- Registered Name Just the Best
- Registration # 840025 91.12291
- Birthdate July 21, 1991
- Color and Markings Bay; star.
- Height 16.2h, 167cm
- Breeding Fee $2,000
- KWPN Surcharge - Beginning 2015, the surcharge is included in the foal registration.
- Specific Terms, Fees and Conditions $500 Booking fee and first collection included in breeding fee. Live Foal Guarantee.
- Semen Available Fresh: Yes; Frozen: Yes
- EVA Test Sero-negative 1993. Vaccinated annually.
- Breeder Tish Quirk, California, USA
Rancho Santa Fe, CA
Carlsbad, CA 92009
760-431-8848 or 858-759-1875 Fax
KWPN Breeding Designation Approved Hunter Type
In 2003, the NA/WPN announced the introduction of the new Hunter breeding direction in North America. Just the Best was invited to be a part of the initial start up of this breding direction based on his own accomplishments and that of his children.
Sport Results in North America
KWPN Dutch Hunter Foundation Sire
- 2006 - 2007: Leading Sire 2006/2007 USEF national Hunter Breeding Championship West.
- 2006: Leading Sire – Sallie B. Wheeler/USEF Nat’l Hunter Breeding Championship West. 100% 1st premium foals KWPN keuring.
- 2000: Ch Reg Working Hunter Harvest Festival II.
- 1998: Ch Working Hunter, Del Mar Spring. 1999: Res Ch Green Conf Hunter, Del Mar Fall Classic.
- 1992: 1st premium, Top Ten. 1993: Res Ch Breeders’ Challenge IHF.
Offsprings’ Sport Results in North America
- 2015: Just a Star- Champion Yearling Filly Sallie B. Wheeler/ US National Hunter Breeding Championship and International Hunter Futurity. Top KWPN horse.
- 2014: Just Dance- winner Yearling Fillies and Reserve Best Young Horse, Sallie B. Wheeler/US National Hunter Breeding Championship. Winner Yearling Fillies and Best Overall Filly, International Hunter Futurity. Top KWPN horse.
- 2012: All the Best Res Ch 1st Yr Hunter at first show at 3’6”. F. Just Right Ch IHF 2-YO Hunter U/S.
- 2011: All The Best Ch Pre-Green Hunter at first show over fences. F. Just Right KWPN Nat'l Ch Hunter Breeding Yearling.
- 2010: Just Breathe 1st PA Bred Yearling Colts/Geldings, Devon Horse show; Gr. Ch. Yearling at 1st PA bred Yearling Colt Jackpot, Gr. Ch. Yearling, PA Hunter Breeders’ Futurity. Ever So Lucky 1st Yearling Colts/Geldings, Res. Best Young Horse, IHF West.
- 2009 Perfect Luck keur and 1st place Hunter Mares KWPN Top fives. America. Zabest - IHF West Champ 5 Yr. Old Hunter Classic; Just Sasha IHF West Res. Champ 5-Yr-Old Classic; Just Enough - Champion Pennsylvania Bred 3-Yr-Old at Devon
- 2008: Zabest - IHF West Res. Champ 4-Yr-Old & Ch. Hunter U/S; Just Sasha - IHF West Grand Champ 4-Yr-Old, 1st Conf Over Fences & 1st Working Over Fences.
- 2007: Just Sasha - IHF West Grand Champ 3 Yr. Old 1st Over Fences & 1st U/S; Best Ever IHF Ch 3-Yr-Old Colt & Res Ch Conf Hunter; Asteria- Champ 2-Yr-Old Filly IHF Finals, Sentimental Res Ch IHF Finals 2-Yr-Old Fillies; Just Like That - Reserve Champion IHF West 2-Yr-Old U/S; Zabest - USEF Zone 10 H/B HOY, IHF West Ch 3-Yr-Old Filly; Asteria IHF Finals Ch. 2-Yr-Old Filly; Best Of All - KWPN 1st Premium, Res. Ch. BYH at Del Mar Nat’l., Res. Ch. IHF Yrlng. Colts and Geldings.
- 2006: Just In Time - KWPN 1st Premium Stb and Ster, KWPN 1st in NA Hunter Movement; Zabest - 1st Premium KWPN, 1st KWPN in NA Hunter Type, USEF Zone 10 HOY H/B, IHF West Ch. 2-Yr-Old Filly, PHR Silver Stirrup Zone 10 HOY; All the Best - USEF Nat’l H/B Championship West BYH & CH Yearling Colt, USEF Zone 10 Yearling H/B HOY; PHR Zone 10 Yearling H/B HOY, IHF West CH H/B Yearling Colt & Res. Ch. BYH, KWPN 1st Premium & 1st in N.A.
- 2005: Pure Luck - Ch $500 A/A Hunter Classic and A/A Show Ch.L.A. Int’l Jump. Fest.; Just In Time - Ch 3-Yr-Old Filly Nat’l HB Championship West, Ch 3-Yr-Old PHR Zone 10, PCHA H/B HOY; Zabest - Ch Yrlng USEF Zone 10 HOY H/B, Ch Yrlng Filly IHF West.
- 2004 Just In Time - IHF West Ch. 2-Yr-Old Hunter U/S & 2 Yr. HB Ch.
- 2003 Just Plain Lucky - PHR Reg 3 Silver Stirrup HOY Trning and Level 1 Dressage; Just In Time - USAE Zone 10 HB. Yearling. HOY, PHR Silver Stirrup HB Nat’l HB HOY.
- 2002 Uhlan - Ch. HB Yearling Colts & Res. Ch. BYH. NW Breeders Classic.
- 2001 Suggest The Best - AHSA Zone 7 HB2 Yr-Old HB HOY; R. Best Yet - Gr. Ch IHF West;
The Best of Times - AHSA Zone 10 HB Yrlng & Res. Ch. AHSA HOY; Pure Luck - Zone 10 HOY Childrens Hunter & Ch. Multiple Chld. Hunter Classics; So Just Royal - Winner Non-TB 2-Yr-Old at Devon; Time Will Tell - BYH at Kentucky Nat’l.
- 2000 Best Valentine - Res. Ch. IHF West 4-Year-Old Hunter; Suggest The Best - AHSA Zone 7 HB Yearling HOY. Pure Luck - Grand Ch. IHF West 4-Yr-Old Hunter.
- 1998 Best Valentine - Ch. 2 Yr-Old Colt IHF West and IHF West Finals; Just Plain Lucky - Res. Ch. Yrlng Colt IHF West and Ch. Yearling. Colt IHF West Finals.