Quality control: what does that actually mean?
It is very well explained on our website under the heading mission / vision: What is self-evident for human nutrition also applies to horse nutrition at Pavo: the quality of the feed must be absolutely impeccable and meet the highest requirements. In this article we would like to explain how we ensure such high quality and how we guarantee it.
Pavo embraces 8 promises to my horse from the KNHS
The Dutch Equestrian Federation KNHS recently drew up the '8 promises to my horse'. With this, the KNHS wants to convey what they stand for and how we should deal with our horses. As a partner of the KNHS, Pavo also embraces these promises.
In the feed trough of Blue Hors Fifty Cent
In the section 'In the feed trough of...' we show you what a horse gets to eat. This time Princess Nathalie of Sayn-Wittgenstein-Berleburg tells us about feeding her dressage horse Blue Hors Fifty Cent.
Marcus Ehning and Pavo support the youngsters
At the beautiful Whitsun tournament of the ZRFV Borken, at Marcus Ehning's facility, there was a special prize for the young riders. In each of the four divisions, the three first place winners could win a training day with the professional Marcus Ehning, including feeding advice with Pavo.
Heijkoop: 'Mac Toto doesn't need much'
Danielle Heijkoop won the Pavo Cup final with 6-year-old Mac Toto in mid-August in Ermelo. Last year this combination was already successful with a third place for the five-year-old and, during the Dutch Championships ZZ-Zwaar this spring, the duo also finished in third place. Time to find out more about this successful combination. How does Heijkoop ensure that Mac Toto can peak at the right time?
Bram Chardon European Champion Four-in-Hand Driving
Pavo sponsor rider Bram Chardon managed to secure the gold medal at the European Championship Four- in- hand driving in Exloo last weekend. He had a strong championship. After the dressage, Chardon was in second place. After a strong marathon, he took the lead and did not relinquish it including the Cones as well.
We are pleased to announce that Helen Langehanenberg's sponsorship contract has been extended.
Since 2015 this partnership has existed and it's wonderful to see it continue. It's great to see how Helen Langehanenberg's horses have developed over time.
In the feed trough of dressagehorse Fuerstenglory
In the section 'In the feed trough of...' we show you what a horse gets to eat. This time Servero Jurado López tells us about feeding his Grand Prix dressage horse Fuerstenglory.
Extreme U.S., Mac Toto and Everest winners Pavo Cup 2023
The final of the Pavo Cup 2023, which took place last weekend in Ermelo, has a number of great winners. The Pavo Cup is the competition in the Netherlands for four, five and six-year-old dressage horses. They are judged on their natural aptitude and qualities. The competition consists of a number of pre-selections, a semi-final and a final.
Sponsor rider Jamila Berg prepares for World Championships
Pavo sponsor rider, Jamila Berg, represents her country Sweden at the World Championships for Icelandic horses. The event is scheduled from 8-13 August in Oirschot, the Netherlands. The rider is now busy with her final preparations to appear as good as possible right from the start.
Pavo Cup preselections start
The first Pavo Cup preselection will take place tomorrow in Delft. With this, the West region kicks off the total of five preselections. Following that, the selection competitions will take place in the Netherlands on 20 July in Ermelo (East), 26 July in Tolbert (North) and 28 July in De Mortel (South). On 21 July, the preselection for Belgium is scheduled to take place in Turnhout.
In the feed trough of eventinghorse Vesuve D'aveyron
In the section 'In the feed trough of...' we show you what a horse gets to eat. We kick off this new section with Vesuve D'aveyron, horse of eventing rider Merel Blom.
Bram Chardon: 'Pavo's sponsorship gives us unlimited access to knowledge'
Four-horse rider, Bram Chardon, doesn't really know for how long his father is sponsored by Pavo. This year, the contract with the Chardon family has been extended again. "We have a great co-operation with Pavo and we do not feel any pressure from them to perform. Pavo really thinks along the lines of making the horses better and are very open and relaxed in this", says Bram Chardon.
The true master of jumping
He has just become German Champion for the second time and is also a triple legend in Aachen: Marcus Ehning won the Grand Prix at Aachen in show jumping for the third time at the end of the CHIO. He prevailed on Sunday (02.07.2023) with stallion Stargold in a dramatic jump-off.
Pavo Podo®: scientifically proven concept for strong bones
Pavo Podo® is a unique and scientifically proven concept that reduces the chance of developing OC(D) in the first year of life by up to 50%. The concept consists of a total of 6 products for pregnant and lactating mares and the growing foal. "For healthy bone development, it is important that foals and young horses get the right nutrients in the right amount and in the right proportion," explains Pleun Broeren, nutritionist at Pavo.
Merel Blom: 'Pavo is more than just a sponsor, it's a real collaboration'
Eventing amazon, Merel Blom, renewed her sponsorship contract with Pavo last month. This is something that not only Pavo, but also Blom, is very happy with. "I can always consult with the people of Pavo about feeding my horses. Only the combination of good work together with good feed ensures that I can achieve success," says Blom.
10 years of Pavo and ForFarmers: 'Horse health always comes first'
It has been 10 years since Pavo became part of ForFarmers. A lot has happened in these ten years and Pavo has made huge leaps in terms of development in several areas. "But in everything we do, the health of the horse comes first," says Pavo director Aart Freriks. Pieter Wolleswinkel, CEO of ForFarmers, agrees and adds: "Pavo has grown into one of the growth engines of our company in recent years."
Valuable collaboration between De Paardenkamp and Pavo
'The Day of the Older Horse' is on the program again this weekend at De Paardenkamp in Soest. As usual, Pavo is here again. Being present at these events is only a small part of the many years of cooperation between Pavo and De Paardenkamp. The foundation played a crucial role in the development of Pavo products aimed at the older horse.
Well-being is first in the Pavo Cup: 'The maximum warning period now begins'
During all matches of the Dutch Pavo Cup, well-being is high on the agenda. Pieter Wiersinga is one of the controllers who will be present at these competitions. He explains what he pays attention to and what he encounters during his work as an inspector.
Getting to know various facets during internship at Pavo
Veronique Faber recently did an internship at Pavo in the product management department. During this internship she had the opportunity to take a look behind the scenes at the development of new products and the introduction of these products into the market.
Pavo Podcast - a great success in Denmark!
The Danish Pavo team has recently launched several Pavo Podcasts. Seven different food-related podcasts, under the name Pavocast, can already be found on the various platforms. No fewer than 5 more are planned for the coming months.
Ehning and Pavo support young riders
During the traditional Pentecost competition of ZRFV Borken , Pavo sponsored the prizes of the M* and M** junior categories. The competition took place at the complex of sponsor rider Marcus Ehning 'Sportpferde Ehning'.
Funky Fred's retirement
At the Pfingst-tournament of the ZRFV Borken Funky Fred said goodbye to the sport.The 18-year-old stallion achieved several high placings in international show jumping under Ehning. Remarkably, Ehning has ridden both Frunky's sire For Pleasure and his dam Panama at a high level in show jumping.
Pavo visible with a strong partners in Denmark
Thanks to a good cooperation with Helgstrand and the Danish riding associations, Pavo is clearly visible in Denmark. Various things are planned for the coming months.