The FEI Dressage Committee held its second annual meeting in Turin (ITA) on 25 - 26 September at the kind invitation of the President of the Italian Equestrian Federation Ing. Cesare Croce. The members also had the opportunity to visit the venue
American Grand Prix dressage rider has a new rising talent at his disposal, Donnerbube III. Joann and Chuck Smith of Gypsy Wood Farms acquired the 7-year old Oldenburg licensed stallion Donnerbube III as a successor for Williams's Westfalian mare Rocher.
Rubels, the 2001 and 2002 World Young Dressage Horse Champion, has passed away. Rubels fractured the upper bone of his leg in an accident and after consulting several veterinarians, owner Renata Landa decided that it was in the horse's best interest to humanely put him down.