We hope you are doing well! We had a fun thing show up in the mail today. Below is a photo of the Westfalen Horse Association Newsletter here in the States. Alexander was asked to write about his experience horse shopping in Germany. Thought you would enjoy seeing it! Him and Raven are doing great together!
Alexander and Raven
Recently I’ve returned from Düsseldorf where I got a chance to see Anna’s best-trained horses. I must admit I was impressed to see so many and so beautiful and talented warmbloods there. They were calm, friendly and easy-going but what’s more important Anna showed me how to get along with them.
The place was like a 5-stars hotel - the stable was clean, spacious and comforta...
The horse shopping trip was Excellent. Anna was great to work with and was very flexible about location, dates, etc. I really appreciated the extra time and help to allow us to fly into Berlin, to get Lexi's saddle measurements done for his new custom saddle and taking care of all of the export traveling arrangements. I absolutely LOVE Lexi. He is a horse exactly as he was described (actually mayb...
Becky and Lexi
Frisbee is doing really well. We had a fabulous dressage show in March, gaining the 4 highest scores of the whole show, and that's from Lilo Fore as a judge, who is a judge of judges!
The horse shopping experience was very good. Stacy was very accommodating in enabling me to do what I needed to do to make sure that I was happy with Frisbee before I bought him. I appreciate that you let me take hi...
Penelope and Frisbee
The horse shopping trip was excellent. The best parts of the entire horse shopping experience for me were:
a) communication PRIOR to coming to shop i.e. questions always answered in a timely fashion and QUICK !!!! communication (unlike what I experienced in USA where I had to CHASE people down MULTIPLE times to get any response or questions answered............ that was the most frustrating thing...
Heather and Listek
I am so happy to have Esti as my young horse prospect. She is an ideal young horse: smart, talented, and so willing to learn. I was given the opportunity to try her in a new stable to see how she would react in new places and it was the best experience possible in making sure that the horse's personality is exactly as I hoped it would be. At the moment, she is training the 4 year old horses progra...
Beth and Esti