walker for loving your Lingh ! Extremely talented six year old stallion by Lingh offered for […]

Lingh Offspring wins Dutch Championship Z2 (Test with Flying Changes/Half Passes)

Congratulations to Cocksdorp Texel 2006  Lingh x Farrington shown by Lotje Schoots. Lovely to hear that a horse sired by Lingh has won the Dutch championship Z2 (test with flying changes, half passes etc), Find it here in Dutch with a nice picture https://www.knhs.nl/actueel/nieuws/dressuur/lotje-schoots-kampioene-in-de-z2/ The piece of the english translation is this !  March 8, 2014 The […]

Join us on March 8th to help horses

  Join us for an evening to celebrate horses and the HSUS Equine Protection program. Horses are depending on us to protect them. These majestic animals who were once the center of American life are too often the target of abuse, cruelty, and neglect. It is our job to protect them. The Humane Society of the United […]

The Search for the NEXT AMERICAN EQUESTRIAN STAR – letter

Hi Karin, I just wanted to take a moment and tell you my daughter and I watched all the episodes of THE SEARCH FOR THE NEXT AMERICAN EQUESTRIAN STAR  video’s, all 5 episodes tonight. It was wonderful to watch and learn and take it all in. It is truly great for a young rider, especially, to […]

Karin’s Blog and New News !

Click here to download “Lingh Language”to help you spell in English and foreign languages driving directions, postal addresses and email addresses .  Print it and keep it by the phone, in your wallet and in your car!  Good Luck! WELCOME TO NEW NEWS! Breeders: LINGH’s SEMEN  HAS BEEN TESTED & IS NEGATIVE.   N/N AND […]

Lingh’s Older Offspring – 4 through 8 year olds being collected in a Video Library

See the LINK to Lingh’s Older Offspring Below LinghOLDERoffspring  Library Link:       https://vimeo.com/channels/lingholderoffspring Introducing Be Blingh “In the beginning, Blingh was very easy to handle and ride.  Now there is no harm in her, she is so sweet, willing to do anything and not easily scared. There was one time I could not ride […]

GIBSON is 2nd HIGHEST PRICED PURCHASE AT 2014 KWPN AUCTION

Gibson in the Third Round GIBSON is HIGHEST PURCHASE AT AUCTION The elegant Jazz son Gibson (dam sire Lingh) was laid claim to by Russia’s Nataliya Bronnikova for €78,000. Gibson is expected to undergo his performance test in Ermelo. ___________________________________________ The 14th annual KWPN Select Sale was the closing act of another successful edition of […]

Share Your Lingh with US!

Dear Lingh Owners, Breeders and Riders,   We are proud to bring you a Lingh Offspring Library.    https://vimeo.com/channels/lingholderoffspring We are collecting performance videos of the 4 – 8 year old Linghs and will post them.   I always want the best identification of each horse, a recent fabulous photo and the videos, so – please […]

Breeding your mares ? Please consider Lingh this year!

  Press Release: January 29, 2014 Frozen semen is definitely mainstream with most vets and a majority of breeders around the world in this day and age—good news not only for expanding a stallion’s market internationally but also especially for those stallions who come under heavy demand with their local markets. We have strong international […]

Lingh 2014 Press Release: January 14, 2014 Frozen semen is definitely mainstream with most vets and a majority of breeders around the world in this day and age—good news not only for expanding a stallion’s market internationally but also especially for those stallions who come under heavy demand with their local markets. We have strong […]