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The state of Schleswig-Holstein in the north of Germany has been famous for its horses since medieval times. The modern Holstein horse, or Holsteiner, is the outcome of centuries of knowledgeable horsemanship and breeding. Today, these superb warmblood athletes are the first choice of many top-ranking riders in show jumping, dressage and eventing. Breeders who produce and sell a Holstein are experts in maintaining the sought-after qualities of their breed. When equestrians buy a Holstein, their registered horse will have been marked as a foal with the crowned brand and a life number on the left hip to identify them.

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Holstein, Stallion, 3 years, Chestnut-Red
F: ALMORETTO | MF: DASHING BLADE XX
Eventing - Dressage - Jumping
Gestüt Kollmoor
DE-25524
Kollmoor
price range
10,000 € to 15,000 € / ~11,290 $ to 16,934 $
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Holstein, Stallion, 1 year, 16 hh, Bay
F: CATOO | MF: PERON
Eventing - Dressage - Jumping
Holsteiner Oberpfalz
DE-92278
Illschwang
price range
5,000 € to 10,000 € / ~5,646 $ to 11,289 $
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Holstein, Stallion, Foal (03/2020), Brown
F: MILLION DOLLAR | MF: C-TRENTON Z
Jumping - Leisure - Eventing
DE-91522
Ansbach
price range
5,000 € to 10,000 € / ~5,646 $ to 11,289 $
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Holstein, Gelding, 5 years, 16 hh, Chestnut
F: CASALL LA SILLA | MF: COR DE LA BRYERE
Jumping - Dressage - Eventing
Karle Costa Sporthorses
DE-89547
Gerstetten
price range
25,000 € to 40,000 € / ~28,224 $ to 45,156 $
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Holstein, Mare, Foal (04/2020), Bay-Dark
F: CASALL | MF: COLMANDER
Jumping
DE-24963
Jerrishoe
ONO ~9,031 $8,000 €
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Holstein, Stallion, 1 year, Brown
F: MILLON DOLAR BWP | MF: NERRADO
Jumping - Dressage - Eventing
DE-25492
Heist
ONO ~6,773 $6,000 €
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Holstein, Stallion, Foal (05/2020), 11.1 hh, Brown
F: BIG STAR | MF: NEKTON HOLSTEINER
Jumping
DE-22395
Hamburg
ONO ~28,223 $25,000 €
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Holstein, Gelding, 5 years, 16.2 hh, Brown
F: CASALL | MF: CORRADO 1 HOL
Jumping
DE-23744
Schönwalde am Bungsberg
~20,320 $18,000 €
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Holstein, Stallion, 2 years, 14.3 hh, Brown
F: CASALITO | MF: LAVALL I
Jumping
Ponyforum GmbH Vermarktungsstützpunkt
DE-34431
Marsberg
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Holstein, Mare, 6 years, 16.1 hh, Bay-Dark
F: CASALL | MF: CASSINI I
Jumping - Show Hunter - Breeding - Working Equitation
SR Sportpferde
DE-06242
Braunsbedra
~40,640 $36,000 €
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Holstein, Gelding, 8 years, 16.3 hh, Brown
F: CASSILANO | MF: CONTENDER (HOLST)
Jumping - Show Hunter - Working Equitation
SR Sportpferde
DE-04774
Dahlen
ONO ~50,801 $45,000 €
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Holstein, Gelding, 5 years, 16.2 hh, Bay-Dark
F: F-ONE USA | MF: RAMIRO
Jumping
SR Sportpferde
DE-04774
Dahlen ( Börln )
ONO ~28,223 $25,000 €
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Holstein, Stallion, 1 year, 16.1 hh, Brown
F: CASTINO | MF: HERALDIK XX
Jumping
Landwirtschafts Betrieb
DE-39579
Möllendorf
~11,289 $10,000 €
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Holstein, Mare, 4 years, 17 hh, Brown
F: CASIRO I | MF: CHRISTO
Dressage - Leisure - Jumping
DE-49832
Beesten
ONO ~16,821 $14,900 €
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Holstein, Stallion, Foal (04/2020), Chestnut-Red
F: FOR TREASURE | MF: NASSAU
Jumping - Dressage - Leisure - Eventing
Stall Wacholderheide
DE-29584
Himbergen
price on application
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Holstein, Stallion, Foal (03/2020), Brown
F: MILLION DOLLAR | MF: C-TRENTON Z
Jumping - Leisure - Eventing
DE-91522
Ansbach
price range
5,000 € to 10,000 € / ~5,646 $ to 11,289 $
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Golden
including video
Holstein, Gelding, 6 years, 17.2 hh, Brown
F: CASALITO | MF: CANTO
Jumping - Dressage - Leisure
DE-85276
Pfaffenhofen an der Ilm
~14,676 $13,000 €
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Golden
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Holstein, Mare, 5 years, 16 hh, Brown
F: STANFOUR | MF: CONTENDER
Jumping
Jessica Witt
DE-56626
Andernach
~14,111 $12,500 €
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Platinum
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Holstein, Mare, 4 years, 16.2 hh, Brown
F: CALINELLO | MF: CAPITOL I (HOLST.)
Jumping
Hengststation Maas J. Hell
DE-25365
Klein Offenseth-Sparrieshoop
ONO ~13,547 $12,000 €
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Holstein, Gelding, 9 years, 16.1 hh, Brown
F: FOR EVER JUMP | MF: LEVISTO
Jumping
Hengststation Maas J. Hell
DE-25365
Klein Offenseth-Sparrieshoop
~50,801 $45,000 €
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Holstein, Gelding, 7 years, 16.1 hh, Brown
F: DIAMANT DE SEMILLY | MF: CALATO
Jumping
Hengststation Maas J. Hell
DE-25365
Klein Offenseth-Sparrieshoop
~45,156 $40,000 €
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Holstein, Gelding, 5 years, 16 hh, Brown
F: CLASS DE LUXE | MF: CORIANO
Jumping
Hengststation Maas J. Hell
DE-25365
Klein Offenseth-Sparrieshoop
~22,578 $20,000 €
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Holstein, Gelding, 11 years, 17.1 hh, Bay-Dark
F: CARENTAN | MF: CHELLO I
Jumping
Hengststation Maas J. Hell
DE-25365
Klein Offenseth-Sparrieshoop
~62,090 $55,000 €
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Holstein, Gelding, 6 years, 16.2 hh, Brown
F: CASH AND CARRY | MF: ACORD II
Jumping
Hengststation Maas J. Hell
DE-25365
Klein Offenseth-Sparrieshoop
~28,223 $25,000 €
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Use and characteristics of the Holstein

Standing between 16 hands (64 inches/163 cm) and 17 hands (68 inches/173 cm) high, Holsteins are excellent riding and competition horses. Breeders and trainers who sell a Holstein maintain their quality and height by setting conformation and minimum height standards for both stallions and mares. This means that any riders planning to buy a Holstein know their chosen horses are the outcome of highly selective breeding by experts. Black, dark bay and brown coat colours predominate, though there are chestnut and grey Holsteins as well. Pinto, spotted and palomino colours are viewed as non-Holstein colouring, though this is complicated by the fact that one Holstein sire did produce palomino and buckskin (dun) horses. Above all, Holsteins are athletes with great scope, or span, in jumping. Their athleticism can be seen in the bascule - the elevated, rounded jump that clears obstacles with ease and grace. It shows in their active, extended movement, too, which is often described as “elastic”.

Origin and history of breeding Holsteins

The modern Holstein is a warmblood. This means it carries the genes of horses that are described as hot-blooded, such as the Arab horse, as well as “cold-blooded” ancestry from northern European types. Horses from Holstein played a key role throughout some of Europe’s most troubled times. As with so many European breeds, some of the earliest ancestors of the Holstein were probably wild or semi-feral stock, running in the marshes alongside the Elbe River. The recorded history of a breed here begins with a reference in 1285 to horses bred by monks, who were given permission to graze their horses on land near their monastery at Uetersen. In the 1300s, there is a record of a donation by the monks of two young horses to the local landowners at Neumünster. Monastic bred horses for warfare were an important part of the European economy. During the 16th and 17th centuries, as Neapolitan and Spanish warhorses gradually replaced medieval destriers, breeders in Schleswig-Holstein adapted and thrived. A royal stud was established at Esserom by Christian V in the 17th century, and the famous white horses began to be bred. In the early 1800s, with a demand for carriage and coach horses increasing, Yorkshire Coach Horse stallions were imported. For much of their history, Schleswig and Holstein were independent duchies. When Prussia annexed them in the 19th century, the Prussians established the Traventhal Stud. Today, the German Holsteiner Verband strictly controls the quality of the breed, and the results speak for themselves, with Holstein horses consistently performing and winning at Olympic level.

Holsteins in equestrianism

During the 19th and 20th centuries, horses of many breeds, including the grey Anglo-Arab Ramzes AA, the TB Cottage Son XX, and the Selle Français Cor de la Bryére, contributed to the breeding programme. The history of the Holstein horse is a textbook example of how experienced breeders successfully adapt to meet changing needs.

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