2019 Vanderploeg North American Breeders Award

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Congratulations to Kristy Dye of Potosi, MO (Breeder) and Melvin Miller of Nappanee, IN (Owner) and their horse Camilla Rae FF (Julius 486 x Doaitsen 420) for winning the 2019 Vanderploeg North American Breeders Award.

The Vanderploeg Breeders award is to be awarded to the best 3 or 4 year old mare judged in each year’s North American keuring cycle. Primary criteria is the mare must be be born in North America to be eligible. This award will be awarded to the Breeder of record on the registration papers.

Congratulations also goes out to Antonia YL (Anton 343 x Norbert 444) owned and breed by D. Gary Young of Mona, UT for being the Reserve Champion.


  • The champion will receive a cash prize of $500.00 and the Reserve Champion will receive $250.00,
    payable to the breeder of record on the mare’s registration certificate. However, if the mare has been
    sold prior to the inspection and that transfer duly recorded prior to the inspection, the cash prize will be
    divided between the breeder and owner of record
  • The breeder of the winning mare will receive a special individual award

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