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  1. #1
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    Default Candyman babies

    Looking at a Candyman-and by JC mare Last Rose of Summer gelding that's just coming 3-
    anyone know much about Candyman and how his babies are-what he throws etc??? I've heard the Salute babies are super talented but quite arrogant but wondering if Candyman is like that.



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    My daughter's Junior Hunter, VanGogh, was by Candy Surprice (who was by Candyman). I understood they were thought to be difficult- yep. Ours was very sensitive and intelligent, beautiful mover and jumper- a wonderful, ,kind partner once he got going and through some rough spots, but he was extremely difficult to start.

    Maybe not the same stallion?



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    Do you mean the Candyman that stood locally that JvD owned...? Fairly young horse with a few babies on the ground? (I think they ended up gelding him if it's the same one...)
    "Adulthood? You're playing with ponies. That is, like, every 9 year old girl's dream. Adulthood?? You're rocking the HELL out of grade 6, girl."



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