Opinion on Freisian and Quarter horse cross? - Page 11
   

       The Horse Forum > Horse Breeds, Breeding, and Genetics > Horse Breeding

Opinion on Freisian and Quarter horse cross?

This is a discussion on Opinion on Freisian and Quarter horse cross? within the Horse Breeding forums, part of the Horse Breeds, Breeding, and Genetics category

    Like Tree54Likes

     
    LinkBack Thread Tools
        04-26-2012, 12:53 PM
      #101
    Foal
    You should do what you want. This is your horse and your decision. But if it were me, I wouldn't. Only because the friesian has such distinct and bold features that really work best with other friesians. Many of these beautiful baroque breeds have been carefully bred for hundreds of years to perfection to represent the breed standard. These are noble, elegant creatures used to represent royalty and as such I think they should remain in that class. Of course, they are used for all sorts of purposes now but they remain dignified and noble in the way that only a friesian can. It would be a shame to dilute that with a stock horse. A quarter horse is a wonderful breed too and dignified in their own way. But to me (and this is only my opinion) they are just too drastically different. What is your intended use for the baby? Dressage? Jumping? Trails? Ask yourself this before you decide on a stallion. The cross should never be about looks but about your intended use for the offspring. I have ridden many friesians and they are wonderful but some disciplines are harder for them than others.
    Ripper and Viciousbliss like this.
         
    Sponsored Links
    Advertisement
     

    Thread Tools

    Similar Threads
    Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
    Show me your Quarter Horse or Quarter Cross EnglishGirl144 Horse Breeds 73 04-04-2012 01:35 PM
    opinion of circle j living quarter horse trailers julie51 Horse Trailers 4 08-22-2011 06:49 AM
    Quarter Horse cross? Equus_girl Horse Breeds 14 11-18-2009 11:36 AM
    Quarter horse cross breeding llgedeon Horse Breeding 30 07-25-2008 04:55 PM
    Morgan/Quarter horse cross??? horse_lover Horse Breeds 10 07-11-2008 12:43 AM



    All times are GMT -4. The time now is 07:46 AM.


    Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
    Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
    Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0