Opus Offspring

"I love my Opus daughter.  Perfect blend of athlete, temperament, and beauty."

"Opus did a wonderful job. The breeding achieved everything I was hoping for...refined the front end with a prettier face, more float in the trot, and of course that unmistakable Opus disposition!"

Owned by Ardis White


(Opus x Bashka)

  • Premium ISR/Oldenburg and AHHA approved

  • 8-time Horse of the Year winner (4 USDF & 4 ISR/Oldenburg)

  • multiple regional championship and DAD winner

  • Dam of Rashka (by Raymeister), highest scoring stallion in the history of U.S. testing


(Opus x Anna***)

  • 2006 USDF Mature Mare HOY

  • Premium ISR/Oldenburg  and AHHA approved

  • Multiple USDF championships



(Opus x Spatlaisse) 

  • 2008 FEI GAIG/USDF Jr Rider Champions (Region 2)

  • 2008 USDF Jr Young Rider team

  • 2014 Brentina Cup Reserve Champion

Owned/ridden by Katrina Hiller



(Opus x Dionysus) 

  • 18th in 2006 USDF Horse of the Year rankings

  • Champion 2004 Stallion Performance Short Test

  • ISR/Oldenburg lifetime approved breeding stallion


Owned by KYB Dressage client Ginna Franz



O' She's Gauguin*

 Opus x Gauliana de Gauguin

  • 2008 & 2009 USDF HOY, Mature Horse Yeld Mare

  • 2008 ISR/Oldenburg All Breeds Bred Mare HOY

  • 2006 Regional Res. Grand Champion Mare

  • High-score filly and mare at both her inspections, scoring 8.5 on movement

  • 2006 filly was Regional Champion and USDF Weanling Fillie Res. HOY

  • 2009 colt was USDF Weanling Colts & Geldings Horse of the Year

  • 2011 colt is licensed for breeding by ISR/Oldenburg

  • All premium foals



(Opus x Syprys v. Frohwind)  

  • Site Champion Filly at ISR/Old inspection

  • 3 yo Champion Mare at the 2005, ISR/Old, GA inspection site

  • Shown once at dressage & was high point of show

  • Winning at Open Hunters since 2008

Bred and owned by Lonnie Peterson.

Only Money Honey*

 (Opus x St. Pr. Bankett)  

  • Premium ISR/Oldenburg mare

  • Champion mare of inspection site

Owned by client of Sorenson Equestrian Park



O' Pretty Lady *

 (Opus x Private Lady)

  • Premium ISR/Oldenburg mare

  • Top 5 Dressage at Devon

  • 2006, first foal, a filly by Contendro, is premium ISR/Old

  • 2009, premium ISR/Old colt by Versache, top 3 in US w/ an 8.5

Owned by Laurie McLaughlin


(Opus x Elite Goliad***)

  • At her first show, Onastacia earned a 79% under saddle

  • At DAD 2005, won the Born in the USA Award for 3yo fillies


Owned by Nadine DeYoung




(Opus x Bashka)

  • High scoring mare at her ISR/Oldenburg inspection 

  • Multiple USDF Championships

  • Daughter Rehlein ('05, by Raymeister) has multiple USDF and regional championships

  • Romeo: 2012 premium colt by Rousseau won the 2012 Hassler Dressage Breeders Challenge Sweepstakes, earning 9 for his canter.

Owned by Jill Schabel


(Opus x Miss Nickle Annie)

  • 2002 Premium ISR/Oldenburg mare

  • High score (109) at her inspection site


  • First two foals, premium colts, both Res. Ch. of inspection site

  • Dam of highest scoring foal ever in the U.S. for the ISR/Oldenburg registry (9 movement, 8.8 overall), a 2015 colt by Champion's Devito 

  • Her Swedish Warmblood gelding Washburn SW (by Wolkentanz II) Bred/owned by Kate Fleming-Kuhn, has won numerous USDF regional and national championships.

  • her owner describes here as  "a beautiful mare with an extraordinary temperament."

Owned by Katrina Schmitt and THANKS-A-LOT Farm


(Opus x Salado*)

  • Premium colt and site champion

  • top 3 in IHJA Pre- and Baby Green

  • Winner first time shown in jumpers at rated show



(Opus x Millie)



Bred by Kathy Kopp



(Opus x Bashka)

  • ISR/Oldenburg premium mare

  • 2006 Winner DAD 3yo Filly Materiale

  • Multiple USDF championships in hand

Bred by Roy and Jane Dunlap



(Opus x St. Pr. Roma I)  (2003) 

  • 2005 and 2006 USDF ISR/Oldenburg HOY

  • RPSI Book 2 stallion

  • Multiple regional championships

  • 2006 Winner DAD 3yo Suitability

Owned by Kathleen Kopp



Oliver Twist 

(Opus x First Class Lady)

  • Won at his first show and was Reserve Champion Young Horse

  • Qualified for 2004 Regional Championships

  • Top 2 in AHSA Hunter Breeding classes only times shown


(Opus x Dionysus)

  • Premium ISR/Oldenburg filly

  • sold as weanling

Owned by Lynette Pasley


Ever Ember



Bred and owened by Dr. Melissa Malone


O' So Friendly




      Opus x Friendly Furiosa  (2005)

  • 2010 USDF DSHB  Bred Mare Horse of the Year

  • 2008 - 3rd in USDF HOY 3 YO Fillies

  • 2008 - 4th in USDF HOY 3 YO Materiale

Oleander (Oliver)


Opus x Will O The Wisp v. Walk on Top (2005)

  • Colt champion and Gold premium at his RPSI inspection

  • 8.4 on movement

Bred and Owned by Hopeful Farm Sport Horses


Opus x Cora de Bella (2006)

  • First breed show scored 78.4

"Opus did a wonderful job. The breeding achieved everything I was hoping for...refined the front end with a prettier face, more float in the trot, and of course that unmistakable Opus disposition!"

Bred & Owned by Gretta Pell



Opus x SAIA*/Walk on Top (2006)

  • 2006 ISR/Old GA Inspection Site Champion

Bred/owned by Lonnie Peterson



Opus x  Syprys v. Frohwind (2007)

  • Premium colt, scored 8.3 at his inspection, 8.4 on type

Bred by Lonnie Peterson





Opus x Tiger (2007)




Bred and owned by Melissa Moran

Full Moon Rising


Opus x Syprys/Frohwind  (2008)

  • Premium ISR/Oldenburg Filly and High Score Award, 3rd Place, of a very large GIHP inspection (overall 8.2, 8.4 for movement).  Inspector commented, "it is hard to find fault with this filly."

  • First show won 3'3'' hunter class and 5th in Hunter Derby

Bred by Lonnie Petersen, owned by Diana Harris

Orphan Annie


Opus x Spatlaisse/Spartan (2008)



Owned by Carol Czajkowski

Olympic Rubio


Opus x Roux Bien Bleu/ Rubinstein/ Inschallah/ Furioso II/ Gotthard - 2008


  • Premium ISR/Old colt (8.5)

  • 2008 USDF HOY Weanling Colt or Gelding

  • Young Horse Champion at  his first three shows with scores as high as 81.9%.  He is undefeated thusfar.



Opus x EM Windspiel (Weltmeyer/Argentan/Pik Koenig) (2009)


Approved stallion with ISR/Oldenburg NA

Highest dressage score at his stallion inspection


2011 USDF All Breeds 2 yo Colt or Gelding ISR/Oldenburg Horse of the Year


2012 GAIG/USDF Region 4 Three Year Old Colts & Geldings Champion


2013 USDF Sport Horse Series Final Mature Horse Stallion North Central Reserve Champion


2013 DAD 2nd in Suitability and 6th in USDF YH Test for 4 Year Olds

2015 GAIG/USDF Breeders Championship North Central Series Mature Stallion Champion

USDF HOY 3rd Level Freestyle Champion



Opus x Skye (2009)


Bred and owned by April Noel

O' She's Gauguin II


Opus x Gauliana de Gauguin/Gauguin de Lully (2009) 


  • Premium ISR/Oldenburg filly (8.0)

JZ's Sassy Princess


Opus x Chantilly  (2009)

Bred and owned by Tina Zehnder


  • Scored 79% at her Belgian Warmblood inspection, and was 2nd highest score of the day

  • 2018 Reserve SWDS Champion, Region 9


"This winter (2018) we will be working on one tempis (she already has her two tempis). She has her piaffe and passage. We are hoping a Gold Medal will be in our future. She has been a talented expressive partner who has made me a much better rider."

O' Pierre


Opus x Draco/Del Piero  (2011)


Certified breeding license from ISR/Oldenburg NA


Owned by Robin Birk of Timber Ridge Farm https://www.timberridgeeqcenter.com/



Opus x Utanga/Contango (2011)


bred and owned by Lisa Vorkapic



Opus x Diva (2012)



Bred and owned by Denise Hanna

O' She's a Wild One


Opus x Freesia  (2012)


Bred and owned by Stephanie Celander

O Juliet


Opus x R Juliet by Raymeister (2012)


Owned by Lisa Vorkapic



Opus x Mersadies by Ratibor  (2013)


Bred/owned by Eowyn Brewer, Serendipity Farm Sport Horses


Opus x Desi (2015)

Owned by  Elaine Sniatynsky


(Opus x Brava Cor Ray)

2017 Premium ISR/Oldenburg colt

USDF DSHB 2017 Colt/Gelding Horse of the Year

photo of O'Boy and his dam

Valhalla ('Kip')

Opus x Passion Bucket xx (2019)

Premium ISR/Oldenburg colt

Bred/owned by Michelle Benz, White Bridge Stables

'Till Evening

(Opus x Evening After) - 2000

  • former IHJA Res Conformation Hunter of the Year

  • 2006 IHJA Hunter of the Year w/ AO

Owned by Deborah Stofan

Tiger Lilly 2000

Ubilee II


Opus x Dionysus  (2002)

  • At his first show, only a month after breaking, he earned a 72%


Owned by Grand Prix rider/trainer, Lisa Smit

O' Loverboy


Opus x Gana de Gauguin  (2005)

  • Premium ISR/Oldenburg colt

  • Grand Champion of his first show

  • Leading USDF colt for most of 2005

Oh How Precious


Opus x I Think So  (2006)

  • Premium ISR/Oldenburg filly

Bred and owned by Kate Smith


Opus x Kianti  (2006)

  • Premium ISR/Oldenburg colt

  • High score of inspection (8.2)

Bred and owned by Janet Clements


Opus x Papillion Grise xx/Hot Oil (2007)

  • Premium ISR/Oldenburg filly

Bred and owned by Ellen Foster

2013 born colt, by Opus* out of Rhapsody*, owner/breeder : Merry R. Bowman, Leavenworth, KS
2018 Young Horse Show Series, West End Farm, ISR Oldenburg N. A. Award:
- Dressage Test, 1st place, 68.5%
- 5 Year Old Flat Under Saddle, 1st place, 7.58