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  1. Thank his owner's, the Spoltores..IF I still...

    Thank his owner's, the Spoltores..IF I still owned him and had the chance I would have, but they were the generous ones, and have been stellar in getting this horse out, getting good trainers,...
  2. that's nearly the nicest thing anyone has said to...

    that's nearly the nicest thing anyone has said to me about one of my horses..He earned it, I had but a tiny role in his being him...I am so very glad to hear from those who were there and could get...
  3. never mind that last question..just found out....

    never mind that last question..just found out....
  4. hey thank you! I was hoping someone had been...

    hey thank you! I was hoping someone had been there and seen him. Guess he made a pretty good impression. He's 17.2h now, his mom is 14.3.. His yearling half sister (by Rosenthal) is with her new...
  5. Proud news....Our IronStone chosen as mount for 2014 World Cup Pentathol and shines!.

    Huge congrats to owners, the Spoltores, as IronStone does us all proud after being chosen as one of the mounts for the show jumping segment of the World Cup Pentathol held last week in Sarasota...
  6. I guess this shows one of the reasons I was so...

    I guess this shows one of the reasons I was so disturbed. BECAUSE the 'evaluation' was by a spectator, NOT a professional...and that the evaluation was innaccurate, so much so that you feel that you...
  7. well, if there is another foal from my program to...

    well, if there is another foal from my program to be registered, I'll inform the GOV inspectors that I am there, the foal is there, we've attended and there is no need for them to 'inspect' the...
  8. ok.. important point that is somehow being missed...

    ok.. important point that is somehow being missed by the few with the most to say.
    I am not 'another breeder peeved at my horse's criticism..Perhaps you don't get understand....
    I did NOT ask for...
  9. Yup! First time there...it was great...get in...

    Yup! First time there...it was great...get in touch!

    and thanks to the few who understood how I felt..to the rest, thank you for your imput...it was mostly polite and it was ingested...appreciate...
  10. Well, that wasn't my point. I was not concerned...

    Well, that wasn't my point. I was not concerned about the opinion, because as you said, everyone has an opinion. It was the publishing of the opinion and the inaccuracy of the statements that were...
  11. Not a cool thing to do....negative 'opinions' public...

    Sometime back, a comment was made here at COTH....
    regarding warmblood /arabian crosses...
    It was a bit disturbing to see it was from a long time member of this forum. And I assume (since I've...
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    And in relation to the OP’s question....

    And in relation to the OP’s question. DeLaurentis, Rosenthal, Ironman, Furst Impression, Sinatra Song..all worked so very well in our personal experience. and of course, the 'success' of such quality...
  13. Thank you! and I hope my contact tomorrow brings...

    Thank you! and I hope my contact tomorrow brings good news...He looks happy!!????
    Thanks, Grey, for asking....we need to connect!
  14. This is EXACTLY why I have chosen to make this...

    This is EXACTLY why I have chosen to make this year's filly my last foal.

    I soo appreciate all the feedback from everyone! I wish I could have bought him back, but his owner at first wanted more...
  15. UPDATE! Will see him in Oct! Has anyone seen IronStone?

    I just spoke to IronStone's new owners..They LOVE him, they've been patient with him, their son is showing him all over the the southeast in eventing competitions, and I will be able to see him show...
  16. We tried to employ a simple format (am not a...

    We tried to employ a simple format (am not a techy savvy person) with beautiful photographs, and bit of history of who we are, and easy navigation. Peggy Ingles of Entice-Design is wonderful...
  17. It’s been a long time…Since my initial thread was...

    It’s been a long time…Since my initial thread was started. A long time relative to the breeding business anyway. Some things have changed dramatically (as have so many things in all our lives), other...
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    grrrrrr! am slobbering over all that flashy stuff...

    grrrrrr! am slobbering over all that flashy stuff on the girl!!! so yummy...I LOVE color...
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    I am so impressed with the foals I've seen here...

    I am so impressed with the foals I've seen here this year..Maybe 'less is more'?? seems the quality is really across the board on bloodlines..And Rosa is the first foal I've had SERIOUS thoughts...
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    Well, I would hate to burden ANYONE, I've always...

    Well, I would hate to burden ANYONE, I've always felt it necessary accept responsibility for your own actions, no matter how awful the outcome! but I do appreciate your offer, I'll just try and make...
  21. As a breeder who uses HP stallions, I could not...

    As a breeder who uses HP stallions, I could not have said it better. I look at what the OFFSPRING are doing, that's what matters to us..Remember Secretariat?????
    A fabulous individual with...
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    ah yes....... I do remember that. and it's true,...

    ah yes....... I do remember that. and it's true, we've not ever had a real problem (as in being refused registration) in person...so don't know what became of the 'contraversy' at that time..we've...
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    thank you! it's extra special to finally be at a...

    thank you! it's extra special to finally be at a point in life where one can just sit back and enjoy the foals without goals, deadlines, timelines...Makes my heart sing to see her running on the...
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    Well, we normally go GOV...height issues? I guess...

    Well, we normally go GOV...height issues? I guess I don't understand. We've not ever had a problem with that. Our mare, DF China Doll has had 2 premium foals at GOV, one by Ironman, and the other by...
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    It's so neat to be able to share this special...

    It's so neat to be able to share this special pumpkin... It's been a couple of years since we've had any foals and I have SO missed the babes...thank you for all the compliments..I'm excited again...
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