is a name that encompasses the ideals and breeding strategies of
the partnership of Sheila MacLeod and Jane Holbrook. Rivergreen
the name associated with our horse breeding operation of the past
We have proudly produced young horses that have been sold across
South America. It was a credit to our thoroughbred stallion 'Eyes
(a once in a lifetime horse) and our Trakehner mares, that we were
breed sound, talented, and quality animals. We trust that it is
a name that
rings of integrity and success in the show ring.
Jane brings the competitive
edge to the partnership. A former member of
Canada's International Equestrian Team (Jumping), a successful hunter/jumper
rider and an aggressive 10 km road race specialist, she directs
to the winner's circle. Currently, she is an accredited senior Canadian
Equestrian Federation Hunter/Jumper judge, a steward, and a Canadian
Horse Inspector. She has accepted judging engagements across North
and in Bermuda.
has seen a few career changes - Registered Nurse, Secondary School
Teacher, farmer - all with time on the side to get a private pilot's
license; do some running and look after the farm. It is Sheila who
maintained a 40 year interest in the German Shepherd along with
part in the Rivergreen horse activities.
is 'Rivergreen' that we now attach to our kennel of German Shepherds
taking our direction from the German SV. The German Shepherd has
been a part of our farm operation but now we look forward to focusing
'breeding' expertise and integrity on the dogs. We are committed
standards set by the German SV and, as far as it is possible for
intend to follow those standards in our attempt to produce the 'total'